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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Lanham MD General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||X||5,928,814|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||X||5,773,623|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||X||2.7%|
|Population, 2010 ||10,157||5,773,552|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||7.0%||6.3%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||26.0%||23.4%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||10.6%||12.3%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||51.1%||51.6% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||14.0%||58.2%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||65.6%||29.4%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.4%||0.4%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||3.1%||5.5%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||2.4%||2.9%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||22.3%||8.2%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||8.0%||54.7% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||92.0%||86.7%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||30.0%||14.0%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||32.3%||16.7%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||79.0%||88.7%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||25.9%||36.8%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||681||427,068|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||32.9||32.0|
|Housing units, 2010 ||3,207||2,378,814|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||80.0%||67.6%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||11.7%||25.5%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$268,400||$292,700|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||3,009||2,146,240|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||3.29||2.65|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$27,774||$36,354|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$70,102||$73,538|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||5.1%||9.8%|
|Business Attributes||Lanham CDP||Maryland|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||F||528,112|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||19.3%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.6%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||6.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||4.9%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||32.6% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||0||41,456,097|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||0||51,276,797|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||0||75,664,186|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||NA||$13,429|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||0||10,758,428|
|Geographic Attributes||Lanham CDP||Maryland|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||3.53||9,707.24|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||2,879.0||594.8|
|FIPS Code ||45550||24|
|Counties ||Prince George's 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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