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|People QuickFacts||Snohomish County||Washington|
|Population, 2013 estimate||745,913||6,971,406|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||713,328||6,724,543|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||4.6%||3.7%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||6.3%||6.4%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||23.4%||22.9%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||11.7%||13.6%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||49.9%||50.0%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||80.8%||81.2%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||3.0%||4.0%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||1.5%||1.9%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||9.9%||7.9%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.5%||0.7%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||4.3%||4.4%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||9.5%||11.9%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||72.8%||71.0%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||83.5%||82.6%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||14.1%||13.0%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||18.4%||18.2%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||91.1%||90.0%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||28.8%||31.6%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||29.2||25.5|
|Housing units, 2013||293,077||2,928,217|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||67.3%||63.8%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||25.2%||25.7%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$311,600||$272,900|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.62||2.52|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$31,310||$30,661|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$68,338||$59,374|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||9.8%||12.9%|
|Business QuickFacts||Snohomish County||Washington|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||16,898||175,5531|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||221,527||2,361,6971|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||2.5%||0.3%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||41,335||412,542|
|Total number of firms, 2007||55,231||551,340|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||1.5%||S|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.9%||1.2%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||7.6%||6.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.2%||0.2%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||2.8%||3.2%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||28.3%||28.7%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||22,552,297||112,053,283|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||6,708,367||76,790,966|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||9,057,126||92,968,519|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$13,402||$14,380|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||1,049,765||12,389,422|
|Building permits, 2012||3,573||28,118|
|Geography QuickFacts||Snohomish County||Washington|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||2,087.27||66,455.52|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||341.8||101.2|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area|