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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Meridian ID General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||83,596||1,612,136|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||75,127||1,567,652|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||11.3%||2.8%|
|Population, 2010 ||75,092||1,567,582|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||9.3%||7.8%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||33.4%||27.4%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||8.9%||12.4%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||51.0%||49.9% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||92.0%||89.1%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.8%||0.6%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.5%||1.4%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.8%||1.2%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||2.9%||2.5%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||6.8%||11.2%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||88.1%||84.0% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||85.5%||82.8%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||4.9%||5.9%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||6.6%||10.4%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||94.1%||88.8%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||33.9%||25.1%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||4,695||122,955|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||22.1||20.0|
|Housing units, 2010 ||26,674||667,796|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||75.2%||69.8%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||8.2%||14.9%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$187,200||$162,100|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||26,934||579,797|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.89||2.68|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$26,377||$22,568|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$63,571||$46,767|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||8.4%||15.5%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||8,078||151,671|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||0.6%||0.2%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.9%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||1.1%||0.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||S|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||3.3%||2.6%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||27.5%||23.5% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||225,302||18,010,976|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||683,898||14,286,715|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||1,329,012||20,526,631|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$20,688||$13,691|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||117,474||2,415,951|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||26.79||82,643.12|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||2,802.8||19.0|
|FIPS Code ||52120||16|
|Counties ||Ada 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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