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Mason County Statistics

Facts

Land area539.2 square miles
Population Density27.2 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)14,248
Population change-2.9%
Under 5 years of age5.1%
Under 1821.1%
65 and over20.6%
Females50.7%
White97.6
Hispanic or Latino of any race1
Asian0.4%
Two or more races1.1%
Black or African American0.5%
Native American0.3%
Pacific Islander0%
Had graduated from high school85%
Had a bachelor degree or higher14.2%
Veterans1,209

Households and Housing

Households6,310
Persons per household2.3
Living in the same house for one year or more85.5%
Median household income$42,260
The Per capita income$23,199
Live below the poverty line16.3%
Housing units7,012
Multi-unit structures7%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$82,100
Residents owning their homes77.4%

Business Facts

Total number of firms651
Women-owned firms30.3%
Asian-owned firms0%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms0%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$98,760
Retail sales per capita$6,563
Manufacturers shipments$0
Merchant wholesaler sales$192,326
Source US Census Data