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Hidalgo County, Texas; Wisconsin

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Hidalgo County, Texas
Wisconsin
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 868,707 5,822,434
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 868,707 5,822,434
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 774,764 5,687,285
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 12.1% 2.4%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 774,769 5,686,986
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
8.6%
5.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent
32.1%
21.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
11.3%
17.5%
Female persons, percent
51.0%
50.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
97.0%
87.0%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.9%
6.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.5%
1.2%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.0%
3.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
0.5%
2.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
92.5%
7.1%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
5.9%
80.9%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 18,220 331,340
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 26.8% 5.0%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 285,975 2,725,296
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 68.0% 67.0%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $87,100 $180,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,149 $1,430
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $379 $553
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $734 $856
Building permits, 2019 5,370 17,480
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 238,345 2,358,156
Persons per household, 2015-2019 3.55 2.39
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 90.6% 86.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 83.4% 8.7%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 86.1% 89.4%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 68.4% 82.5%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 65.7% 92.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 18.7% 30.1%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 8.7% 8.0%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
32.1%
6.8%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 58.3% 66.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 51.0% 62.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 985,948 10,303,256
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 3,479,014 40,680,625
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,675,380 177,728,926
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 77,066,883
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 9,296,823 78,201,822
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $11,527 $13,656
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 22.5 22.2
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $40,014 $61,747
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $17,175 $33,375
Persons in poverty, percent
26.9%
10.4%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 12,361 141,666
Total employment, 2018 203,903 2,602,148
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 5,859,143 127,405,654
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 2.5% 1.6%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 76,358 355,166
All firms, 2012 82,291 432,980
Men-owned firms, 2012 39,998 236,252
Women-owned firms, 2012 36,097 133,859
Minority-owned firms, 2012 72,857 40,507
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 7,619 379,934
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 5,026 39,830
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 75,189 370,755
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 493.2 105.0
Land area in square miles, 2010 1,570.87 54,157.80
FIPS Code 48215 55
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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