Socio excercise 1 - older 10 richest counties with populations between 65,000 and 250,000 Calvert County Md which placed third at $84,388 Reference

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SOCIO-EXERCISE #1 Location: Calvert County Maryland As of 2006 Overall Land Area : 215 (square miles) Population : 88,804 people 85% of the population is White (82% has non Hispanic origin) 13% of the population is Black 0.3% of the population is American Indian 1.0% of the population is Asian 2.0% of the population is Hispanic 50% of the overall population is Female Over 86% of these people have obtained a high school diploma and 23% of them went onto college to obtain a bachelors degree or even higher education. Average income of a household is $74,599 (2006) and the number of houses in Calvert County is 31,652. On average 2 people live in a household. 6% of my counties population is under the age of 5 while 26% is under the age of 18 and 9% is either 65 years old or
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Unformatted text preview: older. 10 richest counties with populations between 65,000 and 250,000, Calvert County, Md., which placed third at $84,388. Reference: http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/24/24009.html Source U.S. Census Bureau: State and County QuickFacts. Data derived from Population Estimates, Census of Population and Housing, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits, Consolidated Federal Funds Report Last Revised: Friday, 31-Aug-2007 10:23:20 EDT http://www.consumeraffairs.com/news04/2006/09/wealthy_counties.html...
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This essay was uploaded on 04/19/2008 for the course SOCIO 1010 taught by Professor Petty during the Spring '07 term at College of Southern Nevada.

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