Walker County vs. Madison County

Walker County (TX)Madison County (TX)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)72,48014,422
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)6.8%5.5%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)67,86113,667
Population, Census, April 1, 201067,86113,664
Persons under 5 years, percent4.3%5.4%
Persons under 18 years, percent15.1%21.2%
Persons 65 years and over, percent13.2%15.6%
Female persons, percent41.8%42.6%
White alone, percent72.9%76.1%
Black or African American alone, percent23.4%20.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.8%1.2%
Asian alone, percent1.2%0.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.5%1.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent18.1%23.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent56.4%55.0%
Veterans, 2014-20184,990904
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20188.4%9.5%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)26,4085,301
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201851.2%73.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$149,100$112,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,410$1,204
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$444$390
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$882$727
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201326.0%4.3%
Building permits, 201855211
Households, 2014-201821,6364,201
Persons per household, 2014-20182.472.49
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201880.3%85.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201816.8%19.0%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201889.8%80.3%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201877.0%66.9%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201885.1%80.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201820.6%13.6%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20185.0%10.3%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent19.3%21.8%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201841.7%39.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201847.6%56.2%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)92,10123,026
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)180,20324,783
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)352,7356,804
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)759,659244,752
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$11,105$17,895
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201826.622.9
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$41,855$49,428
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$17,789$17,856
Persons in poverty, percent26.1%17.9%
Total employer establishments, 20171,015261
Total employment, 201712,3642,766
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)364,339103,599
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20172.3%-5.3%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20174,5781,024
All firms, 20124,4931,025
Men-owned firms, 20122,246625
Women-owned firms, 20121,519287
Minority-owned firms, 20121,278234
Nonminority-owned firms, 20122,993764
Veteran-owned firms, 2012322126
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20123,868834
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, 20077.5%0.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200729.0%0.0%
Population per square mile, 201086.529.3
Land area in square miles, 2010784.17466.07

Source: United States Census Bureau

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