Washington County vs. Fayette County

Washington County (TX)Fayette County (TX)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)35,10825,349
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)4.2%3.2%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)33,69524,556
Population, Census, April 1, 201033,71824,554
Persons under 5 years, percent5.8%5.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent21.7%20.2%
Persons 65 years and over, percent21.7%25.4%
Female persons, percent50.9%50.9%
White alone, percent78.8%90.4%
Black or African American alone, percent17.3%6.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.6%1.2%
Asian alone, percent1.9%0.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.4%1.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent16.4%21.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent63.8%70.7%
Veterans, 2014-20182,2281,720
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20187.7%6.6%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)16,34013,964
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201874.2%80.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$170,900$165,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,349$1,227
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$474$438
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$861$767
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201312.0%5.6%
Building permits, 201813916
Households, 2014-201812,3819,067
Persons per household, 2014-20182.622.71
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201888.5%94.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201815.2%19.1%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201879.1%74.6%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201867.6%59.7%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201885.8%84.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201825.0%18.1%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20189.8%10.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent19.7%20.6%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201856.2%55.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201852.1%50.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)54,91544,504
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)883,567314,028
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)569,231368,638
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$16,696$14,928
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201822.422.0
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$56,237$56,297
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$29,604$30,097
Persons in poverty, percent13.8%13.3%
Total employer establishments, 2017901768
Total employment, 201712,3477,134
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)439,263258,858
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017-2.0%-3.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20173,3602,647
All firms, 20123,6322,527
Men-owned firms, 20122,0571,216
Women-owned firms, 20121,019854
Minority-owned firms, 2012831257
Nonminority-owned firms, 20122,6242,138
Veteran-owned firms, 2012297255
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20123,1882,136
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, 20074.2%0.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200729.9%19.6%
Population per square mile, 201055.825.8
Land area in square miles, 2010603.95950.01

Source: United States Census Bureau

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