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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Waynesboro MS General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2012 estimate ||5,013||2,986,450|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||5,043||2,967,299|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012 ||-0.6%||0.6%|
|Population, 2010 ||5,043||2,967,297|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||8.3%||7.1%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||26.8%||25.5%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||15.1%||12.8%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||54.5%||51.4% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||35.2%||59.1%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||61.9%||37.0%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.2%||0.5%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.3%||0.9%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.1%||0.0%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||1.0%||1.1%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||1.9%||2.7%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||35.1%||58.0% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012 ||92.4%||85.6%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012 ||0.0%||2.2%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012 ||0.4%||3.9%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012 ||65.7%||81.0%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012 ||14.4%||20.0%|
|Veterans, 2008-2012 ||235||207,673|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012 ||23.8||23.9|
|Housing units, 2010 ||2,306||1,274,719|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012 ||69.3%||69.9%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012 ||13.9%||13.6%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012 ||$78,800||$100,200|
|Households, 2008-2012 ||1,925||1,087,791|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012 ||2.51||2.64|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012 ||$15,420||$20,670|
|Median household income, 2008-2012 ||$19,743||$38,882|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012 ||45.1%||22.3%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||767||225,977|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||18.0%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.3%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||1.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.0%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.8%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||38.5%||26.9% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||D||59,869,456|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||214,483||23,003,585|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||156,807||33,751,407|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$27,656||$11,552|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||13,265||7,045,097|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||12.69||46,923.27|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||397.3||63.2|
|FIPS Code ||78360||28|
|Counties ||Wayne 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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