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|People QuickFacts||Lubbock County||Texas|
|Population, 2013 estimate||289,324||26,448,193|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||278,831||25,145,561|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||3.8%||5.2%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||6.9%||7.3%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||24.2%||26.6%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||11.6%||11.2%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||50.5%||50.3%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||87.0%||80.3%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||7.8%||12.4%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||1.1%||1.0%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||2.3%||4.3%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||1.6%||1.8%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||33.4%||38.4%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||55.8%||44.0%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||75.3%||82.6%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||5.5%||16.3%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||21.7%||34.6%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||84.0%||80.8%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||27.4%||26.3%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||16.2||24.9|
|Housing units, 2013||118,861||10,255,642|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||59.3%||63.9%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||24.4%||24.1%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$107,300||$128,000|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.54||2.80|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$23,880||$25,809|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$43,993||$51,563|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||19.9%||17.4%|
|Business QuickFacts||Lubbock County||Texas|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||6,928||537,8391|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||105,683||9,350,8291|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||0.4%||4.0%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||19,541||2,014,124|
|Total number of firms, 2007||23,670||2,164,852|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||2.1%||7.1%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.7%||0.9%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||2.0%||5.3%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||12.8%||20.7%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||23.1%||28.2%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||D||593,541,502|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||3,707,401||424,238,194|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||3,924,861||311,334,781|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$14,929||$13,061|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||D||42,054,592|
|Building permits, 2012||1,459||135,514|
|Geography QuickFacts||Lubbock County||Texas|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||895.60||261,231.71|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||311.3||96.3|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Lubbock, TX Metro Area|