Matagorda ( Texas )

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

County of Matagorda (Texas) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 37,824

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 37,957

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -133 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -0.4%

County of Matagorda (Texas) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 1,114.46

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 34.10

County of Matagorda (Texas) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 2,814

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

Matagorda 7.4%

Texas 8.2%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 10,515

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

Matagorda 27.8%

Texas 27.6%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 4,992

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

Matagorda 13.2%

Texas 9.9%

USA 12.4%

County of Matagorda (Texas) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 50.1%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Matagorda 50.1%

Texas 50.2%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 49.9%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Matagorda 49.9%

Texas 49.8%

USA 49.3%

County of Matagorda (Texas) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 7,063

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 23 minutes.

County of Matagorda (Texas) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 31,515

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Matagorda 83.3%

Texas 82.7%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 4,673

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Matagorda 12.4%

Texas 11.9%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 318

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

Matagorda 0.8%

Texas 0.7%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 896

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Matagorda 2.4%

Texas 3.4%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 31

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

Matagorda 0.1%

Texas 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 391

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

Matagorda 1.0%

Texas 1.2%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 13,313

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

Matagorda 35.2%

Texas 35.7%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 18,674

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 49.4%

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

Matagorda 49.4%

Texas 48.3%

USA 66.4%

County of Matagorda (Texas) More population data

Births 2004 = 587

Deaths 2004 = 317

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 3

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 58.8%

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

Matagorda 58.8%

Texas 49.6%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 9.9%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Matagorda 9.9%

Texas 13.9%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 26.6%

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

Matagorda 26.6%

Texas 31.2%

USA 17.9%

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

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 859

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 22,599

County of Matagorda (Texas) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 19,313

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 702

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 3.8%

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

Matagorda 3.8%

Texas 13.1%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 66.8%

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

Matagorda 66.8%

Texas 63.8%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 61,500

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 15%

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

Matagorda 15%

Texas 24%

USA 26%

County of Matagorda (Texas) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 13,901

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.70

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 15,709

Median household income 2004 = $ 32,573

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 18.3%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Matagorda 18.3%

Texas 16.2%

USA 12.7%

County of Matagorda (Texas) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 70.3%

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

Matagorda 70.3%

Texas 75.7%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 12.5%

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

Matagorda 12.5%

Texas 23.2%

USA 24.4%

County of Matagorda (Texas) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 16,079

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 1,160

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 7.2%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Matagorda 7.2%

Texas 4.9%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 16,323

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = -448

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 2,698

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 556,459

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 34,090

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 769

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 7,311

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = -7.3%

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

Matagorda -7.3%

Texas 3.5%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 2,454

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 30,934

Total number of firms 2002 = 2,932

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 = 22.3%

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

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 0

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 266,048

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 6,994

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 107

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 17,113

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 619,142

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 216,919

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 5,695

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