Who lives in Slayton?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Under 5 years 102 5.1%
5-9 years 129 6.4%
10-14 years 110 5.5%
15-17 years 91 4.5%
18-24 years 140 7.0%
25-34 years 226 11.3%
35-44 years 192 9.6%
45-54 years 245 12.2%
55-64 years 244 12.2%
65-74 years 202 10.1%
75-84 years 184 9.2%
85 years and older 143 7.1%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Male 954 47.5%
Female 1,054 52.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
White 1,977 98.5%
Of Color suppressed
Black or African American suppressed
American Indian and Alaskan Native suppressed
Asian or Pacific Islander suppressed
Other suppressed
Two or more races suppressed
Hispanic or Latino 38 1.9%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Language spoken (2014-2018)
Population (5 years and older) 1,906 100.0%
English only 1,876 98.4%
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 1,959 100.0%
Population with a disability 368 18.8%
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) 1,999 100.0%
Same residence 1,803 90.2%
Different residence in the U.S. 195 9.8%
Different residence outside the U.S. suppressed

What's Slayton's quality of life?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Household income (2018 dollars) (2014-2018)
Total households 956 100.0%
Less than $35,000 356 37.2%
$35,000-$49,999 135 14.1%
$50,000-$74,999 198 20.7%
$75,000-$99,999 100 10.5%
$100,000 or more 167 17.5%
Median household income (2018 dollars) $48,088 100%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All people for whom poverty status is determined 1,955 100.0%
Less than $35,000 356 37.2%
With income below poverty 182 9.3%
With income 100%-149% of poverty 239 12.2%
With income 150%-199% of poverty 157 8.0%
With income 200% of poverty or higher 1,377 70.4%
17 years and younger (percent of people under age 18) 142 7.2%
18-24 (percent of people age 18-24) 506 25.9%
25-34 (percent of people age 25-34) 225 11.5%
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) 233 11.9%
65 years and older (percent of people age 65+) 108 5.5%
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 1,959 100.0%
Population 65 and under without health insurance coverage 162 8.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total housing units (2014-2018)
Total housing units 1,063 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Owned and Rental Housing (2014-2018)
Vacant housing units (seasonal units included) 107 10.1%
Occupied housing units 956 89.9%
Average household size 2.0
Owner-occupied 705 66.3%
Average household size 2.2
Renter-occupied 251 23.6%
Average household size 1.6
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year built (2014-2018)
2000 or later suppressed
1970-1999 341 32.1%
1940-1969 403 37.9%
1939 or earlier 299 28.1%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households (2014-2018)
Total households 956 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households by type (2014-2018)
Family households 513 53.7%
With children under 18 years 217 22.7%
Married-couple family households 394 41.2%
With children under 18 years 139 14.5%
Single-person family households 119 12.4%
With children under 18 years 78 8.2%
Nonfamily households 443 46.3%
Householder living alone 405 42.4%
65 years and over 234 24.5%
Households with one or more children under 18 years 240 25.1%
Households with one or more people 65 years and over 385 40.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year householder moved into unit (2014-2018)
Moved in 2010 or later 336 35.1%
Moved in 2000-2009 275 28.8%
Moved in 1990-1999 181 18.9%
Moved in 1989 or earlier 181 18.9%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All households for which cost burden is calculated 924 100.0%
Cost-burdened households 195 21.1%
Owner households for which cost burden is calculated 701 100.0%
Cost-burdened owner households 83 11.8%
Renter households for which cost burden is calculated 223 100.0%
Cost-burdened renter households 112 50.2%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Rent paid (2014-2018)
Households paying rent 227
Median rent paid (2018 dollars) $472
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Vehicles per household (2014-2018)
No vehicles 78 8.2%
1 vehicle available 360 37.7%
2 vehicles available 320 33.5%
3 or more vehicles available 198 20.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Transportation to work (2014-2018)
Workers (16 years and older) 991 100.0%
Car, truck, or van (including passengers) 881 88.9%
Public transportation suppressed
Walked, biked, worked at home, or other 108 10.9%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Travel time to work (2014-2018)
Total workers age 16+ (not home based) 949 100.0%
Less than 10 minutes 514 54.2%
10-19 minutes 192 20.2%
20-29 minutes 51 5.4%
30 minutes or longer 192 20.2%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Educational attainment (2014-2018)
Population (25 years and older) 1,436 100.0%
Less than high school 152 10.6%
High school diploma or GED 530 36.9%
Some college or associate’s degree 478 33.3%
Bachelor’s Degree 220 15.3%
Graduate or professional Degree 56 3.9%
High school graduate or higher 1,284 89.4%
Bachelor’s degree or higher 276 19.2%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Working Adults (2014-2018)
Total civilian non-institutionalized population, age 18-64 1,039 100.0%
Working age adults who are employed 855 82.3%
Civilian labor force 869 100.0%
Unemployed suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total employed workers (LEHD) (2017)
Total employed workers 651 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Worker age (2017)
Age 29 or younger 142 21.8%
Age 30 to 54 335 51.4%
Age 55 or older 175 26.8%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by earnings (2017)
$15,000 per year or less 185 28.3%
$15,001 to $39,999 per year 218 33.5%
$40,000 or more per year 249 38.2%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by industry of employment (2017)
Accommodation and food services 49 7.5%
Administration & support, waste management, and remediation suppressed
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 11 1.7%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation suppressed
Construction 47 7.2%
Educational services 64 9.8%
Finance and insurance 28 4.3%
Health care and social assistance 130 20.0%
Information suppressed
Management of companies and enterprises suppressed
Manufacturing 58 8.9%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction suppressed
Other services (excluding public administration) 17 2.6%
Professional, scientific, and technical services 23 3.5%
Public administration 39 5.9%
Real estate and rental and leasing suppressed
Retail trade 80 12.3%
Transportation and warehousing 18 2.8%
Utilities suppressed
Wholesale trade 41 6.4%
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Workers by race (2017)
White alone 635 97.4%
Black or African American alone suppressed
American Indian or Alaska Native alone suppressed
Asian alone suppressed
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander alone suppressed
Two or more race groups suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by educational attainment (2017)
Less than high school 36 5.5%
High school or equivalent, no college 159 24.4%
Some college or associate degree 206 31.7%
Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree 109 16.7%