Comal County vs. Hays County

Comal County (TX)Hays County (TX)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)148,373222,631
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)36.8%41.7%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)108,485157,099
Population, Census, April 1, 2010108,472157,107
Persons under 5 years, percent5.8%6.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent22.7%23.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent18.1%11.0%
Female persons, percent50.6%50.3%
White alone, percent93.2%90.2%
Black or African American alone, percent2.5%4.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.9%1.2%
Asian alone, percent1.4%1.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.9%2.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent27.8%39.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent67.0%53.2%
Veterans, 2014-201812,59111,272
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20186.3%8.8%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)60,94882,002
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201875.1%61.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$262,400$222,300
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,738$1,727
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$535$615
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$1,109$1,107
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201311.0%22.3%
Building permits, 20182,8112,890
Households, 2014-201848,90370,881
Persons per household, 2014-20182.742.78
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201886.0%80.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201818.4%26.3%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201892.0%94.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201887.0%82.8%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201892.4%89.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201835.3%37.4%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20189.8%6.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent14.4%16.7%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201859.6%67.7%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201852.8%62.2%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)304,924348,261
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)497,173603,338
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)960,3021,178,979
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)1,894,4902,471,345
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$16,563$14,624
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201830.930.5
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$75,356$65,935
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$36,899$30,715
Persons in poverty, percent7.1%13.2%
Total employer establishments, 20173,6674,259
Total employment, 201748,65359,314
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)1,937,2222,031,000
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20174.3%11.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 201714,58218,260
All firms, 201211,80516,223
Men-owned firms, 20126,1118,947
Women-owned firms, 20123,9815,246
Minority-owned firms, 20122,3374,177
Nonminority-owned firms, 20128,88811,316
Veteran-owned firms, 20121,3721,703
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20129,70713,688
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%1.8%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%1.1%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.9%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 200710.3%18.1%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200725.8%26.2%
Population per square mile, 2010193.9231.7
Land area in square miles, 2010559.48677.98

Source: United States Census Bureau

About this page: Side-by-side comparison between Comal county (TX) and Hays county (TX) using the main population, demographic, and social indicators from the United States Census Bureau.