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Decennial Census data
      1970-1990  |   2000-2010         More Census Bureau data here
                 
  Census 2000   Census 2010   2006-2010 ACS*
TOTAL POPULATION 44,722 100.0%   72,148 100.0%   66,822 100.0%
In households 44,637 99.8%   72,073 99.9%      
In group quarters 85 0.2%   75 0.1%      
           
RACE          
White 34,354 76.8%   38,639 53.6%      
Black or African American 862 1.9%   2,043 2.8%      
American Indian and Alaska Native 160 0.4%   205 0.3%      
Asian 6,680 14.9%   25,713 35.6%      
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 95 0.2%   156 0.2%      
Some other race 968 2.2%   1,536 2.1%      
Two or more races 1,603 3.6%   3,856 5.3%      
           
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE          
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 3,238 7.2%   6,250 8.7%      
Not Hispanic or Latino 41,484 92.8%   65,898 91.3%      
White 32,356 72.3%   34,956 48.5%      
Black or African American 842 1.9%   1,946 2.7%      
American Indian and Alaska Native 142 0.3%   128 0.2%      
Asian 6,629 14.8%   25,531 35.4%      
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 89 0.2%   141 0.2%      
Some other race 131 0.3%   146 0.2%      
Two or more races 1,295 2.9%   3,050 4.2%      
           
SEX          
Male 22,058 49.3%   35,448 49.1%      
Female 22,664 50.7%   36,700 50.9%      
           
AGE          
Under 5 years 3,329 7.4%   5,716 7.9%      
5 to 17 years 8,432 18.9%   15,635 21.7%      
18 to 64 years 30,252 67.6%   45,170 62.6%      
65 years and over 2,709 6.1%   5,627 7.7%      
Median age 36.5 X   37.1 X      
           
HOUSEHOLDS          
Total households 16,944 100.0%   25,284 100.0%      
Family households 12,143 71.7%   19,165 75.8%      
Families with children under 18 6,415 37.9%   11,607 45.9%      
Average household size 2.63 X   2.85 X      
Average family size 3.12 X   3.30 X      
           
HOUSING OCCUPANCY          
Total housing units 17,552 100.0%   26,222 100.0%   24,809 100.0%
Occupied housing units 16,944 96.5%   25,284 96.4%   23,734 95.7%
Owner-occupied housing units 12,088 71.3%   18,056 71.4%   17,330 73.0%
Renter-occupied housing units 4,856 28.7%   7,228 28.6%   6,404 27.0%
Vacant housing units 608 3.5%   938 3.6%   1,075 4.3%
1 unit, detached housing 10,642 61.1%   15,548 62.7%
Median value owner occupied unit (dollars) 428,700 X         765,400 X
Median gross rent (dollars) 1,388 X         1,575 X
       
PLACE OF BIRTH BY CITIZENSHIP STATUS      
Native 37,169 83.6%         48,164 72.1%
Foreign born 7,308 16.4%         18,658 27.9%
Naturalized citizen 4,039 9.1%         10,572 15.8%
Not a citizen 3,269 7.3%         8,086 12.1%
       
INCOME AND POVERTY IN 1999        
Median household income (dollars) 95,856 X         120,326 X
Median family income (dollars) 106,321 X         132,753 X
Per capita income (dollars) 42,336 X         48,952 X
Individuals in poverty 878 2.0%         1,969 2.9%
       
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT      
Population 25 and over 30,297 100.0%         44,237 100.0%
High school graduate 3,585 11.8%           10.9%
Bachelor's degree 10,871 35.9%           36.8%
Graduate or professional degree 5,103 16.8%           21.5%
       
COMMUTING TO WORK      
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 31.3 X         31.2 X
       
MEANS OF TRANSPORTATION TO WORK FOR WORKERS 16 YEARS AND OVER      
Total 25,431 100.0%         33,593 100.0%
Car, truck, or van: 22,511 88.5%         28,533 84.9%
Drove alone 20,266 79.7%         25,737 76.6%
Carpooled 2,245 8.8%         2,796 8.3%
Public transportation (Census 2000 includes taxicabs, ACS excludes them) 1,258 4.9%         1,986 5.9%
Bus or trolley bus 80 0.3%         119 0.4%
Streetcar or trolley car 19 0.1%         76 0.2%
Subway or elevated 1,044 4.1%         1,530 4.6%
Railroad 105 0.4%         261 0.8%
Ferryboat 0 0.0%         0 0.0%
Taxicab 10 0.0%         5 0.0%
Motorcycle 19 0.1%         160 0.5%
Bicycle 67 0.3%         180 0.5%
Walked 242 1.0%         448 1.3%
Other means 114 0.4%         125 0.4%
Worked at home 1,220 4.8%         2,156 6.4%
         
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT BY OCCUPATION        
Employed civilian population 16 years and over 25,761 100.0%         34,510 100.0%
Management, professional and related 14,115 54.8%         20,664 59.9%
Service 1,549 6.0%         3,136 9.1%
Sales and office 7,893 30.6%         8,208 23.8%
Farming, fishing & forestry 0 0.0%         Included in following category  
Construction, extraction, and maintenance 1,167 4.5%         1,144 3.3%
Production, transportation, and material moving 1,037 4.0%         1,358 3.9%
       
CLASS OF WORKER          
Self-employed workers 1,927 7.5%         2,432 7.0%
 
 
                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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