Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX

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2022 Population
119,901
3.12% 1-year growth
US Senator
John Cornyn
Republican Party
US Senator
Ted Cruz
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
34.4
0.88% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
15.8%
5.19% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$64,466
8.46% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$173,200
13.1% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
50,854
7.97% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX had a population of 120k people with a median age of 34.4 and a median household income of $64,466. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX grew from 116,270 to 119,901, a 3.12% increase and its median household income grew from $59,436 to $64,466, a 8.46% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (29.2%), White (Hispanic) (25%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (14.7%), Two+ (Hispanic) (13.8%), and Other (Hispanic) (11.8%).

42.6% of the households in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

88.5% of the residents in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX are Lee College (226204) (3,677 degrees awarded in 2022).

In 2022, the median property value in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX was $173,200, and the homeownership rate was 59.6%.

Most people in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX is home to a population of 120k people, from which 88.5% are citizens. As of 2022, 19% of Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX residents were born outside of the country (22.8k people).

In 2022, there were 1.16 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (35k people) in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX than any other race or ethnicity. There were 30k White (Hispanic) and 17.6k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX are Spanish (44,221 households), French (Incl. Cajun) (555 households), and Vietnamese (399 households).

Residents by Gender and Age

RACE/ETHNICITY
59,482
Women
49.6%
60,349
Men
50.4%

The resident population of United States in 2022 was 119,831 inhabitants, with 50.4% men, and 49.6% women.

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Citizenship

88.5%
2022 Citizenship
88.7%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 88.5% of Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX was 88.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    35k ± 2.45k
  2. White (Hispanic)
    30k ± 3.21k
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    17.6k ± 1.89k
52.1%
Hispanic Population
62.5k people

In 2022, there were 1.16 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (35k people) in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX than any other race or ethnicity. There were 30k White (Hispanic) and 17.6k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

52.1% of the people in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX are hispanic (62.5k people).

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    16,890 ± 2,957 people
  2. Honduras
    1,133 ± 822 people
  3. El Salvador
    605 ± 602 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX was Mexico, the natal country of 16,890 Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX residents, followed by Honduras with 1,133 and El Salvador with 605.

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Foreign-Born Population

19%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
22.8k people
18.8%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
21.8k people

As of 2022, 19% of Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX residents (22.8k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX was 18.8%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    44,221 households (39.9%)
  2. French (Incl. Cajun)
    555 households (0.5%)
  3. Vietnamese
    399 households (0.36%)

42.6% of the households in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is higher than the national average of 21.7%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2022, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX was Spanish. 39.9% of the households in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (2001-)
    1,682 ± 482
  2. Vietnam
    1,547 ± 350
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    775 ± 303

Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (2001-), 1.09 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX employs 50.9k people. The largest industries in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX are Construction (6,980 people), Elementary & secondary schools (4,294 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (4,157 people), and the highest paying industries are Oil & gas extraction ($153,024), Offices of physicians ($127,027), and Resin, synthetic rubber, & fibers & filaments manufacturing ($124,516).

Males in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX have an average income that is 1.39 times higher than the average income of females, which is $48,050. The income inequality in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX (measured using the Gini index) is 0.406, which is lower than than the national average.

Workforce Diversity

Measure
RACE/ETHNICITY
19,344
Women
43%
25,622
Men
57%

The workforce of Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX in 2020 was 44,966 people, with 43% woman, and 57% men.

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Occupations

50.9k
2022 Value
7.97%
1 Year growth
± 7.97%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX grew at a rate of 7.97%, from 47.1k employees to 50.9k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX, are Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,809 people), Cashiers (1,473 people), and Electricians (1,154 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

50.9k
2022 Value
7.97%
1 Year growth
± 7.97%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX grew at a rate of 7.97%, from 47.1k employees to 50.9k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX, are Construction (6,980 people), Elementary & secondary schools (4,294 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (4,157 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX, though some of these residents may live in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$52,028
Median earning men ± $2,560
$31,198
Median earning women ± $2,538

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($86,652), Information ($77,409), and Wholesale Trade ($73,844).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Manufacturing ($51,479), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($51,034), and Wholesale Trade ($50,946).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
4.59%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 13.8M people employed in Texas. This represents a 4.59% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 9.63%.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Texas went to Donald J. Trump with 52.1% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (46.5%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.12%).

John Cornyn and Ted Cruz are the senators currently representing the state of Texas. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Texas is currently represented by 38 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Texas

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John Cornyn
Senator from Texas2
Assumed office on December 2, 2002
Phil Gramm resigned (effective November 30, 2002) a few weeks before the expiration of his term in hopes that his successor, fellow Republican John Cornyn, could gain seniority over other newly elected senators. However, Cornyn did not gain additional seniority due to a 1980 Rules Committee policy.
Ted Cruz
Senator from Texas1
Assumed office on January 3, 2013

John Cornyn and Ted Cruz are the senators currently representing Texas.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Texas

Texas is currently represented by 38 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Texas have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX awarded 3,677 degrees. The student population of Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX in 2022 is skewed towards men, with 3,916 male students and 3,891 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX are Hispanic or Latino (1,455 and 39.6%), followed by White (1,341 and 36.5%), Black or African American (704 and 19.2%), and Two or More Races (71 and 1.93%).

The largest universities in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX by number of degrees awarded are Lee College (226204) (3,677 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX are General Business Administration & Management (1,536 and 41.8%), Liberal Arts & Sciences (328 and 8.92%), and Chemical Technology (220 and 5.98%).

Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2022 there were 7,807 students enrolled in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX, 50.2% men and 49.8% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in Hispanic or Latino with 3,660 records, of which 51.8% were women and 48.2% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 328 degrees awarded
  2. 284 degrees awarded
  3. 102 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 328 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
3,677 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Lee College (226204) with 3,677 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

In 2022, 2,771 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX, which is 3.06 times more than the 906 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was Hispanic or Latino students. These 1,455 degrees mean that there were 1.09 times more degrees awarded to Hispanic or Latino students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, White, with 1,341 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Public, 2-year ($3,132) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($750) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($1,502) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

Measure

In 2022, 2.55% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.22% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population of Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (28.3k), Some college (20.2k), and Primary Education (18k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX was $173,200 in 2022, which is 0.614 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $153,200 to $173,200, a 13.1% increase. The homeownership rate in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX is 59.6%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX have an average commute time of 26.8 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX is $64,466. In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX was Fort Bend County (Northwest) PUMA, TX with a value of $159,431, followed by Denton County (South Central)--Flower Mound Town & Highland Village City PUMA, TX and Collin County (Northwest)--Celina City & Prosper Town PUMA, TX, with respective values of $157,973 and $153,785.

Property

$173,200
Median Property Value 2022
±$6,400
$25,703
Median Property Taxes
±$1,475

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Rent vs Own

59.6%
Homeownership
2022
65.4%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 59.6% of the housing units in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 60.2%.

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Income by Location

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In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX was Fort Bend County (Northwest) PUMA, TX with a value of $159,431, followed by Denton County (South Central)--Flower Mound Town & Highland Village City PUMA, TX and Collin County (Northwest)--Celina City & Prosper Town PUMA, TX, with respective values of $157,973 and $153,785.

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Household Income

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$64,466
Median Household Income
± $3,195
43.1k
Number of Households
± 2,138

In 2022, the median household income of the 43.1k households in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX grew to $64,466 from the previous year's value of $59,436.

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Wage Distribution

0.406
2022 Wage GINI in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX
0.403
2021 Wage GINI in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX

In 2022, the income inequality in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX was 0.406 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.728% growth from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (81.4%)
  2. Carpooled (11.2%)
  3. Worked At Home (4.18%)

In 2022, 81.4% of workers in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (11.2%) and those who worked at home (4.18%).

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Commute Time

26.8 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX have a longer commute time (26.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 2.58% of the workforce in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

15.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX (18.9k out of 119k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females < 5 and then Females 6 - 11.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX is Hispanic, followed by White and Black.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

74.9% of the population of Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX has health coverage, with 40.7% on employee plans, 17.5% on Medicaid, 8.1% on Medicare, 7.25% on non-group plans, and 1.24% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Texas see 1629 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.792% decrease from the previous year (1642 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1660 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 759 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,629 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Texas

Primary care physicians in Texas see an average of 1,629 patients per year. This represents a 0.792% decrease from the previous year (1,642 patients).

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 29.1% under 18 years, 22.2% between 18 and 34 years, 37.6% between 35 and 64 years, and 11.2% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.3% were men and 50.7% were women.

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Uninsured People

25.1%
Uninsured
40.7%
Employer Coverage
17.5%
Medicaid
8.1%
Medicare
7.25%
Non-Group
1.24%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Harris County (East)--Baytown City PUMA, TX grew by 1.18% from 24.8% to 25.1%.

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