Hockley County vs. Hale County

Hockley County (TX)Hale County (TX)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)22,98033,830
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)0.2%-6.6%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)22,92736,206
Population, Census, April 1, 201022,93536,273
Persons under 5 years, percent6.6%6.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent25.7%27.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent14.7%13.4%
Female persons, percent50.1%47.8%
White alone, percent92.6%90.2%
Black or African American alone, percent4.0%5.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent1.4%1.7%
Asian alone, percent0.6%0.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.4%1.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent48.7%59.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent46.1%33.5%
Veterans, 2014-20189261,284
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20187.9%10.0%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)9,37013,377
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201870.2%60.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$88,800$80,300
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,182$1,019
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$407$359
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$697$670
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20138.5%11.1%
Building permits, 20181712
Households, 2014-20187,94611,146
Persons per household, 2014-20182.822.86
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201883.1%81.6%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201831.2%36.7%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201883.9%83.6%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201874.2%75.7%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201876.0%76.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201814.0%16.5%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201810.6%6.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent20.6%23.1%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201863.0%59.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201855.4%54.1%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)25,75044,464
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)74,761104,519
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)220,951346,872
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$9,577$9,533
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201820.117.2
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$48,116$47,080
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$23,440$19,854
Persons in poverty, percent19.5%18.4%
Total employer establishments, 2017500684
Total employment, 20176,5749,057
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)331,794317,953
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20170.8%0.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20171,4352,152
All firms, 20121,6272,582
Men-owned firms, 20128061,495
Women-owned firms, 2012553743
Minority-owned firms, 2012397808
Nonminority-owned firms, 20121,1581,615
Veteran-owned firms, 2012121253
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20121,4312,173
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%26.5%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200722.0%14.3%
Population per square mile, 201025.236.1
Land area in square miles, 2010908.391,004.68

Source: United States Census Bureau

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