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Van Zandt County, Texas

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Van Zandt County, Texas
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 56,590
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 56,590
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 52,552
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 7.7%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 59,541
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 52,579
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.9%
Persons under 18 years, percent
23.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
20.3%
Female persons, percent
51.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
93.6%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
2.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
1.0%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
1.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
11.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
82.9%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 3,725
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 4.6%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 23,633
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 78.0%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $132,300
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,268
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $469
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $836
Building permits, 2020 46
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 20,156
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.70
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 87.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 7.7%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 86.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 71.4%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 84.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 15.8%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 12.1%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
23.9%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 53.2%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 45.1%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 44,790
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 72,145
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 142,799
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 430,718
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $8,216
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 35.8
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $54,654
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $27,900
Persons in poverty, percent
13.6%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2019 925
Total employment, 2019 8,982
Total annual payroll, 2019 ($1,000) 327,937
Total employment, percent change, 2018-2019 3.9%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 4,686
All firms, 2012 3,870
Men-owned firms, 2012 2,008
Women-owned firms, 2012 1,258
Minority-owned firms, 2012 295
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 3,475
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 453
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 3,153
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 62.4
Land area in square miles, 2010 842.56
FIPS Code 48467
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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