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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Lakes AK General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||X||735,132|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||X||710,231|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||X||3.5%|
|Population, 2010 ||8,364||710,231|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||6.2%||7.6%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||29.1%||26.4%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||7.7%||7.7%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||48.9%||48.0% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||85.0%||66.7%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.9%||3.3%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||5.2%||14.8%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.9%||5.4%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.1%||1.0%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||6.8%||7.3%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||4.2%||5.5%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||82.6%||64.1% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||81.9%||80.3%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||4.3%||7.0%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||8.9%||16.2%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||95.5%||91.6%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||22.3%||27.5%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||1,294||71,004|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||29.3||18.8|
|Housing units, 2010 ||3,068||306,967|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||77.7%||63.8%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||12.1%||24.0%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$232,000||$241,800|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||3,014||251,899|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.97||2.75|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$35,257||$32,651|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$83,255||$70,760|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||6.1%||9.9%|
|Business Attributes||Lakes CDP||Alaska|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||411||68,728|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||1.5%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||10.0%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||3.1%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.3%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||S|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||21.2%||25.9% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||0||8,204,030|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||0||4,563,605|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||13,618||9,303,387|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||NA||$13,635|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||D||1,851,293|
|Geographic Attributes||Lakes CDP||Alaska|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||12.57||570,640.95|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||665.7||1.2|
|FIPS Code ||42832||02|
|Counties ||Matanuska-Susitna Borough|
|(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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