* Data is projected for years 2018-2050.
Years Available: 1990–2050
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General Notes: African American includes people who identify themselves as Black and people who identify themselves by nationality like African American, Black Puerto Rican, Jamaican, Nigerian, West Indian, or Haitian. Hispanic population are persons of Spanish origin regardless of race; White, African American, American Indian or Alaskan Native, and Asian or Pacific Islander populations do not include Hispanic persons; these four races plus Hispanics sum to total residential population. Historical data are revised each year and some historical data are estimated for witheld data due to disclosure and confidentiality policies.
Employment, earnings, income, and population data 1969-2017 are historical from the U.S. Department of Commerce. Retail sales data from the Department of Commerce are historical for 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002, 2007, and 2012. Household data are historical for 1970, 1980, 1985, 1990, 2000 and 2010 from Department of Commerce. Household incomes (in 2009 dollars) are historical for 1990, 2000, and 2010 only. Finally, all other years of data, 1970-2017 or 1990-2017, for retail sales, households, population, and household incomes are estimated by Woods & Poole. Data for years 2018-2050 are projected.