Lamb County vs. Castro County

Lamb County (TX)Castro County (TX)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)13,1587,665
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-5.9%-4.9%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)13,9768,063
Population, Census, April 1, 201013,9778,062
Persons under 5 years, percent7.4%7.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent27.8%28.6%
Persons 65 years and over, percent16.8%15.8%
Female persons, percent50.4%48.5%
White alone, percent91.4%93.7%
Black or African American alone, percent4.6%2.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent1.7%1.8%
Asian alone, percent0.4%0.7%
Two or More Races, percent1.8%1.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent55.9%65.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent39.2%30.9%
Veterans, 2014-2018469228
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-201810.4%20.1%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)6,0583,176
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201870.4%59.0%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$64,700$81,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$959$855
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$344$402
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$703$636
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20138.0%6.0%
Households, 2014-20184,7542,532
Persons per household, 2014-20182.753.04
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201883.3%90.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201840.1%52.4%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201881.4%80.3%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201864.8%67.9%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201874.1%73.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201815.9%14.8%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201810.0%6.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent25.1%28.9%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201858.6%60.8%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201850.0%49.5%
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)23,83114,027
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)123,581117,197
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)92,95754,972
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$6,636$6,733
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201818.416.9
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$43,396$45,000
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$21,506$20,915
Persons in poverty, percent20.0%17.5%
Total employer establishments, 2017243160
Total employment, 20172,1961,041
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)84,16338,671
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20174.3%-0.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017777455
All firms, 2012915492
Men-owned firms, 2012544266
Women-owned firms, 2012188166
Minority-owned firms, 2012343240
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012489232
Veteran-owned firms, 20127128
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012734427
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%8.1%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200715.9%0.0%
Population per square mile, 201013.89.0
Land area in square miles, 20101,016.18894.43

Source: United States Census Bureau

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