Abilene SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9.5

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Abilene, Texas Info Snack

Abilene (/ęblin/ AB-i-leen) is a city in Taylor and Jones counties in West Texas, United States. The population was 117,063 according to the 2010 census, making it the 27th-most populous city in the state of Texas. It is the principal city of the Abilene Metropolitan Statistical Area, which had a 2011 estimated population of 166,416. It is the county seat of Taylor County. Dyess Air Force Base is located on the west side of the city.
Population
123,676
Unemployment
4.5%
Poverty
17.0%
Median Home
$114,000
Median Income
$47,689
Median Rent
$912

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Map Of Abilene, TX

Population over time in Abilene

Year Population % Change
2017 123,676 0.7%
2016 122,762 0.1%
2015 122,612 0.3%
2014 122,226 1.2%
2013 120,776 0.9%
2012 119,721 1.0%
2011 118,484 0.8%
2010 117,566 0.8%
2009 116,637 -
Crime/100k Abilene TX USA
Violent Crime 482.5 410.9 368.9
Murder 6.5 4.6 5.0
Robbery 84.9 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 311.9 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 2880.5 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 599.3 410.8 376.0
Larceny 2091.0 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 190.2 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Abilene

White
58.3% (72,134)
African American
10.0% (12,410)
American Indian
0.5% (677)
Asian
2.3% (2,805)
Hawaiian
0.0% (40)
Other
0.2% (298)
Two Or More
1.8% (2,279)
Hispanic
26.7% (33,033)
Race Abilene TX USA
White 58.3% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 10.0% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.3% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 26.7% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Abilene, Texas

Less than $10,000
6.6% (813,461)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.8% (711,486)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.5% (1,302,882)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.2% (1,512,384)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.6% (2,055,568)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.0% (2,351,851)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.6% (1,311,356)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.3% (1,515,598)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.6% (443,839)
$200,000 or more
2.8% (349,169)
Income Abilene TX USA
Less than $10,000 6.6% 637.6% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.8% 435.2% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.5% 927.3% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.2% 959.7% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.6% 1281.4% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.0% 1774.5% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.6% 1222.9% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.3% 1457.2% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.6% 615.8% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 2.8% 688.3% 697.9%

Gender in Abilene

Female
48.4% (59,802)
Male
51.6% (63,873)
Gender Abilene TX USA
Female 48.4% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 51.6% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Abilene for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (6,183)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (11,130)
High School / GED
31.0% (38,339)
Some College
25.0% (30,919)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (9,894)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (18,551)
Master's Degree
5.0% (6,183)
Professional Degree
1.0% (1,236)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,236)
Education Abilene TX USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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