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Population Over time

According to census 2017 five year estimate, the population is 6789319 and in 2016 population is 6742143, with a change of 0.69%. From Year 2010 to 2017 the population changed to 4.6%.

Population 2017 6789319
Population 2016 6742143
Population 2015 6705586
Population 2014 6657291
Population 2013 6605058
Population 2012 6560595
Population 2011 6512227
Population 2010 6477096


Age distribution/Median Age:

The Median Age (half are younger, and half older, than this age) of is 39.4.

AGE Under 5 years 362855
AGE 5 to 9 years 371193
AGE 10 to 14 years 398770
AGE 15 to 19 years 459799
AGE 20 to 24 years 490166
AGE 25 to 34 years 947078
AGE 35 to 44 years 834956
AGE 45 to 54 years 973034
AGE 55 to 59 years 479483
AGE 60 to 64 years 422234
AGE 65 to 74 years 589388
AGE 75 to 84 years 305023
AGE 85 years and over 155340

15.46% percent of people in are aged 65 years and over. 23.46% percent of people are aged under 18 years in .

Median Age Over time:



Median Age 2017 39.4
Median Age 2016 39.4
Median Age 2015 39.3
Median Age 2014 39.3
Median Age 2013 39.2
Median Age 2012 39.1
Median Age 2011 38.9
Median Age 2010 38.7


The Median Age compared to 2016 changed 0% while compared to 2010 changed 0.7% (Negative indicates median age is decreasing and Positive means median age increasing).

Ethnicity



In , 78.92% people are White alone and 3.09% people are with two and more races.

White alone 5358373
Black or African American alone 499774
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 14336
Asian alone 426225
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 2253
Some other race alone 48533
Two or more races: 209523


Hispanic or Latino



100% people are HISPANIC OR LATINO,and 0.67% people are Mexican.
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE 6789319
Mexican 45635
Puerto Rican 313855
Cuban 13755
Other Hispanic or Latino 386932


Gender



The Female percentage of is 51.49%.
Male 3293426
Female 3495893


Language Spoken at Home



86.07% people in speaks English very well and 21.88% of people in speaks other then English Language.
Speak English only or speak English very well 5843516
Speak English less than very well 582948
Speak a language other than English 1485497
Spanish 564401
Other Indo-European languages 562877
Asian and Pacific Island languages 267678
Other languages 90541


Family Size



Family 2 person household 693453
Family 3 person household 401551
Family 4 person household 349367
Family 5 person household 137853
Family 6 person household 44237
Family 7 or more person household 21158
Nonfamily households 938096
Nonfamily 1 person household 736053
Nonfamily 2 person household 158452
Nonfamily 3 person household 28658
Nonfamily 4 person household 11379
Nonfamily 5 person household 2489
Nonfamily 6 person household 764
Nonfamily 7 or more person household 301

Marital Status



Approximately 36.6% of people over the age of 15 have never married.
Approximately 46.6% of the population is currently in a marriage.
Never married includes those who've never entered a marriage and those whose first marriage was annulled. Married includes common law marriages and live-in couples and excludes separated marriages. These statistics only consider the 15 and older population of .

Now married (except separated) 46.6
Widowed 5.6
Divorced 9.4
Separated 1.7
Never married 36.6


Home Price Index

Home Median value is $352600.
The Home value change from 2017 to 2016 is 3.29% and from 2010 to 2017 is 0.09%.
Real Estate 2017 Median Value $352600
Real Estate 2016 Median Value $341000
Real Estate 2015 Median Value $333100
Real Estate 2014 Median Value $329900
Real Estate 2013 Median Value $330100
Real Estate 2012 Median Value $335500
Real Estate 2011 Median Value $343500
Real Estate 2010 Median Value $352300


Monthly Rent Prices

The Average Gross Monthly Rent price for house in is $1173.
From 2011 to 2017 11.59% changed in Market rent in .

MEDIAN GROSS RENT $1173
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2016 $1129
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2015 $1102
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2014 $1088
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2013 $1069
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2012 $1056
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2011 $1037


Fuel Type

Most residents of primarily heat their homes with utility gas.

Fuel-Utility gas 1321175
Fuel-Bottled, tank, or LP gas 83401
Fuel-Electricity 395373
Fuel-Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 707835
Fuel-Coal or coke 2851
Fuel-Wood 40176
Fuel-Solar energy 1984
Fuel-Other fuel 20025


Annual Household Income

Approximately 5.9% of population lives in a low-income household, or a household with an annual income of less than $25,000.

Lower Middle Class:The Second common household income level is lower middle class with approximately 32.2% of residents living in a household earning an annual income between $25,000 and $75,000.


Upper Middle class:0.4% residents living in a household earning an annual income more then $100K.

Estimate; Less than $10,000 5.7
Estimate; $10,000 to $14,999 0.1
Estimate; $15,000 to $24,999 0.1
Estimate; $25,000 to $34,999 7.2
Estimate; $35,000 to $49,999 9.9
Estimate; $50,000 to $74,999 15.1
Estimate; $75,000 to $99,999 12.3
Estimate; $100,000 to $149,999 0.2
Estimate; $150,000 to $199,999 0.1
Estimate; $200,000 or more 0.1


Median Income Over time

The Median income from 2017 to 2013 changed to 0%

Median income 2017 (dollars) $74167
Median income 2016 (dollars) $70954
Median income 2015 (dollars) $68563
Median income 2014 (dollars) $67846
Median income 2013 (dollars) $66866


Employment Statistics

unemployment rate is 6%.
Employed and unemployed numbers only account for people within the labor force. To be in the labor force one has to be at least 16 years of age and not institutionalized. The U.S. Armed forces include people on active duty in the Army, Air Force, Navy Marine Corps, and Coast Guard.

Labor Force Participation Rate 2017 67.3
Employment/Population Ratio 2017 63.2
Unemployment rate 2017 6
Labor Force Participation Rate 2016 67.5
Employment/Population Ratio 2016 62.8
Unemployment rate 2016 6.8
Labor Force Participation Rate 2015 67.5
Employment/Population Ratio 2015 62.3
Unemployment rate 2015 7.6
Labor Force Participation Rate 2014 67.6
Employment/Population Ratio 2014 61.8
Unemployment rate 2014 8.4


Occupation distribution

Management, business, science, and arts occupations 1597150
Service occupations 623336
Sales and office occupations 761992
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 238363
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 304831


Highest Degree Attained

Approximately 42.1% of the population attained Percent bachelor's degree or higher, and 90.3% people attained Percent high school graduate or higher. 73.3% of children enrolled in in public school and % children enrolled in Private schools

Enrolment Distributions

The Total Population 3 years and over enrolled in school is 1737576.
Kindergarten 77478
grade 1 to grade 4 298673
grade 5 to grade 8 316676
grade 9 to grade 12 343788
College, undergraduate 450807
Graduate, professional school 139950