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|People QuickFacts||Kanawha County||West Virginia|
|Population, 2013 estimate||191,275||1,854,304|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||193,058||1,852,999|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||-0.9%||0.1%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||5.5%||5.5%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||20.4%||20.6%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||17.7%||17.3%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||51.9%||50.6%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||88.9%||93.8%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||7.6%||3.6%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.2%||0.2%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||1.1%||0.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||Z||Z|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||2.1%||1.5%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||1.0%||1.4%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||88.1%||92.7%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||86.9%||87.9%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||1.6%||1.4%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||2.3%||2.4%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||87.3%||83.4%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||24.3%||17.9%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||21.3||25.4|
|Housing units, 2013||91,953||879,449|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||71.0%||73.7%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||17.2%||12.0%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$100,100||$97,300|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.29||2.43|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$27,415||$22,482|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$45,642||$40,400|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||14.2%||17.6%|
|Business QuickFacts||Kanawha County||West Virginia|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||5,224||37,9061|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||87,606||579,5831|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||Z||2.0%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||9,490||89,213|
|Total number of firms, 2007||14,196||120,381|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||2.5%||S|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||S|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||1.6%||1.3%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.0%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||0.7%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||26.3%||28.1%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||D||25,080,573|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||1,726,956||11,036,467|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||2,947,318||20,538,829|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$15,429||$11,340|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||414,905||2,553,258|
|Building permits, 2012||109||2,718|
|Geography QuickFacts||Kanawha County||West Virginia|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||901.59||24,038.21|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||214.1||77.1|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Charleston, WV Metro Area|