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Webb County, Texas

   People QuickFactsWebb CountyTexas
Population, 2005 estimate 224,69522,859,968
Population, percent change, April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005 16.4%9.6%
Population, 2000 193,11720,851,820
Persons under 5 years old, percent, 2005 13.0%8.2%
Persons under 18 years old, percent, 2005 37.1%27.7%
Persons 65 years old and over, percent, 2005 7.7%9.9%
Female persons, percent, 2005 51.7%50.2%
 
White persons, percent, 2005 (a)98.0%83.2%
Black persons, percent, 2005 (a)0.6%11.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2005 (a)0.6%0.7%
Asian persons, percent, 2005 (a)0.5%3.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, percent, 2005 (a)0.1%0.1%
Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2005 0.2%1.1%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2005 (b)94.9%35.1%
White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2005 4.3%49.2%
 
Living in same house in 1995 and 2000, pct 5 yrs old & over 58.8%49.6%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2000 29.0%13.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2000 91.9%31.2%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2000 53.0%75.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2000 13.9%23.2%
Persons with a disability, age 5+, 2000 34,5483,605,542
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 21.725.4
 
Housing units, 2005 64,9019,026,011
Homeownership rate, 2000 65.7%63.8%
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2000 16.8%24.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2000 $74,600$82,500
 
Households, 2000 50,7407,393,354
Persons per household, 2000 3.752.74
Median household income, 2003 $28,838$39,967
Per capita money income, 1999 $10,759$19,617
Persons below poverty, percent, 2003 27.1%16.2%
   Business QuickFactsWebb CountyTexas
Private nonfarm establishments, 2004 4,495491,0922
Private nonfarm employment, 2004 61,9758,118,4832
Private nonfarm employment, percent change 2000-2004 16.5%1.1%2
Nonemployer establishments, 2004 14,8521,581,7341
 
Total number of firms, 2002 16,2521,734,509
Black-owned firms, percent, 2002 NA5.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native owned firms, percent, 2002 NA0.9%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 2002 1.8%4.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander owned firms, percent, 2002 NA0.1%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2002 68.7%18.4%
Women-owned firms, percent, 2002 25.8%27.0%
 
Manufacturers shipments, 2002 ($1000) 328,216310,815,965
Wholesale trade sales, 2002 ($1000) 1,216,659397,405,111
Retail sales, 2002 ($1000) 2,035,217228,694,755
Retail sales per capita, 2002 $9,845$10,528
Accommodation and foodservices sales, 2002 ($1000) 240,59829,914,774
Building permits, 2005 2,176210,611
Federal spending, 2004 ($1000) 961,064141,858,4802
   Geography QuickFactsWebb CountyTexas
Land area, 2000 (square miles) 3,356261,797
Persons per square mile, 2000 57.579.6
FIPS Code 47948
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area Laredo, TX Metro Area 

1: The 2004 Nonemployer totals may be low due to late tax reporting in hurricane-impacted counties/regions in Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas.
2: Includes data not distributed by county.

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(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.
(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.

FN: Footnote on this item for this area in place of data
NA: Not available
D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information
X: Not applicable
S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards
Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown
F: Fewer than 100 firms


Source U.S. Census Bureau: State and County QuickFacts. Data derived from Population Estimates, Census of Population and Housing, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits, Consolidated Federal Funds Report
Last Revised: Friday, 12-Jan-2007 16:06:35 EST

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