Lower South Central Region



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Population
Age Demographics
Ethnic Demographics
Employment Statistics
Industry Employment
Establishments by Size
Farms
Personal Income
Per Capita Personal Income

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Lower South Central Region Population
  2004 Population 1990 Population 2000 Population Change 1990-2004 Change 2000-2004
Douglas 13,546 11,876 13,084 14.1% 3.5%
Howell 37,995 31,447 37,238 20.8% 2.0%
Oregon 10,441 9,470 10,344 10.3% 0.9%
Ozark 9,431 8,598 9,542 9.7% -1.2%
Shannon 8,831 7,613 8,324 10.1% 0.7%
Texas 24,476 21,476 23,003 14.0% 6.4%
Wright 18,177 16,758 17,955 8.5% 1.2%
Region Total 122,447 107,238 119,490 14.2% 2.5%


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Lower South Central Region Demographics
  2003 Females 2003 Males Population Age
< 25
Population Age
25-44
Population Age
> 44
2002 Pop. In Poverty
Douglas 6,794 6,569 4,411 3,327 5,625 2,651
Howell 19,323 18,176 12,758 9,767 14,974 6,487
Oregon 5,277 5,024 3,254 2,539 4,508 2,186
Ozark 4,790 4,708 2,780 2,212 4,506 1,944
Shannon 4,230 4,063 2,787 2,153 3,353 1,983
Texas 12,073 12,069 7,769 6,394 9,979 4,673
Wright 9,355 8,831 6,526 4,618 7,042 3,645
Region Total 61,842 59,440 40,285 31,010 49,987 23,569
Percent 51.0% 49.0% 33.2% 25.6% 41.2% 19.4%


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2003  Lower South Central Region Demographics
  White Black Asian Other Hispanic
Douglas 12,971 15 141 236 132
Howell 36,303 130 363 703 459
Oregon 9,767 10 304 220 112
Ozark 9,321 16 59 102 97
Shannon 7,916 18 153 206 94
Texas 22,886 480 233 543 298
Wright 17,788 81 129 188 179
Region Total 116,952 750 1,382 2,198 1,371
Percent 96.4% 0.6% 1.1% 1.8% 1.1%
Source: US Census Bureau


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2004 Lower South Central Region Employment Statistics

Labor Force Employment Unemployment Unemployment Rate
Douglas 6,086 5,725 362 5.9%
Howell 18,974 17,957 1,017 5.4%
Oregon 4,173 3,940 233 5.6%
Ozark 4,364 4,100 264 6.0%
Shannon 3,902 3,565 337 8.6%
Texas 10,568 9,843 725 6.9%
Wright 8,123 7,579 544 6.7%
Region Total 56,190 52,708 3,482 6.2%
Source: 2004 Local Area Unemployment Statistics


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2004 Lower South Central Region Industry Employment

Natural Resources & Mining Const. Manu. Trade, Trans. & Utilities Info. Financial Activities Prof. & Business Services Education & Health Services Leisure & Hospitality Other Services Govt
Douglas 50 67 438 554 46 87 202 259 148 50 159
Howell 67 472 3,543 3,039 327 488 734 2,699 1,342 323 332
Oregon 33 31 275 516 32 136 51 292 134 44 129
Ozark 17 18 224 318 ND 104 ND 112 199 35 61
Shannon 27 16 733 197 ND 99 ND 87 155 76 96
Texas 39 147 855 1,463 55 257 152 543 351 102 237
Wright 30 206 754 1,172 54 190 218 374 341 111 233
Region Total 263 957 6,822 7,259 514 1,361 1,357 4,366 2,670 741 1,247
Percent 1.0% 3.5% 24.8% 26.3% 1.9% 4.9% 4.9% 15.8% 9.7% 2.7% 4.5%
Source: 2004 QCEW, NAICS supersectors, ND = Not Disclosable


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2003 Number of Lower South Central Region Establishments by Size
Employees 1-4 5-9 10-19 20-49 50-99 100-249 250-499 500-999 1000+ County Total
Douglas 147 35 17 11 3 2 1 0 0 216
Howell 631 219 121 81 20 13 5 1 1 1,092
Oregon 141 35 24 14 7 0 0 0 0 221
Ozark 124 26 14 5 4 0 0 0 0 173
Shannon 111 27 17 6 1 2 0 0 0 164
Texas 329 91 47 22 10 7 1 0 0 507
Wright 257 83 39 35 7 1 1 0 0 423
Region Total 1,740 516 279 174 52 25 8 1 1 2,796
Percent 62.2% 18.5% 10.0% 6.2% 1.9% 0.9% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0%
Source: 2003 US Census Bureau


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Lower South Central Region Farms
  1997 2002 % Change
Douglas 1,368 1,160 -15.2%
Howell 1,856 1,743 -6.1%
Oregon 903 846 -6.6%
Ozark 884 820 -7.2%
Shannon 539 516 -4.3%
Texas 1,657 1,600 -3.4%
Wright 1,482 1,348 -9.0%
Region Total 8,689 8,030 -7.6%


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Lower South Central Region Personal Income ($000)

1993 2002 2003 % Change 1993-2003 % Change 2002-2003
Douglas $140,470 $232,111 $242,493 72.6% 4.5%
Howell $466,261 $740,306 $780,036 67.3% 5.4%
Oregon $113,406 $174,308 $181,274 59.8% 4.0%
Ozark $109,429 $163,897 $169,325 54.7% 3.3%
Shannon $92,283 $138,122 $143,012 55.0% 3.5%
Texas $268,969 $395,009 $411,416 53.0% 4.2%
Wright $213,638 $307,848 $319,397 49.5% 3.8%
Region Total $1,404,456 $2,151,601 $2,246,953 60.0% 4.4%



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Lower South Central Region Per Capita Personal Income

1993 2002 2003 % Change 1993-2003 % Change 2002-2003
Douglas $11,720 $17,384 $18,187 55.2% 4.6%
Howell $13,850 $19,851 $20,763 49.9% 4.6%
Oregon $11,702 $16,986 $17,523 49.7% 3.2%
Ozark $12,223 $17,342 $17,797 45.6% 2.6%
Shannon $11,736 $16,542 $17,191 46.5% 3.9%
Texas $12,245 $16,298 $17,107 39.7% 5.0%
Wright $12,723 $16,945 $17,559 38.0% 3.6%
Region Total $12,314 $17,335 $18,018 46.3% 3.9%
Source: US Bureau of Economic Analysis


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