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Population Over time

According to census 2017 five year estimate, the population is 4893444 and in 2016 population is 4834605, with a change of 1.2%. From Year 2010 to 2017 the population changed to 7.81%.

Population 2017 4893444
Population 2016 4834605
Population 2015 4777576
Population 2014 4727273
Population 2013 4679602
Population 2012 4630351
Population 2011 4575864
Population 2010 4511428


Age distribution/Median Age:

The Median Age (half are younger, and half older, than this age) of is 39.

AGE Under 5 years 289964
AGE 5 to 9 years 309396
AGE 10 to 14 years 306139
AGE 15 to 19 years 322182
AGE 20 to 24 years 340162
AGE 25 to 34 years 638521
AGE 35 to 44 years 598756
AGE 45 to 54 years 649562
AGE 55 to 59 years 328870
AGE 60 to 64 years 314636
AGE 65 to 74 years 489068
AGE 75 to 84 years 223628
AGE 85 years and over 82560

16.25% percent of people in are aged 65 years and over. 25.09% percent of people are aged under 18 years in .

Median Age Over time:



Median Age 2017 39
Median Age 2016 38.8
Median Age 2015 38.6
Median Age 2014 38.3
Median Age 2013 38.1
Median Age 2012 37.9
Median Age 2011 37.7
Median Age 2010 37.4


The Median Age compared to 2016 changed 0.2% while compared to 2010 changed 1.6% (Negative indicates median age is decreasing and Positive means median age increasing).

Ethnicity



In , 67.29% people are White alone and 2.13% people are with two and more races.

White alone 3292598
Black or African American alone 1332110
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 14992
Asian alone 71994
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 3015
Some other race alone 7566
Two or more races: 104407


Hispanic or Latino



100% people are HISPANIC OR LATINO,and 3.07% people are Mexican.
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE 4893444
Mexican 150058
Puerto Rican 36022
Cuban 7444
Other Hispanic or Latino 73874


Gender



The Female percentage of is 51.43%.
Male 2376759
Female 2516685


Language Spoken at Home



91.46% people in speaks English very well and 6.54% of people in speaks other then English Language.
Speak English only or speak English very well 4475669
Speak English less than very well 127811
Speak a language other than English 319834
Spanish 205469
Other Indo-European languages 59822
Asian and Pacific Island languages 42471
Other languages 12072


Family Size



Family 2 person household 593816
Family 3 person household 289357
Family 4 person household 215573
Family 5 person household 92348
Family 6 person household 31030
Family 7 or more person household 16237
Nonfamily households 632946
Nonfamily 1 person household 532882
Nonfamily 2 person household 81098
Nonfamily 3 person household 12485
Nonfamily 4 person household 5139
Nonfamily 5 person household 905
Nonfamily 6 person household 270
Nonfamily 7 or more person household 167

Marital Status



Approximately 32.1% of people over the age of 15 have never married.
Approximately 47.3% 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) 47.3
Widowed 6.7
Divorced 10.8
Separated 3.1
Never married 32.1


Home Price Index

Home Median value is $148600.
The Home value change from 2017 to 2016 is 3.36% and from 2010 to 2017 is 9.76%.
Real Estate 2017 Median Value $148600
Real Estate 2016 Median Value $143600
Real Estate 2015 Median Value $139900
Real Estate 2014 Median Value $137600
Real Estate 2013 Median Value $137400
Real Estate 2012 Median Value $137400
Real Estate 2011 Median Value $137000
Real Estate 2010 Median Value $134100


Monthly Rent Prices

The Average Gross Monthly Rent price for house in is $836.
From 2011 to 2017 12.92% changed in Market rent in .

MEDIAN GROSS RENT $836
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2016 $811
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2015 $790
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2014 $784
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2013 $768
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2012 $749
MEDIAN GROSS RENT 2011 $728


Fuel Type

Most residents of primarily heat their homes with utility gas.

Fuel-Utility gas 416320
Fuel-Bottled, tank, or LP gas 74302
Fuel-Electricity 1333368
Fuel-Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 17554
Fuel-Coal or coke 293
Fuel-Wood 18243
Fuel-Solar energy 604
Fuel-Other fuel 2185


Annual Household Income

Approximately 8.5% 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 43.8% 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 8.2
Estimate; $10,000 to $14,999 0.1
Estimate; $15,000 to $24,999 0.2
Estimate; $25,000 to $34,999 11.2
Estimate; $35,000 to $49,999 14.3
Estimate; $50,000 to $74,999 18.3
Estimate; $75,000 to $99,999 11.8
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) $48781
Median income 2016 (dollars) $46898
Median income 2015 (dollars) $45483
Median income 2014 (dollars) $45033
Median income 2013 (dollars) $44779


Employment Statistics

unemployment rate is 7.2%.
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 60.7
Employment/Population Ratio 2017 55.5
Unemployment rate 2017 7.2
Labor Force Participation Rate 2016 60.8
Employment/Population Ratio 2016 55
Unemployment rate 2016 8.4
Labor Force Participation Rate 2015 60.9
Employment/Population Ratio 2015 54.4
Unemployment rate 2015 9.5
Labor Force Participation Rate 2014 61.2
Employment/Population Ratio 2014 53.9
Unemployment rate 2014 10.6


Occupation distribution

Management, business, science, and arts occupations 734447
Service occupations 395383
Sales and office occupations 531293
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 197855
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 322068


Highest Degree Attained

Approximately 27% of the population attained Percent bachelor's degree or higher, and 86.5% people attained Percent high school graduate or higher. 85.5% 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 1200892.
Kindergarten 71683
grade 1 to grade 4 248196
grade 5 to grade 8 243910
grade 9 to grade 12 252133
College, undergraduate 268455
Graduate, professional school 53412