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|People QuickFacts||Somerset County||Maine|
|Population, 2013 estimate||51,706||1,328,302|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||52,228||1,328,361|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||-1.0%||Z|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||4.8%||4.9%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||20.3%||19.7%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||18.3%||17.7%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||50.4%||51.0%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||97.0%||95.2%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.5%||1.4%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.5%||0.7%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.6%||1.1%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||Z||Z|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||1.4%||1.6%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||1.0%||1.4%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||96.2%||94.0%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||89.2%||86.3%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||1.9%||3.3%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||4.0%||7.0%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||87.1%||90.6%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||14.8%||27.3%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||25.0||23.3|
|Housing units, 2013||30,556||723,128|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||78.0%||72.1%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||10.1%||19.4%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$109,900||$175,600|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.35||2.34|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$21,025||$26,464|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$38,141||$48,219|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||18.2%||13.3%|
|Business QuickFacts||Somerset County||Maine|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||1,168||40,1201|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||13,480||486,8381|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||-0.2%||1.5%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||3,384||110,117|
|Total number of firms, 2007||4,351||150,389|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.5%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.5%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||0.7%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.0%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.7%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||20.0%||25.6%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||1,566,889||16,363,192|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||76,669||8,823,719|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||577,288||20,444,031|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$11,211||$15,520|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||44,981||2,515,827|
|Building permits, 2012||50||3,0011|
|Geography QuickFacts||Somerset County||Maine|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||3,924.40||30,842.92|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||13.3||43.1|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||None|