Income/capita 31%
Household income 35%
Unemployment 44%
IndexDe LeonTexasNational
Income per capita$20,613$27,828$29,829
Median household income$35,714$54,727$55,322
Median income owner occupied$39,363$70,980$70,586
Median income renter occupied$17,500$36,330$35,192
Median earnings male$36,429$36,153$36,919
Median earnings female$21,429$25,035$26,250
Unemployment rate2.6%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level22.7%16.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in De Leon is 31% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in De Leon is 35% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in De Leon is 44% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in De Leon is 50% higher than the national average

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      De Leon employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector17.4%13.1%
      Financial & insurance services3.8%8.0%
      Wholesale & retail services23.6%13.6%
      Public administration2.6%5.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.7%5.1%
      Education, health & social services12.1%43.7%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Dublin, TX3,641$41,83224%
      Comanche, TX4,194$33,65539%
      Gorman, TX898$22,78859%
      De Leon, TX2,296$35,71435%

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      Marionville, MO2,296$32,87241%
      Dillingham, AK2,296$71,14629%
      Wesson, MS2,295$51,3257%
      Wilberforce, OH2,295$83,32051%
      Washington Heights, NY2,297$81,93448%
      De Leon, TX2,296$35,71435%
      Source: The De Leon, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).