Southeast Region

Demographics

Total Population

242,134

Households

93,771

Median Age

40

Population Growth Rate

-0%

Source:

ESRI, 2018-06-22

Housing

Total Housing Units

113,751

Owner Occupied

63,084

Renter Occupied

30,687

Vacant

19,980

Median Home Value

$85,958


Average Home Value

$113,846

Source:

ESRI, 2018-06-22

Income

Median Household

2017

$38,634

2022

$40,613

Average Household

2017

$53,352

2022

$59,186

Per Capita

2017

$21,681

2022

$23,977

Source:

ESRI, 2018-06-22

Commute

Average Commute Time

0 min.

Drive Alone

75,044

Carpooled

9,005

Public

357

Work At Home

2,266

Source:

ESRI, 2018-06-22

Workforce

Workers 16+

90,149

Graduates

High School

55,543

Associates

10,279

Bachelor's

17,688

Graduate

8,647

Total Employed

97,475

Total Businesses

8,374

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

195

Employed

1,653

Mining

Businesses

7

Employed

40

Utilities

Businesses

58

Employed

828

Construction

Businesses

419

Employed

2,776

Manufacturing

Businesses

266

Employed

11,234

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

322

Employed

3,179

Source:

ESRI, 2018-06-22
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