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|People QuickFacts||Hays County||Texas|
|Population, 2013 estimate||176,026||26,448,193|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||157,112||25,145,561|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||12.0%||5.2%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||6.3%||7.3%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||24.0%||26.6%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||9.6%||11.2%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||50.2%||50.3%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||91.2%||80.3%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||4.0%||12.4%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||1.2%||1.0%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||1.4%||4.3%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.2%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||2.0%||1.8%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||36.7%||38.4%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||56.8%||44.0%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||78.0%||82.6%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||7.2%||16.3%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||23.5%||34.6%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||88.5%||80.8%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||36.0%||26.3%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||29.3||24.9|
|Housing units, 2013||67,315||10,255,642|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||67.4%||63.9%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||21.3%||24.1%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$174,100||$128,000|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.75||2.80|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$26,662||$25,809|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$57,834||$51,563|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||16.8%||17.4%|
|Business QuickFacts||Hays County||Texas|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||3,449||537,8391|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||43,192||9,350,8291|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||6.4%||4.0%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||13,213||2,014,124|
|Total number of firms, 2007||14,240||2,164,852|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||1.8%||7.1%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||1.1%||0.9%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.9%||5.3%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||18.1%||20.7%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||26.2%||28.2%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||1,081,843||593,541,502|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||451,199||424,238,194|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||1,954,688||311,334,781|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$13,765||$13,061|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||235,341||42,054,592|
|Building permits, 2012||3,327||135,514|
|Geography QuickFacts||Hays County||Texas|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||677.98||261,231.71|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||231.7||96.3|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Austin-Round Rock, TX Metro Area|