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|People QuickFacts||Dane County||Wisconsin|
|Population, 2013 estimate||509,939||5,742,713|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||488,073||5,686,983|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||4.5%||1.0%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||6.0%||6.0%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||21.2%||22.8%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||11.5%||14.8%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||50.4%||50.3%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||86.4%||88.1%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||5.4%||6.5%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.5%||1.1%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||5.3%||2.5%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.1%||Z|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||2.4%||1.7%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||6.2%||6.3%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||81.1%||82.5%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||79.8%||85.8%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||7.8%||4.6%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||11.4%||8.6%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||94.7%||90.2%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||45.8%||26.4%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||20.6||21.6|
|Housing units, 2013||219,540||2,633,330|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||60.1%||68.6%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||38.3%||25.3%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$231,300||$169,000|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.33||2.42|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$33,473||$27,426|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$61,790||$52,627|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||12.3%||12.5%|
|Business QuickFacts||Dane County||Wisconsin|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||13,312||138,2461|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||254,755||2,388,8551|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||2.2%||1.5%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||34,765||336,059|
|Total number of firms, 2007||41,464||433,797|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||2.5%||2.6%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.3%||0.6%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||1.9%||1.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||S|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||1.1%||1.3%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||27.5%||25.9%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||6,968,111||163,563,195|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||6,042,966||59,996,244|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||7,132,444||72,283,321|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$14,976||$12,904|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||916,701||9,247,311|
|Building permits, 2012||2,351||12,041|
|Geography QuickFacts||Dane County||Wisconsin|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||1,197.24||54,157.80|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||407.7||105.0|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Madison, WI Metro Area|