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Dukes County, Massachusetts Facts

Facts
State Massachusetts
Land area 103.3 square miles
Population Density 160.2 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 17,256
Population change 4.4%
Under 5 years of age 5%
Under 18 18.7%
65 and over 18.8%
Females 50.4%
White 91
Hispanic or Latino of any race 2.9
Asian 0.9%
Two or more races 3.2%
Black or African American 3.6%
Native American 1.3%
Pacific Islander 0.1%
Had graduated from high school 93%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 40.7%
Veterans 966
Households and Housing
Households 5,891
Persons per household 2.8
Living in the same house for one year or more 92.6%
Median household income $66,288
The per capita income $33,363
Live below the poverty line. 10.1%
housing units 17,399
Multi-unit structures 5%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $665,300
Residents owning their homes. 78.4%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 4,468
Women-owned firms 28%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 4%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $348,999
Retail sales per capita $22,333
Manufacturers shipments $0
Merchant wholesaler sales $0