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|People QuickFacts||Wasco County||Oregon|
|Population, 2013 estimate||25,477||3,930,065|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||25,213||3,831,073|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||1.0%||2.6%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||6.0%||5.9%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||22.3%||21.8%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||19.3%||15.5%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||50.4%||50.5%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||91.0%||88.1%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.6%||2.0%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||4.4%||1.8%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.9%||4.1%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.7%||0.4%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||2.3%||3.5%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||16.4%||12.3%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||76.1%||77.5%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013||84.0%||82.0%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013||9.6%||9.8%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013||15.3%||14.8%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013||85.1%||89.4%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013||20.1%||29.7%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013||16.1||22.5|
|Housing units, 2013||11,338||1,684,035|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013||64.9%||62.0%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013||15.8%||23.2%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013||$181,600||$238,000|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013||2.39||2.49|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013||$22,844||$26,809|
|Median household income, 2009-2013||$43,765||$50,229|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013||18.2%||16.2%|
|Business QuickFacts||Wasco County||Oregon|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||713||107,5492|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||7,021||1,363,5232|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||1.2%||1.6%2|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||1,299||261,156|
|Total number of firms, 2007||1,828||348,154|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||1.2%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||1.2%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||3.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.2%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||3.3%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||22.0%||29.8%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||01||66,880,653|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||D||51,910,777|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||381,866||50,370,919|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$16,089||$13,494|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||47,598||7,555,764|
|Building permits, 2012||0||10,6082|
|Geography QuickFacts||Wasco County||Oregon|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||2,381.52||95,988.01|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||10.6||39.9|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||The Dalles, OR Micro Area|