General Characteristics Number Percent U.S.
Total population 17,304
Male 8,409 48.6 49.1%
Female 8,895 51.4 50.9%
Median age (years) 38.7 (X) 35.3
Under 5 years 854 6.3 6.8%
18 years and over 10,121 74.2 74.3%
65 years and over 1,917 14.1 12.4%
One race 13,468 98.7 97.6%
White 11,786 86.8 75.1%
Black or African American 1,169 7.6 12.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native 12 0.1 0.9%
Asian 448 3.8 3.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0 0.1%
Some other race 53 1.8 5.5%
Two or more races 173 1.3 2.4%
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 146 1.1 12.5%
Household population 13,239 97.1 97.2%
Group quarters population 402 2.9 2.8%
Average household size 2.58 (X) 2.59
Average family size 3.09 (X) 3.14
Total housing units 5,435
Occupied housing units 5,140 94.6 91.0%
Owner-occupied housing units 3,880 75.5 66.2%
Renter-occupied housing units 1,260 24.5 33.8%
Vacant housing units 295 5.4 9.0%

Social Characteristics

Number

Percent

U.S.
Population 25 years and over 11,692
High school graduate or higher 94 80.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher 26.3 24.4%
Civilian veterans
(civilian population 18 years and over)
900 11.3 12.7%
Disability status
(population 5 years and over)
1,127 11.5 19.3%
Foreign born 743 6.8 11.1%
Male, Now married, except separated
(population 15 years and over)
2,682 66.1 56.7%
Female, Now married, except separated
(population 15 years and over)
2,808 63.1 52.1%
Speak a language other than English at
home (population 5 years and over)
986 9.7 17.9%

Economic Characteristics

Number

Percent

U.S.
In labor force
(population 16 years and over)
6,933 68 % 63.9%
Mean travel time to work in minutes
(workers 16 years and older)
21.5 (X) 25.5
Median household income in 2010 (dollars) 69,294 (X) 41,994
Median family income in 1999 (dollars) 64,267 (X) 50,046
Per capita income in 1999 (dollars) 27,106 (X) 21,587
Families below poverty level 2.6 9.2%
Individuals below poverty level 3.5 12.4%

Housing Characteristics

Number

Percent

U.S.
Single-family owner-occupied homes 3,613
Median value (dollars) 151,700 (X) 119,600
Median of selected monthly owner costs (X) (X)
With a mortgage (dollars) 2,768 (X) 1,088
Not mortgaged (dollars) 845 (X) 295

(X) Not applicable

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Summary File 1 (SF 1) and Summary File 3 (SF 3)

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