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|People QuickFacts||Chatham County||North Carolina|
|Population, 2013 estimate||66,817||9,848,060|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||63,494||9,535,471|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||5.2%||3.3%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||5.0%||6.2%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||20.6%||23.2%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||22.7%||14.3%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||51.8%||51.3%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||82.3%||71.7%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||13.3%||22.0%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||1.3%||1.6%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||1.5%||2.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||1.5%||2.0%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||12.9%||8.9%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||71.4%||64.4%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||88.7%||84.4%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||10.5%||7.5%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||13.5%||10.8%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||85.5%||84.5%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||36.7%||26.8%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||26.8||23.5|
|Housing units, 2013||29,405||4,394,261|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||80.4%||67.1%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||6.0%||17.1%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$210,300||$153,600|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.46||2.51|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$31,015||$25,285|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$57,793||$46,450|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||11.1%||16.8%|
|Business QuickFacts||Chatham County||North Carolina|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||1,270||217,4041|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||12,432||3,352,1511|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||-4.3%||2.1%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||5,305||669,501|
|Total number of firms, 2007||5,813||798,791|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||10.5%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||1.0%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||2.5%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||2.7%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||27.1%||28.2%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||1,129,694||205,867,299|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||128,681||88,795,885|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||559,438||114,578,173|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$9,113||$12,641|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||39,556||16,126,939|
|Building permits, 2012||365||48,692|
|Geography QuickFacts||Chatham County||North Carolina|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||682.19||48,617.91|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||93.1||196.1|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area|