Hockley County vs. Lubbock County

Hockley County (TX)Lubbock County (TX)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)22,980307,412
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)0.2%10.2%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)22,927278,918
Population, Census, April 1, 201022,935278,831
Persons under 5 years, percent6.6%6.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent25.7%23.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent14.7%12.4%
Female persons, percent50.1%50.7%
White alone, percent92.6%86.6%
Black or African American alone, percent4.0%7.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent1.4%1.1%
Asian alone, percent0.6%2.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.4%1.9%
Hispanic or Latino, percent48.7%35.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent46.1%53.0%
Veterans, 2014-201892614,822
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20187.9%6.0%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)9,370129,655
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201870.2%55.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$88,800$130,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,182$1,370
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$407$490
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$697$912
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20138.5%24.5%
Building permits, 2018171,479
Households, 2014-20187,946112,185
Persons per household, 2014-20182.822.58
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201883.1%74.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201831.2%22.0%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201883.9%90.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201874.2%76.5%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201876.0%85.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201814.0%29.1%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201810.6%10.1%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent20.6%16.0%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201863.0%65.2%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201855.4%60.8%
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)74,7612,519,157
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)220,9514,796,568
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$9,577$16,785
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201820.117.2
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$48,116$50,473
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$23,440$27,089
Persons in poverty, percent19.5%17.6%
Total employer establishments, 20175007,202
Total employment, 20176,574114,071
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)331,7944,163,854
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20170.8%0.4%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20171,43522,641
All firms, 20121,62724,033
Men-owned firms, 201280613,054
Women-owned firms, 20125537,661
Minority-owned firms, 20123975,379
Nonminority-owned firms, 20121,15817,682
Veteran-owned firms, 20121212,239
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20121,43120,311
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%2.1%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.7%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%2.0%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%12.8%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200722.0%23.1%
Population per square mile, 201025.2311.3
Land area in square miles, 2010908.39895.60

Source: United States Census Bureau

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