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Income/capita 52%
Household income 50%
Unemployment 224%
IndexLa PuertaTexasNational
Income per capita$14,408$27,828$29,829
Median household income$27,813$54,727$55,322
Median income owner occupied$21,719$70,980$70,586
Median income renter occupied$43,317$36,330$35,192
Median earnings male$0$36,153$36,919
Median earnings female$11,979$25,035$26,250
Unemployment rate15.1%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level29.1%16.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in La Puerta is 52% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in La Puerta is 50% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in La Puerta is 224% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in La Puerta is 92% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $18,540$27,813$55,626
      City
      $36,481$54,727$109,454
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      La Puerta median earnings by income bracket

      La Puerta employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector24.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services38.5%8.3%
      Public administration6.3%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.2%6.4%
      Education, health & social services0.0%76.1%
      Other26.0%9.2%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Los Barreras, TX167$98,65478%
      Olmito and Olmito, TX163$86,25056%
      La Paloma Ranchettes, TX486$83,12550%
      El Rancho Vela, TX468$81,42947%
      Villarreal, TX274$68,75024%
      La Puerta, TX537$27,81350%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      White City, KS537$47,14315%
      Happy Valley, NM537$49,13511%
      Ulm, MT537$73,12532%
      Norfork, AR537$34,37538%
      Norwich, KS537$55,4170%
      La Puerta, TX537$27,81350%
      Source: The La Puerta, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).