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Ward County, Texas Facts

Facts
State Texas
Land area 835.6 square miles
Population Density 12.8 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 11,244
Population change 5.5%
Under 5 years of age 7.7%
Under 18 27.9%
65 and over 14.3%
Females 50.3%
White 91.1
Hispanic or Latino of any race 50.4
Asian 0.7%
Two or more races 1.7%
Black or African American 4.9%
Native American 1.5%
Pacific Islander 0.1%
Had graduated from high school 72%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 12.5%
Veterans 854
Households and Housing
Households 3,938
Persons per household 2.7
Living in the same house for one year or more 86.4%
Median household income $42,568
The per capita income $22,278
Live below the poverty line. 20.4%
housing units 4,688
Multi-unit structures 11%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $57,300
Residents owning their homes. 72.2%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 980
Women-owned firms 0%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $94,619
Retail sales per capita $9,327
Manufacturers shipments $0
Merchant wholesaler sales $52,031