East Texas Regional Demographics

Population

  2010 Estimate 2015 Projection Percent Change
1990-2000
Percent Change
2010-2015
Total Population 456,640 479,465 15.50% 5.00%
Total Households 165,804 171,339 15.80% 3.30%
By Gender
Male 222,488 234,188 16.10% 5.30%
Female 234,152 245,247 15.00% 4.70%
By Race/Ethnicity
White 349,143 363,750 12.00% 4.20%
Black 66,628 68,516 6.90% 2.80%
American Indian/Eskimo 1,361 1,194 51.60% -12.30%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3,916 4,896 91% 25.00%
Other 25,942 29,983 98.80% 15.60%
Multi-Race 5,873 9,650 15.00%
Hispanic Ethnicity 60,817 73,694 128.20% 21.20%
By Age
0 to 4 34,723 37,780 10.90% 9%
5 to 14 62,741 67,909 13.10% 8.20%
15 to 19 30,542 30,994 20.90% 1.50%
20 to 24 29,822 31,067 11.10% 4.20%
25 to 34 63,282 63,294 -6.30% 0.00%
35 to 44 54,909 58,820 21.10% 7.10%
45 to 54 58,605 56,133 45.20% -4.20%
55 to 64 50,612 56,326 8.70% 11.90%
65 to 74 36,137 40,626 8.70% 11.90%
75 to 84 24,190 25,972 18.10% 7.40%
85+ 10,911 10,531 46.70% -3.50%
Median Age
Total Population 36.3 36.4    

Income

  2008 Estimate 2013 Projection Percent Change
1990-2008
Percent Change
2008-2013
Households By Income
$0 - $14,999 23,367 21,164 -27.70% -9.40%
$15,000 - $24,999 22,307 22,033 -13.70% -1.00%
$25,000 - $34,999 20,782 20,039 7.70% -3.60%
$35,000 - $49,999 26,666 26,925 22.40% 1.00%
$50,000 - $74,999 30,955 32,428 226.50% 4.80%
$75,000 - $99,999 17,994 20,446 219.30% 13.60%
$100,000 - $149,999 16,340 18,289 292.60% 19.20%
$150,000+ 8,393 9,965 228.70% 18.70%
Income Statistics
Average Hhld Income $60,618 $65,089 52.00% 7.40%
Median Hhld Income $43,801 $47,228 46.50% 7.80%
Per Capita Income $23,076 $24,298 51.50% 5.30%

Employment Report

2009 Occupation & Employmeny Statistics
Not in Labor Force 133,729 139,696 17.20% 4.50%
In Labor Force 219,284 227,756 15.60% 3.90%
Employed 204,782 212,571 16.50% 3.80%
Unemployed 14,307 14,973 5.10% 4.70%
Major Industry Employment Sectors as of December 2008
Construction 5.00%
Educational Services 8.10%
Finance and Insurance 2.50%
Health care and social assistance 13.50%
Manufacturing 10.20%
Retail trade 11.10%
Transportation and warehousing 0.90%
Wholesale trade 3.20%
% in Blue Collar Occupations 45.10%
% in White Collar Occupations 54.90%