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  3. Port Lavaca Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Port Lavaca Employment Information
  5. Port Lavaca Family Information
  6. Port Lavaca Education Information
  7. Port Lavaca Public Benefits Information
  8. Port Lavaca Criminal Information
  9. Port Lavaca Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  10. Port Lavaca Zip Codes


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Port Lavaca Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 14,408
  • Land Area (2000): 254.876 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 65.704 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 6,048

Port Lavaca Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/RuralPopulationPercent
 Urban11,27478.11%
 Rural, Farm1671.16%
 Rural, Non-farm2,99220.73%

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Port Lavaca Employment Information

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Port Lavaca Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1.Construction77223.15%
2.Chemical Manufacturing50815.23%
3.Plastics and Rubber Manufacturing2768.28%
4.Metal Manufactuing2557.65%
5.Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting1785.34%
6.Public Administration1384.14%
7.Accommodation and Food Services992.97%
8.Food and Beverage Stores972.91%
9.Educational Services922.76%
10.Utilities852.55%
11.Professional / Scientific / Tech Services782.34%
12.Repair and Maintenance752.25%
13.Admin, Support, and Waste Management561.68%
14.Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers531.59%
15.Health Care511.53%
16.Real Estate and Rental and Leasing511.53%
17.Mining501.50%
18.Petroleum and Coal Manufactuing341.02%
19.Other Transportation300.90%
20.Machinery / Equipment / Supplies, Wholesale260.78%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1.Health Care43118.25%
2.Educational Services38716.38%
3.Accommodation and Food Services35214.90%
4.Public Administration1104.66%
5.Food and Beverage Stores1064.49%
6.Construction1034.36%
7.Plastics and Rubber Manufacturing974.11%
8.Chemical Manufacturing954.02%
9.Department and Other General Stores873.68%
10.Social Assistance743.13%
11.Finance and Insurance502.12%
12.Personal and Laundry Services421.78%
13.Admin, Support, and Waste Management401.69%
14.Professional / Scientific / Tech Services391.65%
15.Real Estate and Rental and Leasing381.61%
16.Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations271.14%
17.Arts / Entertainment / Recreation251.06%
18.Metal Manufactuing200.85%
19.Private Household Services180.76%
20.Mining170.72%

Port Lavaca Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1.Other Production Occupations34110.22%
2.Other Installation / Maintenance2437.29%
3.Metal Workers and Plastic Workers2186.54%
4.Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers1584.74%
5.Carpenters1253.75%
6.Engineers1203.60%
7.Construction Laborers1143.42%
8.Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance902.70%
9.Supervisors / Construction and Extract902.70%
10.Other Sales and Related Occupations862.58%
11.Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching862.58%
12.Other Management Occupations852.55%
13.Other Construction Trades842.52%
14.Vehicle Mechanics822.46%
15.Cooks and Food Preparation Workers802.40%
16.Electricians792.37%
17.Fishing / Hunting / Forestry742.22%
18.Other Material Moving Workers732.19%
19.Pipelayers / Plumbers / Etc.682.04%
20.Other Construction Workers661.98%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1.Teachers, Pre/Primary School1717.24%
2.Cooks and Food Preparation Workers1556.56%
3.Secretaries and Admins1536.48%
4.Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance1205.08%
5.Health Technologists and Technicians1124.74%
6.Other Office and Admin Support1054.45%
7.Cashiers994.19%
8.Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service893.77%
9.Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health813.43%
10.Other Management Occupations702.96%
11.Waiters and Waitresses702.96%
12.Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing692.92%
13.Food and Beverage Servers, Not waiters/waitresses622.62%
14.Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching602.54%
15.Business Operations Specialists552.33%
16.Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians532.24%
17.Registered Nurses522.20%
18.Child Care Workers512.16%
19.Other Sales and Related Occupations471.99%
20.Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers461.95%

Port Lavaca Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week PopulationPercent
35 or more hours5,55552.44%
15-35 hours9218.69%
1-14 hours2081.96%
No regular hours3,91036.91%

Port Lavaca Time Left For Work

Time PopulationPercent
Midnight-4:59 AM2023.64%
5 AM-5:29 AM2795.03%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM2734.93%
6 AM-6:29 AM4848.73%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM94216.99%
7 AM-7:29 AM83715.10%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM1,10719.97%
8 AM-8:29 AM3776.80%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM1943.50%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM2775.00%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM591.06%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM60.11%
Noon-3:59 PM2023.64%
4 PM-11:59 PM3045.48%

Port Lavaca Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes PopulationPercent
Less than 53786.82%
5-91,00818.19%
10-141,33724.12%
15-191,12120.22%
20-2463811.51%
25-291252.26%
30-345189.35%
35-39420.76%
40-44490.88%
45-591853.34%
60-89450.81%
At least 90971.75%

Port Lavaca Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes Population (public)Percent Population (private)Percent
Under 30120.22%4,59582.90%
30-4400.00%60910.99%
45-5950.09%1803.25%
At least 6000.00%1422.56%

Port Lavaca Type Of Commute

TypePopulationPercent
 Bicycle70.12%
 Car / truck / van, carpool91316.25%
 Car / truck / van, solo4,36477.65%
 Motorcycle60.11%
 Other1011.80%
 Public transportation170.30%
 Walked1352.40%
 Worked at home771.37%

Port Lavaca Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Port Lavaca Family Information

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Households (2000): 5,004 (14,270 people)
Families (2000): 3,793 (12,508 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 1,144
People at same address in 1995: 7,815

Port Lavaca Household Income in 1999


IncomePopulationPercent
Under $10,00061312.25%
$10,000-$14,9994318.61%
$15,000-$19,9993897.77%
$20,000-$24,9994498.97%
$25,000-$29,9993236.45%
$30,000-$34,9992935.86%
$35,000-$39,9993426.83%
$40,000-$44,9992685.36%
$45,000-$49,9992174.34%
$50,000-$59,9994448.87%
$60,000-$74,9994508.99%
$75,000-$99,9994819.61%
$100,000-$124,9991352.70%
$125,000-$149,999831.66%
$150,000-$199,999551.10%
$200,000 or more310.62%

Port Lavaca Household Type

TypePopulationPercent
 Nonfamily, 1 person1,05020.82%
 Family, 2 people1,39027.56%
 Nonfamily, 2 people1553.07%
 Family, 3 people88417.53%
 Nonfamily, 3 people290.57%
 Family, 4 people79815.82%
 Nonfamily, 4 people100.20%
 Family, 5 people4348.60%
 Nonfamily, 5 people40.08%
 Family, 6 people1793.55%
 Nonfamily, 6 people10.02%
 Family, 7 or more people1102.18%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people00.00%

Port Lavaca Household Income Type

Type PopulationPercent
Earnings3,97531.08%
Interest / Dividend / Rent1,1649.10%
Public Assistance1821.42%
Retirement8326.51%
Self Employment5514.31%
Social Security1,39710.92%
Supplemental Security2692.10%
Wage / Salary3,78929.62%
Other6314.93%

Port Lavaca Family Type

TypePopulationPercent
 No children under 181,52553.43%
 With children under 181,32946.57%

Port Lavaca Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

TypePopulationPercent
 Divorced64712.27%
 Married3,13659.46%
 Never Married1,32325.09%
 Widowed1683.19%

Port Lavaca Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

TypePopulationPercent
 Divorced61711.11%
 Married3,29859.40%
 Never Married1,09819.78%
 Widowed5399.71%

Port Lavaca Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Port Lavaca Education Information

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Port Lavaca Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

DegreePopulationPercent
 Less than 9th grade1,39613.80%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma2,04020.17%
 High school diploma or equivalent3,27232.35%
 Some college, no degree1,87118.50%
 Associate degree4023.97%
 Bachelors degree7557.46%
 Graduate or professional degree3783.74%

Port Lavaca Population In School (3 or older)

School Level In Public SchoolPercent In Private SchoolPercentTotalPercent
Nursery or preschool1641.14%850.59%2491.73%
Kindergarten2391.66%150.10%2541.76%
Grades 1-49196.38%840.58%1,0036.96%
Grades 5-89406.52%780.54%1,0187.07%
Grades 9-129796.79%300.21%1,0097.00%
Undergrad college2781.93%460.32%3242.25%
Graduate or professional school290.20%500.35%790.55%
Total3,54824.63%3882.69%3,93627.32%

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Port Lavaca Public Benefits Information

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Port Lavaca Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/BelowPopulationPercent
 At Or Above Poverty Level11,56881.46%
 Below Poverty Level2,63218.54%

Port Lavaca Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Port Lavaca Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 35
Port Lavaca Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Port Lavaca Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Port Lavaca Population By Age

AgePopulationPercent
0-9 Years2,43716.91%
10-19 Years2,27215.77%
20-29 Years1,84912.83%
30-39 Years2,04714.21%
40-49 Years1,93213.41%
50-59 Years1,50010.41%
60-69 Years1,1407.91%
70-79 Years8836.13%
80-89 Years2952.05%
90+ Years530.37%

Port Lavaca Population - Male/Female

Male/FemalePopulationPercent
 Male7,20450.00%
 Female7,20450.00%

Port Lavaca Population By Ethnicity

EthnicityPopulationPercent
 Hispanic/Latino7,17749.81%
 Caucasian6,11842.46%
 African-American4853.37%
 Asian4793.32%
 Multiracial960.67%
 Amerindian330.23%
 Other Race130.09%
 Pacific Islander70.05%

Port Lavaca Top Specified Ancestries

RankAncestry PopulationPercent Of Specified Ancestries
1.German1,40427.55%
2.United States Or American84416.56%
3.Irish76915.09%
4.English70213.78%
5.Czech3466.79%
6.French Non-Basque1853.63%
7.Scotch Irish1643.22%
8.Italian1212.37%
9.Polish1011.98%
10.Scottish871.71%

Port Lavaca Top Languages Spoken At Home

RankLanguage PopulationPercent Of Reported Languages
1.Only English8,14561.39%
2.Spanish Or Spanish Creole4,60734.72%
3.Chinese3632.74%
4.Other Pacific Island260.20%
5.Korean210.16%
6.Vietnamese200.15%
7.Urdu190.14%
8.Tagalog160.12%
9.French130.10%
10.African110.08%

Port Lavaca Citizen Type

TypePopulationPercent
 Citizen by birth12,99490.03%
 Naturalized immigrant4373.03%
 Not a citizen1,0026.94%

Port Lavaca Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Port Lavaca Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Port Lavaca Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

77979