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Decennial Census data
      1970-1990  |   2000-2010
                 
  Census 2000   Census 2010   2006-2010 ACS*
TOTAL POPULATION 16,290 100.0%   16,016 100.0%   15,975 100.0%
In households 14,659 90.0%   14,293 89.2%      
In group quarters 1,631 10.0%   1,723 10.8%      
 
RACE
White 13,212 81.1%   12,201 76.2%      
Black or African American 165 1.0%   277 1.7%      
American Indian and Alaska Native 25 0.2%   31 0.2%      
Asian 2,026 14.4%   2,393 14.9%      
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%   25 0.2%      
Some other race 237 1.5%   281 1.8%      
Two or more races 611 3.8%   808 5.0%      
 
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 775 4.8%   1,123 7.0%      
Not Hispanic or Latino 15,515 95.2%   14,893 93.0%      
White 12,760 78.3%   11,509 71.9%      
Black or African American 161 1.0%   258 1.6%      
American Indian and Alaska Native 10 0.1%   16 0.1%      
Asian 2,010 12.3%   2,371 14.8%      
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%   24 0.1%      
Some other race 41 0.3%   43 0.3%      
Two or more races 519 3.2%   672 4.2%      
 
SEX
Male 7,679 47.1%   7,549 47.1%      
Female 8,611 52.9%   8,467 52.9%      
 
AGE
Under 5 years 650 4.0%   559 3.5%      
5 to 17 years 3,045 18.7%   2,915 18.5%      
18 to 64 years 10,018 61.5%   9,482 59.2%      
65 years and over 2,577 15.8%   3,060 19.1%      
Median age 42.0 X   45.0 X      
 
HOUSEHOLDS
Total households 5,662 100.0%   5,570 100.0%      
Family households 4,325 76.4%   4,268 76.6%      
Families with children under 18 1,986 35.1%   1,899 34.1%      
Average household size 2.59 X   2.57 X      
Average family size 2.99 X   2.95 X      
 
HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total housing units 5,760 100.0%   5,754 100.0%   5,622 100.0%
Occupied housing units 5,662 98.3%   5,570 96.8%   5,401 96.1%
Owner-occupied housing units 4,764 84.1%   4,673 83.9%   4,515 83.6%
Renter-occupied housing units 898 15.9%   897 16.1%   886 16.4%
Vacant housing units 98 1.7%   184 3.2%   221 3.9%
1 unit, detached housing 4,044 69.4%   3,731 66.4%
Median value owner occupied unit (dollars) 538,500 X         955,500 X
Median gross rent (dollars) 1,112 X         1,675 X
 
PLACE OF BIRTH BY CITIZENSHIP STATUS
Native 14,079 84.6%         13,553 84.8%
Foreign born 2,563 15.4%         2,422 15.2%
Naturalized citizen 1,602 9.6%         1,578 9.9%
Not a citizen 961 5.8%         844 5.3%
 
INCOME AND POVERTY IN 1999
Median household income (dollars) 98,080 X         118,429 X
Median family income (dollars) 116,113 X         146,631 X
Per capita income (dollars) 45,437 X         53,237 X
Individuals in poverty 437 2.9%         643 4.6%
 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 and over 10,601 100.0%         9,557 100.0%
High school graduate 879 8.3%           6.3%
Bachelor's degree 3,921 37.0%           39.9%
Graduate or professional degree 3,238 30.5%           33.8%
 
COMMUTING TO WORK
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 33.6 X         30.1 X
 
MEANS OF TRANSPORTATION TO WORK FOR WORKERS 16 YEARS AND OVER
Total 7,427 100.0%         6,838 100.0%
Car, truck, or van: 5,570 75.0%         5,301 77.5%
Drove alone 4,783 64.4%         4,811 70.4%
Carpooled 787 10.6%         490 7.2%
Public transportation 928 12.5%         763 11.2%
Bus or trolley bus 48 0.6%         39 0.6%
Streetcar or trolley car 4 0.1%         0 0.0%
Subway or elevated 820 11.0%         577 8.4%
Railroad 45 0.6%         147 2.1%
Ferryboat 5 0.1%         0 0.0%
Taxicab 6 0.1%         0 0.0%
Motorcycle 14 0.2%         16 0.2%
Bicycle 13 0.2%         7 0.1%
Walked 330 4.4%         201 2.9%
Other means 76 1.0%         36 0.5%
Worked at home 496 6.7%         514 7.5%
   
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT BY OCCUPATION  
Employed civilian population 16 years and over 7,547 100.0%         7,060 100.0%
Management, professional and related 4,621 61.2%         3,979 56.4%
Service 588 7.8%         906 12.8%
Sales and office 1,867 24.7%         1,887 26.7%
Farming, fishing & forestry 7 0.1%         Included in following category  
Construction, extraction, and maintenance 172 2.3%         137 1.9%
Production, transportation, and material moving 292 3.9%         151 2.1%
 
CLASS OF WORKER            
Self-employed workers 892 11.8%         813 11.5%
 
 
                Source: Census 2000 SF1, SF3, DP1-DP4, Census 2010 DP-1, American Community Survey 2006-2010
 
                      * Go to tables in American Factfinder to view information on methodology and margins of error
 

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