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|People QuickFacts||Boone County||Missouri|
|Population, 2013 estimate||170,773||6,044,171|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||162,642||5,988,923|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||5.0%||0.9%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||6.0%||6.2%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||20.6%||23.1%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||10.1%||15.0%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||51.6%||51.0%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||83.1%||83.7%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||9.4%||11.7%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.4%||0.5%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||4.1%||1.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||2.8%||2.0%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||3.2%||3.9%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||80.4%||80.4%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||72.5%||83.6%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||6.2%||3.9%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||8.2%||6.1%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||92.9%||87.2%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||47.3%||25.8%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||18.3||23.2|
|Housing units, 2013||71,890||2,719,001|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||57.6%||69.0%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||28.6%||19.7%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$158,900||$138,400|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.38||2.46|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$26,794||$25,546|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$47,786||$47,333|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||19.5%||15.0%|
|Business QuickFacts||Boone County||Missouri|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||4,344||146,6041|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||70,001||2,320,2391|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||4.8%||1.0%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||10,886||394,685|
|Total number of firms, 2007||14,676||501,064|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||4.9%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.3%||0.6%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||2.4%||1.9%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.9%||1.2%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||24.6%||26.1%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||D||110,907,604|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||610,359||81,032,913|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||3,012,263||76,575,216|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$19,777||$12,957|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||315,136||11,070,634|
|Building permits, 2012||1,226||12,297|
|Geography QuickFacts||Boone County||Missouri|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||685.41||68,741.52|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||237.3||87.1|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Columbia, MO Metro Area|