Living in Alvin, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Alvin SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
7
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
4

Alvin, TX Crime Report

524
Total Crimes
1,955.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-23.87%
Below National Average

Alvin, TX Cost Of Living

90
Alvin's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Alvin, Texas Info Snack

Alvin is a city in the U.S. state of Texas within the Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land metropolitan area and Brazoria County. As of the 2010 U.S. Census, the city population was 24,236. Alvin's claim to fame is Baseball Hall of Famer Nolan Ryan, who moved with his family to the city in 1947 as an infant and lived there until he moved to Round Rock in 2003. The Nolan Ryan Museum is in the Nolan Ryan Foundation and Exhibit Center on the campus of Alvin Community College.
Population
26,154
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
16.2%
Median Home
$139,900
Median Income
$53,714
Median Rent
$935

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Rankings for Alvin in Texas

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Map Of Alvin, TX

Population over time in Alvin

Year Population % Change
2017 26,154 1.3%
2016 25,811 1.2%
2015 25,500 1.1%
2014 25,224 1.1%
2013 24,938 0.9%
2012 24,708 0.5%
2011 24,582 0.2%
2010 24,535 0.1%
2009 24,512 -
Crime/100k Alvin TX USA
Violent Crime 212.7 410.9 368.9
Murder 3.7 4.6 5.0
Robbery 41.0 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 104.5 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 1742.7 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 179.1 410.8 376.0
Larceny 1380.7 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 182.8 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Alvin

White
55.4% (14,497)
African American
2.7% (701)
American Indian
0.1% (27)
Asian
2.2% (581)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.6% (152)
Hispanic
39.0% (10,196)
Race Alvin TX USA
White 55.4% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 2.7% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 39.0% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Alvin, Texas

Less than $10,000
5.6% (145,816)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.5% (143,001)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.7% (253,348)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.5% (274,460)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (398,882)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.7% (541,884)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.0% (365,384)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.4% (323,722)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.4% (88,108)
$200,000 or more
3.1% (80,789)
Income Alvin TX USA
Less than $10,000 5.6% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.5% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.7% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.5% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.7% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.0% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.4% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.4% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.1% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Alvin

Female
49.5% (12,940)
Male
50.5% (13,214)
Gender Alvin TX USA
Female 49.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Alvin for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (1,307)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (2,353)
High School / GED
32.0% (8,369)
Some College
27.0% (7,061)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,615)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (3,138)
Master's Degree
3.0% (784)
Professional Degree
1.0% (261)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (261)
Education Alvin TX USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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