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					   2012 AMERICAN COMMUNITY SURVEY 1-YEAR ESTIMATES
                        DATA THAT DEFINE US
  New data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2012 American Community Survey show the St. Cloud area started to see
  economic improvement last year, but families are still struggling to make up for ground lost during the recession.

MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME                                                                                              PEOPLE WITH NO
                                                                                                                    HEALTH INSURANCE
                       $54,573           $53,366           $52,706 $51,438                         $55,981                 IN 2012


                                                                                                                   6.7%
                          2012                2011               2010          2009                     2008

MEDIAN VALUE OF OWNER-OCCUPIED HOMES                                             RENTERS PAYING 35% OR
  $172,000   $171,500 $170,700                         PEOPLE UNDER 18 LIVING        MORE OF THEIR                      9.4% IN 2011
  $170,000                                             BELOW THE POVERTY LINE     HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN
                                                       WITHIN THE LAST 12 MONTHS                                  RENTAL VACANCY RATE
  $168,000       $169,200                                                             GROSS RENT
                                                                                              IN 2012                      IN 2012
  $166,000


                                                            13% 44.7% 3.4%
                                                                                                                        7.8% IN 2011
  $164,000                    $164,800                                                    42.4% IN 2011
  $162,000
  $160,000
                                         $161,600
                                                               13.9% IN 2011
              2008     2009    2010   2011    2012



   WHO ARE WE AND HOW DO WE LIVE?
   MEDIAN AGE
                           54.3%                       Of families who are
                                                       married couples
                                                                                                                3.4%
                                                                                                                People who were born
 34.9                                                                                                           in a foreign country



                                 2.7% 3.01 79.9%
    YEARS
                           OF HOUSEHOLDS
                           WITH ONE PERSON
                           LIVING ALONE
              33                      PEOPLE
   2012
               YEARS
               2011        24.4%                       Of households with
                                                       unmarried partners AVERAGE FAMILY SIZE


  25.1%                       OF PEOPLE AGE 25 AND OLDER WITH
                              A BACHELOR’S DEGREE OR HIGHER
                                                                                                                 PEOPLE LIVING IN
                                                                                                                THE SAME HOUSE AS
                                                                                                                    A YEAR AGO

 COMMUTING TO WORK — WORKERS AGE 16 AND OLDER
       4% WALKED
      1.2% OTHER                                           E
                                                          N
                                                            OV E A LO




           5.4%
 WORKED AT HOME
           1.9%                                                                               PEOPLE AGE 5 AND OLDER
          PUBLIC
 TRANSPORTATION                                                                               WHO LIVE IN A HOME WHERE A
                                                           DR




8.8% CARPOOLED                                                                                LANGUAGE OTHER THAN
                                                           %
                                                78.8                                          ENGLISH IS SPOKEN
NOTE: One-year estimates are for St. Cloud metropolitan statistical area, which includes Stearns and Benton counties.
SOURCE: U.S. Census Bureau                                                     TIMES GRAPHIC BY LISA MUELLER, LMUELLER@STCLOUDTIMES.COM

				
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Description: New data from the U.S. Census Bureau for St. Cloud area.