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Vernon County Statistics

Facts

Land area1,327.9 square miles
Population Density39.4 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)52,606
Population change0.5%
Under 5 years of age9.1%
Under 1826.7%
65 and over10.2%
Females47.4%
White77.8
Hispanic or Latino of any race9.2
Asian1.9%
Two or more races3.5%
Black or African American14.7%
Native American1.6%
Pacific Islander0.5%
Had graduated from high school86%
Had a bachelor degree or higher18.8%
Veterans6,560

Households and Housing

Households18,148
Persons per household2.8
Living in the same house for one year or more78.9%
Median household income$46,572
The Per capita income$21,396
Live below the poverty line13.5%
Housing units21,520
Multi-unit structures23%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$90,800
Residents owning their homes54.7%

Business Facts

Total number of firms2,321
Women-owned firms34%
Asian-owned firms0%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms0%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$315,686
Retail sales per capita$6,692
Manufacturers shipments$0
Merchant wholesaler sales$51,603
Source US Census Data