Lamb County vs. Hockley County

Lamb County (TX)Hockley County (TX)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)13,15822,980
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-5.9%0.2%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)13,97622,927
Population, Census, April 1, 201013,97722,935
Persons under 5 years, percent7.4%6.6%
Persons under 18 years, percent27.8%25.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent16.8%14.7%
Female persons, percent50.4%50.1%
White alone, percent91.4%92.6%
Black or African American alone, percent4.6%4.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent1.7%1.4%
Asian alone, percent0.4%0.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.8%1.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent55.9%48.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent39.2%46.1%
Veterans, 2014-2018469926
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-201810.4%7.9%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)6,0589,370
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201870.4%70.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$64,700$88,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$959$1,182
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$344$407
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$703$697
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20138.0%8.5%
Households, 2014-20184,7547,946
Persons per household, 2014-20182.752.82
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201883.3%83.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201840.1%31.2%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201881.4%83.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201864.8%74.2%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201874.1%76.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201815.9%14.0%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201810.0%10.6%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent25.1%20.6%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201858.6%63.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201850.0%55.4%
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)23,83174,761
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)92,957220,951
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$6,636$9,577
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201818.420.1
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$43,396$48,116
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$21,506$23,440
Persons in poverty, percent20.0%19.5%
Total employer establishments, 2017243500
Total employment, 20172,1966,574
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)84,163331,794
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20174.3%0.8%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20177771,435
All firms, 20129151,627
Men-owned firms, 2012544806
Women-owned firms, 2012188553
Minority-owned firms, 2012343397
Nonminority-owned firms, 20124891,158
Veteran-owned firms, 201271121
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20127341,431
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, 200715.9%22.0%
Population per square mile, 201013.825.2
Land area in square miles, 20101,016.18908.39

Source: United States Census Bureau

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