As of the censusGR2 of 2000, there were
10,034 people, 3,601 households, and 2,689
families residing in the village. The population
density was 385.5/km² (998.8/mi²).
There were 3,845 housing units at an average
density of 147.7/km² (382.7/mi²).
The racial makeup of the village was 64.14%
White, 1.16% African American, 2.62% Native
American, 0.50% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander,
27.63% from other races, and 3.90% from
two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of
any race were 58.74% of the population.
There were 3,601 households out of which
41.9% had children under the age of 18 living
with them, 51.8% were married couples living
together, 16.8% had a female householder
with no husband present, and 25.3% were
non-families. 20.7% of all households were
made up of individuals and 5.8% had someone
living alone who was 65 years of age or
older. The average household size was 2.75
and the average family size was 3.16.
In the village the population was spread
out with 31.1% under the age of 18, 9.6%
from 18 to 24, 30.1% from 25 to 44, 20.2%
from 45 to 64, and 8.9% who were 65 years
of age or older. The median age was 32 years.
For every 100 females there were 95.0 males.
For every 100 females age 18 and over, there
were 90.1 males.
The median income for a household in the
village was $36,240, and the median income
for a family was $37,255. Males had a median
income of $30,664 versus $22,437 for females.
The per capita income for the village was
$14,692. About 11.6% of families and 13.5%
of the population were below the poverty
line, including 18.3% of those under age
18 and 7.3% of those age 65 or over.