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|People QuickFacts||Mercer County||Pennsylvania|
|Population, 2013 estimate||115,195||12,773,801|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||116,638||12,702,379|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||-1.2%||0.6%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||4.9%||5.6%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||20.5%||21.3%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||19.5%||16.4%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||50.9%||51.1%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||91.8%||83.2%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||5.8%||11.5%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.2%||0.3%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.7%||3.1%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||Z||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||1.6%||1.8%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||1.3%||6.3%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||90.8%||78.4%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||88.4%||87.8%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||1.4%||5.8%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||4.9%||10.2%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||88.1%||88.3%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||20.0%||27.0%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||20.8||25.8|
|Housing units, 2013||51,421||5,565,157|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||74.5%||70.1%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||15.0%||20.6%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$103,700||$164,900|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.36||2.47|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$22,395||$28,190|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$43,589||$52,267|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||13.2%||13.1%|
|Business QuickFacts||Mercer County||Pennsylvania|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||2,797||296,8721|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||44,665||5,169,1961|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||1.4%||1.8%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||6,402||774,209|
|Total number of firms, 2007||9,694||981,501|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||4.6%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||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||0.5%||2.3%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||25.6%||27.0%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||3,463,612||234,840,418|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||D||142,859,202|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||1,441,622||166,842,778|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$12,308||$13,323|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||166,752||19,625,449|
|Building permits, 2012||79||18,796|
|Geography QuickFacts||Mercer County||Pennsylvania|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||672.58||44,742.70|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||173.4||283.9|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metro Area|