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|People QuickFacts||Mobile County||Alabama|
|Population, 2013 estimate||414,079||4,833,722|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||413,002||4,779,758|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||0.3%||1.1%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||6.7%||6.1%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||24.1%||23.0%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||14.1%||14.9%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||52.1%||51.5%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||60.3%||69.8%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||35.3%||26.6%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||1.0%||0.7%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||1.9%||1.3%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||1.5%||1.5%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||2.6%||4.1%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||58.2%||66.4%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||86.1%||84.9%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||3.2%||3.5%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||5.0%||5.2%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||83.6%||82.6%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||20.3%||22.3%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||24.1||24.1|
|Housing units, 2013||180,493||2,189,938|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||67.1%||70.2%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||17.2%||15.8%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$125,400||$122,300|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.57||2.54|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$22,581||$23,587|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$42,973||$43,160|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||19.5%||18.1%|
|Business QuickFacts||Mobile County||Alabama|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||8,586||97,9381|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||148,222||1,585,7611|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||-0.5%||0.8%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||30,184||315,382|
|Total number of firms, 2007||34,836||382,350|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||18.8%||14.8%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||0.8%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||2.4%||1.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||1.2%||1.2%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||29.5%||28.1%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||12,407,151||112,858,843|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||3,268,730||52,252,752|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||5,225,494||57,344,851|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$12,895||$12,364|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||562,436||6,426,342|
|Building permits, 2012||896||13,506|
|Geography QuickFacts||Mobile County||Alabama|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||1,229.44||50,645.33|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||335.9||94.4|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Mobile, AL Metro Area|