independence Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 534 3.7 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 5,045 35.3 % 32.2 %
Some College 3,801 26.6 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,378 23.6 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,534 10.7 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 12,791 89.5 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 4,130 28.9 % 28.9 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 26,317 - -
19 years old and under 7,948 30.2 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 9,247 35.1 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 6,832 26.0 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 2,290 8.7 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 23,454 98.9 % 84.4 %
Spanish 238 1.0 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 15 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,441 24.8 % 33.6 %
Married 5,912 60.0 % 50.4 %
Separated 293 3.0 % 2.5 %
Divorced 1,212 12.3 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 9,308 - -
Occupied Housing Units 8,782 94.3 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 526 5.7 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 8,038 86.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 79 0.8 % 5.9 %
2-Units 55 0.6 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 163 1.8 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 419 4.5 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 389 4.2 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 42 0.5 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 123 1.3 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,856 19.9 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 624 6.7 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,531 16.4 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 726 7.8 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 370 4.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 186 2.0 % 12.8 %
Electric 4,239 45.5 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 367 3.9 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 3,807 40.9 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 294 3.2 % 4.1 %
Coal 14 0.2 % 0.1 %
Wood 39 0.4 % 1.6 %
Other Fuel 22 0.2 % 0.4 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 25,160 97.0 % 75.1 %
African-American 204 0.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 11 0.0 % 0.9 %
Asian 390 1.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 100 0.4 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 73,038 57,617
Median Family Income 78,587 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 26,939 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 62.50 %
  • Temperature 86.33 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.74 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.03
    [CDD] 11.54

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.03 %
6.0 0.01 %
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