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Decennial Census data
      1950-1960  |   1970-1990  |   2000-2010         More Census Bureau data here
                 
  Census 2000   Census 2010   2006-2010 ACS*
TOTAL POPULATION 30,215 100.0%   29,139 100.0%   29,136 100.0%
In households 29,750 98.5%   28,698 98.5%      
In group quarters 465 1.5%   441 1.5%      
           
RACE          
White 9,555 31.6%   9,391 32.2%      
Black or African American 5,539 18.3%   4,600 15.8%      
American Indian and Alaska Native 271 0.9%   244 0.8%      
Asian 4,945 16.4%   4,353 14.9%      
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 154 0.5%   172 0.6%      
Some other race 7,688 25.4%   8,812 30.2%      
Two or more races 2,063 6.8%   1,567 5.4%      
           
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE          
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 13,490 44.6%   16,462 56.5%      
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,725 55.4%   12,677 43.5%      
White 4,886 16.2%   2,944 10.1%      
Black or African American 5,403 17.9%   4,446 15.3%      
American Indian and Alaska Native 125 0.4%   73 0.3%      
Asian 4,890 16.2%   4,281 14.7%      
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 146 0.5%   156 0.5%      
Some other race 167 0.6%   109 0.4%      
Two or more races 1,108 3.7%   668 2.3%      
           
SEX          
Male 14,839 49.1%   14,480 49.7%      
Female 15,376 50.9%   14,659 50.3%      
           
AGE          
Under 5 years 2,738 9.1%   2,414 8.3%      
5 to 17 years 6,842 22.6%   5,830 20.0%      
18 to 64 years 18,014 59.6%   18,331 62.9%      
65 years and over 2,621 8.7%   2,564 8.8%      
Median age 29.5 X   31.6 X      
           
HOUSEHOLDS          
Total households 9,051 100.0%   8,761 100.0%      
Family households 6,490 71.7%   6,358 72.6%      
Families with children under 18 3,985 44.0%   3,524 40.2%      
Average household size 3.29 X   3.28 X      
Average family size 3.87 X   3.83 X      
           
HOUSING OCCUPANCY          
Total housing units 9,340 100.0%   9,571 100.0%   9,571 100.0%
Occupied housing units 9,051 96.9%   8,761 91.5%   8,776 91.7%
Owner-occupied housing units 4,442 49.1%   4,110 46.9%   4,263 48.6%
Renter-occupied housing units 4,609 50.9%   4,651 53.1%   4,513 51.4%
Vacant housing units 289 3.1%   810 8.5%   795 8.3%
1 unit, detached housing 4,138 44.3%   4,338 45.3%
Median value owner occupied unit (dollars) 146,100 X         298,800 X
Median gross rent (dollars) 687 X         1,022 X
       
PLACE OF BIRTH BY CITIZENSHIP STATUS      
Native 17,790 59.1%         15,998 54.9%
Foreign born 12,331 40.9%         13,138 45.1%
Naturalized citizen 4,033 13.4%         4,977 17.1%
Not a citizen 8,298 27.5%         8,161 28.0%
       
INCOME AND POVERTY IN 1999        
Median household income (dollars) 37,184 X         43,872 X
Median family income (dollars) 42,042 X         50,430 X
Per capita income (dollars) 14,303 X         17,286 X
Individuals in poverty 5,331 18.1%         5,197 18.3%
       
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT      
Population 25 and over 17,347 100.0%         17,730 100.0%
High school graduate 4,529 26.1%           30.4%
Bachelor's degree 1,388 8.0%           9.1%
Graduate or professional degree 419 2.4%           3.3%
       
COMMUTING TO WORK      
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 33.4 X         29.5 X
       
MEANS OF TRANSPORTATION TO WORK FOR WORKERS 16 YEARS AND OVER      
Total 10,405 100.0%         11,764 100.0%
Car, truck, or van: 8,698 83.6%         9,718 82.6%
Drove alone 6,165 59.3%         7,293 62.0%
Carpooled 2,533 24.3%         2,425 20.6%
Public transportation (Census 2000 includes taxicabs, ACS excludes them) 1,153 11.1%         1,230 10.5%
Bus or trolley bus 606 5.8%         586 5.0%
Streetcar or trolley car 27 0.3%         41 0.3%
Subway or elevated 408 3.9%         597 5.1%
Railroad 45 0.4%         6 0.1%
Ferryboat 0 0.0%         0 0.0%
Taxicab 67 0.6%         0 0.0%
Motorcycle 7 0.1%         6 0.1%
Bicycle 79 0.8%         181 1.5%
Walked 204 2.0%         89 0.8%
Other means 99 1.0%         241 2.0%
Worked at home 165 1.6%         299 2.5%
         
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT BY OCCUPATION        
Employed civilian population 16 years and over 10,818 100.0%         12,250 100.0%
Management, professional and related 2,183 20.2%         1,860 15.2%
Service 2,531 23.4%         3,529 28.8%
Sales and office 2,789 25.8%         2,776 22.7%
Farming, fishing & forestry 71 0.7%         Included in following category  
Construction, extraction, and maintenance 1,493 13.8%         1,711 14.0%
Production, transportation, and material moving 1,751 16.2%         2,374 19.4%
       
CLASS OF WORKER          
Self-employed workers 574 5.3%         973 7.9%
 
 
                Source: Census 2000 SF1, SF3, DP1-DP4, CTPP, 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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