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|People QuickFacts||Solvay||New York|
|Population, 2013 estimate||6,490||19,651,127|
|Population, 2012 estimate||6,515||19,576,125|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||6,584||19,378,105|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||-1.4%||1.4%|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012||-1.0%||1.0%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010||6.5%||6.0%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010||21.4%||22.3%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010||16.7%||13.5%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010||52.1%||51.6%|
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a)||91.6%||65.7%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a)||2.0%||15.9%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a)||1.5%||0.6%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a)||0.8%||7.3%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a)||0.1%||0.0%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010||3.0%||3.0%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b)||4.8%||17.6%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010||88.9%||58.3%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||85.7%||88.7%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||9.6%||22.0%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||14.4%||29.8%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||84.2%||84.9%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||22.7%||32.8%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||16.8||31.5|
|Housing units, 2010||3,234||8,108,103|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||50.5%||54.5%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||47.1%||50.5%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$104,600||$295,300|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.29||2.60|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$25,715||$32,104|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$42,424||$57,683|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||12.0%||14.9%|
|Business QuickFacts||Solvay||New York|
|Total number of firms, 2007||S||1,956,733|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||10.4%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||0.7%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||10.1%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||9.9%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||30.4%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||01||162,720,173|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||D||313,461,904|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||32,230||230,718,065|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$4,987||$11,879|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||5,481||39,813,499|
|Geography QuickFacts||Solvay||New York|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||1.65||47,126.40|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||3,980.7||411.2|