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City Census Data
Educational Attainment
Number Percentages National
Less than High School 1,285 16.0 % 6.9 %
High School Graduate 4,151 51.6 % 33.3 %
Some College 1,459 18.1 % 25.3 %
Bachelor’s Degree 729 9.1 % 21.6 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 416 5.2 % 13.0 %
High School Graduate or Higher 5,660 70.4 % 86.4 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 909 11.3 % 11.3 %
Age Statistics
Total Population 16,941
Number Percentages National
Age Breakdown
19 years old and under 5,686 33.6 % 26.4 %
20 to 44 years old 4,799 28.3 % 13.0 %
45 to 64 years old 3,888 23.0 % 12.3 %
65 years old and older 2,568 15.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number Percentages National
English Only 14,457 99.4 % 85.0 %
Spanish 80 0.6 % 14.0 %
Marital Status
Number Percentages National
Never Married 2,906 47.8 % 32.6 %
Married 1,868 30.8 % 51.0 %
Separated 503 8.3 % 2.8 %
Divorced 797 13.1 % 13.6 %
Census Housing Report
Number Percentages National
Total Housing Units 7,061
Housing Occupancy
Occupied Housing Units 6,110 86.5 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 951 13.5 % 12.4 %
Structure Types
1-Unit, Detached 4,583 64.9 % 61.6 %
1-Unit, Attached 60 0.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 594 8.4 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 227 3.2 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 203 2.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 42 0.6 % 4.5 %
20 or More Units 283 4.0 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 1,069 15.1 % 6.4 %
Age Of Homes
Built 2000 or Later 508 7.2 % 15.9 %
Built 1990 to 1999 621 8.8 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,433 20.3 % 13.8 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,155 16.4 % 15.8 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,114 15.8 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,763 25.0 % 16.2 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 467 6.6 % 13.4 %
Fuel Types
Electric 2,480 35.1 % 32.3 %
Natural Gas 3,532 50.0 % 42.7 %
Tank or LP Gas 71 1.0 % 4.2 %
Wood 7 0.1 % 1.9 %
None 20 0.3 % 0.8 %
Racial Breakdown
Number Percentages National
Caucasian 3,362 20.0 % 76.2 %
African-American 13,271 79.1 % 13.0 %
Native American 20 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 103 0.6 % 5.1 %
Some Other Race 21 0.1 % 4.8 %
Economic Statistics
Amount National
Median Household Income 20,983 51,371
Median Family Income 26,449 62,527
Median Per Capita Income 12,964 27,319
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com