Walker County vs. San Jacinto County

Walker County (TX)San Jacinto County (TX)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)72,48028,719
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)6.8%8.9%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)67,86126,377
Population, Census, April 1, 201067,86126,384
Persons under 5 years, percent4.3%5.6%
Persons under 18 years, percent15.1%21.6%
Persons 65 years and over, percent13.2%21.9%
Female persons, percent41.8%50.4%
White alone, percent72.9%86.4%
Black or African American alone, percent23.4%9.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.8%1.0%
Asian alone, percent1.2%0.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.5%2.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent18.1%13.2%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent56.4%74.6%
Veterans, 2014-20184,9902,331
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20188.4%4.8%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)26,40814,238
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201851.2%82.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$149,100$109,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,410$1,139
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$444$402
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$882$730
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201326.0%2.6%
Building permits, 2018552376
Households, 2014-201821,6369,487
Persons per household, 2014-20182.472.92
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201880.3%87.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201816.8%10.7%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201889.8%86.3%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201877.0%73.7%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201885.1%83.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201820.6%10.9%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20185.0%15.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent19.3%23.1%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201841.7%48.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201847.6%42.2%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)92,1014,352
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)180,2037,366
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)759,65959,649
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$11,105$2,199
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201826.639.8
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$41,855$44,658
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$17,789$21,808
Persons in poverty, percent26.1%17.5%
Total employer establishments, 20171,015203
Total employment, 201712,3641,048
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)364,33932,714
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20172.3%-3.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20174,5781,995
All firms, 20124,4931,626
Men-owned firms, 20122,246946
Women-owned firms, 20121,519559
Minority-owned firms, 20121,278277
Nonminority-owned firms, 20122,9931,331
Veteran-owned firms, 2012322280
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20123,8681,279
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, 201086.546.3
Land area in square miles, 2010784.17569.24

Source: United States Census Bureau

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