Kilgore SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
9
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8

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Kilgore, Texas Info Snack

Kilgore is a city in Gregg and Rusk counties in the eastern part of the U.S. state of Texas. Over three-fourths of the city limits is located in Gregg County, the remainder in Rusk County. Kilgore was the childhood residence from age six of the noted classical pianist Van Cliburn, the namesake for Van Cliburn Auditorium on the Kilgore College campus. The population was 12,975 at the 2010 census; a July 2015 estimate placed it at 14,947.
Population
14,784
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
15.2%
Median Home
$107,000
Median Income
$57,625
Median Rent
$760

Rankings for Kilgore in Texas

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Map Of Kilgore, TX

Population over time in Kilgore

Year Population % Change
2017 14,784 0.9%
2016 14,658 1.5%
2015 14,442 1.9%
2014 14,178 3.3%
2013 13,731 4.3%
2012 13,165 2.5%
2011 12,844 1.1%
2010 12,706 -

Crime in Kilgore Per 100k

Crime Kilgore TX USA
Violent Crime 351.6 438.9 382.9
Murder 13.3 5.0 5.3
Robbery 0.0 114.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 272.0 268.8 248.9
Property Crime 2799.5 2562.6 2362.0
Burglary 530.7 473.7 430.4
Larceny 2076.4 1848.5 1694.0
Car Theft 192.4 240.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Kilgore

White
60.5% (8,939)
African American
12.3% (1,816)
American Indian
0.1% (10)
Asian
3.9% (582)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.6% (388)
Hispanic
20.6% (3,049)
Race Kilgore TX USA
White 60.5% 42.9% 61.5%
African American 12.3% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.9% 4.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 20.6% 38.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Kilgore, Texas

Less than $10,000
5.9% (87,225)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.7% (84,268)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.9% (116,793)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.3% (226,195)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.3% (167,059)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.4% (331,161)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.8% (218,803)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.1% (193,670)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (34,003)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (20,697)
Income Kilgore TX USA
Less than $10,000 5.9% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.7% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.9% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.3% 9.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.3% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.4% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.8% 12.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.1% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 5.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 6.3% 6.3%

Gender in Kilgore

Female
50.1% (7,407)
Male
49.9% (7,376)
Gender Kilgore TX USA
Female 50.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kilgore for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.1% (1,197)
9-12th Grade
11.4% (1,679)
High School / GED
25.0% (3,690)
Some College
27.3% (4,028)
Associate's Degree
11.3% (1,674)
Bachelor's Degree
11.6% (1,716)
Master's Degree
4.6% (683)
Professional Degree
0.2% (22)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (90)
Education Kilgore TX USA
< 9th Grade 8.1% 8.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 11.4% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 25.0% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 27.3% 22.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 11.3% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 11.6% 18.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.6% 7.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.2% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.6% 1.1% 1.4%

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