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Decennial Census data
      1950-1960  |   1970-1990  |   2000-2010

1950 Census 1960 Census
TOTAL POPULATION 1,729 100.0% TOTAL POPULATION 2,186 100.0%
In households 2,186 100.0%
  
RACE RACE
Native white 1,601 92.6% White 2,131 97.5%
Foreign-born white 114 6.6%
Negro 1 0.1% Negro 0 0.0%
Other races 13 0.8% Other races 55 2.5%
  
SEX SEX
Male 885 51.2% Male 1,107 50.6%
Female 844 48.8% Female 1,079 49.4%
 
AGE AGE
Under 5 years 176 10.2% Under 5 years 264 12.1%
5 to 64 years 1,442 83.4% 5 to 64 years 1,752 80.1%
65 years and over 111 6.4% 65 years and over 170 7.8%
  
HOUSEHOLDS
    Families 688 100.0%
  
HOUSING OCCUPANCY HOUSING OCCUPANCY
All dwelling units 575 100.0% All housing units 731 100.0%
Occupied dwelling units 554 96.3% All occupied units 688 94.1%
Owner occupied 218 39.4% Owner occupied 361 52.5%
Renter occupied 336 60.6% Renter occupied 327 47.5%
Vacant 21 3.7%    
Average value of 1-unit structures dollars 7,767 X Average value dollars 11,500 X
Average contract rent dollars 26 X Average gross rent dollars 52 X
  
YEARS OF SCHOOL COMPLETED
Population 25 years and over 37,090 100.0%
High school 4 years 12,610 34.0%
College 4 years or more 2,800 7.5%
  
MAJOR OCCUPATION GROUP
Employed 21,917 100.0%
Professional, technical, and kindred 2,285 10.4%
Farmers and farm managers 44 0.2%
Managers, officials, and propr's exc. farm 2,228 10.2%
Clerical and kindred 4,327 19.7%
Sales 1,991 9.1%
Craftsmen, foremen, and kindred 4,389 20.0%
Operatives and kindred 2,992 13.7%
Private household workers 407 1.9%
Service workers, except private household 1,768 8.1%
Farm laborers 6 0.0%
Laborers, except farm and mine 327 1.5%
Occupation not reported 24 0.1%
  
 
                Source: 1950-1960 Census, DOF Research

Decennial Census data
      1950-1960  |   1970-1990  |   2000-2010



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