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Austin County, TX&

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Population
29,107
0.77% growth
Median Age
40.8
Median Household Income
$56,681
5.58% growth
Poverty Rate
14.5%
Number of Employees
13,410
0.54% decline
Median Property Value
$164,300
4.65% growth

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Economy

The economy of Austin County, TX employs 13,410 people. The economy of Austin County, TX is specialized in Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction; Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting; and Utilities, which employ respectively 4.41; 2.58; and 1.81 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Austin County, TX are Manufacturing (1,813), Retail trade (1,797), and Healthcare & Social Assistance (1,407), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($71,250), Real Estate, Rental & Leasing ($44,453), and Finance & Insurance ($44,219).

Median household income in Austin County, TX is $56,681. Males in Austin County, TX have an average income that is 1.41 times higher than the average income of females, which is $38,878. The income inequality of Austin County, TX (measured using the Gini index) is 0.435 which is lower than the national average.

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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Austin County, TX. In Austin County, TX the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 24 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $8,625. Newton County, TX has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Texas.

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Diversity

Austin County, TX is home to a population of 29,107 people, from which 92.6% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Austin County, TX is composed of 18,573 White residents (63.8%), 7,423 Hispanic residents (25.5%), 2,468 Black residents (8.48%), 594 Two+ residents (2.04%), and 26 Other residents (0.09%). The most common foreign languages in Austin County, TX are Spanish (5,014 speakers), Other Slavic (136 speakers), and German (112 speakers), but compared to other places, Austin County, TX has a relative high number of Other Slavic (136 speakers), Spanish (5,014 speakers), and German (112 speakers).

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Education

In 2015 universities in Houston-Galveston Area Council (West) PUMA, TX awarded 2,344 degrees. The student population of Houston-Galveston Area Council (West) PUMA, TX is skewed towards females, with 929 male students and 1,415 female students. Most students in Houston-Galveston Area Council (West) PUMA, TX are Black or African American (1,317 and 56.2%), followed by White (435 and 18.6%), Hispanic or Latino (366 and 15.6%), and Asian (111 and 4.74%). The largest universities in Houston-Galveston Area Council (West) PUMA, TX by number of graduates are Prairie View A & M University (1,603 and 68.4%), Wharton County Junior College (741 and 31.6%), and N/A (N/A and N/A). The most popular majors in Houston-Galveston Area Council (West) PUMA, TX are Registered Nursing (155 and 6.61%), Criminal Justice - Safety Studies (95 and 4.05%), and General Health & Physical Education (63 and 2.69%). The median tuition costs in Houston-Galveston Area Council (West) PUMA, TX are N/A for private four year colleges, and $6,216 and $19,535 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Austin County, TX is $164,300, which is 0.8 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $157,000 to $164,300, a 4.65% increase. The homeownership rate of Austin County, TX is 73.6%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Austin County, TX have an average commute time of 28.4 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Austin County, TX is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

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