Newton County vs. Calcasieu Parish County

Newton County (TX)Calcasieu Parish County (LA)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)13,746203,112
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-4.8%5.4%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)14,445192,773
Population, Census, April 1, 201014,445192,768
Persons under 5 years, percent5.0%7.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent20.2%24.9%
Persons 65 years and over, percent20.5%14.8%
Female persons, percent48.6%51.1%
White alone, percent76.3%70.3%
Black or African American alone, percent20.3%25.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.9%0.6%
Asian alone, percent0.6%1.4%
Two or More Races, percent1.9%2.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent3.7%3.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent73.0%67.2%
Veterans, 2014-20181,14112,730
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20181.6%2.8%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)7,33692,047
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201886.4%67.1%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$74,600$149,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,119$1,166
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$343$309
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$682$813
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20132.4%13.7%
Households, 2014-20184,97877,295
Persons per household, 2014-20182.792.54
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201895.1%85.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20182.8%6.6%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201878.9%85.3%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201862.7%73.0%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201883.7%86.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-20188.9%21.9%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201815.2%11.6%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent17.5%8.8%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201846.1%61.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201839.9%56.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)426983,275
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)73,3133,127,100
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$5,163$16,078
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201840.320.5
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$40,950$49,452
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$21,144$27,368
Persons in poverty, percent22.3%14.9%
Total employer establishments, 20171254,675
Total employment, 201790377,537
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)25,7473,458,909
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017-8.2%4.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 201764213,708
All firms, 201257914,379
Men-owned firms, 20123367,556
Women-owned firms, 20122265,019
Minority-owned firms, 20122433,149
Nonminority-owned firms, 201232110,558
Veteran-owned firms, 2012391,628
Nonveteran-owned firms, 201252611,917
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%12.3%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.8%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%1.8%
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, 20070.0%29.1%
Population per square mile, 201015.5181.2
Land area in square miles, 2010933.681,063.66

Source: United States Census Bureau

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