petal Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 399 6.7 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,879 31.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,594 26.7 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,358 22.7 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 749 12.5 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 5,291 88.5 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,818 30.4 % 30.4 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 10,723 - -
19 years old and under 3,284 30.6 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 3,390 31.6 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 2,508 23.4 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,541 14.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 9,720 96.8 % 84.6 %
Spanish 324 3.2 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 876 23.1 % 33.5 %
Married 2,132 56.2 % 50.5 %
Separated 147 3.9 % 2.6 %
Divorced 637 16.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 4,523 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,987 88.1 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 536 11.9 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,823 84.5 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 24 0.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 145 3.2 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 246 5.4 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 136 3.0 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 51 1.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 28 0.6 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 70 1.5 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 657 14.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 436 9.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 833 18.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 757 16.7 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 768 17.0 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 202 4.5 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,963 43.4 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 1,878 41.5 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 55 1.2 % 4.1 %
Coal 18 0.4 % 0.1 %
Wood 7 0.2 % 1.8 %
None 66 1.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 8,899 85.7 % 75.5 %
African-American 1,127 10.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 87 0.8 % 0.8 %
Asian 52 0.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 218 2.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 53,169 55,775
Median Family Income 63,764 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 23,653 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 45.16 %
  • Temperature 61.38 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.67 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 15.48
    [CDD] 0.33
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
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