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|People QuickFacts||Montgomery County||Maryland|
|Population, 2013 estimate||1,016,677||5,928,814|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||971,777||5,773,623|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||4.6%||2.7%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||6.5%||6.2%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||23.6%||22.7%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||13.3%||13.4%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||51.8%||51.5%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||62.6%||60.5%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||18.6%||30.1%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.7%||0.6%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||14.9%||6.1%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||3.1%||2.6%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||18.3%||9.0%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||47.0%||53.3%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||86.2%||86.6%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||31.8%||13.8%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||38.7%||16.5%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||91.0%||88.5%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||56.9%||36.3%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||33.9||31.8|
|Housing units, 2013||382,241||2,404,012|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||68.2%||68.1%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||33.2%||25.5%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$455,800||$304,900|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.70||2.64|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$48,690||$36,056|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$96,985||$72,999|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||6.5%||9.4%|
|Business QuickFacts||Montgomery County||Maryland|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||26,487||134,3051|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||413,951||2,152,4581|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||0.4%||2.3%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||100,389||442,314|
|Total number of firms, 2007||115,471||528,112|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||12.4%||19.3%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.7%||0.6%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||12.1%||6.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.1%||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||10.0%||4.9%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||32.4%||32.6%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||3,264,117||41,456,097|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||7,426,648||51,276,797|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||13,255,784||75,664,186|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$14,080||$13,429|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||1,872,772||10,758,428|
|Building permits, 2012||3,981||15,217|
|Geography QuickFacts||Montgomery County||Maryland|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||491.25||9,707.24|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||1,978.2||594.8|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area|