Center SnackAbility

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/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
3
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
5
Commute
10

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Center, Texas Info Snack

Center is a city in Shelby County, Texas. The population was 5,193 at the 2010 U.S. Census. It is the county seat of Shelby County. It was named for its location near the center of Shelby County, not its location in Texas; it is near the Louisiana border.
Population
5,388
Unemployment
17.0%
Poverty
31.4%
Median Home
$69,700
Median Income
$24,718
Median Rent
$500

Rankings for Center in Texas

Best Places Around Center

1

Henderson, TX
Population 13,587

2

Nacogdoches, TX
Population 33,789

3

Lufkin, TX
Population 36,112

4

Mansfield, LA
Population 4,979

Map Of Center, TX

Population over time in Center

Year Population % Change
2017 5,388 -0.6%
2016 5,421 3.0%
2015 5,262 0.4%
2014 5,239 -0.1%
2013 5,246 0.0%
2012 5,244 -0.1%
2011 5,248 -0.8%
2010 5,288 -

Crime in Center Per 100k

Crime Center TX USA
Violent Crime 886.9 438.9 382.9
Murder 37.0 5.0 5.3
Robbery 55.4 114.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 702.1 268.8 248.9
Property Crime 3067.3 2562.6 2362.0
Burglary 332.6 473.7 430.4
Larceny 2605.3 1848.5 1694.0
Car Theft 129.3 240.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Center

White
28.9% (1,557)
African American
35.6% (1,916)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.4% (132)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
33.1% (1,783)
Race Center TX USA
White 28.9% 42.9% 61.5%
African American 35.6% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.4% 4.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 33.1% 38.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Center, Texas

Less than $10,000
18.7% (100,755)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.3% (60,884)
$15,000 to $24,999
21.1% (113,686)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.2% (60,345)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.0% (70,044)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.4% (104,527)
$75,000 to $99,999
1.6% (8,620)
$100,000 to $149,999
2.7% (14,547)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (5,926)
Income Center TX USA
Less than $10,000 18.7% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.3% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 21.1% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.2% 9.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.0% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.4% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 1.6% 12.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 2.7% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 5.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 6.3% 6.3%

Gender in Center

Female
53.2% (2,866)
Male
46.8% (2,521)
Gender Center TX USA
Female 53.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 46.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Center for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
13.9% (747)
9-12th Grade
14.6% (786)
High School / GED
27.7% (1,493)
Some College
20.5% (1,107)
Associate's Degree
3.0% (161)
Bachelor's Degree
15.3% (824)
Master's Degree
2.2% (116)
Professional Degree
2.8% (151)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Center TX USA
< 9th Grade 13.9% 8.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 14.6% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 27.7% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 20.5% 22.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 3.0% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 15.3% 18.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 2.2% 7.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.8% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.1% 1.4%

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