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Cameron County, TX

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Cameron County, TX
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatBrownsville, TX
  • Population406,220
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 890.9199
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 456.0000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010406,220167 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010456.00294 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)20180.8%2373 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201889.8%9 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201311 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201322 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20195.5%363 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016646.202910 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201624.5%2191 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)201610.401140 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201837.1%2615 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20165363 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)201513.4%1986 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201838.5%109 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$1,091,488,000.00147 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20172908 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201195.70662 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201955.8%969 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20172.2042 of 162
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20182833 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)20118.712980 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2010$1,732,544.25106 of 907
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$4,158,289,000.00293 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20103.4%411 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201240.4%270 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201833295 of 1961
Inmates Executed, All Races (Cumulative Since 1977) (County)1977-2018634 of 198
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201850236 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20104,596237 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)2019183,958.511073 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$240,000,000.00408 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$10,392,000,000.00163 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$318,000,000.00289 of 2178
Population (County)2050817,000102 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$144,761.002812 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050413,000155 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205077,00092 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)2050301158 of 2780
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