Dawson ( Texas )

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the County of Dawson compared with those of the Texas state and those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

County of Dawson (Texas) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 14,174

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 14,985

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -811 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -5.4%

County of Dawson (Texas) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 902.06

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 16.60

County of Dawson (Texas) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 918

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Dawson 6.5%

Texas 8.2%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 3,432

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Dawson 24.2%

Texas 27.6%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 1,931

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Dawson 13.6%

Texas 9.9%

USA 12.4%

County of Dawson (Texas) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 44.1%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Dawson 44.1%

Texas 50.2%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 55.9%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Dawson 55.9%

Texas 49.8%

USA 49.3%

County of Dawson (Texas) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 2,718

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 14 minutes.

County of Dawson (Texas) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 12,670

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Dawson 89.4%

Texas 82.7%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 1,301

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Dawson 9.2%

Texas 11.9%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 59

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Dawson 0.4%

Texas 0.7%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 67

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Dawson 0.5%

Texas 3.4%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 0

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Dawson 0.0%

Texas 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 77

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Dawson 0.5%

Texas 1.2%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 7,133

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Dawson 50.3%

Texas 35.7%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 5,641

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 39.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Dawson 39.8%

Texas 48.3%

USA 66.4%

County of Dawson (Texas) More population data

Births 2004 = 186

Deaths 2004 = 152

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 0

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 58.1%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Dawson 58.1%

Texas 49.6%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 4.2%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Dawson 4.2%

Texas 13.9%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 44.3%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Dawson 44.3%

Texas 31.2%

USA 17.9%

County of Dawson (Texas) Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 302

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 21,193

County of Dawson (Texas) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 5,532

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 32

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 0.6%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Dawson 0.6%

Texas 13.1%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 73.5%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Dawson 73.5%

Texas 63.8%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 39,300

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 7%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Dawson 7%

Texas 24%

USA 26%

County of Dawson (Texas) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 4,726

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.69

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 15,011

Median household income 2004 = $ 27,963

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 22.6%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Dawson 22.6%

Texas 16.2%

USA 12.7%

County of Dawson (Texas) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 65.2%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Dawson 65.2%

Texas 75.7%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 10.5%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000

Dawson 10.5%

Texas 23.2%

USA 24.4%

County of Dawson (Texas) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 5,091

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 347

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 6.8%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Dawson 6.8%

Texas 4.9%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 7,247

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = -83

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 1,556

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 199,140

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 27,479

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 304

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 2,316

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = -9.1%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Dawson -9.1%

Texas 3.5%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 720

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 8,631

Total number of firms 2002 = 966

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 0

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 49,269

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 87,424

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 6,016

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 0

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 0

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 572,422

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 129,243

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 8,986

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