Loading map data...


Gregg County, Texas Facts

Facts
State Texas
Land area 273.3 square miles
Population Density 445.4 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 123,024
Population change 1.1%
Under 5 years of age 7.6%
Under 18 25.7%
65 and over 13.9%
Females 51%
White 75.5
Hispanic or Latino of any race 17.5
Asian 1.3%
Two or more races 1.8%
Black or African American 20.3%
Native American 0.9%
Pacific Islander 0.1%
Had graduated from high school 83%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 19.9%
Veterans 8,642
Households and Housing
Households 45,292
Persons per household 2.6
Living in the same house for one year or more 80.2%
Median household income $45,525
The per capita income $24,064
Live below the poverty line. 17.6%
housing units 50,602
Multi-unit structures 23%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $121,300
Residents owning their homes. 62.4%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 13,320
Women-owned firms 25.3%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 3.9%
Black-owned firms 8.8%
Native American-owned firms 0.7%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $2,405,150
Retail sales per capita $20,568
Manufacturers shipments $4,233,987
Merchant wholesaler sales $1,401,503