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City Census Data
Educational Attainment
Number Percentages National
Less than High School 1,127 14.2 % 7.1 %
High School Graduate 4,199 52.8 % 33.4 %
Some College 1,476 18.6 % 25.3 %
Bachelor’s Degree 685 8.6 % 21.4 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 465 5.8 % 12.8 %
High School Graduate or Higher 5,765 72.5 % 86.0 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 914 11.5 % 11.5 %
Age Statistics
Total Population 16,679
Number Percentages National
Age Breakdown
19 years old and under 5,692 34.1 % 26.6 %
20 to 44 years old 4,768 28.6 % 13.1 %
45 to 64 years old 3,856 23.1 % 12.1 %
65 years old and older 2,363 14.2 % 1.8 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number Percentages National
English Only 14,293 99.8 % 85.2 %
Spanish 27 0.2 % 13.8 %
Marital Status
Number Percentages National
Never Married 2,927 49.3 % 32.1 %
Married 1,906 32.1 % 51.8 %
Separated 372 6.3 % 2.8 %
Divorced 735 12.4 % 13.3 %
Census Housing Report
Number Percentages National
Total Housing Units 7,034
Housing Occupancy
Occupied Housing Units 1,107 15.7 % 12.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 5,927 84.3 % 87.5 %
Structure Types
1-Unit, Detached 4,514 64.2 % 61.7 %
1-Unit, Attached 62 0.9 % 5.8 %
2-Units 663 9.4 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 224 3.2 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 221 3.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 42 0.6 % 4.5 %
20 or More Units 213 3.0 % 8.5 %
Mobile Homes 1,095 15.6 % 6.5 %
Age Of Homes
Built 2000 or Later 540 7.7 % 15.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 595 8.5 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,033 14.7 % 13.9 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,265 18.0 % 15.9 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,395 19.8 % 11.1 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,703 24.2 % 16.4 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 503 7.2 % 13.5 %
Fuel Types
Electric 2,469 35.1 % 31.6 %
Natural Gas 3,398 48.3 % 43.0 %
Tank or LP Gas 32 0.5 % 4.3 %
Wood 6 0.1 % 1.8 %
None 22 0.3 % 0.8 %
Racial Breakdown
Number Percentages National
Caucasian 3,429 20.8 % 76.2 %
African-American 12,832 78.0 % 13.0 %
Native American 28 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 143 0.9 % 5.0 %
Some Other Race 15 0.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Amount National
Median Household Income 20,165 53,046
Median Family Income 27,083 64,719
Median Per Capita Income 13,467 28,155
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com