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California




San Diego County, California

   People QuickFactsSan Diego CountyCalifornia
Population, 2005 estimate 2,933,46236,132,147
Population, percent change, April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005 4.3%6.7%
Population, 2000 2,813,83333,871,648
Persons under 5 years old, percent, 2005 7.6%7.4%
Persons under 18 years old, percent, 2005 25.9%26.9%
Persons 65 years old and over, percent, 2005 11.1%10.7%
Female persons, percent, 2005 49.5%50.1%
 
White persons, percent, 2005 (a)79.8%77.0%
Black persons, percent, 2005 (a)5.6%6.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2005 (a)1.0%1.2%
Asian persons, percent, 2005 (a)10.2%12.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, percent, 2005 (a)0.6%0.4%
Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2005 3.0%2.4%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2005 (b)29.5%35.2%
White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2005 52.3%43.8%
 
Living in same house in 1995 and 2000, pct 5 yrs old & over 45.1%50.2%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2000 21.5%26.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2000 33.0%39.5%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2000 82.6%76.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2000 29.5%26.6%
Persons with a disability, age 5+, 2000 448,5905,923,361
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 25.327.7
 
Housing units, 2005 1,113,20712,989,254
Homeownership rate, 2000 55.4%56.9%
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2000 35.1%31.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2000 $227,200$211,500
 
Households, 2000 994,67711,502,870
Persons per household, 2000 2.732.87
Median household income, 2003 $48,634$48,440
Per capita money income, 1999 $22,926$22,711
Persons below poverty, percent, 2003 11.6%13.8%
   Business QuickFactsSan Diego CountyCalifornia
Private nonfarm establishments, 2004 74,524841,7741
Private nonfarm employment, 2004 1,151,14013,264,9181
Private nonfarm employment, percent change 2000-2004 9.4%3.0%1
Nonemployer establishments, 2004 206,3312,508,801
 
Total number of firms, 2002 244,4452,908,758
Black-owned firms, percent, 2002 2.7%3.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native owned firms, percent, 2002 0.9%1.3%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 2002 8.0%12.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander owned firms, percent, 2002 NA0.2%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2002 13.4%14.7%
Women-owned firms, percent, 2002 30.1%29.9%
 
Manufacturers shipments, 2002 ($1000) 25,798,424378,661,414
Wholesale trade sales, 2002 ($1000) 31,314,549655,954,708
Retail sales, 2002 ($1000) 31,586,056359,120,365
Retail sales per capita, 2002 $10,906$10,264
Accommodation and foodservices sales, 2002 ($1000) 6,331,14655,559,669
Building permits, 2005 14,306205,020
Federal spending, 2004 ($1000) 25,892,781232,387,1681
   Geography QuickFactsSan Diego CountyCalifornia
Land area, 2000 (square miles) 4,199155,959
Persons per square mile, 2000 670.0217.2
FIPS Code 07306
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA Metro Area 

1: Includes data not distributed by county.

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(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.
(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.

FN: Footnote on this item for this area in place of data
NA: Not available
D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information
X: Not applicable
S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards
Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown
F: Fewer than 100 firms


Source U.S. Census Bureau: State and County QuickFacts. Data derived from Population Estimates, Census of Population and Housing, 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, Consolidated Federal Funds Report
Last Revised: Friday, 12-Jan-2007 16:03:41 EST

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