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Archer County, Texas

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Archer County, Texas
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 8,560
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 9,054
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
Persons under 18 years, percent
Persons 65 years and over, percent
Female persons, percent
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
Asian alone, percent(a)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Two or More Races, percent
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 524
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 3.0%
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) 3,922
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 83.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $152,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $1,399
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $532
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $659
Building permits, 2021 44
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 3,513
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.47
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 90.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 5.2%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 88.7%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 77.8%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 90.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 22.3%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 10.0%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 63.3%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 56.6%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 25,491
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $2,918
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 18.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $63,958
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $34,557
Persons in poverty, percent
Total employer establishments, 2020 211
Total employment, 2020 1,100
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 41,901
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 -5.8%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 943
All firms, 2012 986
Men-owned firms, 2012 528
Women-owned firms, 2012 265
Minority-owned firms, 2012 151
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 817
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 103
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 781
Population per square mile, 2010 10.0
Land area in square miles, 2010 903.11
FIPS Code 48009
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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