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WF Mon Econ Index 03-13

 

Latest Numbers:          % of Change

US CPI

232.96 in Dec 2013                            1.5% ⇑


TX Population

26,059,203 in 2013                            3.6% ⇑


TX Non-Farm Jobs

8,987,663 in 2011                              2.3% ⇑


TX Unemployment Rate

6.0% in Dec 2013                             -0.1% ⇔


TX Retail Sales

$37.6 billion in Dec 2013                    6.7% ⇑


TX Housing Permits

135,514 in 2012                               -4.1% ⇓


TX House Price Index

$237.81 in 2013, Q3                          1.4% ⇑

 

 Published by Bureau of Business & Government Research, Dillard College of Business, Midwestern State University


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 QuickFacts                                    Texas          US

Living in same house 1 year & over, 2008-2012         82.6%           84.8%

Home Ownership Rate, 2008-2012                             63.9%           65.5%

Median Value of Owner-Occupied Housing Units       $128,000       $181,400

Households, 2008-2012                                        8,782,598   115,226,802

Persons per Household, 2008-2012                               2.8              2.61

 

 
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
Sept 2013Oct 2013Nov 2013Dec 2013
Jan 2014
Feb 2014
   Civilian Labor Force (1)71.471.471.472.070.070.3
   Employment (1)67.367.567.668.366.366.4
   Unemployment (1)4.23.93.83.73.83.9
Unemployment Rate5.85.55.35.15.4 5.5
Non-farm Wage & Salary Employment      
   Total Non-Farm (2)57.657.857.858.257.257.1
      12 Month % Change 0 0.5 -0.2 0.2 0.2 -0.2
   Mining, Logging, & Construction (2) 3.83.83.83.73.73.6
      12 Month % Change 8.6 8.6 8.6 5.7 8.8 2.9
   Manufacturing (2) 5.35.35.25.35.15.1
      12 Month % Change -1.9 -1.9 -3.7 -1.9 -5.6 -3.8
   Trade, Transportation, & Utilities (2) 11.411.611.81211.611.4
      12 Month % Change 3.6 5.5 4.4 5.3 6.4 4.6
   Information (2) 1.11.11.11.11.11.1
      12 Month % Change 101010101010
   Financial Activities (2) 2.7 2.8 2.7 2.8 2.8 2.7
      12 Month % Change 03.703.73.70
   Professional & Business Services (2) 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.5 3.5
      12 Month % Change -12.8-12.8-12.8-12.8-10.3-5.4
   Education & Health Services (2) 9.2 9.2 9.1 9.2 9 8.9
      12 Month % Change -1.1-1.1-2.20-2.2-3.3
   Leisure & Hospitality (2) 6 6 6.1 6 5.9 6.1
      12 Month % Change -1.61.73.4-1.601.7
   Other Services (2) 2.7 2.6 2.5 2.6 2.5 2.6
      12 Month % Change 3.80-3.8000
   Government (2) 12 12 12.1 12.1 12 12.1
      12 Month % Change -0.8-1.6-1.6-1.6-1.6-1.6

(1) Number of persons, in thousands

(2) Number of jobs, in thousands

      

Published by Bureau of Business & Government Research, Dillard College of Business, Midwestern State University


 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, 2012 estimate104,55226,059,203
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base104,55425,145,561
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012Z3.6%
Population, 2010104,55325,145,561
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%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b)18.9%37.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201063.6%45.3%
   
Foreign born persons, percent, 2007-20117.9%16.2%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2007-201182.6%80.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2007-201120.9%26.1%
Veterans, 2007-20119,2081,618,413
   
Source:US Census Bureau State & Country QuickFacts  

 

 
 
WF MSA Per Capita Personal IncomeWF Per Capita Personal Income Gap

 

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