Income/capita 65%
Household income 38%
Unemployment 48%
IndexElm CreekTexasNational
Income per capita$10,411$27,828$29,829
Median household income$34,531$54,727$55,322
Median income owner occupied$34,844$70,980$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$36,330$35,192
Median earnings male$26,605$36,153$36,919
Median earnings female$8,679$25,035$26,250
Unemployment rate6.9%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level28.7%16.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Elm Creek is 65% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Elm Creek is 38% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Elm Creek is 48% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Elm Creek is 90% higher than the national average

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      Elm Creek employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector6.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services5.2%16.9%
      Public administration7.4%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.8%4.5%
      Education, health & social services27.3%51.3%

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      Rosita, TX2,556$31,12244%
      Elm Creek, TX2,789$34,53138%

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      Valentine, NE2,789$45,75017%
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      Elm Creek, TX2,789$34,53138%
      Source: The Elm Creek, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).