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Decennial Census data
      1910-1940  |   1950-1960  |   1970-1990  |   2000-2010

1970 Census 1980 Census 1990 Census
TOTAL POPULATION 12,942 100.0% TOTAL POPULATION 12,967 100.0% TOTAL POPULATION 13,038 100.0%
  
RACE RACE RACE
White 12,591 97.3% White 12,299 94.8% White 12,277 94.2%
Negro 36 0.3% Black 169 1.3% Black 181 1.4%
Indian 21 0.2% American Indian, Eskimo, and Aleut 56 0.4% American Indian, Eskimo, or Aleut 16 0.1%
Eskimo 0 0.0% Eskimo 0 0.0%
Aleut 0 0.0% Aleut 0 0.0%
Asian and Pacific Islander 360 2.8% Asian or Pacific Islander 513 3.9%
Asian 513 3.9%
Japanese 120 0.9% Japanese 125 1.0% Japanese 181 1.4%
Chinese 106 0.8% Chinese 159 1.2% Chinese 118 0.9%
Filipino 15 0.1% Filipino 40 0.3% Filipino 6 0.0%
Korean 10 0.1% Korean 9 0.1%
Asian Indian 0 0.0% Asian Indian 138 1.1%
Vietnamese 13 0.1% Vietnamese 0 0.0%
Cambodian 0 0.0%
Hmong 0 0.0%
Laotian 0 0.0%
Thai 31 0.2%
Other Asian 30 0.2%
Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
Polynesian 0 0.0%
Hawaiian 8 0.1% Hawaiian 0 0.0%
Samoan 0 0.0% Samoan 0 0.0%
Tongan 0 0.0%
Other Polynesian 0 0.0%
Guamanian 0 0.0% Micronesian -- Guamanian 0 0.0%
Micronesian -- Other 0 0.0%
Melanesian 0 0.0%
Other Asian and Pacific Islander 5 0.0% Pacific Islander Not Specified 0 0.0%
All other 53 0.4% Race, n.e.c. 83 0.6% Other Race 51 0.4%
  
PERSONS OF SPANISH ORIGIN OR DESCENT 272 2.1% SPANISH ORIGIN 400 3.1% TOTAL HISPANIC 359 2.8%
  
SEX SEX SEX
Male 6,119 47.3% Male   Male 5,963 45.7%
Female 6,823 52.7% Female   Female 7,075 54.3%
 
AGE AGE AGE
Under 5 years 922 7.1% Under 5 years   Under 5 years 679 5.2%
5 to 19 years 3,166 24.5% 5 to 19 years   5 to 17 years 1,632 12.5%
20 to 64 years 7,474 57.7% 20 to 64 years   18 to 64 years 8,874 68.1%
65 years and over 1,380 10.7% 65 years and over   65 years and over 1,853 14.2%
Median age 33.6 X Median age 35.4 X Median age 41.2 X
  
HOUSEHOLDS HOUSEHOLDS HOUSEHOLDS
Head of household 4,645 100.0% Total households 5,493 100.0% Households 5,962 100.0%
Families 3,400 73.2% Families 3,125 56.9% Total families 3,265 54.8%
With own children under 18 years 1,786 38.4% With own children under 18 years 1,589 28.9% With own children under 18 years 1,412 23.7%
Persons per household 2.74 X Persons per household 2.30 X Persons per household 2.16 X
Persons per family   Persons per family 2.79 X
  
INCOME AND POVERTY IN 1969 INCOME AND POVERTY IN 1979 INCOME AND POVERTY IN 1989
Income of families and unrelated individuals 11,007 X Median household income 24,778 X Median household income 55,748 X
Median family income 31,212 X Median family income 70,587 X
Income of persons 5,603 X Per capita income 13,848 X Per capita income 36,057 X
Less than poverty level 6.4% Below poverty level 7.0% Below poverty level 3.2%
  
COMMUTING TO WORK COMMUTING TO WORK
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 28.6 X Mean minutes traveled to work 27.7 X
Mean travel time to work for workers traveling 45 or more minutes  
  
MEANS OF TRANSPORTATION TO WORK MEANS OF TRANSPORTATION TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over 6,884 100.0% Workers 16 years and over 7,457 100.0%
Private vehicle 4,997 72.6% Car, truck, or van 5,492 73.6%
Drive alone car 3,663 53.2% Drove alone 4,667 62.6%
Drive alone truck or van 278 4.0%
Carpool car 975 14.2% Carpooled 825 11.1%
Carpool truck or van 81 1.2%  
Public transportation 1,045 15.2% Public transportation 884 11.9%
Bus or streetcar   Bus or trolley bus 775 10.4%
  Streetcar or trolley car 6 0.1%
Subway or elevated train   Subway or elevated 0 0.0%
Railroad   Railroad 0 0.0%
  Ferryboat 98 1.3%
Taxicab   Taxicab 5 0.1%
Motorcycle   Motorcycle 29 0.4%
Bicycle   Bicycle 32 0.4%
Walked only 317 4.6% Walked 276 3.7%
Other means 223 3.2% Other means 47 0.6%
Worked at home 302 4.4% Working at home 697 9.3%
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                Source: 1970 Census, 1980 Census, 1990 Census
 

Decennial Census data
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