Sterling County vs. Mitchell County

Sterling County (TX)Mitchell County (TX)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)1,3118,145
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)14.7%-13.4%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)1,1439,403
Population, Census, April 1, 20101,1439,403
Persons under 5 years, percent8.3%5.8%
Persons under 18 years, percent28.5%21.5%
Persons 65 years and over, percent14.4%15.2%
Female persons, percent49.0%41.7%
White alone, percent93.5%84.7%
Black or African American alone, percent2.1%10.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent2.1%1.8%
Asian alone, percent0.5%0.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.7%2.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent40.7%40.2%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent54.8%48.3%
Veterans, 2014-201840544
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20186.0%6.0%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)6234,073
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201886.1%77.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$64,700$70,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$883$1,063
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$373$433
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$918$672
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20131.8%5.7%
Households, 2014-20184622,441
Persons per household, 2014-20182.392.58
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201892.3%76.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201827.9%26.0%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201885.9%81.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201875.8%68.1%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201885.9%78.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201815.9%11.8%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201812.6%9.1%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent22.3%21.2%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201866.8%40.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201858.4%51.4%
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201815.922.2
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$59,286$49,670
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$28,997$20,896
Persons in poverty, percent12.6%21.4%
Total employer establishments, 201751132
Total employment, 20173061,157
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)14,78245,882
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017-8.1%-6.4%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017160465
All firms, 2012137689
Men-owned firms, 201269297
Minority-owned firms, 201227118
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012103520
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012123602
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%0.0%
Population per square mile, 20101.210.3
Land area in square miles, 2010923.45911.09

Source: United States Census Bureau

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