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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Lakewood CO General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||147,214||5,268,367|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||142,999||5,029,196|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||2.9%||4.8%|
|Population, 2010 ||142,980||5,029,196|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||6.0%||6.8%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||20.8%||24.4%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||14.5%||10.9%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||51.1%||49.9% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||82.9%||81.3%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.6%||4.0%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.4%||1.1%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||3.1%||2.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||3.3%||3.4%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||22.0%||20.7%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||71.0%||70.0% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||79.2%||80.7%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||8.2%||9.7%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||14.2%||16.8%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||91.1%||90.2%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||35.4%||37.0%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||11,497||399,458|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||25.0||24.5|
|Housing units, 2010 ||65,758||2,212,898|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||58.7%||65.4%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||40.4%||25.9%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$238,500||$236,200|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||61,334||1,977,591|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.29||2.53|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$31,094||$31,109|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$56,492||$58,433|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||12.8%||13.2%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||14,817||547,770|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||0.7%||1.7%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||0.8%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||3.9%||2.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||5.8%||6.2%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||31.7%||29.2% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||744,481||46,331,953|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||475,811||53,598,986|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||2,671,828||65,896,788|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$19,078||$13,609|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||347,448||11,440,395|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||42.88||103,641.89|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||3,334.4||48.5|
|FIPS Code ||43000||08|
|Counties ||Jefferson 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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