Commerce SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
9.5
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
8.5

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Commerce, Texas Info Snack

Commerce is a Texas city located in Hunt County, Texas, United States, situated on the eastern edge of North Texas, in the heart of the Texas Blackland Prairies, and the northeastern part of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. The town is 60 miles (100 kilometers) from Dallas, Texas, and 45 mi (72 km) south of the Texas/Oklahoma border. Commerce is the second largest city in Hunt County with a population of 8,599 residents as of 2014. The rural city is home to Texas A&M University?Commerce, a major 4-year University of over 12,000 students that has been in the town since 1894. Commerce is one of the smallest college towns in Texas.
Population
8,847
Unemployment
12.0%
Poverty
44.9%
Median Home
$76,500
Median Income
$22,429
Median Rent
$814

Rankings for Commerce in Texas

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Map Of Commerce, TX

Population over time in Commerce

Year Population % Change
2017 8,847 1.3%
2016 8,732 2.0%
2015 8,558 2.5%
2014 8,348 2.1%
2013 8,174 0.7%
2012 8,119 0.5%
2011 8,082 -0.2%
2010 8,098 -

Crime in Commerce Per 100k

Crime Commerce TX USA
Violent Crime 453.1 438.9 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.0 5.3
Robbery 129.5 114.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 302.1 268.8 248.9
Property Crime 1823.3 2562.6 2362.0
Burglary 474.7 473.7 430.4
Larceny 1327.0 1848.5 1694.0
Car Theft 21.6 240.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Commerce

White
53.0% (4,692)
African American
23.6% (2,084)
American Indian
3.3% (289)
Asian
6.9% (613)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (4)
Two Or More
2.8% (246)
Hispanic
10.4% (919)
Race Commerce TX USA
White 53.0% 42.9% 61.5%
African American 23.6% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 3.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 6.9% 4.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 10.4% 38.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Commerce, Texas

Less than $10,000
25.2% (222,944)
$10,000 to $14,999
13.6% (120,319)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.8% (122,088)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.6% (76,084)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.8% (86,700)
$50,000 to $74,999
9.7% (85,815)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.5% (75,199)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.5% (75,199)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (15,039)
$200,000 or more
0.6% (5,308)
Income Commerce TX USA
Less than $10,000 25.2% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 13.6% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.8% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.6% 9.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.8% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 9.7% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.5% 12.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.5% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 5.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.6% 6.3% 6.3%

Gender in Commerce

Female
53.1% (4,696)
Male
46.9% (4,150)
Gender Commerce TX USA
Female 53.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 46.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Commerce for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.4% (214)
9-12th Grade
11.2% (989)
High School / GED
26.7% (2,364)
Some College
22.7% (2,008)
Associate's Degree
4.2% (368)
Bachelor's Degree
16.9% (1,494)
Master's Degree
12.6% (1,117)
Professional Degree
0.2% (14)
Doctorate Degree
3.1% (275)
Education Commerce TX USA
< 9th Grade 2.4% 8.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 11.2% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 26.7% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 22.7% 22.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 4.2% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 16.9% 18.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 12.6% 7.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.2% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.1% 1.1% 1.4%

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