Van Zandt County vs. Smith County

Van Zandt County (TX)Smith County (TX)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)56,019230,221
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)6.6%9.8%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)52,560209,725
Population, Census, April 1, 201052,579209,714
Persons under 5 years, percent5.9%6.9%
Persons under 18 years, percent23.1%24.6%
Persons 65 years and over, percent20.2%16.5%
Female persons, percent51.2%51.7%
White alone, percent93.8%77.7%
Black or African American alone, percent2.9%17.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.9%0.8%
Asian alone, percent0.5%1.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.2%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.8%1.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent11.2%19.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent83.4%59.3%
Veterans, 2014-20183,87112,103
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20184.4%8.4%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)23,46491,101
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201877.2%65.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$121,900$153,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,217$1,330
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$450$484
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$834$901
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20134.5%17.1%
Building permits, 201831660
Households, 2014-201819,61577,195
Persons per household, 2014-20182.742.85
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201888.1%85.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20187.2%17.4%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201883.9%89.4%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201866.3%79.4%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201883.5%85.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201817.1%25.8%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201812.7%9.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent21.3%19.8%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201853.9%60.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201847.0%54.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)44,790427,106
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)72,1452,527,889
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)142,7995,066,111
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)430,7183,388,949
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$8,216$15,776
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201835.423.8
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$51,935$53,511
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$26,151$27,141
Persons in poverty, percent15.6%15.0%
Total employer establishments, 20178845,822
Total employment, 20178,30989,833
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)280,3453,743,049
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20173.5%-1.8%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20174,66119,365
All firms, 20123,87019,447
Men-owned firms, 20122,00810,654
Women-owned firms, 20121,2585,904
Minority-owned firms, 20122954,043
Nonminority-owned firms, 20123,47514,586
Veteran-owned firms, 20124531,801
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20123,15316,475
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%7.2%
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%6.9%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200724.8%22.2%
Population per square mile, 201062.4227.6
Land area in square miles, 2010842.56921.45

Source: United States Census Bureau

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