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Texas Selected Economic Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey employment of persons 16 years of age and older
    19,858,082
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    12,889,163
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    64.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    12,791,590
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    64.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    11,809,010
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    59.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    982,580
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    4.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    97,573
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    6,968,919
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    35.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in civilian labor force
    12,791,590
  • Percentage of unemployed persons in civilian labor force
    7.7%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older (labor)
    10,091,121
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in labor force
    5,859,773
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in labor force
    58.1%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    5,844,711
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    57.9%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    5,384,475
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    53.4%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6
    2,254,839
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    1,341,389
  • Percentage in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    59.5%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children of 6 to 17 years
    4,398,622
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    2,961,160
  • Percentage in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    67.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work
    11,685,902
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    9,351,857
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    80.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    1,280,501
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    11.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    182,962
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    188,810
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    207,478
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    474,294
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    4.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older mean travel time to work in minutes
    25.20
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older by occupation
    11,809,010
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    4,119,155
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    34.9%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    2,098,129
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    17.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    2,904,186
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    24.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    1,291,458
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    10.9%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    1,396,082
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    11.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older (Industries)
    11,809,010
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    386,778
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    3.3%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    921,062
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    7.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    1,095,393
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    9.3%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    352,721
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    1,365,482
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    11.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    639,379
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    212,915
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    779,765
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    6.6%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    1,288,141
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    10.9%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    2,569,387
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    21.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    1,038,023
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    8.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    636,462
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    523,502
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    4.4%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older (by class of worker)
    11,809,010
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    9,307,807
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    78.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    1,687,779
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    14.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    795,291
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    6.7%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    18,133
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation - dollars)
    9,013,582
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    657,362
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    7.3%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    474,437
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    5.3%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    974,987
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    10.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    949,362
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    10.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    1,236,209
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    13.7%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    1,602,282
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    17.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    1,059,592
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    11.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    1,161,024
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    12.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    447,681
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    5.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    450,646
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    5.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median household income (dollars)
    52,576
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean household income (dollars)
    73,913
  • American Community Survey with earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    7,440,024
  • Percentage earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    82.5%
  • American Community Survey earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean earnings (dollars)
    74,533
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    2,214,171
  • Percentage with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    24.6%
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean Social Security income (dollars)
    16,789
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    1,262,427
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    14.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income, mean retirement income (dollars)
    23,660
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    438,474
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    4.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income, mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
    8,874
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    160,255
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income, mean cash public assistance income (dollars)
    3,343
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    1,218,803
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    13.5%
  • American Community Survey families, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    6,277,955
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    318,214
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    5.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    227,687
  • Percentage of families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    3.6%
  • American Community Survey families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    564,111
  • Percentage of families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    9.0%
  • American Community Survey families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    610,410
  • Percentage of families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    9.7%
  • American Community Survey families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    827,232
  • Percentage of families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    13.2%
  • American Community Survey families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    1,142,299
  • Percentage of families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    18.2%
  • American Community Survey families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    832,835
  • Percentage of families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    13.3%
  • American Community Survey families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    972,266
  • Percentage families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    15.5%
  • American Community Survey families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    387,833
  • Percentage of families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    6.2%
  • American Community Survey families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    395,068
  • Percentage of families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    6.3%
  • American Community Survey median family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    61,958
  • American Community Survey mean family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    83,936
  • American Community Survey per capita income , income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    26,513
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    2,735,627
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median non family income (dollars)
    33,011
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean non family income (dollars)
    47,642
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for workers (dollars)
    29,817
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers men (dollars)
    45,995
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers women (dollars)
    36,529
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons (Health Insurance)
    25,613,334
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    20,002,426
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    78.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    14,964,342
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    58.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    7,141,799
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    27.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    5,610,908
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    21.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years (Health Insurance)
    6,979,160
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    881,181
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    12.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons 18 to 64 years of age
    15,868,712
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    12,114,207
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    11,201,921
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    8,278,799
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    73.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    7,919,554
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    70.7%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    566,416
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    5.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    2,923,122
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    26.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    912,286
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    395,376
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    43.3%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    277,727
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    30.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    135,101
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    14.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    516,910
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    56.7%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age (Health Insurance)
    3,754,505
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    2,520,326
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    67.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    1,694,579
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    45.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    1,018,250
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health public insurance coverage
    27.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    1,234,179
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    32.9%
  • Percentage of all families with income below poverty level in the past year
    13.7%
  • Percentage of all families with related children with income below poverty level in the past year
    20.4%
  • Percentage of all families with related children under 18 years (under five years only) with income below poverty level in the past year
    19.5%
  • Percentage of married couple families with income below poverty level in the past year
    7.8%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age, with income below poverty level in the past year
    11.4%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    9.1%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with income below poverty level in the past year
    33.3%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years, with income below poverty level in the past year
    42.0%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    46.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (All persons)
    17.7%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age)
    25.3%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children
    25.1%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children under 5 years of age)
    28.1%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children 5 to 17 years)
    23.9%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 years of age and older)
    14.8%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 to 64 years of age and older)
    15.5%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older)
    11.2%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, people in families)
    16.0%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, not related individuals 15 years of age and above)
    26.8%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.