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Clay County, Texas; Taylor County, Texas

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Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018)

Clay County, Texas
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 10,456
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) NA
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 10,456
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) NA
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 10,754
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) NA
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) -2.8%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 10,752
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
4.6%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
22.7%
Female persons, percent
50.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
95.0%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
1.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Two or More Races, percent
2.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
6.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
89.4%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 817
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 2.7%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 5,262
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 84.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $90,200
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,172
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $444
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $709
Building permits, 2018 52
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 4,045
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.55
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 86.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 5.6%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 85.3%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 71.3%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 90.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 18.6%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 12.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
18.5%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 55.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 50.5%
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) 0
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 88,837
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $8,433
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 27.6
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $51,191
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $27,678
Persons in poverty, percent
10.9%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2017 142
Total employment, 2017 757
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000) 23,630
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017 8.9%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 932
All firms, 2012 768
Men-owned firms, 2012 568
Women-owned firms, 2012 149
Minority-owned firms, 2012 120
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 637
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 92
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 647
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 9.9
Land area in square miles, 2010 1,088.72
FIPS Code 48077
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Clay County, Texas
10,456
Taylor County, Texas
137,640
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140,000
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., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

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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