Who lives in Granite Falls?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Under 5 years 186 7.2%
5-9 years 142 5.5%
10-14 years 105 4.0%
15-17 years 80 3.1%
18-24 years 177 6.8%
25-34 years 306 11.8%
35-44 years 319 12.3%
45-54 years 267 10.3%
55-64 years 441 17.0%
65-74 years 360 13.8%
75-84 years 130 5.0%
85 years and older 87 3.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Male 1,273 49.0%
Female 1,327 51.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
White 2,263 87.0%
Of Color suppressed
Black or African American suppressed
American Indian and Alaskan Native 240 9.2%
Asian or Pacific Islander suppressed
Other suppressed
Two or more races 61 2.3%
Hispanic or Latino 258 9.9%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Language spoken (2014-2018)
Population (5 years and older) 2,414 100.0%
English only 2,352 97.4%
Language other than English suppressed
Speaks English less than "very well" suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total population for whom disability status is determined 2,541 100.0%
Population with a disability 471 18.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Foreign-born residents suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Residence one year ago (2014-2018)
Population (1 year and over in US) 2,550 100.0%
Same residence 1,997 78.3%
Different residence in the U.S. 553 21.7%
Different residence outside the U.S. suppressed

What's Granite Falls's quality of life?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Household income (2018 dollars) (2014-2018)
Total households 1,172 100.0%
Less than $35,000 467 39.8%
$35,000-$49,999 123 10.5%
$50,000-$74,999 223 19.0%
$75,000-$99,999 172 14.7%
$100,000 or more 187 16.0%
Median household income (2018 dollars) $49,583 100%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All people for whom poverty status is determined 2,536 100.0%
Less than $35,000 467 39.8%
With income below poverty 526 20.7%
With income 100%-149% of poverty 269 10.6%
With income 150%-199% of poverty 215 8.5%
With income 200% of poverty or higher 1,526 60.2%
17 years and younger (percent of people under age 18) 829 32.7%
18-24 (percent of people age 18-24) 894 35.3%
25-34 (percent of people age 25-34) 781 30.8%
35-44 (percent of people age 35-44) suppressed
45-54 (percent of people age 45-54) suppressed
55-64 (percent of people age 55-64) suppressed
18-64 (percent of people age 18-64) 517 20.4%
65 years and older (percent of people age 65+) 264 10.4%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Health coverage (2014-2018)
Total population age 65 and under for whom health insurance coverage status is determined 2,541 100.0%
Population 65 and under without health insurance coverage 274 10.8%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total housing units (2014-2018)
Total housing units 1,277 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Owned and Rental Housing (2014-2018)
Vacant housing units (seasonal units included) 105 8.2%
Occupied housing units 1,172 91.8%
Average household size 2.1
Owner-occupied 779 61.0%
Average household size 2.3
Renter-occupied 393 30.8%
Average household size 1.7
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year built (2014-2018)
2000 or later 156 12.2%
1970-1999 518 40.6%
1940-1969 432 33.8%
1939 or earlier 171 13.4%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households (2014-2018)
Total households 1,172 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households by type (2014-2018)
Family households 714 60.9%
With children under 18 years 307 26.2%
Married-couple family households 510 43.5%
With children under 18 years 130 11.1%
Single-person family households 204 17.4%
With children under 18 years 177 15.1%
Nonfamily households 458 39.1%
Householder living alone 441 37.6%
65 years and over 143 12.2%
Households with one or more children under 18 years 307 26.2%
Households with one or more people 65 years and over 372 31.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year householder moved into unit (2014-2018)
Moved in 2010 or later 460 39.2%
Moved in 2000-2009 396 33.8%
Moved in 1990-1999 122 10.4%
Moved in 1989 or earlier 122 10.4%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All households for which cost burden is calculated 1,145 100.0%
Cost-burdened households 346 30.2%
Owner households for which cost burden is calculated 779 100.0%
Cost-burdened owner households 124 15.9%
Renter households for which cost burden is calculated 366 100.0%
Cost-burdened renter households 222 60.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Rent paid (2014-2018)
Households paying rent 375
Median rent paid (2018 dollars) $574
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Vehicles per household (2014-2018)
No vehicles 116 9.9%
1 vehicle available 383 32.7%
2 vehicles available 459 39.2%
3 or more vehicles available 214 18.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Transportation to work (2014-2018)
Workers (16 years and older) 1,264 100.0%
Car, truck, or van (including passengers) 1,167 92.3%
Public transportation suppressed
Walked, biked, worked at home, or other 78 6.2%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Travel time to work (2014-2018)
Total workers age 16+ (not home based) 1,242 100.0%
Less than 10 minutes 596 48.0%
10-19 minutes 337 27.1%
20-29 minutes 140 11.3%
30 minutes or longer 169 13.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Educational attainment (2014-2018)
Population (25 years and older) 1,910 100.0%
Less than high school 91 4.8%
High school diploma or GED 740 38.7%
Some college or associate’s degree 803 42.0%
Bachelor’s Degree 168 8.8%
Graduate or professional Degree 108 5.7%
High school graduate or higher 1,819 95.2%
Bachelor’s degree or higher 276 14.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Working Adults (2014-2018)
Total civilian non-institutionalized population, age 18-64 1,491 100.0%
Working age adults who are employed 1,104 74.0%
Civilian labor force 1,126 100.0%
Unemployed suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total employed workers (LEHD) (2017)
Total employed workers 989 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Worker age (2017)
Age 29 or younger 215 21.7%
Age 30 to 54 475 48.0%
Age 55 or older 300 30.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by earnings (2017)
$15,000 per year or less 251 25.4%
$15,001 to $39,999 per year 352 35.6%
$40,000 or more per year 386 39.1%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by industry of employment (2017)
Accommodation and food services 56 5.7%
Administration & support, waste management, and remediation suppressed
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 17 1.8%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 82 8.3%
Construction 53 5.3%
Educational services 99 10.0%
Finance and insurance 31 3.2%
Health care and social assistance 187 18.9%
Information suppressed
Management of companies and enterprises 10 1.0%
Manufacturing 123 12.4%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction suppressed
Other services (excluding public administration) 25 2.5%
Professional, scientific, and technical services 18 1.8%
Public administration 73 7.4%
Real estate and rental and leasing suppressed
Retail trade 96 9.7%
Transportation and warehousing 30 3.0%
Utilities suppressed
Wholesale trade 43 4.4%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by race (2017)
White alone 920 93.0%
Black or African American alone suppressed
American Indian or Alaska Native alone 41 4.2%
Asian alone suppressed
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander alone suppressed
Two or more race groups 12 1.2%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by educational attainment (2017)
Less than high school 61 6.2%
High school or equivalent, no college 243 24.6%
Some college or associate degree 294 29.7%
Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree 176 17.8%