Port Lavaca, Texas Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Port Lavaca Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 12,300 191st 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 10.2 195th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,206.6 244th 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Port Lavaca Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 7.9% 199th 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 28.8% 167th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 12.9% 141st 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Port Lavaca Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 74.1% 273rd 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 14.7% 254th 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Port Lavaca Rank Texas US
Race - White 76.6% 195th 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 3.8% 246th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 257th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 6.1% 40th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 343rd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.1% 264th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 56.6% 76th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 32.8% 291st 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Port Lavaca Rank Texas US
Female residents 50.1% 315th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 11.9% 165th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Port Lavaca Rank Texas US
Housing units 4,860 203rd 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 19.6% 149th 24.0% 25.9%
Households 4,300 204th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 63.6% 229th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $75,900 302nd $126,400 $186,200
People per household 2.8 203rd 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Port Lavaca Rank Texas US
Income per capita $20,595 222nd $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $43,885 206th $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 19.4% 159th 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Port Lavaca Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,092 224th 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $301,521 139th $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $26,438 45th $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $17,021 186th $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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