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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Sterling CO General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||14,637||5,268,367|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||14,777||5,029,196|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||-0.9%||4.8%|
|Population, 2010 ||14,777||5,029,196|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||5.3%||6.8%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||18.2%||24.4%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||13.5%||10.9%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||40.4%||49.9% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||85.0%||81.3%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||5.9%||4.0%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.6%||1.1%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.7%||2.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||1.7%||3.4%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||20.9%||20.7%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||70.5%||70.0% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||75.9%||80.7%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||8.3%||9.7%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||14.8%||16.8%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||85.6%||90.2%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||12.8%||37.0%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||1,163||399,458|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||14.9||24.5|
|Housing units, 2010 ||5,404||2,212,898|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||63.0%||65.4%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||18.7%||25.9%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$95,900||$236,200|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||5,161||1,977,591|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.67||2.53|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$18,555||$31,109|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$35,091||$58,433|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||23.6%||13.2%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||933||547,770|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||1.7%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.8%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||2.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||4.3%||6.2%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||27.5%||29.2% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||0||46,331,953|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||148,473||53,598,986|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||244,533||65,896,788|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$19,056||$13,609|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||22,051||11,440,395|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||7.61||103,641.89|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||1,941.8||48.5|
|FIPS Code ||73935||08|
|Counties ||Logan 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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