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QuickFacts provides statistics for all states and counties, and for cities and towns with a population of 5,000 or more.


Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 5,706,494
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 5,303,925
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
Persons under 18 years, percent
Persons 65 years and over, percent
Female persons, percent
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
Asian alone, percent(a)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Two or More Races, percent
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 291,453
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 8.4%
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) 2,517,248
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 71.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $235,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $1,606
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $548
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $1,010
Building permits, 2021 33,652
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 2,207,988
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.48
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 86.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 11.9%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 92.7%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 87.0%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 93.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 36.8%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 7.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 69.2%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 65.6%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 14,234,262
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 50,491,047
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 18,342,371
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 91,993,636
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $16,518
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 23.8
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $73,382
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $38,881
Persons in poverty, percent
Total employer establishments, 2020 150,819
Total employment, 2020 2,738,254
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 155,205,089
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 0.3%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2019 418,080
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 115,144
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 67,398
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 20,352
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 6,619
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 98,830
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 7,356
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 95,851
Population per square mile, 2020 71.7
Population per square mile, 2010 66.6
Land area in square miles, 2020 79,626.68
Land area in square miles, 2010 79,626.74
FIPS Code 27
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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