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Ford County Statistics

Facts

Land area485.6 square miles
Population Density29 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)13,832
Population change-1.8%
Under 5 years of age5.5%
Under 1823%
65 and over19.5%
Females50.5%
White97.4
Hispanic or Latino of any race2.9
Asian0.4%
Two or more races1%
Black or African American0.9%
Native American0.3%
Pacific Islander0%
Had graduated from high school89%
Had a bachelor degree or higher16.3%
Veterans1,164

Households and Housing

Households5,651
Persons per household2.4
Living in the same house for one year or more89%
Median household income$48,866
The Per capita income$25,448
Live below the poverty line10.5%
Housing units6,277
Multi-unit structures10%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$89,600
Residents owning their homes76.6%

Business Facts

Total number of firms1,500
Women-owned firms31.2%
Asian-owned firms0%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms0%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$112,302
Retail sales per capita$7,990
Manufacturers shipments$0
Merchant wholesaler sales$323,108
Source US Census Data