Erath County vs. Palo Pinto County

Erath County (TX)Palo Pinto County (TX)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)42,44628,875
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)12.0%2.7%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)37,90028,122
Population, Census, April 1, 201037,89028,111
Persons under 5 years, percent5.7%6.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent20.5%23.2%
Persons 65 years and over, percent14.2%19.5%
Female persons, percent51.0%50.7%
White alone, percent94.2%93.7%
Black or African American alone, percent2.0%2.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent1.3%1.1%
Asian alone, percent0.9%0.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.6%1.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent21.7%20.2%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent74.1%74.8%
Veterans, 2014-20182,2982,021
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20187.8%7.1%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)18,40715,525
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201864.4%72.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$146,000$95,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,294$1,271
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$446$443
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$839$759
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201314.5%10.5%
Building permits, 201819911
Households, 2014-201813,96110,312
Persons per household, 2014-20182.822.72
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201880.4%82.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201816.8%14.5%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201891.0%84.8%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201874.6%72.3%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201886.1%83.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201829.7%16.5%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20188.1%12.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent23.4%22.0%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201860.1%57.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201853.1%52.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)71,42647,077
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)152,92288,966
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)535,153281,772
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$13,610$10,115
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201820.123.7
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$48,819$45,979
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$25,290$24,983
Persons in poverty, percent18.1%15.9%
Total employer establishments, 2017996617
Total employment, 201712,4325,673
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)431,438218,302
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20174.8%-3.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20173,3942,296
All firms, 20123,7082,582
Men-owned firms, 20121,9651,500
Women-owned firms, 2012950637
Minority-owned firms, 2012429459
Nonminority-owned firms, 20123,1432,026
Veteran-owned firms, 2012337294
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20123,1052,186
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%0.0%
Population per square mile, 201035.029.5
Land area in square miles, 20101,083.07951.79

Source: United States Census Bureau

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