Abilene SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
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
122,762
Unemployment
4.6%
Poverty
17.7%
Median Home
$106,800
Median Income
$46,093
Median Rent
$846

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Map Of Abilene, TX

Population over time in Abilene

Year Population % Change
2017 122,762 0.1%
2016 122,612 0.3%
2015 122,226 1.2%
2014 120,776 0.9%
2013 119,721 1.0%
2012 118,484 0.8%
2011 117,566 0.8%
2010 116,637 -

Race / Ethnicity in Abilene

White
58.8% (72,210)
African American
9.8% (12,011)
American Indian
0.5% (661)
Asian
2.1% (2,521)
Hawaiian
0.0% (28)
Other
0.2% (200)
Two Or More
1.9% (2,278)
Hispanic
26.8% (32,853)
Race Abilene TX USA
White 58.8% 42.9% 61.5%
African American 9.8% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 4.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 26.8% 38.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Abilene, Texas

Less than $10,000
7.5% (920,715)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.6% (687,467)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (1,424,039)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.1% (1,485,420)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.1% (1,976,468)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.4% (2,381,582)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.6% (1,301,277)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.5% (1,411,763)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (368,286)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (306,905)
Income Abilene TX USA
Less than $10,000 7.5% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.6% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.1% 9.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.1% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.4% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.6% 12.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.5% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 5.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 6.3% 6.3%

Gender in Abilene

Female
48.3% (59,240)
Male
51.7% (63,521)
Gender Abilene TX USA
Female 48.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 51.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Abilene for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.9% (7,235)
9-12th Grade
9.1% (11,137)
High School / GED
31.2% (38,297)
Some College
24.6% (30,231)
Associate's Degree
7.1% (8,736)
Bachelor's Degree
14.9% (18,242)
Master's Degree
5.3% (6,469)
Professional Degree
1.1% (1,301)
Doctorate Degree
0.9% (1,109)
Education Abilene TX USA
< 9th Grade 5.9% 8.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 9.1% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 31.2% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 24.6% 22.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.1% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 14.9% 18.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.3% 7.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.1% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.9% 1.1% 1.4%

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