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Demographics

US: Census 2010 Summary
Geographic Area: La Porte, Texas

SUBJECT NUMBER PERCENT
EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Population 16 years and over 25,192 100.0
In labor force 17,763 70.5
Civilian labor force 17,763  70.5
Employed 16,743  66.5
Unemployed 1,020  4.0
Percent of civilian labor force 5.7 (X)
Armed Forces 0 0.0
Not in labor force 7,429  29.5



Females 16 years and over 12,123 100.0
In labor force 7,438 61.0
Civilian labor force 7,438 61.0
Employed 7,045  57.8



Own children under 6 years 3,430 100.0
All parents in family in labor force 1,943 55.8 



COMMUTING TO WORK

Workers 16 years and over 16,335 100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 14,096  86.3
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 1,582 9.7
Public transportation (including taxicab) 25  0.2
Walked 23  0.1
Other means 411 2.5 
Worked at home 198  1.2
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 22.6  (X)
     
Employed civilian population 16 years and over 16,743 100.0
OCCUPATION

Management, professional, and related occupations 4,917  29.4
Service occupations 2,444 14.6 
Sales and office occupations 4,114 24.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 47  0.3
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 2,397 14.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 2,824 16.9
     
INDUSTRY

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 194  1.2
Construction 1,585 9.5
Manufacturing 3,547 21.2
Wholesale trade 808  4.8
Retail trade 1,535 9.2
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 1,022 6.1
Information 170 1.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 594  3.5 
Professional, scientific, management, administrative,
and waste management services
1,305 7.8
Educational, health and social services 3,050  18.2 
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation
and food services
1,533 9.2
Other services (except public administration) 806  4.8
Public administration 594  3.5
     
CLASS OF WORKER

Private wage and salary workers 13,474 80.5
Government workers 2,497  14.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 755  4.5
Unpaid family workers 17  0.1
     
INCOME IN 2009

Households 11,218 100.0
Less than $10,000 458  4.1 
$10,000 to $14,999 460  4.1
$15,000 to $24,999 870  7.8 
$25,000 to $34,999 754  6.7 
$35,000 to $49,999 1,518  13.5
$50,000 to $74,999 2,272  20.3
$75,000 to $99,999 2,175  19.4
$100,000 to $149,999 1,997 17.8 
$150,000 to $199,999 563  5.0
$200,000 or more 151  1.3 
Median household income (dollars) 65,710  (X)
     
With earnings 9,873  88.0
Mean earnings (dollars) 73,287  (X)
With Social Security income 2,222  19.8 
Mean Social Security income (dollars) 13,957 (X)
With Supplemental Security Income 262 2.3 
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 9,640  (X)
With public assistance income 228 2.1
Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,557 (X)
With retirement income 1,356  12.1
Mean retirement income (dollars) 20,444 (X)
     
Families 8,627 100.0
Less than $10,000 230 2.7 
$10,000 to $14,999 253  2.9
$15,000 to $24,999 474  5.5
$25,000 to $34,999 490  5.7
$35,000 to $49,999 1,177  13.6
$50,000 to $74,999 1,711  19.8 
$75,000 to $99,999 1,854  21.5
$100,000 to $149,999 1,813  21.0 
$150,000 to $199,999 518  6.0 
$200,000 or more 107  1.2 
Median family income (dollars) 74,537  (X)
     
Per capita income (dollars) 25,339 (X)
Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers 49,917 (X)
Female full-time, year-round workers 37,900  (X)
     
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)

Families
Percent below poverty level (X) 7.7 
With related children under 18 years (X) (X) 
Percent below poverty level (X) 10.5 
With related children under 5 years (X)  (X)
Percent below poverty level (X) 11.5 



Families with female householder, no husband present
Percent below poverty level (X) 21.5
With related children under 18 years (X) (X)
Percent below poverty level (X) 24.1
With related children under 5 years (X) (X)
Percent below poverty level (X) 41.3 



Individuals
Percent below poverty level (X) 10.0
18 years and over (X)  (X)
Percent below poverty level (X) 9.0
65 years and over (X) (X) 
Percent below poverty level (X) 9.6 
Related children under 18 years (X) (X)
Percent below poverty level (X) 8.4
Related children 5 to 17 years (X)  (X)
Percent below poverty level (X) 10.9 
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over (X)  (X)
Percent below poverty level (X) 22.8