U.S. Beacon March 25, 2019

Port Lavaca, TX

Calhoun County, Texas

Latitude: 28.615635     Longitude: -96.629741
Population 11,696 (2005)



General Economic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:4858916, place: Port Lavaca city, Texas)

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over: 8,713 (100%)
In labor force: 5,127 (58.84%)
--Civilian labor force: 5,113 (58.68%)
----Employed: 4,696 (53.9%)
----Unemployed: 417 (4.79%)
------Percent of civilian labor force: 8.2%
--Armed Forces: 14 (0.16%)
Not in labor force: 3,586 (41.16%)
Females 16 years and over: 4,515 (51.82%)
In labor force: 2,149 (24.66%)
--Civilian labor force: 2,149 (24.66%)
----Employed: 1,950 (22.38%)
Own children under 6 years: 1,140 (13.08%)
All parents in family in labor force: 631 (7.24%)

COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over: 4,635 (100%)
Car, truck, or van - - drove alone: 3,533 (76.22%)
Car, truck, or van - - carpooled: 844 (18.21%)
Public transportation (including taxicab): 17 (0.37%)
Walked: 109 (2.35%)
Other means: 78 (1.68%)
Worked at home: 54 (1.17%)
Mean travel time to work: 17.1 minutes

OCCUPATION
Employed civilian population 16 years and over: 4,696 (100%)
Management, professional, and related occupations: 1,236 (26.32%)
Service occupations: 748 (15.93%)
Sales and office occupations: 806 (17.16%)
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations.: 89 (1.9%)
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations: 786 (16.74%)
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations: 1,031 (21.95%)

INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining: 156 (3.32%)
Construction: 726 (15.46%)
Manufacturing: 1,194 (25.43%)
Wholesale trade.: 94 (2%)
Retail trade: 381 (8.11%)
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities: 149 (3.17%)
Information: 45 (0.96%)
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing: 122 (2.6%)
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services: 193 (4.11%)
Educational, health and social services: 869 (18.51%)
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services: 421 (8.97%)
Other services (except public administration): 144 (3.07%)
Public administration: 202 (4.3%)

CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers: 3,622 (77.13%)
Government workers: 753 (16.03%)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business: 314 (6.69%)
Unpaid family workers: 7 (0.15%)

INCOME IN 1999
Households: 4,146 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 546 (13.17%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 366 (8.83%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 726 (17.51%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 496 (11.96%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 647 (15.61%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 706 (17.03%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 396 (9.55%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 192 (4.63%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 49 (1.18%)
$200,000 or more: 22 (0.53%)
Median household income: $33,626

With earnings: 3,262 (78.68%)
--Mean earnings: $45,046
With Social Security income: 1,139 (27.47%)
--Mean Social Security income: $10,013
With Supplemental Security Income: 237 (5.72%)
--Mean Supplemental Security Income: $5,331
With public assistance income: 171 (4.12%)
--Mean public assistance income: $1,951
With retirement income: 688 (16.59%)
--Mean retirement income: $20,122

Families: 3,131 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 341 (10.89%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 210 (6.71%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 503 (16.07%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 357 (11.4%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 547 (17.47%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 560 (17.89%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 375 (11.98%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 173 (5.53%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 49 (1.56%)
$200,000 or more: 16 (0.51%)
Median family income: $38,250

Per capita income: $15,431

Median earnings (dollars)
Male full-time, year-round workers: $35,526
Female full-time, year-round workers: $18,427

POVERTY STATUS IN 1999
Families: 525 (16.77%)
--With related children under 18 years: 375 (11.98%)
----With related children under 5 years: 225 (7.19%)
Families with female householder, no husband present: 229 (7.31%)
--With related children under 18 years: 163 (5.21%)
----With related children under 5 years: 104 (3.32%)
Individuals: 2,371 (75.73%)
--18 years and over: 1,458 (46.57%)
----65 years and over: 202 (6.45%)
--Related children under 18 years: 897 (28.65%)
----Related children 5 to 17 years: 612 (19.55%)
--Unrelated individuals 15 years and over: 437 (13.96%)

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