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Caldwell County at a glance

Staff Writer
Austin 360

Population

2009 37,036

Growth 2000-2009 15%

2014 39,962

Growth 2009-14 8%

Gender

Male 49%

Female 51%

Race/ethnicity*

White/Non-Hispanic 47%

Hispanic 44%

African American/

Non-Hispanic 7%

Asian/Non-Hispanic 1%

Other/Non-Hispanic 0.4%

Two or more races 1%

Age

Average 36.3

Marital status (age 15+)

Married 59%

Single, never married 24%

Widowed or divorced 17%

Education (age 25+)

Less than a

high school diploma 28%

High school graduate 35%

Some college 21%

Associate degree 3%

Bachelor's degree

or more 13%

Households

Pop. per household 3.0

Average household

income $55,571

Owner-occupied 70%

Renter-occupied 30%

Households with

children 37%

Median home value $95,270

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

Source: Nielsen Claritas 2009 (a national leader in demographic analysis and projections.)