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WF Mon Econ Index 03-13

 

Latest Numbers:
% of Change
US CPI 
232.96 in Dec 20131.5% ⇑
TX Population 
26,059,203 in 20133.6% ⇑
TX Non-Farm Jobs 
8,987,663 in 20112.3% ⇑
TX Unemployment Rate 
6.0% in Dec 2013-0.1% ⇔
TX Retail Sales 
$37.6 billion in Dec 20136.7% ⇑
TX Housing Permits 
135,514 in 2012-4.1% ⇓
TX House Price Index 
$237.81 in 2013, Q31.4% ⇑

 

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Consumer Confidence

WF CCIWFCCI Quarterly Component Indices
WF CCI by Component IndicesWf CCI by Area

 

WFCCI Quarterly IndicesLocal Quarterly Consumer Ratings NationalLocal Quarterly Consumer Ratings Local

 

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Housing

 

WF Housing Conditions
Housing QuickFactsWichita FallsTX
Housing units, 201043,6329,977,436
Homeownership rate, 2008-201259.9%63.9%
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-201223.8%24.1%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012$91,300$128,000
Households, 2008-201237,5028,782,598
Persons per household, 2008-20122.452.80
 
TX Housing - MonthlyFeb 2014Mar 2014
Apr 2014
May 2014
June 2014
July 2014
Reference Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis      
Total Units (Current)
 12,15611,650
17,725
15,440
 12,94814,717
Total Units (Last Year)11,69512,12113,600 12,725 11,31112,780
%Chg from Year Ago3.9%-3.9%30.3%
 21.3% 14.5%15.2%
    Single Family Units8,010 7,547 7,9347,779 8,3178,554

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 Employment

Total Employment RatiosMonthly Non Farm Employment

 

Labor Force Data
Feb 2014Mar 2014Apr 2014May 2014
June 2014
July 2014
   Civilian Labor Force (1)70.370.569.970.270.971.0
   Employment (1)66.467.066.866.967.167.0
   Unemployment (1)3.93.53.13.33.94.0
Unemployment Rate5.55.04.44.75.45.6
Non-farm Wage & Salary Employment      
   Total Non-Farm (2)57.157.657.457.958.057.5
      12 Month % Change-0.20.3-0.30.30.00.0
   Mining, Logging, & Construction (2)3.63.73.73.83.93.8
      12 Month % Change2.95.72.85.68.32.7
   Manufacturing (2)5.15.15.05.05.05.0
      12 Month % Change-3.8-3.8-5.7-5.7-5.7-5.7
   Trade, Transportation, & Utilities (2)11.411.511.511.611.611.7
      12 Month % Change4.63.63.63.62.72.6
   Information (2)1.11.11.11.11.11.1
      12 Month % Change10.010.010.00.00.00.0
   Financial Activities (2)2.72.82.82.82.82.8
      12 Month % Change0.03.73.70.00.03.7
   Professional & Business Services (2)3.53.53.43.43.43.4
      12 Month % Change-5.4-2.8-8.10.00.03.0
   Education & Health Services (2)9.09.09.09.19.08.9
      12 Month % Change-2.2-2.2-2.2-2.2-3.2-3.3
   Leisure & Hospitality (2)6.06.16.16.26.26.1
      12 Month % Change0.00.00.01.6-1.6-1.6
   Other Services (2)2.62.62.62.62.92.8
      12 Month % Change0.00.00.00.07.43.7
   Government (2)12.112.212.212.312.111.9
      12 Month % Change-1.6-0.8-0.80.0-0.8-1.6

(1) Number of persons, in thousands

(2) Number of jobs, in thousands

      

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 Earnings & Hours

 

 

Annual Gros ProductActual Potential GMPGMP Total Employment Ratios

Drivers of the Wichita Falls Economy
Industry2001 2010 
 GDP ($mi)% of TotalGDP ($mi)  % of Total
Gross Domestic Product $4,043  100.0%  $5,744  100.0%
     
 Total Impact – Mining$57114.1%$1,46625.5%
 Total Impact – MFG$97924.2% $97016.9%
 Total Impact – GOV$1,64140.6%$1,99534.7%
     Total Impact - SAFB$1,03525.6%$1,22721.4%
     Total Impact - MSU$2776.9%$3516.1%
 Total Impact - Other Export$85121.1%$1,31322.9%

 

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Sales

 

GMP Sales Use Tax RatiosState Sales Use Tax Collections

 

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Population, Personal Income

WF Decennial PopulationPer Capita Personal Income by AreaArea Per Capita Personal Income
Demographic & Economic Facts for City of Wichita Falls & State of Texas
People QuickFactsWichita FallsTexas
Population, 2013 estimate104,89826,448,193
Population, 2012 estimate104,54626,060,796
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base104,55425,145,561
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 20130.3%5.2%
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012Z3.6%
Population, 2010104,55325,145,561
 Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010  7.0% 7.7% 
Persons under 18 years, percent, 201022.7%27.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 201012.4%10.3%
Female persons, percent, 201048.2%50.4%
   
 White alone, percent, 2010 (a)  73.2% 70.4% 
Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a)12.7%11.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a)1.0%0.7%
Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a)2.4%3.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a)0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent, 20103.2%2.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b)18.9%37.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201063.6%45.3%
   
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-201277.3%82.6%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-20128.2%16.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-201214.9%34.6%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-201283.9%80.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-201221.4%26.3%
Veterans, 2008-20129,1861,611,660
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-201214.724.9
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012$22,943$25,809
Median household income, 2008-2012$44,390$51,563
Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-201215.6%17.4%
   
Source:US Census Bureau State & Country QuickFacts  

 

Business QuickFactsWichita FallsTexas
 Total number of firms, 2007   8,750 2,164,852
 Black-owned firms, percent, 2007   S 7.1%
 American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007   S 0.9%
 Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007   3.8% 5.3%
 Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007   F 0.1%
 Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007   7.5% 20.7%
 Women-owned firms, percent, 2007   28.0% 28.2%
   
 Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)   932,119 593,541,502
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)429,066424,238,194
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)1,597,340311,334,781
Retail sales per capita, 2007$15,717$13,061
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)230,99942,054,592
   
Source:US Census Bureau State & Country QuickFacts  
 
Geography QuickFactsWichita FallsTexas
Land area in square miles, 201072.14261,231.71
Persons per square mile, 20101,449.396.3
FIPS Code7900048
   
Source:US Census Bureau State & Country QuickFacts  
 
WF MSA Per Capita Personal IncomeWF Per Capita Personal Income Gap

 

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