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Work and Jobs in Galveston, Texas (TX) Detailed Stats
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Based on the data from 2000 / 2016 when the population of Galveston, Texas was 57,247 / 52,351

Most common industries

Most common industries (%)

Most common industries for males (%)

Most common industries for females (%)

Most common industries

Industry

All

Males

Females

Health care20.9%
(5,073)
13.1%
(1,594)
28.9%
(3,479)
Educational services13.3%
(3,234)
9.6%
(1,167)
17.2%
(2,067)
Accommodation and food services13.3%
(3,230)
13.6%
(1,658)
13.0%
(1,572)
Construction5.4%
(1,310)
10.1%
(1,228)
0.7%
(82)
Public administration4.9%
(1,199)
5.2%
(639)
4.6%
(560)
Finance and insurance4.4%
(1,057)
2.7%
(329)
6.0%
(728)
Professional, scientific, and technical services3.2%
(775)
3.6%
(435)
2.8%
(340)
Administrative and support and waste management services2.9%
(715)
3.8%
(463)
2.1%
(252)
Department and other general merchandise stores2.2%
(539)
1.7%
(212)
2.7%
(327)
Food and beverage stores2.0%
(488)
2.1%
(252)
2.0%
(236)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation1.9%
(460)
2.6%
(313)
1.2%
(147)
Real estate and rental and leasing1.8%
(436)
1.7%
(206)
1.9%
(230)
Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers1.6%
(380)
2.8%
(338)
0.3%
(42)
Repair and maintenance1.5%
(361)
2.9%
(356)
0.0%
(5)
Social assistance1.3%
(326)
0.3%
(40)
2.4%
(286)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations1.3%
(326)
1.4%
(168)
1.3%
(158)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores1.1%
(275)
0.9%
(106)
1.4%
(169)
Personal and laundry services1.1%
(265)
0.9%
(112)
1.3%
(153)
Private households0.9%
(217)
0.2%
(19)
1.6%
(198)
Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries0.8%
(188)
1.0%
(127)
0.5%
(61)
Chemicals0.8%
(187)
1.5%
(182)
0.0%
(5)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers0.6%
(156)
1.0%
(116)
0.3%
(40)
Transportation equipment0.6%
(144)
1.0%
(118)
0.2%
(26)
Broadcasting and telecommunications0.6%
(143)
0.8%
(99)
0.4%
(44)
Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores0.6%
(135)
0.6%
(76)
0.5%
(59)
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction0.5%
(127)
1.0%
(117)
0.1%
(10)
U. S. Postal service0.5%
(115)
0.6%
(77)
0.3%
(38)
Metal and metal products0.4%
(107)
0.8%
(100)
0.1%
(7)
Petroleum and coal products0.4%
(104)
0.7%
(86)
0.1%
(18)
Alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers0.4%
(99)
0.8%
(93)
0.0%
(6)
Utilities0.4%
(98)
0.5%
(65)
0.3%
(33)
Gasoline stations0.4%
(96)
0.6%
(74)
0.2%
(22)
Truck transportation0.4%
(93)
0.8%
(93)
0.0%
(0)
Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.4%
(92)
0.7%
(81)
0.1%
(11)
Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores0.4%
(90)
0.3%
(38)
0.4%
(52)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores0.4%
(89)
0.2%
(26)
0.5%
(63)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers0.4%
(89)
0.5%
(61)
0.2%
(28)
Food0.4%
(87)
0.6%
(68)
0.2%
(19)
Water transportation0.3%
(78)
0.6%
(70)
0.1%
(8)
Radio, TV, and computer stores0.3%
(77)
0.2%
(25)
0.4%
(52)
Miscellaneous manufacturing0.3%
(76)
0.5%
(62)
0.1%
(14)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting0.3%
(75)
0.5%
(65)
0.1%
(10)
Machinery0.3%
(73)
0.5%
(61)
0.1%
(12)
Other direct selling establishments0.3%
(68)
0.1%
(15)
0.4%
(53)
Pharmacies and drug stores0.3%
(65)
0.2%
(23)
0.3%
(42)
Data processing, libraries, and other information services0.3%
(64)
0.2%
(24)
0.3%
(40)
Air transportation0.2%
(44)
0.1%
(10)
0.3%
(34)
Vending machine operators0.2%
(41)
0.2%
(24)
0.1%
(17)
Nonmetallic mineral products0.2%
(41)
0.3%
(41)
0.0%
(0)
Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers0.2%
(40)
0.3%
(40)
0.0%
(0)
Rail transportation0.1%
(34)
0.3%
(34)
0.0%
(0)
Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers0.1%
(33)
0.3%
(33)
0.0%
(0)
Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores0.1%
(31)
0.2%
(23)
0.1%
(8)
Book stores and news dealers0.1%
(30)
0.1%
(12)
0.1%
(18)
Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers0.1%
(29)
0.2%
(20)
0.1%
(9)
Health and personal care, except drug, stores0.1%
(25)
0.0%
(0)
0.2%
(25)
Computer and electronic products0.1%
(25)
0.2%
(21)
0.0%
(4)
Textile mills and textile products0.1%
(24)
0.1%
(18)
0.0%
(6)
Plastics and rubber products0.1%
(24)
0.2%
(24)
0.0%
(0)
Printing and related support activities0.1%
(21)
0.2%
(21)
0.0%
(0)
Recyclable material merchant wholesalers0.1%
(20)
0.2%
(20)
0.0%
(0)
Paper and paper products merchant wholesalers0.1%
(19)
0.2%
(19)
0.0%
(0)
Warehousing and storage0.1%
(14)
0.1%
(14)
0.0%
(0)
Metals and minerals, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers0.1%
(14)
0.1%
(14)
0.0%
(0)
Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers0.1%
(14)
0.1%
(14)
0.0%
(0)
Wood products0.1%
(13)
0.1%
(13)
0.0%
(0)

Unemployment in Galveston

Unemployment by year (%)

Unemployment by year (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 8.6%Males
  • 5.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 21.5%Males
  • 13.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 5.0%Males
  • 4.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 13.8%Males
  • 6.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 12.0%Males
  • 17.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 10.6%Males
  • 17.1%Females
  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 8.0%Males
  • 8.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 17.8%Males
  • 14.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 18.1%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 8.3%Males
  • 3.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 7.5%Males
  • 9.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 7.8%Males
  • 15.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 8.0%Males
  • 11.1%Females
Unemployment in 2015:
Galveston:

4.8%
Texas:

4.4%
Unemployment in 2014:
Galveston:

5.6%
Texas:

5.1%
Unemployment in 2013:
Galveston:

6.8%
Texas:

6.2%
Unemployment in 2012:
Galveston:

7.5%
Texas:

6.7%
Unemployment in 2011:
Galveston:

8.5%
Texas:

7.8%
Unemployment in 2010:
Galveston:

8.6%
Texas:

8.1%
Unemployment in 2009:
Galveston:

8.1%
Texas:

7.6%
Unemployment in 2008:
Galveston:

6.2%
Texas:

4.8%
Unemployment in 2007:
Galveston:

4.8%
Texas:

4.3%
Unemployment in 2006:
Galveston:

5.5%
Texas:

4.9%
Unemployment in 2005:
Galveston:

6.0%
Texas:

5.4%
Unemployment in 2004:
Galveston:

8.9%
Texas:

5.9%
Unemployment in 2003:
Galveston:

9.4%
Texas:

6.7%
Unemployment in 2002:
Galveston:

8.6%
Texas:

6.4%
Unemployment in 2001:
Galveston:

6.8%
Texas:

5.0%
Unemployment in 2000:
Galveston:

6.4%
Texas:

4.3%
Unemployment in 1999:
Galveston:

8.5%
Texas:

4.7%
Unemployment in 1998:
Galveston:

8.7%
Texas:

4.9%
Unemployment in 1997:
Galveston:

10.4%
Texas:

5.3%
Unemployment in 1996:
Galveston:

10.6%
Texas:

5.7%
Unemployment in 1995:
Galveston:

9.8%
Texas:

6.1%
Unemployment in 1994:
Galveston:

10.9%
Texas:

6.5%
Unemployment in 1993:
Galveston:

11.0%
Texas:

7.2%
Unemployment in 1992:
Galveston:

11.5%
Texas:

7.6%
Unemployment in 1991:
Galveston:

9.6%
Texas:

6.9%
Unemployment in 1990:
Galveston:

9.1%
Texas:

6.3%

Time leaving home to go to work

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2016 (%)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

3.1% (675)
Texas:

4.7% (574,066)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Galveston:

4.3% (922)
Texas:

4.3% (519,810)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

4.0% (862)
Texas:

5.2% (634,546)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Galveston:

9.0% (1,947)
Texas:

9.7% (1,180,591)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

8.1% (1,745)
Texas:

9.9% (1,209,841)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Galveston:

14.1% (3,047)
Texas:

15.9% (1,933,061)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

14.3% (3,085)
Texas:

12.5% (1,514,594)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Galveston:

8.5% (1,823)
Texas:

10.2% (1,244,336)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

4.2% (896)
Texas:

4.7% (567,287)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

7.9% (1,693)
Texas:

6.2% (759,649)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

4.3% (925)
Texas:

2.8% (345,450)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

1.9% (407)
Texas:

1.2% (143,056)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Galveston:

6.9% (1,492)
Texas:

5.9% (719,350)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Galveston:

7.5% (1,617)
Texas:

6.7% (819,248)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000 (%)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

2.6% (609)
Texas:

3.1% (281,361)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Galveston:

2.1% (507)
Texas:

2.9% (262,060)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

2.5% (586)
Texas:

4.4% (403,423)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Galveston:

6.9% (1,648)
Texas:

8.8% (808,876)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

7.7% (1,827)
Texas:

10.7% (976,557)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Galveston:

14.6% (3,476)
Texas:

16.4% (1,500,904)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

21.0% (5,002)
Texas:

16.8% (1,536,308)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Galveston:

10.5% (2,508)
Texas:

10.0% (913,601)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

4.6% (1,105)
Texas:

4.4% (398,656)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

6.9% (1,638)
Texas:

5.2% (472,592)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

3.4% (797)
Texas:

2.2% (197,844)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

1.2% (295)
Texas:

0.9% (86,997)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Galveston:

6.3% (1,507)
Texas:

5.5% (503,565)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Galveston:

7.4% (1,771)
Texas:

6.1% (563,107)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2016 (%) - Males

    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    4.1% (469)
    Texas:

    6.1% (405,749)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    6.1% (686)
    Texas:

    5.6% (371,969)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    4.3% (487)
    Texas:

    6.3% (422,994)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    10.2% (1,149)
    Texas:

    11.5% (767,437)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    9.0% (1,014)
    Texas:

    10.2% (677,441)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    12.6% (1,423)
    Texas:

    14.8% (986,456)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    13.0% (1,464)
    Texas:

    10.7% (709,674)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    7.7% (867)
    Texas:

    9.6% (640,384)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    3.6% (404)
    Texas:

    3.9% (259,292)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    5.2% (592)
    Texas:

    5.6% (375,626)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    2.2% (253)
    Texas:

    2.3% (155,381)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    1.8% (203)
    Texas:

    1.0% (68,490)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    7.2% (813)
    Texas:

    5.7% (379,511)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    8.0% (907)
    Texas:

    6.6% (441,557)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2016 (%) - Females

    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    1.9% (194)
    Texas:

    3.1% (168,317)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    1.6% (168)
    Texas:

    2.7% (147,841)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    3.2% (329)
    Texas:

    3.8% (211,552)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    7.6% (782)
    Texas:

    7.5% (413,154)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    7.1% (728)
    Texas:

    9.7% (532,400)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    15.7% (1,605)
    Texas:

    17.2% (946,605)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    15.7% (1,606)
    Texas:

    14.6% (804,920)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    9.4% (957)
    Texas:

    11.0% (603,952)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    4.8% (486)
    Texas:

    5.6% (307,995)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    10.9% (1,115)
    Texas:

    7.0% (384,023)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    6.5% (664)
    Texas:

    3.5% (190,069)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    1.8% (188)
    Texas:

    1.4% (74,566)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    6.7% (685)
    Texas:

    6.2% (339,839)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    6.5% (669)
    Texas:

    6.9% (377,691)

Travel time to work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 83.5%
Number of people working at home: 1,444 (6.3% of all workers)
Daytime population change due to commuting: +10,462 (+18.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 18,688 (78.6%)

Travel time to work (in minutes) by means of transportation (%)

Less than 30 minutes - public transportation:
Galveston:

49.6% (397)
Texas:

27.1% (46,145)
Less than 30 minutes - other means:
Galveston:

83.7% (18,802)
Texas:

65.5% (5,719,507)
30 to 44 minutes - public transportation:
Galveston:

30.3% (242)
Texas:

25.2% (42,951)
30 to 44 minutes - other means:
Galveston:

7.0% (1,568)
Texas:

20.2% (1,767,537)
45 to 59 minutes - public transportation:
Galveston:

7.4% (59)
Texas:

16.2% (27,524)
45 to 59 minutes - other means:
Galveston:

3.0% (676)
Texas:

7.6% (664,482)
60 or more minutes - public transportation:
Galveston:

12.8% (102)
Texas:

31.5% (53,648)
60 or more minutes - other means:
Galveston:

6.4% (1,430)
Texas:

6.7% (584,057)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016 (%)

Working at home in 2016 - Galveston

Working at home in 2016 - Texas

Less than 5 minutes:
Galveston:

2.1% (714)
Texas:

2.6% (321,256)
5 to 9 minutes:
Galveston:

11.9% (4,143)
Texas:

9.3% (1,131,562)
10 to 14 minutes:
Galveston:

15.6% (5,418)
Texas:

13.2% (1,610,455)
15 to 19 minutes:
Galveston:

15.1% (5,242)
Texas:

15.7% (1,909,491)
20 to 24 minutes:
Galveston:

11.0% (3,834)
Texas:

14.3% (1,742,644)
25 to 29 minutes:
Galveston:

6.5% (2,275)
Texas:

6.0% (734,926)
30 to 34 minutes:
Galveston:

10.9% (3,802)
Texas:

14.9% (1,807,598)
35 to 39 minutes:
Galveston:

4.8% (1,675)
Texas:

3.1% (371,804)
40 to 44 minutes:
Galveston:

5.6% (1,955)
Texas:

3.9% (470,708)
45 to 59 minutes:
Galveston:

7.7% (2,669)
Texas:

8.6% (1,047,245)
60 to 89 minutes:
Galveston:

5.3% (1,850)
Texas:

6.0% (733,478)
90 or more minutes:
Galveston:

3.0% (1,045)
Texas:

2.3% (283,599)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2000 (%)

Working at home in 2000 - Galveston

Working at home in 2000 - Texas

Less than 5 minutes:
Galveston:

4.8% (1,135)
Texas:

3.0% (277,642)
5 to 9 minutes:
Galveston:

16.7% (3,977)
Texas:

10.3% (942,891)
10 to 14 minutes:
Galveston:

24.8% (5,893)
Texas:

14.4% (1,317,555)
15 to 19 minutes:
Galveston:

20.3% (4,831)
Texas:

16.0% (1,467,945)
20 to 24 minutes:
Galveston:

12.2% (2,893)
Texas:

13.9% (1,276,781)
25 to 29 minutes:
Galveston:

2.0% (470)
Texas:

5.3% (482,838)
30 to 34 minutes:
Galveston:

6.1% (1,443)
Texas:

14.3% (1,309,699)
35 to 39 minutes:
Galveston:

0.6% (144)
Texas:

2.4% (219,873)
40 to 44 minutes:
Galveston:

0.9% (223)
Texas:

3.1% (280,916)
45 to 59 minutes:
Galveston:

3.1% (735)
Texas:

7.6% (692,006)
60 to 89 minutes:
Galveston:

4.4% (1,057)
Texas:

4.6% (418,905)
90 or more minutes:
Galveston:

2.0% (475)
Texas:

2.4% (218,800)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016 (%) - Males

    Less than 5 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    2.0% (382)
    Texas:

    2.5% (168,109)
    5 to 9 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    12.3% (2,288)
    Texas:

    8.2% (548,908)
    10 to 14 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    15.8% (2,955)
    Texas:

    12.3% (815,753)
    15 to 19 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    14.2% (2,656)
    Texas:

    14.7% (977,114)
    20 to 24 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    9.2% (1,726)
    Texas:

    14.1% (939,596)
    25 to 29 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    8.4% (1,563)
    Texas:

    6.0% (400,795)
    30 to 34 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    10.2% (1,895)
    Texas:

    15.7% (1,043,923)
    35 to 39 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    4.4% (820)
    Texas:

    3.3% (216,454)
    40 to 44 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    4.5% (836)
    Texas:

    4.1% (272,394)
    45 to 59 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    9.4% (1,751)
    Texas:

    9.2% (613,538)
    60 to 89 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    7.2% (1,345)
    Texas:

    7.0% (466,799)
    90 or more minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    3.3% (625)
    Texas:

    2.9% (194,738)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016 (%) - Females

    Less than 5 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    2.0% (327)
    Texas:

    2.8% (153,147)
    5 to 9 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    11.6% (1,867)
    Texas:

    10.6% (582,654)
    10 to 14 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    15.4% (2,483)
    Texas:

    14.4% (794,702)
    15 to 19 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    15.9% (2,572)
    Texas:

    16.9% (932,377)
    20 to 24 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    13.1% (2,120)
    Texas:

    14.6% (803,048)
    25 to 29 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    4.9% (785)
    Texas:

    6.1% (334,131)
    30 to 34 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    11.8% (1,908)
    Texas:

    13.9% (763,675)
    35 to 39 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    5.3% (857)
    Texas:

    2.8% (155,350)
    40 to 44 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    7.2% (1,156)
    Texas:

    3.6% (198,314)
    45 to 59 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    5.5% (884)
    Texas:

    7.9% (433,707)
    60 to 89 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    3.0% (480)
    Texas:

    4.8% (266,679)
    90 or more minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    2.6% (413)
    Texas:

    1.6% (88,861)

Means of transportation to work

Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Galveston

Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Texas

Drove car alone:
Galveston:

74.1% (27,106)
Texas:

80.5% (10,296,239)
Carpooled:
Galveston:

11.9% (4,365)
Texas:

10.1% (1,289,832)
Bus or trolley bus:
Galveston:

0.9% (340)
Texas:

1.2% (158,359)
Bicycle:
Galveston:

1.5% (547)
Texas:

0.3% (33,194)
Walked:
Galveston:

4.7% (1,714)
Texas:

1.6% (200,556)
Other means:
Galveston:

1.4% (501)
Texas:

1.3% (162,697)

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Galveston

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Texas

Drove car alone:
Galveston:

65.7% (15,642)
Texas:

77.7% (7,115,590)
Carpooled:
Galveston:

18.0% (4,283)
Texas:

14.5% (1,326,012)
Bus or trolley bus:
Galveston:

2.5% (601)
Texas:

1.7% (157,014)
Streetcar or trolley car:
Galveston:

0.0% (8)
Texas:

0.0% (1,669)
Ferryboat:
Galveston:

0.0% (5)
Texas:

0.0% (738)
Taxicab:
Galveston:

0.8% (186)
Texas:

0.1% (6,102)
Motorcycle:
Galveston:

0.2% (58)
Texas:

0.1% (12,068)
Bicycle:
Galveston:

2.4% (571)
Texas:

0.2% (21,551)
Walked:
Galveston:

6.6% (1,559)
Texas:

1.9% (173,670)
Other means:
Galveston:

1.5% (363)
Texas:

0.9% (86,692)

Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Galveston (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Texas (Males)

    Drove car alone - Males:
    Galveston:

    73.5% (14,230)
    Texas:

    80.3% (5,606,176)
    Carpooled - Males:
    Galveston:

    13.8% (2,663)
    Texas:

    10.2% (711,538)
    Bus or trolley bus - Males:
    Galveston:

    0.8% (145)
    Texas:

    1.2% (81,403)
    Bicycle - Males:
    Galveston:

    2.6% (512)
    Texas:

    0.4% (24,943)
    Walked - Males:
    Galveston:

    3.9% (757)
    Texas:

    1.7% (118,178)
    Other means - Males:
    Galveston:

    1.4% (265)
    Texas:

    1.5% (102,836)

Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Galveston (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2016Travel time to work - Texas (Females)

    Drove car alone - Females:
    Galveston:

    74.8% (12,874)
    Texas:

    80.8% (4,690,063)
    Carpooled - Females:
    Galveston:

    9.8% (1,690)
    Texas:

    10.0% (578,294)
    Bus or trolley bus - Females:
    Galveston:

    1.1% (191)
    Texas:

    1.3% (76,956)
    Bicycle - Females:
    Galveston:

    0.2% (33)
    Texas:

    0.1% (8,251)
    Walked - Females:
    Galveston:

    5.8% (1,006)
    Texas:

    1.4% (82,378)
    Other means - Females:
    Galveston:

    1.3% (223)
    Texas:

    1.0% (59,861)

Private vehicle occupancy

Private vehicle occupancy in 2016 (%)

Drove alone:
Galveston:

87.7% (16,124)
Texas:

88.9% (10,294,898)
In 2 person carpool:
Galveston:

9.9% (1,822)
Texas:

8.3% (966,820)
In 3 person carpool:
Galveston:

1.0% (177)
Texas:

1.7% (199,042)
In 4 person carpool:
Galveston:

0.2% (41)
Texas:

0.6% (69,047)
In 5-6 person carpool:
Galveston:

0.4% (67)
Texas:

0.3% (35,125)
In 7+ person carpool:
Galveston:

0.2% (46)
Texas:

0.2% (19,215)

Private vehicle occupancy in 2000 (%)

Drove alone:
Galveston:

78.5% (15,642)
Texas:

84.3% (7,115,590)
In 2 person carpool:
Galveston:

17.7% (3,517)
Texas:

11.6% (982,994)
In 3 person carpool:
Galveston:

2.8% (554)
Texas:

2.4% (201,602)
In 4 person carpool:
Galveston:

0.5% (109)
Texas:

1.0% (83,518)
In 5-6 person carpool:
Galveston:

0.4% (81)
Texas:

0.5% (40,662)
In 7+ person carpool:
Galveston:

0.1% (22)
Texas:

0.2% (17,236)

Class of Workers

Class of Workers (%)

Employee of private company:
Galveston:

53.0% (12,857)
Texas:

69.6% (6,425,274)
Self-employed in own incorporated business:
Galveston:

2.1% (497)
Texas:

2.7% (250,864)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers:
Galveston:

7.5% (1,817)
Texas:

5.7% (526,631)
Local government workers:
Galveston:

8.2% (2,000)
Texas:

6.6% (608,479)
State government workers:
Galveston:

21.1% (5,119)
Texas:

5.4% (501,082)
Federal government workers:
Galveston:

2.1% (515)
Texas:

2.6% (237,177)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business:
Galveston:

5.6% (1,360)
Texas:

7.1% (653,527)
Unpaid family workers:
Galveston:

0.3% (78)
Texas:

0.3% (31,338)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Employee of private company - Males:
Galveston:

57.0% (6,952)
Texas:

72.7% (3,684,731)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
Galveston:

3.0% (367)
Texas:

3.6% (183,838)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
Galveston:

5.7% (693)
Texas:

3.4% (173,484)
Local government workers - Males:
Galveston:

7.9% (960)
Texas:

5.1% (260,804)
State government workers - Males:
Galveston:

16.4% (1,997)
Texas:

3.8% (190,371)
Federal government workers - Males:
Galveston:

2.3% (276)
Texas:

2.6% (133,009)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
Galveston:

7.4% (908)
Texas:

8.4% (428,111)
Unpaid family workers - Males:
Galveston:

0.3% (40)
Texas:

0.3% (14,338)

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Employee of private company - Females:
Galveston:

49.0% (5,905)
Texas:

65.8% (2,740,543)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
Galveston:

1.1% (130)
Texas:

1.6% (67,026)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
Galveston:

9.3% (1,124)
Texas:

8.5% (353,147)
Local government workers - Females:
Galveston:

8.6% (1,040)
Texas:

8.3% (347,675)
State government workers - Females:
Galveston:

25.9% (3,122)
Texas:

7.5% (310,711)
Federal government workers - Females:
Galveston:

2.0% (239)
Texas:

2.5% (104,168)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
Galveston:

3.8% (452)
Texas:

5.4% (225,416)
Unpaid family workers - Females:
Galveston:

0.3% (38)
Texas:

0.4% (17,000)
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