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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Anacortes WA General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||16,048||6,971,406|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||15,766||6,724,543|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||1.8%||3.7%|
|Population, 2010 ||15,778||6,724,540|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||5.4%||6.5%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||19.6%||23.5%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||22.9%||12.3%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||52.1%||50.2% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||91.5%||77.3%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.7%||3.6%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.0%||1.5%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.9%||7.2%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.1%||0.6%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||3.3%||4.7%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||5.0%||11.2%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||88.7%||72.5% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||83.8%||82.7%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||6.6%||13.2%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||4.8%||18.5%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||94.1%||90.0%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||35.1%||31.9%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||1,963||582,265|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||22.3||25.7|
|Housing units, 2010 ||7,680||2,885,677|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||66.0%||63.2%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||18.6%||25.6%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$317,500||$262,100|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||6,795||2,629,126|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.32||2.54|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$31,930||$30,742|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$59,116||$59,478|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||9.1%||13.4%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||1,658||551,340|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||S|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||1.2%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||6.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.2%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||3.2%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||28.3%||28.7% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||D||112,053,283|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||D||76,790,966|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||244,668||92,968,519|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$14,711||$14,380|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||31,902||12,389,422|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||11.75||66,455.52|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||1,343.0||101.2|
|FIPS Code ||01990||53|
|Counties ||Skagit 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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