Sterling County vs. Tom Green County

Sterling County (TX)Tom Green County (TX)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)1,311118,189
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)14.7%7.2%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)1,143110,228
Population, Census, April 1, 20101,143110,224
Persons under 5 years, percent8.3%6.8%
Persons under 18 years, percent28.5%23.9%
Persons 65 years and over, percent14.4%15.5%
Female persons, percent49.0%50.3%
White alone, percent93.5%90.7%
Black or African American alone, percent2.1%4.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent2.1%1.1%
Asian alone, percent0.5%1.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.2%
Two or More Races, percent1.7%2.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent40.7%40.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent54.8%52.7%
Veterans, 2014-2018409,796
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20186.0%6.6%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)62348,620
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201886.1%62.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$64,700$130,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$883$1,278
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$373$449
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$918$860
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20131.8%18.8%
Households, 2014-201846243,131
Persons per household, 2014-20182.392.58
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201892.3%82.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201827.9%25.9%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201885.9%85.6%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201875.8%74.6%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201885.9%85.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201815.9%24.2%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201812.6%9.6%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent22.3%17.9%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201866.8%60.8%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201858.4%56.2%
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201815.917.6
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$59,286$51,675
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$28,997$28,444
Persons in poverty, percent12.6%15.5%
Total employer establishments, 2017512,771
Total employment, 201730639,840
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)14,7821,555,943
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017-8.1%0.1%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20171608,694
All firms, 20121379,893
Men-owned firms, 2012695,538
Minority-owned firms, 2012272,238
Nonminority-owned firms, 20121037,243
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20121238,187
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%1.2%
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%24.3%
Population per square mile, 20101.272.4
Land area in square miles, 2010923.451,521.97

Source: United States Census Bureau

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