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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Emporia KS General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||24,799||2,893,957|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||24,923||2,853,116|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||-0.5%||1.4%|
|Population, 2010 ||24,916||2,853,118|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||7.4%||7.2%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||23.5%||25.5%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||11.4%||13.2%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||51.8%||50.4% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||79.2%||83.8%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||3.2%||5.9%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.8%||1.0%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||3.1%||2.4%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||3.1%||3.0%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||25.4%||10.5%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||66.4%||78.2% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||71.5%||83.2%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||12.2%||6.7%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||21.9%||11.0%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||84.2%||89.8%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||24.6%||30.3%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||1,410||211,113|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||14.9||19.0|
|Housing units, 2010 ||11,352||1,233,215|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||50.7%||67.5%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||32.8%||17.7%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$90,300||$128,400|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||9,845||1,110,440|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.41||2.51|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$18,377||$26,929|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$36,235||$51,332|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||24.2%||13.7%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||1,664||237,040|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||2.4%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.9%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||2.0%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||S|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||7.4%||2.4%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||20.7%||27.5% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||D||76,751,828|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||191,992||45,863,865|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||443,360||34,538,332|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$16,760||$12,444|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||48,595||4,192,347|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||11.83||81,758.72|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||2,105.8||34.9|
|FIPS Code ||21275||20|
|Counties ||Lyon 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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