Living in Childress, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Childress SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
5
Commute
10

Childress, TX Cost Of Living

80
Childress's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Childress, Texas Info Snack

Childress (/tldrs/ CHILL-driss) (established 1887; incorporated 1890) is a city in Childress County, Texas, United States. The population was 6,905 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Childress County.
Population
6,203
Unemployment
10.9%
Poverty
16.1%
Median Home
$74,600
Median Income
$39,257
Median Rent
$738

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Population over time in Childress

Year Population % Change
2017 6,203 3.3%
2016 6,007 -1.4%
2015 6,093 0.1%
2014 6,085 -0.9%
2013 6,140 -1.4%
2012 6,228 0.6%
2011 6,191 -0.4%
2010 6,217 -0.5%
2009 6,246 -

Race / Ethnicity in Childress

White
54.6% (3,384)
African American
8.6% (531)
American Indian
1.1% (69)
Asian
1.3% (83)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.9% (53)
Hispanic
33.6% (2,083)
Race Childress TX USA
White 54.6% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 8.6% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 1.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 33.6% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Childress, Texas

Less than $10,000
12.5% (77,537)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.6% (16,306)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.2% (75,873)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.3% (101,164)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.7% (103,827)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.1% (124,459)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.6% (34,941)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.4% (52,246)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.3% (26,955)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (6,988)
Income Childress TX USA
Less than $10,000 12.5% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.6% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.2% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.3% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.7% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.1% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.6% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.4% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.3% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Childress

Female
36.1% (2,240)
Male
63.9% (3,963)
Gender Childress TX USA
Female 36.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 63.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Childress for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (310)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (682)
High School / GED
40.0% (2,481)
Some College
22.0% (1,364)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (434)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (744)
Master's Degree
2.0% (124)
Professional Degree
1.0% (62)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Childress TX USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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