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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Elyria OH General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||53,956||11,570,808|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||54,533||11,536,503|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||-1.1%||0.3%|
|Population, 2010 ||54,533||11,536,504|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||6.9%||6.2%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||24.2%||23.7%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||14.3%||14.1%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||52.2%||51.2% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||78.1%||82.7%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||15.5%||12.2%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.3%||0.2%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.8%||1.7%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||Z||0.0%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||4.1%||2.1%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||4.9%||3.1%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||75.6%||81.1% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||83.2%||85.5%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||1.6%||4.0%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||3.7%||6.6%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||87.9%||88.5%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||15.0%||25.2%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||4,481||864,923|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||21.9||23.0|
|Housing units, 2010 ||25,085||5,127,508|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||60.1%||67.5%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||26.1%||22.9%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$100,400||$130,800|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||22,657||4,557,655|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.36||2.47|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$21,276||$26,046|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$41,600||$48,308|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||18.8%||15.8%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||3,600||897,939|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||5.8%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.3%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||3.9%||2.0%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||S|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||1.1%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||25.0%||27.7% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||1,538,014||295,890,890|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||401,278||135,575,279|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||930,802||138,816,008|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$16,918||$12,049|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||89,294||17,779,905|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||20.57||40,860.69|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||2,651.0||282.3|
|FIPS Code ||25256||39|
|Counties ||Lorain 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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