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Decennial Census data
      1910-1940  |   1950-1960  |   1970-1990  |   2000-2010         More Census Bureau data here
                 
  Census 2000   Census 2010   2006-2010 ACS*
TOTAL POPULATION 2,329 100.0%   2,415 100.0%   2,002 100.0%
In households 2,235 96.0%   2,363 97.8%      
In group quarters 94 4.0%   52 2.2%      
 
RACE
White 2,238 96.1%   2,265 93.8%      
Black or African American 3 0.1%   6 0.2%      
American Indian and Alaska Native 2 0.1%   2 0.1%      
Asian 33 1.4%   45 1.9%      
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 4 0.2%   3 0.1%      
Some other race 9 0.4%   19 0.8%      
Two or more races 40 1.7%   75 3.1%      
 
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 54 2.3%   94 3.9%      
Not Hispanic or Latino 2,275 96.0%   2,321 96.1%      
White 2,194 94.2%   2,196 90.9%      
Black or African American 3 0.1%   6 0.2%      
American Indian and Alaska Native 1 0.0%   0 0.0%      
Asian 33 1.4%   45 1.9%      
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%   3 0.1%      
Some other race 4 0.2%   7 0.3%      
Two or more races 38 1.6%   64 2.7%      
 
SEX
Male 1,134 48.7%   1,157 47.9%      
Female 1,195 51.3%   1,258 52.1%      
 
AGE
Under 5 years 169 7.3%   145 6.0%      
5 to 17 years 534 22.9%   586 24.3%      
18 to 64 years 1,338 57.4%   1,271 52.6%      
65 years and over 288 12.4%   413 17.1%      
Median age 42.5 X   45.1 X      
 
HOUSEHOLDS
Total households 761 100.0%   798 100.0%      
Family households 626 82.3%   658 82.5%      
Families with children under 18 337 44.3%   343 43.0%      
Average household size 2.94 X   2.96 X      
Average family size 3.21 X   3.26 X      
 
HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total housing units 805 100.0%   884 100.0%   845 100.0%
Occupied housing units 761 94.5%   798 90.3%   710 84.0%
Owner-occupied housing units 663 87.1%   686 86.0%   621 87.5%
Renter-occupied housing units 98 12.9%   112 14.0%   89 12.5%
Vacant housing units 44 5.5%   86 9.7%   135 16.0%
1 unit, detached housing 800 97.6%   789 93.4%
Median value owner occupied unit (dollars) 1,000,000+ X         1,000,000+ X
Median gross rent (dollars) 2,000+ X         2,000+ X
 
PLACE OF BIRTH BY CITIZENSHIP STATUS
Native 2,145 92.9%         1,862 93.0%
Foreign born 165 7.1%         140 7.0%
Naturalized citizen 122 5.3%         108 5.4%
Not a citizen 43 1.9%         32 1.6%
 
INCOME AND POVERTY IN 1999
Median household income (dollars) 102,015 X         136,833 X
Median family income (dollars) 102,593 X         171,250 X
Per capita income (dollars) 51,150 X         91,197 X
Individuals in poverty 196 8.5%         134 6.7%
 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 and over 1,527 100.0%         1,282 100.0%
High school graduate 83 5.4%           6.2%
Bachelor's degree 572 37.5%           45.2%
Graduate or professional degree 558 36.5%           34.9%
 
COMMUTING TO WORK
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 34.5 X         35.1 X
 
MEANS OF TRANSPORTATION TO WORK FOR WORKERS 16 YEARS AND OVER
Total 890 100.0%         658 100.0%
Car, truck, or van: 644 72.4%         481 73.1%
Drove alone 594 66.7%         459 69.8%
Carpooled 50 5.6%         22 3.3%
Public transportation 60 6.7%         57 8.7%
Bus or trolley bus 27 3.0%         28 4.3%
Streetcar or trolley car 0 0.0%         0 0.0%
Subway or elevated 0 0.0%         0 0.0%
Railroad 0 0.0%         0 0.0%
Ferryboat 33 3.7%         29 4.4%
Taxicab 0 0.0%         6 0.9%
Motorcycle 0 0.0%         0 0.0%
Bicycle 0 0.0%         5 0.8%
Walked 71 8.0%         22 3.3%
Other means 6 0.7%         12 1.8%
Worked at home 109 12.2%         75 11.4%
   
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT BY OCCUPATION  
Employed civilian population 16 years and over 920 100.0%         702 100.0%
Management, professional and related 649 70.5%         500 71.2%
Service 40 4.3%         84 12.0%
Sales and office 186 20.2%         107 15.2%
Farming, fishing & forestry 0 0.0%         Included in following category  
Construction, extraction, and maintenance 25 2.7%         9 1.3%
Production, transportation, and material moving 20 2.2%         2 0.3%
 
CLASS OF WORKER            
Self-employed workers 185 20.1%         163 23.2%
 
 
                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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