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Based on the data from 2000 / 2009 when the population of Galveston, Texas was 57,247 / 56,148

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)

Most common occupations (%)

Most common occupations for males (%)

Most common occupations for females (%)

Most common occupations

Occupation

All

Males

Females

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations6.3% (1,530)6.6% (801)6.0% (729)
Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers5.0% (1,203)5.7% (691)4.2% (512)
Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors3.8% (927)1.5% (179)6.2% (748)
Cashiers3.5% (851)2.0% (243)5.0% (608)
Other sales and related workers including supervisors3.4% (821)3.5% (429)3.3% (392)
Secretaries and administrative assistants3.3% (793)0.2% (19)6.4% (774)
Cooks and food preparation workers3.2% (785)3.4% (418)3.0% (367)
Health technologists and technicians2.9% (713)1.0% (123)4.9% (590)
Registered nurses2.9% (711)0.5% (64)5.4% (647)
Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers2.8% (683)0.8% (102)4.8% (581)
Physicians and surgeons2.6% (629)3.0% (360)2.2% (269)
Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors2.4% (592)3.2% (394)1.6% (198)
Waiters and waitresses2.4% (590)1.8% (220)3.1% (370)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides2.3% (566)0.6% (70)4.1% (496)
Postsecondary teachers2.3% (550)2.5% (306)2.0% (244)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors2.3% (548)4.3% (529)0.2% (19)
Retail sales workers except cashiers2.1% (519)1.7% (205)2.6% (314)
Life and physical scientists2.0% (487)2.3% (285)1.7% (202)
Information and record clerks except customer service representatives2.0% (475)0.5% (64)3.4% (411)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers1.9% (454)2.5% (308)1.2% (146)
Law enforcement workers including supervisors1.7% (416)2.4% (292)1.0% (124)
Business operations specialists1.6% (377)1.4% (166)1.8% (211)
Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing1.5% (370)2.2% (274)0.8% (96)
Other production occupations including supervisors1.3% (325)2.3% (275)0.4% (50)
Laborers and material movers, hand1.3% (323)2.3% (277)0.4% (46)
Other protective service workers including supervisors1.3% (312)2.1% (260)0.4% (52)
Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists1.2% (287)0.4% (47)2.0% (240)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks1.2% (285)0.4% (44)2.0% (241)
Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses1.2% (281)0.8% (97)1.5% (184)
Computer specialists1.1% (276)1.5% (181)0.8% (95)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers1.1% (265)2.1% (261)0.0% (4)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers1.0% (254)2.0% (249)0.0% (5)
Top executives0.9% (218)1.7% (203)0.1% (15)
Therapists0.9% (214)0.5% (63)1.3% (151)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers0.9% (211)0.7% (90)1.0% (121)
Painters and paperhangers0.8% (198)1.4% (167)0.3% (31)
Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers0.8% (195)1.6% (195)0.0% (0)
Carpenters0.8% (190)1.5% (186)0.0% (4)
Media and communication equipment workers0.8% (182)0.9% (113)0.6% (69)
Operations specialties managers except financial managers0.7% (180)0.9% (106)0.6% (74)
Metal workers and plastic workers0.7% (180)1.4% (173)0.1% (7)
Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations0.7% (174)0.6% (76)0.8% (98)
Construction laborers0.7% (170)1.4% (170)0.0% (0)
Customer service representatives0.6% (156)0.4% (49)0.9% (107)
Child care workers0.6% (152)0.1% (15)1.1% (137)
Other healthcare support occupations0.6% (144)0.3% (35)0.9% (109)
Personal appearance workers0.6% (141)0.4% (43)0.8% (98)
Electricians0.6% (138)1.1% (138)0.0% (0)
Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations0.6% (137)0.4% (48)0.7% (89)
Engineers0.6% (136)1.1% (136)0.0% (0)
Lawyers0.5% (130)0.7% (85)0.4% (45)
Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks0.5% (130)0.1% (12)1.0% (118)
Accountants and auditors0.5% (128)0.7% (91)0.3% (37)
Supervisors, construction and extraction workers0.5% (122)1.0% (117)0.0% (5)
Other financial specialists0.5% (121)0.5% (64)0.5% (57)
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers0.5% (121)0.3% (42)0.7% (79)
Secondary school teachers0.5% (119)0.5% (55)0.5% (64)
Rail and water transportation workers0.5% (116)1.0% (116)0.0% (0)
Motor vehicle operators except bus and truck drivers0.4% (105)0.6% (77)0.2% (28)
Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers0.4% (104)0.6% (75)0.2% (29)
Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters0.4% (101)0.8% (101)0.0% (0)
Art and design workers0.4% (96)0.2% (23)0.6% (73)
Food processing workers0.4% (92)0.6% (76)0.1% (16)
Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants0.4% (91)0.3% (36)0.5% (55)
Religious workers0.4% (85)0.5% (56)0.2% (29)
Life, physical, and social science technicians0.3% (84)0.4% (45)0.3% (39)
Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers0.3% (83)0.5% (58)0.2% (25)
Financial managers0.3% (82)0.1% (9)0.6% (73)
Other construction workers and helpers0.3% (78)0.6% (78)0.0% (0)
Air transportation workers0.3% (78)0.6% (78)0.0% (0)
Bus drivers0.3% (73)0.5% (57)0.1% (16)
Material moving workers except laborers and material movers, hand0.3% (71)0.6% (71)0.0% (0)
Librarians, curators, and archivists0.3% (69)0.1% (15)0.4% (54)
Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers0.3% (68)0.5% (58)0.1% (10)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians0.3% (67)0.4% (45)0.2% (22)
Legal support workers0.2% (60)0.3% (42)0.1% (18)
Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors0.2% (58)0.5% (58)0.0% (0)
Other transportation workers0.2% (47)0.4% (43)0.0% (4)
Plant and system operators0.2% (45)0.4% (45)0.0% (0)
Communications equipment operators0.2% (44)0.0% (0)0.4% (44)
Assemblers and fabricators0.2% (40)0.3% (33)0.1% (7)
Architects, surveyors, and cartographers0.2% (40)0.3% (40)0.0% (0)
Social scientists and related workers0.1% (36)0.2% (24)0.1% (12)
Farmers and farm managers0.1% (26)0.2% (26)0.0% (0)
Supervisors, transportation and material moving workers0.1% (24)0.2% (24)0.0% (0)
Mathematical science occupations0.1% (22)0.2% (22)0.0% (0)
Woodworkers0.1% (17)0.1% (17)0.0% (0)
Extraction workers0.1% (15)0.1% (15)0.0% (0)
Agricultural workers including supervisors0.1% (14)0.1% (14)0.0% (0)
Unemployment by race in 2000:

Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 8.0%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 8.1%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 17.8%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 14.3%


Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 18.1%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 8.3%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 3.8%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 7.5%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 9.0%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 7.8%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 15.1%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 8.0%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 11.1%

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%) - Males

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%) - Females

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

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008:
12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

2.5% (612)
Texas:

4.1% (433,263)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    3.4% (438)
    Texas:

    5.2% (307,043)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    1.5% (174)
    Texas:

    2.6% (126,220)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Galveston:

2.3% (568)
Texas:

3.7% (391,624)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    3.9% (510)
    Texas:

    4.9% (287,925)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    0.5% (58)
    Texas:

    2.2% (103,699)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

4.9% (1,201)
Texas:

5.0% (532,623)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    6.0% (777)
    Texas:

    6.2% (363,779)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    3.6% (424)
    Texas:

    3.5% (168,844)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Galveston:

7.9% (1,940)
Texas:

9.3% (994,708)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    8.0% (1,039)
    Texas:

    11.3% (665,620)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    7.7% (901)
    Texas:

    6.9% (329,088)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

8.1% (2,001)
Texas:

10.6% (1,127,557)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    7.8% (1,015)
    Texas:

    11.1% (654,926)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    8.5% (986)
    Texas:

    9.9% (472,631)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Galveston:

14.8% (3,647)
Texas:

16.3% (1,738,951)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    13.6% (1,765)
    Texas:

    15.2% (895,713)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    16.1% (1,882)
    Texas:

    17.6% (843,238)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

15.9% (3,913)
Texas:

13.6% (1,446,011)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    14.2% (1,846)
    Texas:

    11.5% (676,921)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    17.7% (2,067)
    Texas:

    16.1% (769,090)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Galveston:

11.3% (2,778)
Texas:

10.5% (1,117,061)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    12.3% (1,604)
    Texas:

    9.9% (580,658)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    10.1% (1,174)
    Texas:

    11.2% (536,403)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

4.9% (1,216)
Texas:

4.8% (515,547)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    4.0% (516)
    Texas:

    4.0% (235,383)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    6.0% (700)
    Texas:

    5.9% (280,164)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

8.9% (2,189)
Texas:

5.9% (633,900)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    9.2% (1,201)
    Texas:

    5.2% (306,147)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    8.5% (988)
    Texas:

    6.9% (327,753)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

3.1% (758)
Texas:

2.7% (285,756)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    3.1% (397)
    Texas:

    2.3% (132,258)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    3.1% (361)
    Texas:

    3.2% (153,498)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Galveston:

1.7% (421)
Texas:

1.2% (122,835)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    1.6% (211)
    Texas:

    1.0% (59,345)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    1.8% (210)
    Texas:

    1.3% (63,490)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Galveston:

6.0% (1,489)
Texas:

5.8% (617,084)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    6.0% (775)
    Texas:

    5.5% (323,489)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    6.1% (714)
    Texas:

    6.1% (293,595)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Galveston:

7.8% (1,927)
Texas:

6.6% (699,707)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Males:
    Galveston:

    7.0% (906)
    Texas:

    6.6% (386,424)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Females:
    Galveston:

    8.8% (1,021)
    Texas:

    6.6% (313,283)
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)

Percentage of workers working in this county: 89.7%
Number of people working at home: 515 (2.2% 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 (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%)

Working at home in 2008 - Galveston

Working at home in 2008 - Texas

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%) - Males

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%) - Females

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

Working at home in 2000 - Galveston

Working at home in 2000 - Texas

Travel time to work in 2008:
Less than 5 minutes:
Galveston:

3.4% (1,288)
Texas:

3.2% (339,802)
    Less than 5 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    3.6% (680)
    Texas:

    3.0% (173,005)
    Less than 5 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    3.2% (608)
    Texas:

    3.5% (166,797)
5 to 9 minutes:
Galveston:

14.8% (5,636)
Texas:

10.4% (1,109,982)
    5 to 9 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    14.8% (2,819)
    Texas:

    9.1% (534,687)
    5 to 9 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    14.8% (2,817)
    Texas:

    12.0% (575,295)
10 to 14 minutes:
Galveston:

15.8% (6,015)
Texas:

14.6% (1,558,224)
    10 to 14 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    15.8% (3,011)
    Texas:

    13.3% (777,759)
    10 to 14 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    15.8% (3,004)
    Texas:

    16.3% (780,465)
15 to 19 minutes:
Galveston:

14.5% (5,513)
Texas:

16.4% (1,748,480)
    15 to 19 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    14.1% (2,670)
    Texas:

    15.8% (924,014)
    15 to 19 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    15.0% (2,843)
    Texas:

    17.2% (824,466)
20 to 24 minutes:
Galveston:

10.9% (4,127)
Texas:

14.8% (1,578,209)
    20 to 24 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    10.6% (2,005)
    Texas:

    14.8% (865,257)
    20 to 24 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    11.2% (2,122)
    Texas:

    14.9% (712,952)
25 to 29 minutes:
Galveston:

4.1% (1,570)
Texas:

5.7% (609,924)
    25 to 29 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    4.1% (773)
    Texas:

    5.8% (337,489)
    25 to 29 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    4.2% (797)
    Texas:

    5.7% (272,435)
30 to 34 minutes:
Galveston:

13.3% (5,033)
Texas:

14.7% (1,560,851)
    30 to 34 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    12.0% (2,273)
    Texas:

    15.7% (920,501)
    30 to 34 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    14.5% (2,760)
    Texas:

    13.4% (640,350)
35 to 39 minutes:
Galveston:

2.1% (800)
Texas:

2.6% (278,381)
    35 to 39 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    2.0% (380)
    Texas:

    2.8% (163,082)
    35 to 39 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    2.2% (420)
    Texas:

    2.4% (115,299)
40 to 44 minutes:
Galveston:

4.4% (1,684)
Texas:

3.3% (353,305)
    40 to 44 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    4.5% (853)
    Texas:

    3.5% (207,873)
    40 to 44 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    4.4% (831)
    Texas:

    3.0% (145,432)
45 to 59 minutes:
Galveston:

9.0% (3,416)
Texas:

7.5% (800,087)
    45 to 59 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    8.9% (1,689)
    Texas:

    8.1% (476,404)
    45 to 59 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    9.1% (1,727)
    Texas:

    6.8% (323,683)
60 to 89 minutes:
Galveston:

4.9% (1,857)
Texas:

4.7% (499,038)
    60 to 89 minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    5.6% (1,067)
    Texas:

    5.7% (331,711)
    60 to 89 minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    4.2% (790)
    Texas:

    3.5% (167,327)
90 or more minutes:
Galveston:

2.7% (1,037)
Texas:

1.9% (204,638)
    90 or more minutes - Males:
    Galveston:

    4.1% (780)
    Texas:

    2.5% (145,719)
    90 or more minutes - Females:
    Galveston:

    1.4% (257)
    Texas:

    1.2% (58,919)
Travel time to work in 2000:
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 to work (in minutes) by means of transportation (%)

Travel time to work 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)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Galveston

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Galveston (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Galveston (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Texas

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Texas (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Texas (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Galveston

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Texas

Means of transportation to work in 2008:
Drove car alone:
Galveston:

73.0% (28,272)
Texas:

79.7% (8,809,066)
    Drove car alone - Males:
    Galveston:

    71.8% (13,938)
    Texas:

    79.1% (4,806,432)
    Drove car alone - Females:
    Galveston:

    74.2% (14,334)
    Texas:

    80.4% (4,002,634)
Carpooled:
Galveston:

13.9% (5,402)
Texas:

11.4% (1,256,151)
    Carpooled - Males:
    Galveston:

    14.0% (2,721)
    Texas:

    11.8% (715,769)
    Carpooled - Females:
    Galveston:

    13.9% (2,681)
    Texas:

    10.9% (540,382)
Bus or trolley bus:
Galveston:

1.5% (584)
Texas:

1.5% (160,452)
    Bus or trolley bus - Males:
    Galveston:

    0.9% (172)
    Texas:

    1.3% (76,687)
    Bus or trolley bus - Females:
    Galveston:

    2.1% (412)
    Texas:

    1.7% (83,765)
Bicycle:
Galveston:

1.5% (596)
Texas:

0.2% (26,169)
    Bicycle - Males:
    Galveston:

    2.4% (465)
    Texas:

    0.3% (21,125)
    Bicycle - Females:
    Galveston:

    0.7% (131)
    Texas:

    0.1% (5,044)
Walked:
Galveston:

3.9% (1,527)
Texas:

1.7% (189,695)
    Walked - Males:
    Galveston:

    3.7% (724)
    Texas:

    1.8% (107,051)
    Walked - Females:
    Galveston:

    4.2% (803)
    Texas:

    1.7% (82,644)
Other means:
Galveston:

4.1% (1,595)
Texas:

1.7% (184,228)
    Other means - Males:
    Galveston:

    5.1% (980)
    Texas:

    2.0% (122,507)
    Other means - Females:
    Galveston:

    3.2% (615)
    Texas:

    1.2% (61,721)
Means of transportation to work in 2000:
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)

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Private vehicle occupancy:
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 (%) - Males

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Class of Workers:
Employee of private company:
Galveston:

53.0% (12,857)
Texas:

69.6% (6,425,274)
    Employee of private company - Males:
    Galveston:

    57.0% (6,952)
    Texas:

    72.7% (3,684,731)
    Employee of private company - Females:
    Galveston:

    49.0% (5,905)
    Texas:

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

2.1% (497)
Texas:

2.7% (250,864)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
    Galveston:

    3.0% (367)
    Texas:

    3.6% (183,838)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
    Galveston:

    1.1% (130)
    Texas:

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

7.5% (1,817)
Texas:

5.7% (526,631)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
    Galveston:

    5.7% (693)
    Texas:

    3.4% (173,484)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
    Galveston:

    9.3% (1,124)
    Texas:

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

8.2% (2,000)
Texas:

6.6% (608,479)
    Local government workers - Males:
    Galveston:

    7.9% (960)
    Texas:

    5.1% (260,804)
    Local government workers - Females:
    Galveston:

    8.6% (1,040)
    Texas:

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

21.1% (5,119)
Texas:

5.4% (501,082)
    State government workers - Males:
    Galveston:

    16.4% (1,997)
    Texas:

    3.8% (190,371)
    State government workers - Females:
    Galveston:

    25.9% (3,122)
    Texas:

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

2.1% (515)
Texas:

2.6% (237,177)
    Federal government workers - Males:
    Galveston:

    2.3% (276)
    Texas:

    2.6% (133,009)
    Federal government workers - Females:
    Galveston:

    2.0% (239)
    Texas:

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

5.6% (1,360)
Texas:

7.1% (653,527)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
    Galveston:

    7.4% (908)
    Texas:

    8.4% (428,111)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
    Galveston:

    3.8% (452)
    Texas:

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

0.3% (78)
Texas:

0.3% (31,338)
    Unpaid family workers - Males:
    Galveston:

    0.3% (40)
    Texas:

    0.3% (14,338)
    Unpaid family workers - Females:
    Galveston:

    0.3% (38)
    Texas:

    0.4% (17,000)


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