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|People QuickFacts||Morehouse Parish||Louisiana|
|Population, 2013 estimate||27,057||4,625,470|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||27,979||4,533,372|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||-3.3%||2.0%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||6.9%||6.7%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||24.2%||24.1%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||16.6%||13.3%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||52.0%||51.1%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||50.6%||63.5%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||47.8%||32.4%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.2%||0.8%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.4%||1.7%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||1.0%||1.5%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||1.3%||4.7%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||49.8%||59.6%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||93.8%||85.5%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||0.4%||3.7%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||1.8%||8.7%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||75.8%||82.2%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||11.4%||21.4%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||24.6||24.9|
|Housing units, 2013||12,407||1,990,835|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||67.9%||67.4%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||8.2%||18.3%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$76,100||$137,700|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.60||2.59|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$16,518||$24,264|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$31,447||$44,673|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||25.8%||18.7%|
|Business QuickFacts||Morehouse Parish||Louisiana|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||459||104,0591|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||5,158||1,644,2821|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||-0.3%||1.7%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||1,740||345,755|
|Total number of firms, 2007||1,729||375,808|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||25.7%||15.9%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.7%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||2.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.0%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||2.9%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||27.4%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||D||205,054,723|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||255,319||51,415,553|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||241,374||56,543,203|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$8,443||$12,921|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||19,773||9,729,869|
|Building permits, 2012||24||13,018|
|Geography QuickFacts||Morehouse Parish||Louisiana|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||794.93||43,203.90|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||35.2||104.9|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Bastrop, LA Micro Area|