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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Waterloo IA General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||68,366||3,090,416|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||68,406||3,046,857|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||-0.1%||1.4%|
|Population, 2010 ||68,406||3,046,355|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||7.5%||6.6%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||23.7%||23.9%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||14.0%||14.9%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||51.6%||50.5% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||77.3%||91.3%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||15.5%||2.9%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.3%||0.4%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.1%||1.7%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.3%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||3.0%||1.8%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||5.6%||5.0%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||74.9%||88.7% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||83.4%||84.8%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||6.4%||4.5%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||10.4%||7.2%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||85.6%||91.0%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||18.6%||25.7%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||4,874||226,175|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||15.1||18.8|
|Housing units, 2010 ||30,723||1,336,417|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||64.5%||72.2%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||25.7%||18.4%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$102,100||$124,300|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||28,798||1,226,547|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.33||2.42|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$22,010||$27,027|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$40,498||$51,843|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||19.6%||12.4%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||5,197||259,931|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||6.2%||0.8%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.2%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||1.1%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||0.6%||0.9%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||28.4%||25.5% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||4,506,442||97,592,051|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||641,758||41,068,338|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||1,134,515||39,234,649|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$17,205||$13,172|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||101,831||4,737,719|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||61.39||55,857.13|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||1,114.3||54.5|
|FIPS Code ||82425||19|
|Counties ||Black Hawk 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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