Top ten most demographically average counties in the US

Demographic #1 El Paso, CO #2 Fairfield, OH #3 Miami, OH #4 Oldham, KY #5 York, SC #6 Ouachita, LA #7 Blair, PA #8 Marion, OR #9 Wood, WV #10 Sumner, TN Average
Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2009 604542 143712 101256 58095 227003 151502 126122 317981 86888 158759 97586
Resident total population estimates base (April 1) 2000 516933 122881 98868 46618 164623 147250 129144 284837 87981 130449 89455
Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2009 16.9 17 2.4 24.6 37.9 2.9 -2.3 11.6 -1.2 21.7 3.3
Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2009 87609 20831 2388 11477 62380 4252 -3022 33144 -1093 28310 8132
Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) 516929 122759 98868 46178 164614 147250 129144 284834 87986 130449 89454
Resident population under 5 years (July 1 - estimate) 2009 45245 9190 6219 3142 15716 11502 7344 25614 5074 10706 6770
Resident population under 5 years, percent (July 1 - estimate) 2009 7.5 6.4 6.1 5.4 6.9 7.6 5.8 8.1 5.8 6.7 6.4
Resident population under 18 years (July 1 - estimate) 2009 157382 36696 23878 15346 57383 40117 26695 84898 18768 40295 23696
Resident population under 18 years, percent (July 1 - estimate) 2009 26.0 25.5 23.6 26.4 25.3 26.5 21.2 26.7 21.6 25.4 23.4
Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1 - estimate) 2009 9.8 12.1 15.4 9.2 12.1 12.3 18.0 12.2 17.2 12.4 15.6
Resident population 65 years and over (July 1 - estimate) 2009 59474 17450 15570 5363 27411 18633 22662 38839 14966 19629 12578
Resident population: total females, percent (July 1 - estimate) 2009 50.1 50.1 50.7 46.6 51.3 52.5 51.8 49.3 51.6 50.6 50.1
Resident population: White alone (July 1 - estimate) 2009 512068 130497 96225 53679 176132 95309 122233 291433 83975 144271 77654
Resident population: Black alone (July 1 - estimate) 2009 44035 9547 2326 3056 43186 53413 2027 4415 1281 10760 12600
Resident population: American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1 - estimate) 2009 7450 300 228 117 1624 397 130 6626 215 476 1002
Resident population: Asian alone (July 1 - estimate) 2009 18890 1480 1279 607 3406 1223 660 6732 583 1517 4455
Resident population: Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1 - estimate) 2009 1872 31 9 8 58 35 25 1547 35 65 184
Resident population: Two or more races (July 1 - estimate) 2009 20227 1857 1189 628 2597 1125 1047 7228 799 1670 1692
Resident population: Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1 - estimate) 2009 83484 2034 1168 1635 9856 2733 1017 73710 882 5435 15391
Resident population: Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1 - estimate) 2009 441924 128643 95135 52114 167034 93008 121369 223439 83157 139225 63526
Resident population: White alone, percent (July 1 - estimate) 2009 84.7 90.8 95.0 92.4 77.6 62.9 96.9 91.7 96.6 90.9 86.1
Resident population: Black alone, percent (July 1 - estimate) 2009 7.3 6.6 2.3 5.3 19.0 35.3 1.6 1.4 1.5 6.8 9.1
Resident population: American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1 - estimate) 2009 1.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.7 0.3 0.1 2.1 0.2 0.3 2.1
Resident population: Asian alone, percent (July 1 - estimate) 2009 3.1 1.0 1.3 1.0 1.5 0.8 0.5 2.1 0.7 1.0 1.1
Resident population: Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1 - estimate) 2009 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.1
Resident population: Two or more races, percent (July 1 - estimate) 2009 3.3 1.3 1.2 1.1 1.1 0.7 0.8 2.3 0.9 1.1 1.3
Resident population: Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1 - estimate) 2009 13.8 1.4 1.2 2.8 4.3 1.8 0.8 23.2 1.0 3.4 8
Resident population: Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1 - estimate) 2009 73.1 89.5 94.0 89.7 73.6 61.4 96.2 70.3 95.7 87.7 78.7
Births 2006 8870 1756 1204 559 2860 2412 1408 4937 982 2031 1356
Deaths 2006 3387 1058 930 305 1508 1423 1582 2453 936 1163 771
Infant deaths under one year 2006 78 11 4 2 22 32 12 33 8 14 9
Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) 40.4 56.7 56.4 53.5 52.3 56.3 66.7 44.9 59.7 51.8 58.8
Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) 6.4 1.3 1.5 1.6 2.4 1.0 1.0 12.6 1.1 2.4 3.5
Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) 11.4 3.3 2.9 3.6 4.6 3.0 3.1 19.5 1.9 4.0 8.5
Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 91.3 87.6 82.7 86.5 77.2 78.6 83.8 79.3 81.4 79.7 77.3
Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 31.8 20.8 16.3 30.6 20.9 22.7 13.9 19.8 15.2 18.6 16.5
Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) 70710 17380 14947 5106 30084 28298 25182 50328 17262 22310 15813
Average travel time to work for workers 16 years and over not working at home 2000 22.3 27.7 20.1 26.1 27.2 20.4 20.2 23.5 19.8 27.2 23.4
Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2009 247605 56500 42351 20819 90945 64925 56491 120710 41133 64145 41299
Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2009 45176 8567 1797 5128 24884 4771 1430 12535 1350 12488 4457
Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2009 22.3 17.9 4.4 32.7 37.7 7.9 2.6 11.6 3.4 24.2 9.5
Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) 64.7 76.3 72.3 86.9 73.1 64.1 72.9 62.9 73.4 75.6 73.8
Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) 147100 129500 109600 158600 119600 80000 73600 132600 77500 125800 84468
Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) 25.5 14.6 17.9 6.2 13.9 18.2 19.1 23.5 15.6 15.5 12.1
Households 2000 (complete count) 192409 45425 38437 14856 61051 55216 51518 101641 36275 48941 33528
Persons per household 2000 (complete count) 2.61 2.65 2.54 2.85 2.63 2.58 2.43 2.70 2.39 2.64 2.53
Per capita income in 1999 22005 21671 21669 25374 20536 17084 16743 18408 18073 21164 17485
Median household income 2008 59061 58019 52735 84884 51636 39056 40135 47469 40813 55305 44088
People of all ages in poverty - percent 2008 10.6 8.9 7.9 5.8 12.0 21.9 14.3 15.8 16.2 8.7 15.2
Personal income 2007 20898 4520 3347 2306 6805 4760 3811 9570 2569 5070 3698
Per capita personal income 2007 35658 32045 33189 41352 32627 31842 30402 30863 29872 33268 30019
Civilian labor force 2009 297720 76136 55419 28099 112094 71035 65429 157285 40086 79599 48948
Civilian labor force unemployment 2009 24832 6468 6470 2408 15909 4987 4709 17099 3528 7863 4529
Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2009 8.3 8.5 11.7 8.6 14.2 7.0 7.2 10.9 8.8 9.9 9
Employment in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2007 365337 61992 54469 20508 97765 92145 75894 179559 51387 58480 57516
Employment in all industries, net change 2000 - 2007 27357 9994 -1822 2578 19376 4674 2891 17862 -1993 556 4496
Employment in government (NAICS 92) 2007 74935 8853 5463 3818 12211 13384 9457 34065 6907 7517 7710
Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2007 16729801 1826645 1987192 663800 3987250 3581012 2851407 7125631 1981178 2390890 2812537
Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2007 45793 29466 36483 32368 40784 38863 37571 39684 38554 40884 33223
Private nonfarm establishments 2007 16362 2714 2281 1246 4528 4318 3323 8230 2201 3007 2447
Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2007 228815 34099 35795 10673 67019 65307 51585 102203 35351 42126 37523
Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2007, percent change 2000-2007 9.0 9.6 -7.0 14.8 20.3 -0.8 -0.5 8.0 -5.0 20.1 5.8
Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) - establishments, 2007 44220 10337 6362 4612 13553 10812 6599 16564 4145 13458 6900
Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 948116 139735 104499 31378 193607 199023 154890 0 121481 110854 141668
Total number of firms 2002 47426 10069 7532 4479 12783 12506 8801 20694 5645 12765 7502
Total Black-owned firms, percent 2002 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.0 15.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7 1.6
Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent 2002 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7 0.4
Total Asian-owned firms, percent 2002 2.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.4 1.2 0.0 1.9 0.0 0.0 0.6
Total Hispanic-owned firms, percent 2002 4.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.7 0.0 0.0 1.1
Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent 2002 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0
Total women-owned firms, percent 2002 29.2 29.1 35.6 24.2 22.9 25.7 25.7 26.0 0.0 26.3 18.4
Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 3774765 796693 2856806 350553 2357890 1915426 1557695 2185182 0 1592695 1159556
Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 3525755 0 0 177572 1928212 0 1774176 1727477 320449 1016670 1323306
Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 6079111 1109190 1033470 309208 1678561 1759682 1695016 2985346 1413387 948923 970601
Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 11220 8578 10372 6285 9648 11960 13277 10124 16110 6954 8072
New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2009 (20,000-place universe) 1333 188 114 111 1688 253 125 715 103 566 185
Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2009 (20,000-place universe) 417256 38098 21370 24196 362343 38451 19605 121055 13958 99011 30256
Land in farms (NAICS) 2007 (acres) (adjusted) 616418 177772 196943 60024 124176 85341 87434 307647 88991 183419 290095
Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2008 6234192 612018 588614 156615 932230 987154 1100530 2584703 839706 823671 818769
Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2008 10459 4303 5823 2754 4287 6579 8792 8216 9741 5298 9818
Land area in square miles 2000 2126.45 505.11 407.04 189.19 682.45 610.53 525.80 1183.95 367.29 529.30 1124.42
Population per square mile 2000 243.1 243.1 242.9 244.3 241.4 241.0 245.5 240.6 239.7 246.6 243.1