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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Whitefish MT General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||6,649||1,015,165|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||6,361||989,417|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||4.5%||2.6%|
|Population, 2010 ||6,357||989,415|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||5.7%||6.3%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||19.6%||22.6%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||14.3%||14.8%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||49.7%||49.8% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||95.8%||89.4%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.5%||0.4%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.8%||6.3%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.8%||0.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||1.7%||2.5%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||2.8%||2.9%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||93.6%||87.8% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||89.1%||83.6%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||1.7%||2.0%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||2.3%||4.4%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||96.0%||92.1%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||46.1%||28.7%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||655||94,404|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||17.9||18.0|
|Housing units, 2010 ||4,086||482,825|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||49.2%||68.3%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||30.4%||16.8%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$260,800||$184,200|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||3,041||405,525|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.09||2.39|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$29,478||$25,373|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$44,988||$46,230|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||11.1%||15.2%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||2,083||114,398|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.2%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||2.0%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||S|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||1.0%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||24.6% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||0||10,638,145|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||3,575||8,202,782|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||178,894||14,686,854|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$22,088||$15,343|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||51,381||2,079,426|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||6.43||145,545.80|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||988.6||6.8|
|FIPS Code ||79825||30|
|Counties ||Flathead 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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