Newton County vs. Vernon Parish County

Newton County (TX)Vernon Parish County (LA)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)13,74648,860
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-4.8%-6.6%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)14,44552,334
Population, Census, April 1, 201014,44552,334
Persons under 5 years, percent5.0%8.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent20.2%24.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent20.5%12.2%
Female persons, percent48.6%46.7%
White alone, percent76.3%77.7%
Black or African American alone, percent20.3%14.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.9%1.6%
Asian alone, percent0.6%2.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.9%3.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent3.7%9.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent73.0%70.0%
Veterans, 2014-20181,1416,078
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20181.6%4.1%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)7,33622,338
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201886.4%52.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$74,600$118,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,119$1,079
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$343$268
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$682$961
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20132.4%22.6%
Households, 2014-20184,97817,801
Persons per household, 2014-20182.792.74
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201895.1%78.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20182.8%7.8%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201878.9%86.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201862.7%73.2%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201883.7%87.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-20188.9%16.8%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201815.2%13.1%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent17.5%8.3%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201846.1%48.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201839.9%48.0%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)42658,797
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)73,313426,706
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$5,163$7,921
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201840.321.4
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$40,950$47,772
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$21,144$23,763
Persons in poverty, percent22.3%17.5%
Total employer establishments, 2017125696
Total employment, 20179037,632
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)25,747257,587
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017-8.2%-4.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20176422,221
All firms, 20125792,743
Men-owned firms, 20123361,349
Women-owned firms, 2012226829
Minority-owned firms, 2012243458
Nonminority-owned firms, 20123212,115
Veteran-owned firms, 201239387
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20125262,168
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, 20070.0%34.0%
Population per square mile, 201015.539.4
Land area in square miles, 2010933.681,327.91

Source: United States Census Bureau

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