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Top 10 Employers

Name of Business Type of Business
Eddy Packing Co. Meat Packing Plant
Yoakum ISD School District
Yoakum Community Hospital Medical Care
Stevens Healthcare & Rehabilitation Geriatric Care & Rehabilitation
Circle Y Saddles
Precision Saddle Tree
Leather Manufacturing
Yoakum Nursing & Rehabilitation Geriatric Care & Rehabilitative Services
HEB Pantry Grocery Items
City of Yoakum Municipal Government, Public Safety, Utilities
Hochheim Prairie Insurance Corporate Office
TxDOT District 13 Headquarters


Related Links

Lavaca County City of Yoakum Texas Economic Development Council
Dewitt County Yoakum Area Chamber of Commerce




Educational Data

2011 Census Data - Educational Attainment - 18 years and Over

COUNTIES/CITIES TOTAL Less than 9th Grade 9th to 12th Grade (no diploma) High School Graduate Some College (no degree) Associate Degree Bachelor's Degree Graduate or Professional Degree
  DeWitt County 15,567 1,657 2,189 5,665 3,427 892 1,060 677
  Lavaca County 14,802 1,514 1,786 5,822 3,016 650 1,513 501
  City of Yoakum 4,519 1,005 771 1,537 722 170 263 51

SOURCE: U.S. Bureau of the Census, American Factfinder - 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates


2000 Census Data - Educational Attainment - 18 years and Over

COUNTIES/CITIES TOTAL Less than 9th Grade 9th to 12th Grade (no diploma) High School Graduate Some College (no degree) Associate Degree Bachelor's Degree Graduate or Professional Degree
  DeWitt County 15,264 2,257 2,663 5,012 3,004 603 1,197 528
  Lavaca County 14,575 1,979 2,561 5,349 2,590 529 1,091 476
  City of Yoakum 4,042 597 923 1,231 744 118 288 141

SOURCE: U.S. Bureau of the Census, 2000 Census of Population