Living in Copperas Cove, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Copperas Cove SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
6

Copperas Cove, TX Crime Report

772
Total Crimes
2,357.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-8.23%
Below National Average

Copperas Cove, TX Cost Of Living

84
Copperas Cove's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Copperas Cove, Texas Info Snack

Copperas Cove is a city located in central Texas at the southern corner of Coryell County with smaller portions in Lampasas and Bell Counties. Founded in 1879 as a small ranching and farming community, today the city is the largest in Coryell County, with 32,032 residents as of the 2010 census and an estimated 32,943 residents in 2014. The city's economy is closely linked to nearby Fort Hood, making it part of the Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood Metropolitan Statistical Area. Local people usually refer to the town as just "Cove".
Population
32,731
Unemployment
9.4%
Poverty
12.9%
Median Home
$110,000
Median Income
$52,715
Median Rent
$887

Copperas Cove, TX Photos

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Rankings for Copperas Cove in Texas

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Map Of Copperas Cove, TX

Population over time in Copperas Cove

Year Population % Change
2017 32,731 -0.3%
2016 32,844 -0.6%
2015 33,052 0.1%
2014 33,005 -0.1%
2013 33,023 0.5%
2012 32,869 0.7%
2011 32,639 2.7%
2010 31,793 0.6%
2009 31,595 -
Crime/100k Copperas Cove TX USA
Violent Crime 436.6 410.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 33.6 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 384.7 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 1920.4 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 375.5 410.8 376.0
Larceny 1483.8 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 61.1 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Copperas Cove

White
56.2% (18,383)
African American
14.7% (4,798)
American Indian
0.6% (181)
Asian
2.5% (834)
Hawaiian
1.5% (492)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
6.6% (2,149)
Hispanic
18.0% (5,894)
Race Copperas Cove TX USA
White 56.2% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 14.7% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.5% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 1.5% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 6.6% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 18.0% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Copperas Cove, Texas

Less than $10,000
5.0% (162,590)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (160,727)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.1% (297,240)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.4% (373,612)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.8% (550,838)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.5% (736,048)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.5% (442,001)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.6% (412,463)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.2% (70,784)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (66,792)
Income Copperas Cove TX USA
Less than $10,000 5.0% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.1% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.4% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.8% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.5% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.5% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.6% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.2% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Copperas Cove

Female
52.5% (17,190)
Male
47.5% (15,541)
Gender Copperas Cove TX USA
Female 52.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Copperas Cove for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (654)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (1,309)
High School / GED
26.0% (8,510)
Some College
35.0% (11,455)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (4,582)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (4,582)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,636)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Copperas Cove TX USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 35.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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