Southeast Region

Demographics

Total Population

249,704

Households

96,880

Median Age

40

Population Growth Rate

-0%

Source:

ESRI, 2017-06-01

Housing

Total Housing Units

114,570

Owner Occupied

64,377

Renter Occupied

32,503

Vacant

17,690

Median Home Value

$80,004


Average Home Value

$107,110

Source:

ESRI, 2017-06-01

Income

Median Household

2016

$37,693

2021

$40,351

Average Household

2016

$51,513

2021

$56,303

Per Capita

2016

$20,965

2021

$22,884

Source:

ESRI, 2017-06-01

Commute

Average Commute Time

0 min.

Drive Alone

77,482

Carpooled

9,888

Public

387

Work At Home

2,498

Source:

ESRI, 2017-06-01

Workforce

Workers 16+

93,922

Graduates

High School

59,673

Associates

9,763

Bachelor's

17,557

Graduate

8,566

Total Employed

98,667

Total Businesses

9,327

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

225

Employed

1,802

Mining

Businesses

10

Employed

75

Utilities

Businesses

60

Employed

777

Construction

Businesses

505

Employed

3,103

Manufacturing

Businesses

285

Employed

12,059

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

340

Employed

2,950

Source:

ESRI, 2017-06-01
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