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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Columbus NE General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||22,533||1,868,516|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||22,184||1,826,341|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||1.6%||2.3%|
|Population, 2010 ||22,111||1,826,341|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||7.6%||7.2%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||26.4%||25.1%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||15.3%||13.5%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||50.5%||50.4% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||88.1%||86.1%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.5%||4.5%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.9%||1.0%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.5%||1.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||Z||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||1.8%||2.2%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||16.3%||9.2%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||81.5%||82.1% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||84.6%||83.3%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||8.6%||6.3%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||17.7%||10.5%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||88.0%||90.5%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||19.6%||28.5%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||1,532||142,176|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||13.8||18.1|
|Housing units, 2010 ||9,322||796,793|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||67.0%||67.0%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||25.2%||19.6%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$111,400||$128,000|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||8,848||725,787|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.48||2.47|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$23,692||$26,899|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$47,281||$51,672|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||12.1%||12.8%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||2,526||159,665|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||1.8%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.4%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||1.4%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.0%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||1.9%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||25.7% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||349,726||40,157,999|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||118,018||24,019,868|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||437,991||26,486,612|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$20,519||$14,965|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||37,988||2,685,580|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||9.85||76,824.17|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||2,245.7||23.8|
|FIPS Code ||10110||31|
|Counties ||Platte 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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