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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Huntsville AL General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||186,254||4,833,722|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||180,241||4,779,758|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||3.3%||1.1%|
|Population, 2010 ||180,105||4,779,736|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||6.2%||6.4%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||21.5%||23.7%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||14.2%||13.8%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||51.4%||51.5% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||60.3%||68.5%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||31.2%||26.2%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.6%||0.6%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||2.4%||1.1%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||2.5%||1.5%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||5.8%||3.9%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||58.0%||67.0% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||80.7%||85.0%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||6.5%||3.5%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||8.0%||5.2%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||89.4%||83.1%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||39.0%||22.6%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||17,926||388,865|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||18.3||24.2|
|Housing units, 2010 ||84,949||2,171,853|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||60.0%||69.7%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||30.8%||15.9%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$158,400||$122,500|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||75,878||1,838,683|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.32||2.55|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$30,916||$23,680|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$48,881||$43,253|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||16.8%||18.6%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||14,556||382,350|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||13.8%||14.8%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||1.1%||0.8%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||4.0%||1.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||1.4%||1.2%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||29.9%||28.1% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||8,209,622||112,858,843|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||2,425,180||52,252,752|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||3,675,778||57,344,851|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$21,473||$12,364|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||471,899||6,426,342|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||209.05||50,645.33|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||861.5||94.4|
|FIPS Code ||37000||01|
|Counties ||Limestone County|
| Madison County|
|(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.|
|(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.|
|FN: Footnote on this item for this area in place of data|
|NA: Not available|
|D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information|
|X: Not applicable|
|S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards|
|Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown|
|F: Fewer than 100 firms|
|Source: ProximityOne; Census Bureau; BLS|
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