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Staff Writer
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Population

2010 764,479

Growth 2000-2010 16%

2015 824,376

Growth 2010-15 8%

Gender

Male 51%

Female 49%

Race/ethnicity*

White/Non-Hispanic 48%

Hispanic 36%

Black/Non-Hispanic 8%

Asian/Non-Hispanic 6%

Other/Non-Hispanic 1%

Two or more 2%

Age

Average 35.1

Marital Status (age 15+)

Married 44%

Single, never married 42%

Widowed or divorced 14%

Education (age 25+)

Less than high school diploma 16%

High school graduate 17%

Some college 19%

Associate degree 6%

Bachelor's degree or more 43%

Households

Population per household 2.4

Average household income $69,121

Owner-occupied 46%

Renter-occupied 54%

Households with children 30%

Median home value $189,950

* Percentages might not add up to 100 percent because of rounding.

Source: Nielsen Claritas 2010 (a national leader in demographic analysis and projections).