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Demographics

Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)

PEOPLE

Population  
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 152,882
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 149,960
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 128,984
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 128,984
Population, percent change – April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 18.50%
Population, percent change – April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) 16.30%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 128,961
Age and Sex  
Persons under 5 years, percent 6.40%
Persons under 18 years, percent 26.10%
Persons 65 years and over, percent 10.50%
Female persons, percent 49.60%
Race and Hispanic Origin  
White alone, percent 71.60%
Black or African American alone, percent (a) 19.50%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (a) 0.70%
Asian alone, percent (a) 3.70%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (a) 0.20%
Two or More Races, percent 4.40%
Hispanic or Latino, percent (b) 13.60%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent 60.40%
Population Characteristics  
Veterans, 2014-2018 20,299
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 9.00%
Housing  
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 50,449
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 76.20%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $334,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $2,156
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $547
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $1,543
Building permits, 2018 1,048
Families & Living Arrangements  
Households, 2014-2018 46,328
Persons per household, 2014-2018 3.03
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 83.60%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 13.80%
Computer and Internet Use  
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 96.30%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 92.90%
Education  
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 93.70%
Bachelor’s degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 39.80%
Health  
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 5.80%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent 7.80%
Economy  
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 66.30%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 62.60%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c) 161,438
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000) (c) 287,048
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000) (c) 171,086
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c) D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c) 1,247,882
Total retail sales per capita, 2012 (c) $9,288
Transportation  
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 40.9
Income & Poverty  
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $106,773
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $40,850
Persons in poverty, percent 5.40%

BUSINESSES

Total employer establishments, 2017 2,331
Total employment, 2017 33,497
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000) 1,429,583
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017 5.00%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 9,408
All firms, 2012 8,581
Men-owned firms, 2012 4,496
Women-owned firms, 2012 3,285
Minority-owned firms, 2012 2,242
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 6,066
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 1,355
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 6,816

GEOGRAPHY

Population per square mile, 2010 479.5
Land area in square miles, 2010 268.96
FIPS Code 51179