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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Sparks NV General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||93,282||2,790,136|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||90,264||2,700,552|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||3.3%||3.3%|
|Population, 2010 ||90,264||2,700,551|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||7.2%||6.9%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||25.8%||24.6%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||11.3%||12.0%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||50.6%||49.5% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||74.5%||66.2%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||2.6%||8.1%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.2%||1.2%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||5.9%||7.2%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.6%||0.6%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||4.0%||4.7%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||26.3%||26.5%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||61.4%||54.1% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||76.0%||77.7%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||16.7%||19.1%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||26.6%||29.3%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||85.4%||84.6%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||20.7%||22.4%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||7,924||226,555|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||22.5||23.8|
|Housing units, 2010 ||36,455||1,173,814|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||58.7%||56.7%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||27.0%||30.1%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$177,400||$169,100|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||34,250||999,016|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.65||2.70|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$25,540||$26,589|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$52,581||$52,800|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||13.1%||15.0%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||7,057||221,260|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||0.4%||3.9%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||0.7%||0.8%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||4.6%||7.9%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.3%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||6.9%||8.1%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||30.8%||28.6% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||1,522,340||15,735,787|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||2,998,822||19,255,893|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||1,166,353||37,433,983|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$13,410||$14,579|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||340,277||28,815,533|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||35.76||109,781.18|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||2,524.3||24.6|
|FIPS Code ||68400||32|
|Counties ||Washoe 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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