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Starr County, Texas Facts

Facts
State Texas
Land area 1,223.2 square miles
Population Density 49.8 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 61,963
Population change 1.6%
Under 5 years of age 10.1%
Under 18 33.3%
65 and over 11%
Females 51.3%
White 98.8
Hispanic or Latino of any race 95.7
Asian 0.3%
Two or more races 0.2%
Black or African American 0.4%
Native American 0.3%
Pacific Islander 0%
Had graduated from high school 45%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 8.6%
Veterans 1,007
Households and Housing
Households 15,949
Persons per household 3.8
Living in the same house for one year or more 91%
Median household income $24,927
The per capita income $11,584
Live below the poverty line. 39.2%
housing units 19,540
Multi-unit structures 7%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $62,900
Residents owning their homes. 78.3%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 6,656
Women-owned firms 26.1%
Asian-owned firms 1.9%
Hispanic-owned firms 73.2%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $445,281
Retail sales per capita $7,306
Manufacturers shipments $0
Merchant wholesaler sales $0