Erath County vs. Somervell County

Erath County (TX)Somervell County (TX)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)42,4469,016
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)12.0%6.2%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)37,9008,491
Population, Census, April 1, 201037,8908,490
Persons under 5 years, percent5.7%5.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent20.5%22.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent14.2%18.9%
Female persons, percent51.0%50.7%
White alone, percent94.2%93.8%
Black or African American alone, percent2.0%1.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent1.3%1.6%
Asian alone, percent0.9%1.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.6%2.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent21.7%18.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent74.1%77.5%
Veterans, 2014-20182,298474
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20187.8%3.7%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)18,4073,886
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201864.4%72.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$146,000$191,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,294$1,608
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$446$399
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$839$1,018
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201314.5%5.4%
Building permits, 201819912
Households, 2014-201813,9613,239
Persons per household, 2014-20182.822.60
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201880.4%91.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201816.8%10.1%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201891.0%88.8%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201874.6%72.5%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201886.1%87.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201829.7%23.9%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20188.1%6.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent23.4%19.7%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201860.1%55.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201853.1%48.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)71,42622,991
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)535,15347,757
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$13,610$5,554
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201820.130.4
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$48,819$53,162
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$25,290$26,523
Persons in poverty, percent18.1%9.7%
Total employer establishments, 2017996209
Total employment, 201712,4323,500
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)431,438207,031
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20174.8%4.3%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20173,394835
All firms, 20123,708730
Men-owned firms, 20121,965426
Women-owned firms, 2012950206
Minority-owned firms, 2012429128
Nonminority-owned firms, 20123,143567
Veteran-owned firms, 201233781
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20123,105606
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%18.0%
Population per square mile, 201035.045.5
Land area in square miles, 20101,083.07186.46

Source: United States Census Bureau

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