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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Jefferson GA General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||9,742||9,992,167|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||9,459||9,687,663|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||3.0%||3.1%|
|Population, 2010 ||9,432||9,687,653|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||8.2%||7.1%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||30.9%||25.7%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||11.4%||10.7%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||51.8%||51.2% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||83.1%||59.7%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||10.0%||30.5%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.3%||0.3%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.6%||3.2%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||1.8%||2.1%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||7.5%||8.8%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||79.5%||55.9% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||90.4%||83.6%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||5.8%||9.7%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||8.0%||13.3%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||87.2%||84.7%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||30.6%||28.0%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||658||690,208|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||29.4||27.0|
|Housing units, 2010 ||3,666||4,088,801|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||73.9%||65.1%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||9.7%||20.5%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$161,600||$151,300|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||3,553||3,518,097|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.67||2.71|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$24,403||$25,182|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$53,243||$49,179|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||13.1%||18.2%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||946||901,105|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||20.4%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.7%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||5.1%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||3.6%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||34.9%||30.9% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||D||144,280,774|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||116,625||141,962,359|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||92,573||117,516,907|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$12,725||$12,326|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||11,554||16,976,235|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||21.67||57,513.49|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||435.3||168.4|
|FIPS Code ||41988||13|
|Counties ||Jackson 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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