As of the
census of 2000, there were 3,883
people, 1,530 households, and 1,006 families residing in the city.
population density was 1,299.2
people per square mile (501.4/kmē). There were 1,787 housing units
at an average density of 597.9 per square mile (230.8/kmē). The
racial makeup of the city was 53.39%
African American, 0.21%
Native American, 0.26%
Asian, 3.01% from
other races, and 0.95% from two or
Latino of any race were 7.29% of
There were 1,530
households out of which 31.4% had children under the age of 18
living with them, 42.3% were
married couples living together,
19.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 34.2%
were non-families. 31.5% of all households were made up of
individuals and 16.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of
age or older. The average household size was 2.44 and the average
family size was 3.04.
In the city the population was spread out with
26.8% under the age of 18, 8.6% from 18 to 24, 25.4% from 25 to 44,
18.9% from 45 to 64, and 20.3% who were 65 years of age or older.
The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 85.4
males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 78.7 males.
The median income for a household in the city
was $23,655, and the median income for a family was $31,729. Males
had a median income of $21,635 versus $16,189 for females. The
per capita income for the city was
$13,487. About 17.6% of families and 23.7% of the population were
poverty line, including 39.2% of
those under age 18 and 15.1% of those age 65 or over. Source: