Living in Hereford, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Hereford SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
10

Hereford, TX Crime Report

445
Total Crimes
3,004.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
16.97%
Above National Average

Hereford, TX Cost Of Living

79
Hereford's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Hereford, Texas Info Snack

Hereford (/hrfrd/ HUR-furd) is a city in and county seat of Deaf Smith County, Texas, United States. It is forty-eight miles southwest of Amarillo. The population was 15,370 at the 2010 census. It is the only incorporated locality named "Hereford" in the country.
Population
14,938
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
18.4%
Median Home
$91,100
Median Income
$50,772
Median Rent
$778

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Rankings for Hereford in Texas

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Map Of Hereford, TX

Population over time in Hereford

Year Population % Change
2017 14,938 -0.4%
2016 15,003 -0.6%
2015 15,086 -1.1%
2014 15,257 -0.5%
2013 15,330 0.1%
2012 15,312 0.2%
2011 15,284 0.3%
2010 15,241 1.0%
2009 15,096 -
Crime/100k Hereford TX USA
Violent Crime 654.9 410.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 101.3 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 513.1 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 2349.4 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 560.4 410.8 376.0
Larceny 1620.3 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 168.8 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Hereford

White
20.2% (3,022)
African American
1.0% (144)
American Indian
0.3% (48)
Asian
0.7% (98)
Hawaiian
0.1% (16)
Other
0.1% (18)
Two Or More
0.4% (57)
Hispanic
77.2% (11,535)
Race Hereford TX USA
White 20.2% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 1.0% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.4% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 77.2% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Hereford, Texas

Less than $10,000
5.8% (87,246)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.5% (112,693)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.6% (113,299)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (172,070)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.9% (252,046)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (287,490)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.5% (231,446)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.6% (188,126)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (34,232)
$200,000 or more
1.0% (15,147)
Income Hereford TX USA
Less than $10,000 5.8% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.5% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.6% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.9% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.5% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.6% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.0% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Hereford

Female
49.6% (7,409)
Male
50.4% (7,529)
Gender Hereford TX USA
Female 49.6% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.4% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hereford for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
14.0% (2,091)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (1,643)
High School / GED
36.0% (5,377)
Some College
22.0% (3,286)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (746)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (1,344)
Master's Degree
2.0% (298)
Professional Degree
1.0% (149)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Hereford TX USA
< 9th Grade 14.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 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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