Swift Creek

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  1. Swift Creek Legal Resources
  2. Swift Creek Statistics
  3. Swift Creek Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Swift Creek Employment Information
  5. Swift Creek Family Information
  6. Swift Creek Education Information
  7. Swift Creek Public Benefits Information
  8. Swift Creek Immigration & Civil Rights Information


Swift Creek Legal Resources

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Federal Courts
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Swift Creek Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 17,454
  • Land Area (2000): 168.793 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 2.769 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 6,867

Swift Creek Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 13,182 74.41%
 Rural, Farm 97 0.55%
 Rural, Non-farm 4,437 25.05%

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Swift Creek Employment Information

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Swift Creek Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 889 16.00%
2. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 676 12.17%
3. Public Administration 396 7.13%
4. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 377 6.79%
5. Educational Services 250 4.50%
6. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 166 2.99%
7. Accommodation and Food Services 158 2.84%
8. Repair and Maintenance 153 2.75%
9. Utilities 140 2.52%
10. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 131 2.36%
11. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 130 2.34%
12. Health Care 124 2.23%
13. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 124 2.23%
14. Radio, Television, and Computer Stores 114 2.05%
15. Chemical Manufacturing 98 1.76%
16. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 87 1.57%
17. Food and Beverage Stores 81 1.46%
18. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 70 1.26%
19. Truck Transportation 68 1.22%
20. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 67 1.21%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Educational Services 663 15.69%
2. Health Care 443 10.49%
3. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 413 9.78%
4. Public Administration 283 6.70%
5. Finance and Insurance 185 4.38%
6. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 170 4.02%
7. Accommodation and Food Services 142 3.36%
8. Construction 124 2.93%
9. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 121 2.86%
10. Food and Beverage Stores 106 2.51%
11. Social Assistance 104 2.46%
12. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 98 2.32%
13. Chemical Manufacturing 97 2.30%
14. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 94 2.22%
15. Personal and Laundry Services 93 2.20%
16. Department and Other General Stores 81 1.92%
17. Utilities 77 1.82%
18. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 76 1.80%
19. Air Transportation 66 1.56%
20. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 63 1.49%

Swift Creek Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Computer Specialists 511 9.20%
2. Other Management Occupations 414 7.45%
3. Engineers 353 6.35%
4. Carpenters 234 4.21%
5. Other Installation / Maintenance 218 3.92%
6. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 184 3.31%
7. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 182 3.28%
8. Vehicle Mechanics 180 3.24%
9. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 178 3.20%
10. Other Sales and Related Occupations 174 3.13%
11. Business Operations Specialists 160 2.88%
12. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 154 2.77%
13. Other Production Occupations 138 2.48%
14. Operations Managers Non Finance 136 2.45%
15. Accountants and Auditors 129 2.32%
16. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 129 2.32%
17. Top Executives 121 2.18%
18. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 120 2.16%
19. Drafters / Engineering / Mappers 90 1.62%
20. Life and Physical Scientists 90 1.62%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Secretaries and Admins 309 7.31%
2. Other Management Occupations 247 5.85%
3. Other Office and Admin Support 227 5.37%
4. Computer Specialists 179 4.24%
5. Business Operations Specialists 178 4.21%
6. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 178 4.21%
7. Other Sales and Related Occupations 159 3.76%
8. Health Technologists and Technicians 150 3.55%
9. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 147 3.48%
10. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 141 3.34%
11. Cashiers 138 3.27%
12. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 94 2.22%
13. Customer Service Representatives 92 2.18%
14. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 90 2.13%
15. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 88 2.08%
16. Accountants and Auditors 87 2.06%
17. Registered Nurses 86 2.04%
18. Operations Managers Non Finance 85 2.01%
19. Other Production Occupations 84 1.99%
20. Top Executives 70 1.66%

Swift Creek Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 8,856 66.37%
15-35 hours 1,495 11.20%
1-14 hours 348 2.61%
No regular hours 2,645 19.82%

Swift Creek Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 116 1.25%
5 AM-5:29 AM 140 1.51%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 340 3.67%
6 AM-6:29 AM 545 5.89%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,184 12.79%
7 AM-7:29 AM 2,024 21.87%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 1,818 19.64%
8 AM-8:29 AM 977 10.56%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 679 7.34%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 492 5.32%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 166 1.79%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 83 0.90%
Noon-3:59 PM 341 3.68%
4 PM-11:59 PM 351 3.79%

Swift Creek Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 206 2.23%
5-9 339 3.66%
10-14 1,069 11.55%
15-19 1,278 13.81%
20-24 1,897 20.49%
25-29 1,035 11.18%
30-34 1,642 17.74%
35-39 356 3.85%
40-44 389 4.20%
45-59 643 6.95%
60-89 302 3.26%
At least 90 100 1.08%

Swift Creek Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 6 0.06% 5,818 62.86%
30-44 0 0.00% 2,387 25.79%
45-59 0 0.00% 643 6.95%
At least 60 0 0.00% 402 4.34%

Swift Creek Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,115 11.55%
 Car / truck / van, solo 7,989 82.76%
 Motorcycle 27 0.28%
 Other 62 0.64%
 Public transportation 6 0.06%
 Walked 57 0.59%
 Worked at home 397 4.11%

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Swift Creek Family Information

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Households (2000): 6,576 (17,716 people)
Families (2000): 5,142 (15,696 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 2,756
People at same address in 1995: 9,986

Swift Creek Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 330 5.02%
$10,000-$14,999 117 1.78%
$15,000-$19,999 178 2.71%
$20,000-$24,999 298 4.53%
$25,000-$29,999 314 4.77%
$30,000-$34,999 333 5.06%
$35,000-$39,999 273 4.15%
$40,000-$44,999 319 4.85%
$45,000-$49,999 199 3.03%
$50,000-$59,999 577 8.77%
$60,000-$74,999 656 9.98%
$75,000-$99,999 1,120 17.03%
$100,000-$124,999 853 12.97%
$125,000-$149,999 415 6.31%
$150,000-$199,999 334 5.08%
$200,000 or more 260 3.95%

Swift Creek Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 1,098 16.88%
 Family, 2 people 2,164 33.27%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 260 4.00%
 Family, 3 people 1,187 18.25%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 42 0.65%
 Family, 4 people 1,177 18.10%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 16 0.25%
 Family, 5 people 403 6.20%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 3 0.05%
 Family, 6 people 104 1.60%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 2 0.03%
 Family, 7 or more people 47 0.72%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 1 0.02%

Swift Creek Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 5,917 31.41%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 3,179 16.87%
Public Assistance 70 0.37%
Retirement 941 4.99%
Self Employment 1,128 5.99%
Social Security 1,049 5.57%
Supplemental Security 110 0.58%
Wage / Salary 5,781 30.69%
Other 664 3.52%

Swift Creek Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 2,311 51.89%
 With children under 18 2,143 48.11%

Swift Creek Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 424 6.06%
 Married 4,710 67.36%
 Never Married 1,716 24.54%
 Widowed 142 2.03%

Swift Creek Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 624 9.38%
 Married 4,552 68.41%
 Never Married 1,055 15.86%
 Widowed 423 6.36%

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Swift Creek Education Information

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Swift Creek Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 341 2.65%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 1,113 8.65%
 High school diploma or equivalent 2,912 22.62%
 Some college, no degree 2,622 20.37%
 Associate degree 1,023 7.95%
 Bachelors degree 3,193 24.81%
 Graduate or professional degree 1,667 12.95%

Swift Creek Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 132 0.76% 199 1.14% 331 1.90%
Kindergarten 260 1.49% 47 0.27% 307 1.76%
Grades 1-4 1,136 6.51% 164 0.94% 1,300 7.45%
Grades 5-8 950 5.44% 125 0.72% 1,075 6.16%
Grades 9-12 826 4.73% 192 1.10% 1,018 5.83%
Undergrad college 360 2.06% 55 0.32% 415 2.38%
Graduate or professional school 122 0.70% 36 0.21% 158 0.91%
Total 3,786 21.69% 818 4.69% 4,604 26.38%

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Swift Creek Public Benefits Information

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Swift Creek Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 16,873 95.38%
 Below Poverty Level 818 4.62%

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Swift Creek Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Swift Creek Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 2,593 14.86%
10-19 Years 2,424 13.89%
20-29 Years 1,514 8.67%
30-39 Years 3,002 17.20%
40-49 Years 3,553 20.36%
50-59 Years 2,472 14.16%
60-69 Years 1,106 6.34%
70-79 Years 569 3.26%
80-89 Years 191 1.09%
90+ Years 30 0.17%

Swift Creek Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 8,842 50.66%
 Female 8,612 49.34%

Swift Creek Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 15,364 88.03%
 African-American 1,186 6.80%
 Hispanic/Latino 482 2.76%
 Asian 189 1.08%
 Multiracial 176 1.01%
 Amerindian 42 0.24%
 Other Race 8 0.05%
 Pacific Islander 7 0.04%

Swift Creek Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. German 2,729 18.52%
2. English 2,709 18.38%
3. United States Or American 2,169 14.72%
4. Irish 1,771 12.02%
5. Italian 793 5.38%
6. Scotch Irish 618 4.19%
7. European 534 3.62%
8. French Non-Basque 505 3.43%
9. Scottish 479 3.25%
10. Polish 368 2.50%

Swift Creek Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 15,543 93.73%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 641 3.87%
3. German 94 0.57%
4. Chinese 54 0.33%
5. French 45 0.27%
6. Persian 41 0.25%
7. Arabic 38 0.23%
8. Japanese 30 0.18%
9. Other Slavic 29 0.17%
10. Laotian 22 0.13%

Swift Creek Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 16,800 94.83%
 Naturalized immigrant 261 1.47%
 Not a citizen 655 3.70%

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