Saratoga County vs. Washington County

Saratoga County (NY)Washington County (NY)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)230,16361,197
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)4.8%-3.2%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)219,59363,243
Population, Census, April 1, 2010219,60763,216
Persons under 5 years, percent5.1%4.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent20.1%18.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent18.1%19.5%
Female persons, percent50.5%48.2%
White alone, percent92.9%94.3%
Black or African American alone, percent1.9%3.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.2%0.3%
Asian alone, percent3.0%0.6%
Two or More Races, percent1.9%1.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent3.4%2.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent90.1%92.3%
Veterans, 2014-201815,5754,508
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20185.3%2.2%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)107,37429,592
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201871.8%72.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$251,200$145,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,748$1,394
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$615$541
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$1,090$848
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201323.9%17.2%
Building permits, 20181,09790
Households, 2014-201893,87624,009
Persons per household, 2014-20182.382.44
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201887.8%85.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20186.5%4.5%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201892.7%86.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201887.8%76.5%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201894.1%87.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201841.4%20.4%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20187.5%10.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent3.8%5.5%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201866.2%58.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201861.2%57.8%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)446,37338,023
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)761,18696,222
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)1,977,4141,206,239
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)2,980,027498,799
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$13,416$7,926
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201825.426.6
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$80,839$54,114
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$41,709$27,156
Persons in poverty, percent6.3%11.4%
Total employer establishments, 20175,4171,069
Total employment, 201771,72110,622
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)3,538,863428,734
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20173.0%3.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 201716,4533,751
All firms, 201217,6314,420
Men-owned firms, 201210,2012,393
Women-owned firms, 20125,8631,484
Minority-owned firms, 20121,147149
Nonminority-owned firms, 201215,9684,051
Veteran-owned firms, 20121,720442
Nonveteran-owned firms, 201215,1313,639
Black-owned firms, percent, 20071.0%0.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.2%0.0%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200728.5%32.2%
Population per square mile, 2010271.176.1
Land area in square miles, 2010809.98831.18

Source: United States Census Bureau

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