Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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IndexKnox CityTexasNational
Income per capita$19,455$27,828$29,829
Median household income$33,953$54,727$55,322
Median income owner occupied$37,545$70,980$70,586
Median income renter occupied$33,068$36,330$35,192
Median earnings male$33,421$36,153$36,919
Median earnings female$13,750$25,035$26,250
Unemployment rate3.4%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level12.7%16.7%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Knox City is 35% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Knox City is 39% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Knox City is 27% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Knox City is 16% lower than the national average

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      $22,633 $33,953 $67,906
      $36,481 $54,727 $109,454
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Knox City median earnings by income bracket

      Knox City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.1%6.1%
      Manufacturing sector8.3%8.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.4%0.4%
      Wholesale & retail services19.7%19.7%
      Public administration2.7%2.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.1%6.1%
      Education, health & social services13.3%13.3%

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      Rochester, TX339$30,89344.2%
      O'Brien, TX121$28,95847.7%
      Knox City, TX1,100$33,95338.6%

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      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Strawberry, AZ1,100$41,25025.4%
      Knightsen, CA1,100$116,979111.5%
      Tabor, IA1,100$59,8018.1%
      Dunlap, IL1,100$99,01879.0%
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      Knox City, TX1,100$33,95338.6%
      Source: The Knox City, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).