Kenosha County vs. Racine County

Kenosha County (WI)Racine County (WI)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)169,290196,584
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)1.7%0.6%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)166,424195,428
Population, Census, April 1, 2010166,426195,408
Persons under 5 years, percent5.7%6.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent22.8%23.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent14.1%16.5%
Female persons, percent50.5%50.5%
White alone, percent87.3%83.4%
Black or African American alone, percent7.4%12.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.7%0.7%
Asian alone, percent1.7%1.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent2.7%2.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent13.4%13.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent75.6%71.7%
Veterans, 2014-201810,17712,383
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20186.3%4.7%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)70,65782,907
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201865.9%67.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$169,000$169,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,525$1,454
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$604$585
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$896$855
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201326.6%27.2%
Building permits, 2018311379
Households, 2014-201863,42376,384
Persons per household, 2014-20182.582.49
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201884.7%87.6%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201811.4%8.8%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201890.1%88.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201882.8%80.8%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201890.2%90.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201825.7%24.7%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20189.0%9.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent6.6%6.2%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201867.3%64.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201863.7%61.1%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)237,841251,682
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)831,672764,397
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)2,370,3208,100,087
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)1,779,6731,702,469
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)2,134,1432,181,963
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$12,708$11,201
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201826.024.3
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$60,929$59,749
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$30,740$30,386
Persons in poverty, percent12.0%12.6%
Total employer establishments, 20173,2454,036
Total employment, 201758,93766,364
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)2,368,2403,116,064
Total employment, percent change, 2016-201711.7%-0.1%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20178,6199,802
All firms, 201210,54312,568
Men-owned firms, 20125,5276,366
Women-owned firms, 20123,5944,483
Minority-owned firms, 20121,3071,970
Nonminority-owned firms, 20128,75310,050
Veteran-owned firms, 20127771,122
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20129,06510,808
Black-owned firms, percent, 20073.8%3.8%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.5%0.0%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20071.5%2.2%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20072.5%2.1%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200725.6%26.2%
Population per square mile, 2010611.9587.7
Land area in square miles, 2010271.99332.50

Source: United States Census Bureau

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