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Perry County, Indiana

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Perry County, Indiana
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 19,102
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 19,102
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 19,338
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) -1.2%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 19,338
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.4%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.8%
Female persons, percent
46.4%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
95.2%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
2.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.1%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
1.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
93.9%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 1,303
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 0.7%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 8,739
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 77.3%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $103,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $920
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $325
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $585
Building permits, 2018 24
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 7,460
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.35
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 88.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 1.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 76.3%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 66.4%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 87.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 14.3%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 11.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
8.1%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 54.8%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 55.6%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 23,677
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 80,301
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 945,549
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 13,269
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 157,206
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $8,078
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 23.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $49,689
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $23,003
Persons in poverty, percent
12.1%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2016 360
Total employment, 2016 5,882
Total annual payroll, 2016 ($1,000) 211,902
Total employment, percent change, 2015-2016 0.6%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 865
All firms, 2012 1,204
Men-owned firms, 2012 650
Women-owned firms, 2012 289
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,137
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 107
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,022
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 50.7
Land area in square miles, 2010 381.73
FIPS Code 18123
Value Notes

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

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The vintage year (e.g., V2018) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2018). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

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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