Income/capita 57%
Household income 55%
Unemployment 39%
Income per capita$12,813$27,828$29,829
Median household income$24,926$54,727$55,322
Median income owner occupied$30,089$70,980$70,586
Median income renter occupied$15,227$36,330$35,192
Median earnings male$22,833$36,153$36,919
Median earnings female$20,363$25,035$26,250
Unemployment rate2.9%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level40.4%16.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Hemphill is 57% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Hemphill is 55% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Hemphill is 39% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Hemphill is 167% higher than the national average

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      Hemphill employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.5%7.8%
      Manufacturing sector10.6%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.3%
      Wholesale & retail services23.4%12.1%
      Public administration9.6%3.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities17.6%11.6%
      Education, health & social services8.5%36.6%

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      South Toledo Bend, TX383$48,50012%
      Milam, TX1,671$32,18842%
      Pineland, TX626$23,17358%
      Hemphill, TX1,622$24,92655%

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      Garden City, MO1,622$37,35632%
      Krugerville, TX1,622$107,72395%
      Ritzville, WA1,622$39,55429%
      Monrovia, IN1,623$64,12916%
      Victory Gardens, NJ1,623$40,70026%
      Hemphill, TX1,622$24,92655%
      Source: The Hemphill, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).