Douglas County contains 20 townships and 11 cities as well as a number of smaller villages. Alexandria continues to be the county seat. The county's population in 2005 was estimated at 35,138. This is a 7.1% increase from 2000. There are 19,249 housing units within
the county lines based on 2005 data and a 77.2% homeownership rate was reported in 2000. Median household income based on 2003 values is approximately $41,908 annually. Federal statistics from 2005 reflect a civilian labor force of 20,355 with an estimated unemployment rate of 3.6%.
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