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Houston County, TX&

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Population
22,802
0.64% decline
Median Age
44.5
Median Household Income
$32,434
0.81% decline
Poverty Rate
24.4%
Number of Employees
8,031
4.38% growth
Median Property Value
$77,400
1.18% growth

Economy

The economy of Houston County, TX employs 8,031 people. The economy of Houston County, TX is specialized in Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction; Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting; and Public Admin., which employ respectively 7.1; 3.64; and 1.9 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Houston County, TX are Healthcare & Social Assistance (1,243), Retail trade (1,020), and Educational Services (809), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($64,676), Utilities ($49,167), and Admin., Support, Waste Management Services ($37,321).

Median household income in Houston County, TX is $32,434. Males in Houston County, TX have an average income that is 1.19 times higher than the average income of females, which is $40,997. The income inequality of Houston County, TX (measured using the Gini index) is 0.486 which is higher 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 Houston County, TX. In Houston County, TX the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 55-64, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 26 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $9,619. Newton County, TX has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Texas.

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Diversity

Houston County, TX is home to a population of 22,802 people, from which 97.7% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Houston County, TX is composed of 14,151 White residents (62.1%), 5,697 Black residents (25%), 2,408 Hispanic residents (10.6%), 385 Two+ residents (1.69%), and 102 Asian residents (0.45%). The most common foreign languages in Houston County, TX are Spanish (1,492 speakers), French (45 speakers), and French Creole (39 speakers), but compared to other places, Houston County, TX has a relative high number of Thai (15 speakers), French Creole (39 speakers), and Spanish (1,492 speakers).

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Education

In 2015 universities in Deep East Texas COG (West) & Walker County PUMA, TX awarded 4,565 degrees. The student population of Deep East Texas COG (West) & Walker County PUMA, TX is skewed towards females, with 1,793 male students and 2,772 female students. Most students in Deep East Texas COG (West) & Walker County PUMA, TX are White (2,796 and 61.2%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (741 and 16.2%), Black or African American (629 and 13.8%), and Unknown (106 and 2.32%). The largest universities in Deep East Texas COG (West) & Walker County PUMA, TX by number of graduates are Sam Houston State University (4,549 and 99%), Sebring Career Schools-Huntsville (16 and 0.35%), and N/A (N/A and N/A). The most popular majors in Deep East Texas COG (West) & Walker County PUMA, TX are Criminal Justice - Safety Studies (665 and 14.6%), Other Multidisciplinary Studies (368 and 8.06%), and General Business (289 and 6.33%). The median tuition costs in Deep East Texas COG (West) & Walker County PUMA, TX are N/A for private four year colleges, and $5,172 and $14,964 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 Houston County, TX is $77,400, which is 0.38 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $76,500 to $77,400, a 1.18% increase. The homeownership rate of Houston County, TX is 70.4%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Houston County, TX have an average commute time of 24.5 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Houston County, TX is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

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