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Decennial Census data
      1960  |   1970-1990  |   2000-2010         More Census Bureau data here
                 
  Census 2000   Census 2010   2006-2010 ACS*
TOTAL POPULATION 5,352 100.0%   5,287 100.0%   5,237 100.0%
In households 5,346 99.9%   5,287 100.0%      
In group quarters 6 0.1%   0 0.0%      
 
RACE
White 4,828 90.2%   4,717 89.2%      
Black or African American 20 0.4%   23 0.4%      
American Indian and Alaska Native 8 0.1%   4 0.1%      
Asian 267 5.0%   332 6.3%      
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%   4 0.1%      
Some other race 70 1.3%   63 1.2%      
Two or more races 153 2.9%   144 2.7%      
 
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 232 4.3%   243 4.6%      
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,120 95.7%   5,044 95.4%      
White 4,686 87.6%   4,552 86.1%      
Black or African American 20 0.4%   23 0.4%      
American Indian and Alaska Native 7 0.1%   4 0.1%      
Asian 263 4.9%   331 6.3%      
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%   3 0.1%      
Some other race 10 0.2%   9 0.2%      
Two or more races 128 2.4%   122 2.3%      
 
SEX
Male 2,654 49.6%   2,581 48.8%      
Female 2,698 50.4%   2,706 51.2%      
 
AGE
Under 5 years 325 6.1%   220 4.2%      
5 to 17 years 927 17.3%   1,023 19.3%      
18 to 64 years 3,245 60.6%   2,976 56.3%      
65 years and over 855 16.0%   1,068 20.2%      
Median age 44.4 X   48.8 X      
 
HOUSEHOLDS
Total households 1,949 100.0%   1,977 100.0%      
Family households 1,516 77.8%   1,487 75.2%      
Families with children under 18 616 31.6%   619 31.3%      
Average household size 2.74 X   2.67 X      
Average family size 2.98 X   3.01 X      
 
HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total housing units 2,030 100.0%   2,157 100.0%   2,106 100.0%
Occupied housing units 1,949 96.0%   1,977 91.7%   1,871 88.8%
Owner-occupied housing units 1,726 88.6%   1,721 87.1%   1,750 93.5%
Renter-occupied housing units 223 11.4%   256 12.9%   121 6.5%
Vacant housing units 81 4.0%   180 8.3%   235 11.2%
1 unit, detached housing 1,930 97.0%   2,007 95.3%
Median value owner occupied unit (dollars) 1,000,000+ X         1,000,000+ X
Median gross rent (dollars) 1,557 X         1,868 X
 
PLACE OF BIRTH BY CITIZENSHIP STATUS
Native 4,589 87.4%         4,506 86.0%
Foreign born 664 12.6%         731 14.0%
Naturalized citizen 368 7.0%         464 8.9%
Not a citizen 296 5.6%         267 5.1%
 
INCOME AND POVERTY IN 1999
Median household income (dollars) 171,126 X         186,359 X
Median family income (dollars) 196,505 X         225,580 X
Per capita income (dollars) 104,667 X         112,780 X
Individuals in poverty 149 2.8%         193 3.7%
 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 and over 3,845 100.0%         3,658 100.0%
High school graduate 316 8.2%           11.2%
Bachelor's degree 1,175 30.6%           33.4%
Graduate or professional degree 1,405 36.5%           37.2%
 
COMMUTING TO WORK
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 26.8 X         24.7 X
 
MEANS OF TRANSPORTATION TO WORK FOR WORKERS 16 YEARS AND OVER
Total 2,421 100.0%         2,150 100.0%
Car, truck, or van: 1,988 82.1%         1,645 76.5%
Drove alone 1,918 79.2%         1,590 74.0%
Carpooled 70 2.9%         55 2.6%
Public transportation 7 0.3%         22 1.0%
Bus or trolley bus 0 0.0%         0 0.0%
Streetcar or trolley car 0 0.0%         0 0.0%
Subway or elevated 7 0.3%         9 0.4%
Railroad 0 0.0%         13 0.6%
Ferryboat 0 0.0%         0 0.0%
Taxicab 0 0.0%         0 0.0%
Motorcycle 0 0.0%         18 0.8%
Bicycle 0 0.0%         20 0.9%
Walked 116 4.8%         34 1.6%
Other means 7 0.3%         9 0.4%
Worked at home 303 12.5%         402 18.7%
   
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT BY OCCUPATION  
Employed civilian population 16 years and over 2,450 100.0%         2,170 100.0%
Management, professional and related 1,689 68.9%         1,179 54.3%
Service 191 7.8%         143 6.6%
Sales and office 423 17.3%         690 31.8%
Farming, fishing & forestry 6 0.2%         Included in following category  
Construction, extraction, and maintenance 84 3.4%         67 3.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving 57 2.3%         91 4.2%
 
CLASS OF WORKER            
Self-employed workers 410 16.7%         412 19.0%
 
 
                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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