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Washington County, Alabama Facts

Facts
State Alabama
Land area 1,080.2 square miles
Population Density 16.3 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 16,877
Population change -4%
Under 5 years of age 5.1%
Under 18 22.8%
65 and over 16.5%
Females 51.2%
White 66.3
Hispanic or Latino of any race 1.3
Asian 0.1%
Two or more races 1.3%
Black or African American 24.5%
Native American 7.7%
Pacific Islander 0.1%
Had graduated from high school 81%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 9.5%
Veterans 1,025
Households and Housing
Households 6,620
Persons per household 2.6
Living in the same house for one year or more 91.3%
Median household income $42,156
The per capita income $20,395
Live below the poverty line. 18.4%
housing units 8,325
Multi-unit structures 2%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $83,900
Residents owning their homes. 86.5%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 1,288
Women-owned firms 25.6%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $76,343
Retail sales per capita $4,458
Manufacturers shipments $1,153,449
Merchant wholesaler sales $32,856