sour lake Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 33 3.6 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 499 54.0 % 32.8 %
Some College 318 34.4 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 51 5.5 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 23 2.5 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 835 90.4 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 63 6.8 % 6.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 1,598 - -
19 years old and under 395 24.7 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 498 31.2 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 464 29.0 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 241 15.1 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 1,469 97.3 % 84.8 %
Spanish 40 2.7 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 113 20.3 % 33.2 %
Married 342 61.5 % 50.6 %
Separated 13 2.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 88 15.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 791 - -
Occupied Housing Units 683 86.3 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 108 13.7 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 524 66.2 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 8 1.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 3 0.4 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 9 1.1 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 45 5.7 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 8 1.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 14 1.8 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 172 21.7 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 8 1.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 125 15.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 78 9.9 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 128 16.2 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 72 9.1 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 155 19.6 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 120 15.2 % 13.1 %
Electric 488 61.7 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 163 20.6 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 21 2.7 % 4.2 %
Wood 7 0.9 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 4 0.5 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 1,538 98.0 % 75.7 %
African-American 13 0.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 12 0.8 % 0.8 %
Asian 3 0.2 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 3 0.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 41,450 53,657
Median Family Income 48,646 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 24,760 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 70.97 %
  • Temperature 93.54 ℉
  • Rainfall 5.47 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.1
    [CDD] 19.67
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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