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Hancock County Statistics

Facts

Land area473.8 square miles
Population Density92.7 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)45,566
Population change3.7%
Under 5 years of age5.6%
Under 1822.6%
65 and over16.9%
Females50.5%
White88.2
Hispanic or Latino of any race3.6
Asian1.1%
Two or more races2%
Black or African American8.1%
Native American0.6%
Pacific Islander0.1%
Had graduated from high school85%
Had a bachelor degree or higher22%
Veterans4,397

Households and Housing

Households18,145
Persons per household2.4
Living in the same house for one year or more85.2%
Median household income$44,522
The Per capita income$22,621
Live below the poverty line18.7%
Housing units23,021
Multi-unit structures12%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$133,900
Residents owning their homes75.3%

Business Facts

Total number of firms4,258
Women-owned firms0%
Asian-owned firms3.3%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms0%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$383,192
Retail sales per capita$9,642
Manufacturers shipments$0
Merchant wholesaler sales$0
Source US Census Data