Living in Fort Hood, TX

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-11

Fort Hood SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
10

Fort Hood, TX Cost Of Living

85
Fort Hood's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Fort Hood, Texas Info Snack

Fort Hood is a U.S. military post located in Killeen, Texas. The post is named after Confederate General John Bell Hood. It is located halfway between Austin and Waco, about 60 miles (100 km) from each, within the U.S. state of Texas. Fort Hood is an installation of the United States Army and is the largest military base in the world (by area) with more than 215,000 acres.
Population
25,365
Unemployment
17.1%
Poverty
16.2%
Median Home
$84,400
Median Income
$43,308
Median Rent
$1,234

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Map Of Fort Hood, TX

Population over time in Fort Hood

Year Population % Change
2017 25,365 -4.2%
2016 26,472 -6.6%
2015 28,350 -7.8%
2014 30,739 -4.5%
2013 32,177 -2.2%
2012 32,902 -5.4%
2011 34,795 0.1%
2010 34,746 0.9%
2009 34,453 -

Race / Ethnicity in Fort Hood

White
50.2% (12,745)
African American
16.2% (4,111)
American Indian
0.5% (124)
Asian
3.6% (913)
Hawaiian
0.6% (157)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.6% (1,171)
Hispanic
24.2% (6,144)
Race Fort Hood TX USA
White 50.2% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 16.2% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.6% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.6% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 24.2% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Fort Hood, Texas

Less than $10,000
6.4% (161,155)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.8% (45,367)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.0% (203,813)
$25,000 to $34,999
18.7% (473,308)
$35,000 to $49,999
24.5% (621,598)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.3% (540,343)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.7% (270,848)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.1% (179,437)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.0% (24,376)
$200,000 or more
0.6% (16,250)
Income Fort Hood TX USA
Less than $10,000 6.4% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.8% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.0% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 18.7% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 24.5% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.3% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.7% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.1% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.0% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.6% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Fort Hood

Female
31.7% (8,033)
Male
68.3% (17,332)
Gender Fort Hood TX USA
Female 31.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 68.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fort Hood for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (507)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (507)
High School / GED
24.0% (6,087)
Some College
42.0% (10,653)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (3,043)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (3,551)
Master's Degree
4.0% (1,014)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Fort Hood TX USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 42.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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