Erath County vs. Hood County

Erath County (TX)Hood County (TX)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)42,44660,537
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)12.0%18.3%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)37,90051,163
Population, Census, April 1, 201037,89051,182
Persons under 5 years, percent5.7%5.6%
Persons under 18 years, percent20.5%21.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent14.2%24.6%
Female persons, percent51.0%51.1%
White alone, percent94.2%95.5%
Black or African American alone, percent2.0%1.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent1.3%1.0%
Asian alone, percent0.9%0.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.6%1.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent21.7%12.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent74.1%83.5%
Veterans, 2014-20182,2985,310
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20187.8%2.5%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)18,40726,776
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201864.4%76.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$146,000$180,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,294$1,408
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$446$477
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$839$918
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201314.5%8.1%
Building permits, 2018199272
Households, 2014-201813,96121,969
Persons per household, 2014-20182.822.56
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201880.4%89.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201816.8%9.7%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201891.0%90.4%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201874.6%82.1%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201886.1%89.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201829.7%26.1%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20188.1%7.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent23.4%17.5%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201860.1%53.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201853.1%46.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)71,42666,099
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)152,922242,472
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)535,153747,575
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$13,610$14,364
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201820.133.1
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$48,819$59,049
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$25,290$32,727
Persons in poverty, percent18.1%10.2%
Total employer establishments, 20179961,320
Total employment, 201712,43213,071
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)431,438483,141
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20174.8%-8.6%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20173,3945,870
All firms, 20123,7084,637
Men-owned firms, 20121,9652,549
Women-owned firms, 20129501,552
Minority-owned firms, 2012429538
Nonminority-owned firms, 20123,1433,982
Veteran-owned firms, 2012337403
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20123,1053,941
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%29.7%
Population per square mile, 201035.0121.7
Land area in square miles, 20101,083.07420.64

Source: United States Census Bureau

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