palestine Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 787 8.6 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 4,042 44.0 % 32.6 %
Some College 2,429 26.4 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,150 12.5 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 781 8.5 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 7,507 81.7 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,553 16.9 % 16.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 18,488 - -
19 years old and under 5,395 29.2 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 6,298 34.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 4,109 22.2 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,686 14.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 13,305 79.8 % 84.6 %
Spanish 3,215 19.3 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 145 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,724 27.7 % 33.5 %
Married 3,169 50.9 % 50.5 %
Separated 306 4.9 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,025 16.5 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 7,560 - -
Occupied Housing Units 6,584 87.1 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 976 12.9 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 5,673 75.0 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 48 0.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 40 0.5 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 418 5.5 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 304 4.0 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 276 3.7 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 357 4.7 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 438 5.8 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 6 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 681 9.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,006 13.3 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,640 21.7 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 961 12.7 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,640 21.7 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 852 11.3 % 13.0 %
Electric 3,848 50.9 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 2,596 34.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 62 0.8 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 47 0.6 % 0.4 %
None 31 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 12,044 66.8 % 75.5 %
African-American 4,737 26.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 73 0.4 % 0.8 %
Asian 205 1.1 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 981 5.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 36,348 55,775
Median Family Income 42,667 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 20,095 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 73.33 %
  • Temperature 93.3 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.4 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 17.76
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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