petal Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 368 6.2 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,879 31.8 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,662 28.1 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,175 19.9 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 824 13.9 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 5,234 88.6 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,725 29.2 % 29.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 10,675 - -
19 years old and under 3,264 30.6 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 3,281 30.7 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 2,621 24.6 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,509 14.1 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 9,426 94.6 % 84.8 %
Spanish 534 5.4 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 796 21.4 % 33.2 %
Married 2,136 57.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 188 5.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 604 16.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 4,339 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,863 89.0 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 476 11.0 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,658 84.3 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 6 0.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 150 3.5 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 241 5.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 87 2.0 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 49 1.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 25 0.6 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 123 2.8 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 621 14.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 474 10.9 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 830 19.1 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 800 18.4 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 686 15.8 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 154 3.5 % 13.1 %
Electric 2,026 46.7 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 1,681 38.7 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 63 1.5 % 4.2 %
Coal 19 0.4 % 0.1 %
Wood 13 0.3 % 1.9 %
None 61 1.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 8,600 84.4 % 75.7 %
African-American 1,103 10.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 75 0.7 % 0.8 %
Asian 55 0.5 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 355 3.5 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 50,955 53,657
Median Family Income 62,054 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 21,551 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 63.33 %
  • Temperature 88.15 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.26 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 12.72
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