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Less Than $5,000

Consumer Unit Characteristics

   

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    1984    
 
 
    2015
Name 2015 Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Units
Income After Taxes
2,069 U.S. Dollars 2,553 U.S. Dollars 2,553 U.S. Dollars U.S. $
Number of Consumer Units
5,726 Thousands 6,115 Thousands 6,115 Thousands Thous.
Income Before Taxes
1,971 U.S. Dollars 2,392 U.S. Dollars 2,392 U.S. Dollars U.S. $
Age of Reference Person
45.4 Years of Age 45.6 Years of Age 45.6 Years of Age Years of Age
Number of People in CU
1.6 Number 1.6 Number 1.6 Number Number
Number of Children Under 18
0.3 Number 0.3 Number 0.3 Number Number
Adults 65 and Older
0.2 Number 0.2 Number 0.2 Number Number
Number of Earners
0.5 Number 0.5 Number 0.5 Number Number
Number of Vehicles
0.9 Number 0.8 Number 0.8 Number Number
Percent Men Reference Persons
42 Percent 44 Percent 44 Percent %
Percent Women Reference Persons
58 Percent 56 Percent 56 Percent %
Percent Homeowner
27 Percent 33 Percent 33 Percent %
Percent Homeowner with Mortgage
10 Percent 12 Percent 12 Percent %
Percent Homeowner without Mortgage
17 Percent 22 Percent 22 Percent %
Percent Renter
73 Percent 67 Percent 67 Percent %
Percent Black or African American
22 Percent 24 Percent 24 Percent %
Percent White, Asian, and All Other Races
78 Percent 76 Percent 76 Percent %
Percent Hispanic or Latino
14 Percent 13 Percent 13 Percent %
Percent Not Hispanic or Latino
86 Percent 87 Percent 87 Percent %
Percent Elementary (1-8)
4 Percent 5 Percent 5 Percent %
Percent High School (9-12)
42 Percent 40 Percent 40 Percent %
Percent College
54 Percent 54 Percent 54 Percent %
Percent Never Attended School and Other
1 Percent 0 Percent 0 Percent %
At Least One Vehicle Owned or Leased
56 Percent 56 Percent 56 Percent %
   

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