Demographics

General Characteristics Number Percent U.S.
Total Population 6,490    
Male 2,802 46.1 49.1%
Female 3,276 53.9 50.9%
Median age (years) 37.1 (X) 35.3
Under 5 years 420 6.9 6.8%
18 years and over 4,416 72.7 74.3%
65 years and over 999 16.4 12.4%
       
One race 6,420 98.9 97.6%
White 5,179 79.8 75.1%
Black or African American 1,046 16.1 12.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native 53 0.8 0.9%
Asian 37 0.6 3.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1 0.9%
Some other race 102 1.6 5.5%
Two or more races 70 1.1 2.4%
       
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 227 3.5 12.5%
       
Household population 5,757 94.7 97.2%
Group quaters population 321 5.3 2.8%
       
Average household size 2.55 (X) 2.59%
Average family size 3.06 (X) 3.14%
       
Total housing units 2,601    
Occupied housing units 2,257 86.8 91.0%
Owner-occupied housing units 1,506 66.7 66.2%
Renter-occupied housing units 751 33.3 33.8%
Vacant housing units 344 13.2 9.0%
Social Characteristics Number Percent U.S.
Population 25 years and over 3,836    
High school graduate or higher 2,931 76.4 80.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher 472 12.3 24.4%
Civilian veterans (civilian population 18 years and over) 666 15.1 12.7%
Disability status (population 5 years and over) 1,233 22.9 19.3%
Foreign born 117 1.9 11.1%
Male, Now married, except separated (population 15 years and over) 1,284 60.7 56.7%
Female, Now married, except separated (population 15 years and over) 1,374 51.6 52.1%
Speak a language other than English at home (population 5 years and over) 247 4.4 17.9%
Economic Characteristics Number Percent U.S.
In labor force (population 16 years and over) 2,635 56.6 63.9%
Mean travel time to work in minutes (workers 16 years and over) 28.8 (X) 25.5
Median family income in 1999 (dollars) 32,278 (X) 50,046
Per capita income in 1999 (dollars) 14,317 (X) 21,587
Families below poverty level 246 15.5 9.2%
Individuals below poverty level 1,115 19.6 12.4
Housing Characteristics Number Percent U.S.
Single-family owner-occupied homes 1,303    
Median value (dollars) 57,700 (X) 119,600
Median of selected monthly owner costs (X) (X)  
With a mortgage (dollars) 785 (X) 1,088
Not mortgage (dollars) 264 (X) 295
(X) Not applicable    

 

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Summary File 1 (SF 1) and Summary File 3 (SF 3)