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Carter County Statistics

Facts

Land area409.5 square miles
Population Density67.7 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)27,202
Population change-1.9%
Under 5 years of age6.1%
Under 1822.5%
65 and over15.8%
Females50.6%
White97.9
Hispanic or Latino of any race1.2
Asian0.2%
Two or more races0.9%
Black or African American0.7%
Native American0.3%
Pacific Islander0%
Had graduated from high school76%
Had a bachelor degree or higher10.4%
Veterans1,647

Households and Housing

Households10,319
Persons per household2.6
Living in the same house for one year or more89%
Median household income$36,406
The Per capita income$19,204
Live below the poverty line20.3%
Housing units12,193
Multi-unit structures6%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$74,500
Residents owning their homes79.7%

Business Facts

Total number of firms2,273
Women-owned firms0%
Asian-owned firms0%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms0%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$268,548
Retail sales per capita$9,831
Manufacturers shipments$0
Merchant wholesaler sales$306,210
Source US Census Data