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|People QuickFacts||Jefferson Parish||Louisiana|
|Population, 2013 estimate||434,767||4,625,470|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||432,552||4,533,372|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||0.5%||2.0%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||6.3%||6.7%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||22.0%||24.1%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||14.7%||13.3%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||51.4%||51.1%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||66.6%||63.5%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||27.0%||32.4%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.6%||0.8%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||4.1%||1.7%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||1.6%||1.5%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||13.4%||4.7%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||54.7%||59.6%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||86.9%||85.5%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||11.0%||3.7%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||16.2%||8.7%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||83.4%||82.2%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||23.2%||21.4%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||23.5||24.9|
|Housing units, 2013||188,736||1,990,835|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||63.3%||67.4%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||29.2%||18.3%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$175,500||$137,700|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.58||2.59|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$26,596||$24,264|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$48,522||$44,673|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||15.3%||18.7%|
|Business QuickFacts||Jefferson Parish||Louisiana|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||11,616||104,0591|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||180,743||1,644,2821|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||0.9%||1.7%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||39,617||345,755|
|Total number of firms, 2007||45,343||375,808|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||12.5%||15.9%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.6%||0.7%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||5.2%||2.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.0%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||8.4%||2.9%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||24.9%||27.4%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||2,837,246||205,054,723|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||6,049,778||51,415,553|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||8,106,201||56,543,203|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$18,409||$12,921|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||982,943||9,729,869|
|Building permits, 2012||186||13,018|
|Geography QuickFacts||Jefferson Parish||Louisiana|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||295.63||43,203.90|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||1,463.1||104.9|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metro Area|