Income/capita 284%
Household income 299%
Unemployment 63%
IndexWest University PlaceTexasNational
Income per capita$114,586$27,828$29,829
Median household income$220,868$54,727$55,322
Median income owner occupied$242,989$70,980$70,586
Median income renter occupied$82,361$36,330$35,192
Median earnings male$173,950$36,153$36,919
Median earnings female$62,391$25,035$26,250
Unemployment rate1.7%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level2.7%16.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in West University Place is 284% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in West University Place is 299% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in West University Place is 63% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in West University Place is 82% lower than the national average

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      West University Place employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry2.7%0.7%
      Manufacturing sector7.4%0.9%
      Financial & insurance services8.3%8.5%
      Wholesale & retail services7.5%7.2%
      Public administration2.2%1.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.4%3.6%
      Education, health & social services21.7%38.0%

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      West University Place, TX15,318$220,868299%

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      West University Place, TX15,318$220,868299%
      Source: The West University Place, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).