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|People QuickFacts||Polk County||Oregon|
|Population, 2013 estimate||76,794||3,930,065|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||75,403||3,831,073|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||1.8%||2.6%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||5.9%||5.9%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||23.5%||21.8%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||16.4%||15.5%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||51.7%||50.5%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||91.0%||88.1%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.8%||2.0%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||2.5%||1.8%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||2.0%||4.1%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.4%||0.4%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||3.4%||3.5%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||13.0%||12.3%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||79.6%||77.5%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||82.5%||82.1%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||7.0%||9.8%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||11.7%||14.7%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||89.9%||89.2%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||28.5%||29.2%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||24.3||22.4|
|Housing units, 2013||30,391||1,684,035|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||66.8%||62.5%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||19.9%||23.2%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$227,300||$246,100|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.62||2.48|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$24,663||$26,702|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$52,365||$50,036|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||14.6%||15.5%|
|Business QuickFacts||Polk County||Oregon|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||1,322||107,5491|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||11,485||1,363,5231|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||6.4%||1.6%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||3,964||261,156|
|Total number of firms, 2007||5,614||348,154|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||1.2%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||1.8%||1.2%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||3.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.2%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||4.3%||3.3%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||28.8%||29.8%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||416,672||66,880,653|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||70,305||51,910,777|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||375,062||50,370,919|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$5,007||$13,494|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||D||7,555,764|
|Building permits, 2012||81||10,6081|
|Geography QuickFacts||Polk County||Oregon|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||740.79||95,988.01|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||101.8||39.9|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Salem, OR Metro Area|