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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Tahlequah OK General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||16,359||3,850,568|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||15,739||3,751,357|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||3.9%||2.6%|
|Population, 2010 ||15,753||3,751,351|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||6.8%||7.0%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||21.2%||24.8%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||12.6%||13.5%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||51.6%||50.5% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||53.8%||72.2%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||2.4%||7.4%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||30.0%||8.6%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.3%||1.7%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||Z||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||8.7%||5.9%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||9.8%||8.9%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||49.8%||68.7% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||76.7%||82.5%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||4.5%||5.5%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||7.4%||9.4%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||85.2%||86.4%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||32.0%||23.5%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||1,047||312,492|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||17.6||21.0|
|Housing units, 2010 ||6,857||1,664,378|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||44.1%||67.1%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||35.4%||15.2%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$120,300||$112,800|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||5,651||1,444,081|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.51||2.55|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$17,003||$24,208|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$29,114||$45,339|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||33.3%||16.9%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||1,324||333,797|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||3.1%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||27.6%||6.3%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||2.0%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.0%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||2.3%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||26.6%||25.3% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||0||60,681,358|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||33,446||48,074,682|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||293,997||43,095,353|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$18,252||$11,931|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||34,954||5,106,585|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||12.45||68,594.92|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||1,265.4||54.7|
|FIPS Code ||72100||40|
|Counties ||Cherokee 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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