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Williamson County at a glance

Staff Writer
Austin 360

Population

2009 395,552

Growth 2000-2009 58%

2014 478,084

Growth 2009-14 21%

Gender

Male 50%

Female 50%

Race/ethnicity*

White/Non-Hispanic 66%

Hispanic 21%

Black/Non-Hispanic 6%

Asian/Non-Hispanic 4%

Other/Non-Hispanic 1%

Two or more races 2%

Age

Average 34.1

Marital status (age 15+)

Married 67%

Single, never married 20%

Widowed or divorced 12%

Education (age 25+)

Less than h.s. diploma 10%

High school graduate 22%

Some college 27%

Associate degree 7%

Bachelor's degree or more 34%

Households

Population per household 2.9

Avg. household income $81,028

Owner-occupied 77%

Renter-occupied 23%

Households with children 45%

Median home value $170,010

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

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