independence Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 157 4.7 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,662 50.0 % 32.6 %
Some College 692 20.8 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 648 19.5 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 162 4.9 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,059 92.1 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 661 19.9 % 19.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 5,986 - -
19 years old and under 1,501 25.1 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 1,847 30.9 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 1,387 23.2 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,251 20.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 5,486 97.3 % 84.6 %
Spanish 146 2.6 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 9 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 595 27.2 % 33.5 %
Married 1,222 55.9 % 50.5 %
Separated 40 1.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 329 15.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,807 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,575 91.7 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 232 8.3 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,213 78.8 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 108 3.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 70 2.5 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 185 6.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 80 2.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 73 2.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 46 1.6 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 32 1.1 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 389 13.9 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 193 6.9 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 476 17.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 235 8.4 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 414 14.7 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 843 30.0 % 13.0 %
Electric 322 11.5 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 15 0.5 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 2,197 78.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 33 1.2 % 4.1 %
Wood 8 0.3 % 1.8 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 5,833 97.4 % 75.5 %
African-American 45 0.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 18 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 62 1.0 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 28 0.5 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 50,036 55,775
Median Family Income 67,656 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 27,597 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 53.33 %
  • Temperature 72.29 ℉
  • Rainfall 5.33 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 5.91
    [CDD] 1.91
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.01 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com