Harrison County vs. Rusk County

Harrison County (TX)Rusk County (TX)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)66,72654,450
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)1.6%2.1%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)65,64453,307
Population, Census, April 1, 201065,63153,330
Persons under 5 years, percent6.4%5.6%
Persons under 18 years, percent25.3%22.2%
Persons 65 years and over, percent16.9%16.6%
Female persons, percent51.1%46.1%
White alone, percent75.0%78.8%
Black or African American alone, percent21.1%17.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent1.2%1.0%
Asian alone, percent0.8%0.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.7%1.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent13.6%17.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent63.2%63.0%
Veterans, 2014-20184,5573,150
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20186.4%7.0%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)28,72621,604
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201873.6%76.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$124,600$118,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,266$1,193
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$403$412
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$779$752
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20137.4%6.0%
Building permits, 20183011
Households, 2014-201823,21717,960
Persons per household, 2014-20182.812.71
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201891.1%81.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20189.3%14.0%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201877.5%81.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201864.0%60.8%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201884.9%80.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201819.1%14.5%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20187.7%11.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent17.3%20.5%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201857.9%52.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201852.6%49.9%
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)203,557104,014
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)2,856,878333,062
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)647,642442,106
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$9,602$8,183
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201821.426.0
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$51,202$52,329
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$25,418$24,842
Persons in poverty, percent14.7%16.4%
Total employer establishments, 20171,281799
Total employment, 201718,9029,603
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)774,594426,773
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017-2.6%-7.9%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20174,8303,347
All firms, 20124,8422,642
Men-owned firms, 20122,6791,261
Women-owned firms, 20121,470931
Minority-owned firms, 20121,045514
Nonminority-owned firms, 20123,5571,983
Veteran-owned firms, 2012494230
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20124,0512,238
Black-owned firms, percent, 20078.7%0.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20071.2%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, 200727.1%0.0%
Population per square mile, 201072.957.7
Land area in square miles, 2010899.95924.03

Source: United States Census Bureau

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