Income/capita 26%
Household income 34%
Unemployment 38%
Income per capita$22,017$27,828$29,829
Median household income$36,250$54,727$55,322
Median income owner occupied$49,038$70,980$70,586
Median income renter occupied$13,667$36,330$35,192
Median earnings male$40,556$36,153$36,919
Median earnings female$13,967$25,035$26,250
Unemployment rate6.4%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level28.8%16.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Runge is 26% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Runge is 34% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Runge is 38% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Runge is 90% higher than the national average

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      Runge employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector5.1%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.9%
      Wholesale & retail services0.7%17.6%
      Public administration0.0%15.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.9%0.0%
      Education, health & social services21.3%38.6%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Nordheim, TX283$40,87526%
      Kenedy, TX3,399$40,22727%
      Yorktown, TX1,668$36,44234%
      Karnes City, TX3,278$32,39441%
      Runge, TX1,161$36,25034%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lowellville, OH1,161$34,16738%
      Rogersville, AL1,161$38,42731%
      Kibler, AR1,161$38,29531%
      Fowler, MI1,161$54,1672%
      Colon, MI1,161$41,56325%
      Runge, TX1,161$36,25034%
      Source: The Runge, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).