New City Demographics (Pre-2008 Data)

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Population
  28,867 (est.)12,7389,000 (est.)7,129
  30,998 (est.)14,1929,000 (est.)7,796
Population Density4,3303,7244,470
(per sq. mi.)4,8533,7324,840
Growth-1%+3%+3%
Median Home Cost237,000272,640267,480
279,227308,000298,216
Median Home Age383331
Owner Occupied54.11%84.77%53.95%
Rental Homes40.17%12.72%41.08%
Vacant Homes
(Does not reflect foreclosures)
6.02%3.31%5.32%
Cost of Living v/National+1.1%+1.5%+4.0%
102/10091/100102/100
Unemployment10.3%10.3%10.3%
Job Growth-3.7%-3.7%-3.7%
Median Age41.543.036.0
40.342.335.6
Number of Households5,6193,1152,911
Married51.2%67.79%56.81%
Single48.7%32.21%43.19%
Divorced12.8%6.96%15.04%
Household Size (average)2.182.582.50
Married with Children16.14%24.36%19.07%
Single with Children8.32%5.81%10.94%
Men47.52%48.39%48.85%
Women52.48%51.61%51.15%
Household Income$44,632$65,231$44,971
$47,643$70,079$50,733
(Local/National 1-10)
  Violent Crime3/32/32/3
  Property Crime4/32/32/3
High School Graduate86%94%83%
2 Yr. College6%8%6%
4 Yr. College13%17%13%
Graduate Degrees8%8%6%
Commute Time27 min25 min27 min
Commute Auto Alone74%79%77%
Commute Carpool13%10%14%
Commute Mass Transit6%4%4%
Work @ Home3%5%4%
Conservative51%NA51%
Liberal49%NA49%