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Fort Bend County, TX

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Fort Bend County, TX
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatRichmond, TX
  • Population585,375
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 861.4800
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 679.5000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010585,375108 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010679.50216 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201821.1%481 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201824.7%312 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201311 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20193.5%1734 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016426.303082 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201621.3%2685 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20167.801978 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201839.0%2494 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20162855 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)201513.2%2042 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)20189.8%2822 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$2,391,757,000.0052 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)201711287 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201196.71417 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)199074.2%465 of 848
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20185282 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)20118.672994 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2017$4,593,292.8018 of 435
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$13,125,553,000.00128 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20104.7%113 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201239.3%358 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201852196 of 1961
Inmates Executed, All Races (Cumulative Since 1977) (County)1977-2018468 of 198
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201833275 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20108,007114 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)2019198,282.251016 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$350,000,000.00316 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$27,013,000,000.0040 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$1,060,000,000.00141 of 2178
Population (County)20501,863,00030 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$250,371.00366 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050773,00074 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)2050135,00041 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)20501,27765 of 2780
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