independence Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 202 4.3 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 1,623 34.4 % 32.2 %
Some College 1,679 35.6 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 795 16.8 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 423 9.0 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 4,231 89.6 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 987 20.9 % 20.9 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 9,084 - -
19 years old and under 2,578 28.4 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 2,837 31.2 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 2,133 23.5 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 1,536 16.9 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 7,916 96.5 % 84.4 %
Spanish 287 3.5 % 14.4 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 724 23.7 % 33.6 %
Married 1,599 52.3 % 50.4 %
Separated 122 4.0 % 2.5 %
Divorced 615 20.1 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 4,683 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,785 80.8 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 898 19.2 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,639 77.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 78 1.7 % 5.9 %
2-Units 190 4.1 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 104 2.2 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 222 4.7 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 140 3.0 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 174 3.7 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 136 2.9 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 305 6.5 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 301 6.4 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 641 13.7 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 348 7.4 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 940 20.1 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,976 42.2 % 12.8 %
Electric 794 17.0 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 15 0.3 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 2,931 62.6 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 41 0.9 % 4.1 %
Wood 4 0.1 % 1.6 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 7,604 87.0 % 75.1 %
African-American 682 7.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 162 1.9 % 0.9 %
Asian 199 2.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 89 1.0 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 39,271 57,617
Median Family Income 45,099 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 20,658 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 77.42 %
  • Temperature 92.6 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.45 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.02
    [CDD] 16.58

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.01 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com