Community Profile

La Marque, Texas - Community Profile

(based off the census 2000 data)

La Marque Economic Development Corporation

Subject

Number

Percent

Total population

13,682

100.0

SEX AND AGE

Male

6,497

47.5

Female

7,185

52.5

Under 5 years

935

6.8

5 to 9 years

996

7.3

10 to 14 years

972

7.1

15 to 19 years

1,024

7.5

20 to 24 years

831

6.1

25 to 34 years

1,575

11.5

35 to 44 years

2,009

14.7

45 to 54 years

1,939

14.2

55 to 59 years

697

5.1

60 to 64 years

576

4.2

65 to 74 years

1,076

7.9

75 to 84 years

826

6.0

85 years and over

226

1.7

Median age (years)

37.7

(X)

18 years and over

10,159

74.3

Male

4,723

34.5

Female

5,436

39.7

21 years and over

9,571

70.0

62 years and over

2,467

18.0

65 years and over

2,128

15.6

Male

882

6.4

Female

1,246

9.1

RACE

One race

13,366

97.7

White

7,640

55.8

Black or African American

4,746

34.7

American Indian and Alaska Native

63

0.5

Asian

64

0.5

Asian Indian

12

0.1

Chinese

8

0.1

Filipino

27

0.2

Japanese

3

0.0

Korean

5

0.0

Vietnamese

7

0.1

Other Asian 1

2

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

4

0.0

Native Hawaiian

0

0.0

Guamanian or Chamorro

4

0.0

Samoan

0

0.0

Other Pacific Islander 2

0

0.0

Some other race

849

6.2

Two or more races

316

2.3

Race alone or in combination with one or more other races 3

White

7,904

57.8

Black or African American

4,835

35.3

American Indian and Alaska Native

129

0.9

Asian

110

0.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

7

0.1

Some other race

1,031

7.5

HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE

Total population

13,682

100.0

Hispanic or Latino (of any race)

2,111

15.4

Mexican

1,701

12.4

Puerto Rican

33

0.2

Cuban

5

0.0

Other Hispanic or Latino

372

2.7

Not Hispanic or Latino

11,571

84.6

White alone

6,583

48.1

RELATIONSHIP

Total population

13,682

100.0

In households

13,537

98.9

Householder

5,237

38.3

Spouse

2,530

18.5

Child

4,077

29.8

Own child under 18 years

2,899

21.2

Other relatives

1,054

7.7

Under 18 years

545

4.0

Nonrelatives

639

4.7

Unmarried partner

303

2.2

In group quarters

145

1.1

Institutionalized population

91

0.7

Noninstitutionalized population

54

0.4

HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Total households

5,237

100.0

Family households (families)

3,713

70.9

With own children under 18 years

1,590

30.4

Married-couple family

2,530

48.3

With own children under 18 years

970

18.5

Female householder, no husband present

900

17.2

With own children under 18 years

482

9.2

Nonfamily households

1,524

29.1

Householder living alone

1,294

24.7

Householder 65 years and over

561

10.7

Households with individuals under 18 years

1,894

36.2

Households with individuals 65 years and over

1,493

28.5

Average household size

2.58

(X)

Average family size

3.06

(X)

HOUSING OCCUPANCY

Total housing units

5,732

100.0

Occupied housing units

5,237

91.4

Vacant housing units

495

8.6

For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use

24

0.4

Homeowner vacancy rate (percent)

2.3

(X)

Rental vacancy rate (percent)

10.8

(X)

HOUSING TENURE

Occupied housing units

5,237

100.0

Owner-occupied housing units

3,830

73.1

Renter-occupied housing units

1,407

26.9

Average household size of owner-occupied unit

2.54

(X)

Average household size of renter-occupied unit

2.70

(X)

(X) Not applicable
1 Other Asian alone, or two or more Asian categories.
2 Other Pacific Islander alone, or two or more Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander categories.
3 In combination with one or more other races listed. The six numbers may add to more than the total population and the six percentages may add to more than 100 percent because individuals may report more than one race.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 1, Matrices P1, P3, P4, P8, P9, P12, P13, P,17, P18, P19, P20, P23, P27, P28, P33, PCT5, PCT8, PCT11, PCT15, H1, H3, H4, H5, H11, and H12.