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|People QuickFacts||Carbon County||Pennsylvania|
|Population, 2013 estimate||64,786||12,773,801|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||65,250||12,702,379|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||-0.7%||0.6%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||4.8%||5.6%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||20.1%||21.3%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||19.2%||16.4%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||50.5%||51.1%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||96.1%||83.2%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||1.9%||11.5%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.3%||0.3%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.5%||3.1%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||1.1%||1.8%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||3.8%||6.3%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||92.9%||78.4%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||90.2%||87.8%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||2.9%||5.8%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||5.0%||10.2%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||87.0%||88.3%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||15.5%||27.0%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||31.7||25.8|
|Housing units, 2013||34,276||5,565,157|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||79.6%||70.1%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||8.8%||20.6%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$147,100||$164,900|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.45||2.47|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$25,054||$28,190|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$49,951||$52,267|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||10.3%||13.1%|
|Business QuickFacts||Carbon County||Pennsylvania|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||1,119||296,8721|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||13,748||5,169,1961|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||4.7%||1.8%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||3,281||774,209|
|Total number of firms, 2007||5,149||981,501|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||2.0%||4.6%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.3%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||3.2%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.0%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||2.3%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||28.1%||27.0%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||514,283||234,840,418|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||35,793||142,859,202|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||483,916||166,842,778|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$7,661||$13,323|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||104,719||19,625,449|
|Building permits, 2012||65||18,796|
|Geography QuickFacts||Carbon County||Pennsylvania|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||381.46||44,742.70|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||171.1||283.9|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area|