independence Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 220 4.6 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,746 36.2 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,673 34.6 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 794 16.4 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 396 8.2 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 4,332 89.7 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 980 20.3 % 20.3 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 9,282 - -
19 years old and under 2,916 31.4 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 2,744 29.6 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 2,238 24.1 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,384 14.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 8,095 96.0 % 84.8 %
Spanish 339 4.0 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 754 24.0 % 33.2 %
Married 1,490 47.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 141 4.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 758 24.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 4,396 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,682 83.8 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 714 16.2 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,414 77.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 70 1.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 159 3.6 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 172 3.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 166 3.8 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 91 2.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 211 4.8 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 113 2.6 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 181 4.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 403 9.2 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 528 12.0 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 321 7.3 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 983 22.4 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,835 41.7 % 13.1 %
Electric 799 18.2 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 2,854 64.9 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 26 0.6 % 4.2 %
Wood 3 0.1 % 1.9 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 7,861 89.0 % 75.7 %
African-American 618 7.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 141 1.6 % 0.8 %
Asian 124 1.4 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 80 0.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 39,050 53,657
Median Family Income 46,706 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 20,423 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 77.42 %
  • Temperature 92.6 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.45 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.02
    [CDD] 16.58
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