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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

Population2000201020202025
Yoakum, Texas5,7325,8155,9295,955

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Population by Age

Population201020202025
0-4494436427
5-9468419411
10-14454391411
15-19427370373
20-24317328301
25-29357368310
30-34370322364
35-39319338292
40-44318340356
45-49363353364
50-54352324328
55-59346385342
60-64294383377
65-69222365378
70-74209262296
75-79171209270
80-84143156169
85+191180185
18+4,1284,4474,464
Median Age354041

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Population by Race

Yoakum, Texas2020
Total5,929.000
White Alone76.040
Black Alone6.800
American Indian Alone0.400
Asian Alone0.400
Pacific Islander Alone0.000
Some Other Race13.220
Two or More Races3.140
Hispanic Origin41.640
Diversity Index70.000

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Growth Rate

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

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

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Housing
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Households

Population2000201020202025
Households2,0982,1142,1342,140
Housing Units2,4512,4942,5762,601
Owner Occupied Units1,4101,416
Renter Occupied Units724724
Vacant Units442461

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Home Value

Yoakum, Texas20202025
Median Home Value$107,630$123,810
Average Home Value$151,490$163,983
<$50,000331306
$50,000 - $99,999350332
$100,000 - $149,999154147
$150,000 - $199,999266277
$200,000 - $249,9998688
$250,000 - $299,999101120
$300,000 - $399,99984102
$400,000 - $499,99989
$500,000 - $749,9991922
$1,000,000 +00

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Housing Year Built

Year RangeHouses Built
2010 or Later42
2000-200938
1990-1999305
1980-1989420
1970-1979313
1960-1969336
1950-1959331
1940-1949366
1939 or Before444

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

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Income
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Income

Yoakum, Texas20202025
Median Household$48,565$51,290
Average Household$68,093$76,669
Per Capita$25,609$28,755

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Household Income Base

Yoakum, Texas2020
<$15,000265
$15,000 - $24,999203
$25,000 - $34,999227
$35,000 - $49,999400
$50,000 - $74,999444
$75,000 - $99,999232
$100,000 - $149,999199
$150,000 - $199,99975
$200,000+89

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

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Employees
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Commute

CategoryCommuters
Workers 16+2,615
In-County Residents1,509
Out-of-County Residents1,106
Drive Alone1,946
Carpooled542
Public Transport0
Work at Home47
Less than 5 minutes200
5-9 minutes973
10-14 minutes395
15-19 minutes192
20-24 minutes275
25-29 minutes74
30-34 minutes104
35-39 minutes25
40-44 minutes94
45-59 minutes29
60-89 minutes64
90+ minutes143
Average Travel Time19

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Employees by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Employees2,185
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt10
Mining0
Utilities0
Construction53
Manufacturing154
Wholesale Trade76
  
Retail Trade342
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers83
Furn & Home Furnish Str0
Electronics & Appl Store4
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip17
Food & Beverage Stores91
Health/Pers Care Stores18
Gasoline Stations38
Clothing/Accessory Store57
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music2
General Merchandise Str17
Misc Store Retailers15
Nonstore Retailers0
  
Transportation/Warehouse27
Information17
  
Finance & Insurance116
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn12
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv4
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other100
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing24
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv24
Legal Services5
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises0
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt15
Educational Services294
HealthCare/Social Assist572
Arts/Entertainment/Rec9
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs181
Accommodation14
Food Srv/Drinking Places167
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin78
Auto Repair/Maintenance10
Public Administration Emp185

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Educational Attainment (25+)

Yoakum, Texas2020
Some High School371
Graduated High School1,604
Associates Degree168
Bachelor's Degree380
Graduate Degree40

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

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Businesses
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Businesses by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Businesses222
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt Bus1
Mining Bus0
Utilities Bus0
Construction Bus10
Manufacturing Bus6
Wholesale Trade Bus9
  
Retail Trade Bus48
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers Bus6
Furn & Home Furnish Str Bus0
Electronics & Appl Store Bus1
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip Bus2
Food & Beverage Stores Bus8
Health/Pers Care Stores Bus3
Gasoline Stations Bus7
Clothing/Accessory Store Bus5
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music Bus3
General Merchandise Str Bus3
Misc Store Retailers Bus6
Nonstore Retailers Bus4
  
Transportation/Warehouse Bus3
Information Bus4
  
Finance & Insurance Bus13
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn Bus5
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv Bus2
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other Bus6
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing Bus8
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv Bus9
Legal Services Bus1
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises Bus0
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt Bus7
Educational Services Bus8
HealthCare/Social Assist Bus17
Arts/Entertainment/Rec Bus3
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs Bus23
Accommodation Bus4
Food Srv/Drinking Places Bus19
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin Bus29
Auto Repair/Maintenance Bus3
Public Administration Bus12

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

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