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Perry County

Population

Total Population

31,043

Population
Growth Rate

0.76%

Median Age

42

Diversity Index

10.700

Housing & Income

Households

12,309

Total Housing Units

13,916


Owner Occupied

9,736

Renter Occupied

2,573

Vacant

1,607

Median Home Value

$80,391


Average Home Value

$123,765

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.82%


Per Capita Income

1.71%

Income Projection

Median Household

$33,408 $35,652


Average Household

$48,895 $53,134


Per Capita

$19,423 $21,137

Workforce

Total Businesses

1,057

Total Employed

11,999

Workers 16+

8,643

2020 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

131

Employed

3,092

2020 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

198

Employed

1,607

2020 Public Administration

cp-industries

Businesses

76

Employed

1,090

2020 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

68

Employed

1,013

2020 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

20

Employed

1,009

2020 Food Service/Drinking Estab

cp-industries

Businesses

57

Employed

869

Some
High School

2,389

Graduated
High School

6,403

Associates
Degree

2,250

Bachelor's
Degree

1,307

Graduate
Degree

1,806

Average Commute Time

22 min.



Resident Commuters

7,269

Non-Resident Commuters

1,178

Drive Alone

6,943

Carpooled

973

Public

32

Work At Home

321