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The City of Yoakum, Texas is located across DeWitt and Lavaca Counties; 40 miles from the Port of Victoria and 125 miles from the Port of Corpus Christi.

Yoakum, Texas is home to Eddy Packing (national distributed meat packing company), Double D Ranchwear (nationally renowned designer women’s clothing), Circle Y Saddles and the Hochheim Prairie Insurance corporate headquarters.   The Yoakum High School girls golf team has qualified for the State Championship for the past 30 years and have brought home an unprecented 8 State Championships.

Yoakum Economic Development Corporation
Terry Stokes, Executive Director
361.293.6321
tstokes@cityofyoakum.org

Population
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Population

Population2000201020212026
Yoakum, Texas5,7325,8155,9055,922

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Population by Age

Population201020212026
0-4494428416
5-9468414407
10-14454384402
15-19427367371
20-24317318294
25-29357360305
30-34370322354
35-39319338294
40-44318342354
45-49363342368
50-54352312319
55-59346375335
60-64294383366
65-69222372380
70-74209280300
75-79171224288
80-84143163181
85+191181190
18+4,1284,4444,462
Median Age354042

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Population by Race

Yoakum, Texas2021
Total5,905.000
White Alone75.750
Black Alone6.550
American Indian Alone0.470
Asian Alone0.460
Pacific Islander Alone0.000
Some Other Race13.480
Two or More Races3.280
Hispanic Origin42.640
Diversity Index70.500

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Growth Rate

Yoakum, Texas2010 - 20142014 - 2019
Population0%0%
Households0%0%
Families0%0%
Median Household Income%1%
Per Capita Income%2%

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

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Housing
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Households

Population2000201020212026
Households2,0982,1142,1392,142
Housing Units2,4512,4942,5902,619
Owner Occupied Units1,4291,448
Renter Occupied Units710694
Vacant Units451477

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Home Value

Yoakum, Texas20212026
Median Home Value$136,607$161,067
Average Home Value$192,255$231,259
<$50,000244180
$50,000 - $99,999348288
$100,000 - $149,999168199
$150,000 - $199,999249253
$200,000 - $249,999108122
$250,000 - $299,999140153
$300,000 - $399,99995131
$400,000 - $499,9992337
$500,000 - $749,9993249
$1,000,000 +00

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Housing Year Built

Year RangeHouses Built
2010 or Later46
2000-2009157
1990-1999258
1980-1989410
1970-1979425
1960-1969397
1950-1959303
1940-1949211
1939 or Before393

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

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Income
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Income

Yoakum, Texas20212026
Median Household$48,049$50,469
Average Household$69,427$76,606
Per Capita$26,385$29,085

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Household Income Base

Yoakum, Texas2021
<$15,000276
$15,000 - $24,999207
$25,000 - $34,999213
$35,000 - $49,999413
$50,000 - $74,999366
$75,000 - $99,999258
$100,000 - $149,999247
$150,000 - $199,99963
$200,000+96

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

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Employees
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Commute

CategoryCommuters
Workers 16+2,572
In-County Residents1,429
Out-of-County Residents1,143
Drive Alone1,954
Carpooled462
Public Transport0
Work at Home88
Less than 5 minutes161
5-9 minutes933
10-14 minutes307
15-19 minutes219
20-24 minutes259
25-29 minutes49
30-34 minutes152
35-39 minutes80
40-44 minutes78
45-59 minutes76
60-89 minutes34
90+ minutes136
Average Travel Time20

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Employees by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Employees2,154
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt0
Mining0
Utilities0
Construction59
Manufacturing148
Wholesale Trade60
  
Retail Trade360
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers92
Furn & Home Furnish Str0
Electronics & Appl Store4
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip11
Food & Beverage Stores93
Health/Pers Care Stores23
Gasoline Stations38
Clothing/Accessory Store58
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music15
General Merchandise Str10
Misc Store Retailers16
Nonstore Retailers0
  
Transportation/Warehouse46
Information17
  
Finance & Insurance136
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn20
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv4
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other112
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing25
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv39
Legal Services10
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises0
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt17
Educational Services319
HealthCare/Social Assist475
Arts/Entertainment/Rec9
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs173
Accommodation13
Food Srv/Drinking Places160
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin74
Auto Repair/Maintenance10
Public Administration Emp185

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Educational Attainment (25+)

Yoakum, Texas2021
Some High School389
Graduated High School1,637
Associates Degree166
Bachelor's Degree402
Graduate Degree44

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

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Businesses
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Businesses by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Businesses224
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt Bus0
Mining Bus0
Utilities Bus0
Construction Bus11
Manufacturing Bus5
Wholesale Trade Bus7
  
Retail Trade Bus51
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers Bus7
Furn & Home Furnish Str Bus0
Electronics & Appl Store Bus1
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip Bus2
Food & Beverage Stores Bus8
Health/Pers Care Stores Bus4
Gasoline Stations Bus7
Clothing/Accessory Store Bus6
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music Bus3
General Merchandise Str Bus2
Misc Store Retailers Bus6
Nonstore Retailers Bus5
  
Transportation/Warehouse Bus3
Information Bus4
  
Finance & Insurance Bus15
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn Bus7
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv Bus2
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other Bus6
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing Bus8
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv Bus11
Legal Services Bus3
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises Bus0
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt Bus9
Educational Services Bus9
HealthCare/Social Assist Bus17
Arts/Entertainment/Rec Bus3
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs Bus22
Accommodation Bus3
Food Srv/Drinking Places Bus19
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin Bus27
Auto Repair/Maintenance Bus3
Public Administration Bus12

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

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