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Decennial Census data
      1860-1940  |   1950-1960  |   1970-1990  |   2000-2010

1970 Census 1980 Census 1990 Census
TOTAL POPULATION 79,140 100.0% TOTAL POPULATION 99,199 100.0% TOTAL POPULATION 110,765 100.0%
  
RACE RACE RACE
White 76,950 97.2% White 91,249 92.0% White 98,650 89.1%
Negro 516 0.7% Black 1,030 1.0% Black 1,065 1.0%
Indian 215 0.3% American Indian, Eskimo, and Aleut 920 0.9% American Indian, Eskimo, or Aleut 781 0.7%
Eskimo 6 0.0% Eskimo 0 0.0%
Aleut 3 0.0% Aleut 6 0.0%
Asian and Pacific Islander 2,269 2.3% Asian or Pacific Islander 3,726 3.4%
Asian 3,555 3.2%
Japanese 172 0.2% Japanese 447 0.5% Japanese 644 0.6%
Chinese 323 0.4% Chinese 710 0.7% Chinese 644 0.6%
Filipino 190 0.2% Filipino 512 0.5% Filipino 1,421 1.3%
Korean 143 0.1% Korean 203 0.2%
Asian Indian 116 0.1% Asian Indian 206 0.2%
Vietnamese 20 0.0% Vietnamese 112 0.1%
Cambodian 4 0.0%
Hmong 0 0.0%
Laotian 0 0.0%
Thai 0 0.0%
Other Asian 321 0.3%
Pacific Islander 171 0.2%
Polynesian 151 0.1%
Hawaiian 104 0.1% Hawaiian 118 0.1%
Samoan 0 0.0% Samoan 25 0.0%
Tongan 0 0.0%
Other Polynesian 8 0.0%
Guamanian 209 0.2% Micronesian -- Guamanian 20 0.0%
Micronesian -- Other 0 0.0%
Melanesian 0 0.0%
Other Asian and Pacific Islander 8 0.0% Pacific Islander Not Specified 0 0.0%
All other 774 1.0% Race, n.e.c. 3,731 3.8% Other Race 6,543 5.9%
  
PERSONS OF SPANISH ORIGIN OR DESCENT 2,488 3.1% SPANISH ORIGIN 8,599 8.7% TOTAL HISPANIC 15,686 14.2%
  
SEX SEX SEX
Male 39,188 49.5% Male 48,912 49.3% Male 54,794 49.5%
Female 39,952 50.5% Female 50,287 50.7% Female 55,971 50.5%
 
AGE AGE AGE
Under 5 years 5,534 7.0% Under 5 years 5,663 5.7% Under 5 years 7,416 6.7%
5 to 19 years 21,543 27.2% 5 to 19 years 22,388 22.6% 5 to 17 years 18,434 16.6%
20 to 64 years 41,439 52.4% 20 to 64 years 56,099 56.6% 18 to 64 years 66,624 60.1%
65 years and over 10,624 13.4% 65 years and over 15,049 15.2% 65 years and over 18,291 16.5%
Median age 32.3 X Median age 33.7 X Median age 36.5 X
  
HOUSEHOLDS HOUSEHOLDS HOUSEHOLDS
Head of household 25,098 100.0% Total households 36,667 100.0% Households 41,185 100.0%
Families 19,878 79.2% Families 26,126 71.3% Total families 28,621 69.5%
With own children under 18 years 10,220 40.7% With own children under 18 years 12,322 33.6% With own children under 18 years 12,939 31.4%
Persons per household 2.92 X Persons per household 2.54 X Persons per household 2.55 X
Persons per family 3.03 X Persons per family 3.06 X
  
INCOME AND POVERTY IN 1969 INCOME AND POVERTY IN 1979 INCOME AND POVERTY IN 1989
Income of families and unrelated individuals 10,738 X Median household income 18,887 X Median household income 36,773 X
Median family income 22,426 X Median family income 42,789 X
Income of persons 3,277 X Per capita income 8,503 X Per capita income 21,873 X
Less than poverty level 9.8% Below poverty level 8.1% Below poverty level 6.5%
  
COMMUTING TO WORK COMMUTING TO WORK
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 19.7 X Mean minutes traveled to work 21.4 X
Mean travel time to work for workers traveling 45 or more minutes 60.9 X
  
MEANS OF TRANSPORTATION TO WORK MEANS OF TRANSPORTATION TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over 41,690 100.0% Workers 16 years and over 51,573 100.0%
Private vehicle 35,841 86.0% Car, truck, or van 45,371 88.0%
Drive alone car 22,954 55.1% Drove alone 38,766 75.2%
Drive alone truck or van 5,701 13.7%
Carpool car 5,559 13.3% Carpooled 6,605 12.8%
Carpool truck or van 1,627 3.9%  
Public transportation 750 1.8% Public transportation 570 1.1%
Bus or streetcar 736 1.8% Bus or trolley bus 500 1.0%
  Streetcar or trolley car 0 0.0%
Subway or elevated train 6 0.0% Subway or elevated 27 0.1%
Railroad 0 0.0% Railroad 0 0.0%
  Ferryboat 6 0.0%
Taxicab 8 0.0% Taxicab 37 0.1%
Motorcycle 490 1.2% Motorcycle 138 0.3%
Bicycle 661 1.6% Bicycle 626 1.2%
Walked only 2,484 6.0% Walked 2,619 5.1%
Other means 380 0.9% Other means 357 0.7%
Worked at home 1,084 2.6% Working at home 1,892 3.7%
  
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE
Employed 28,756 100.0% Employed 42,988 100.0% Employed 52,533 100.0%
 
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                Source: 1970 Census, 1980 Census, 1990 Census

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