independence Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 69 8.9 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 421 54.3 % 32.6 %
Some College 165 21.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 81 10.4 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 40 5.2 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 560 72.2 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 92 11.9 % 11.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 1,613 - -
19 years old and under 494 30.6 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 509 31.6 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 347 21.5 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 263 16.3 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 1,413 96.6 % 84.6 %
Spanish 50 3.4 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 194 31.8 % 33.5 %
Married 250 40.9 % 50.5 %
Separated 36 5.9 % 2.6 %
Divorced 131 21.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 713 - -
Occupied Housing Units 623 87.4 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 90 12.6 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 541 75.9 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 2 0.3 % 5.8 %
2-Units 61 8.6 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 45 6.3 % 4.5 %
10 to 19 Units 8 1.1 % 4.6 %
Mobile Homes 56 7.9 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 79 11.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 106 14.9 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 142 19.9 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 91 12.8 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 139 19.5 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 57 8.0 % 13.0 %
Electric 310 43.5 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 310 43.5 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 3 0.4 % 4.1 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 826 53.8 % 75.5 %
African-American 708 46.2 % 13.1 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 31,681 55,775
Median Family Income 26,250 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 18,287 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 48.28 %
  • Temperature 63.1 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.99 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 13.38
    [CDD] 0.45
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.03 %
6.0 0.01 %
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