Van Zandt County vs. Rains County

Van Zandt County (TX)Rains County (TX)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)56,01912,159
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)6.6%11.4%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)52,56010,916
Population, Census, April 1, 201052,57910,914
Persons under 5 years, percent5.9%4.8%
Persons under 18 years, percent23.1%20.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent20.2%24.5%
Female persons, percent51.2%50.3%
White alone, percent93.8%93.6%
Black or African American alone, percent2.9%2.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.9%1.1%
Asian alone, percent0.5%1.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.2%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.8%1.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent11.2%9.2%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent83.4%85.0%
Veterans, 2014-20183,8711,161
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20184.4%3.4%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)23,4645,411
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201877.2%78.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$121,900$121,100
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,217$1,267
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$450$431
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$834$719
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20134.5%4.7%
Building permits, 2018317
Households, 2014-201819,6154,331
Persons per household, 2014-20182.742.63
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201888.1%91.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20187.2%6.8%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201883.9%84.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201866.3%71.9%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201883.5%84.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201817.1%11.7%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201812.7%11.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent21.3%22.6%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201853.9%52.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201847.0%45.6%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)44,7907,103
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)72,1457,776
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)430,718149,013
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$8,216$13,617
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201835.434.4
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$51,935$49,872
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$26,151$26,165
Persons in poverty, percent15.6%14.5%
Total employer establishments, 2017884172
Total employment, 20178,3091,347
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)280,34539,453
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20173.5%1.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20174,661948
All firms, 20123,870737
Men-owned firms, 20122,008384
Women-owned firms, 20121,258252
Minority-owned firms, 201229566
Nonminority-owned firms, 20123,475655
Veteran-owned firms, 2012453103
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20123,153589
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, 200724.8%0.0%
Population per square mile, 201062.447.6
Land area in square miles, 2010842.56229.45

Source: United States Census Bureau

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