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                                  1990 Census     2000 Census     2007 Estimate     2012 Projection

Total Population                812,319             814,967                 820,625               824,386

Total Households              301,914             316,751                 321,081               323,739     

 

 Household by Income Groups (2007)

                                 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                 1990 Census     2000 Census     2007 Estimate     2012 Projection

0-$15,000                         71,743                56,576                 46,826                   42,631

$15,000-$24,999             48,234                40,841                 35,953                  34,391

$25,000-$34,999             47,089                40,091                 33,641                  28,626

$35,000-$49,999             59,545                51,590                 45,539                  43,190

$50,000-$74,999             49,695                64,740                 64,252                  62,425

$75,000-$99,999             15,298                32,678                 42,288                  43,119

$100,000-$149,999          7,079                20,983                 34,447                  44,442

$150,000 +                         3,217                  9,252                 18,135                  24,915

 

Educational Attainment

 Basic Variables 2007 Educational Attainment (Pop 25 Plus)

  • Associates Degree - 46,770
  • Bachelor's Degree - 94,743
  • Graduate or Professional School Degree - 75,105
  • High School Graduate - 167,154