Living in Muleshoe, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Muleshoe SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9

Muleshoe, TX Crime Report

51
Total Crimes
1,005.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-60.86%
Below National Average

Muleshoe, TX Cost Of Living

78
Muleshoe's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Muleshoe, Texas Info Snack

Muleshoe is a city in Bailey County, Texas, United States. The town of Muleshoe was founded in 1913 when the Pecos and Northern Texas Railway built an 88-mile (142 km) line from Farwell, Texas to Lubbock through northern Bailey County. In 1926, Muleshoe was incorporated. The population was 5,158 at the 2010 census. The county seat of Bailey County, it is home to the National Mule Memorial.
Population
5,568
Unemployment
2.9%
Poverty
11.2%
Median Home
$68,500
Median Income
$47,703
Median Rent
$719

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Rankings for Muleshoe in Texas

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Map Of Muleshoe, TX

Population over time in Muleshoe

Year Population % Change
2017 5,568 9.6%
2016 5,078 0.0%
2015 5,076 -4.2%
2014 5,300 2.7%
2013 5,161 -7.2%
2012 5,560 -0.5%
2011 5,586 9.3%
2010 5,113 1.2%
2009 5,054 -
Crime/100k Muleshoe TX USA
Violent Crime 138.0 410.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 0.0 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 138.0 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 867.3 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 118.3 410.8 376.0
Larceny 670.2 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 78.8 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Muleshoe

White
29.2% (1,628)
African American
0.6% (36)
American Indian
1.1% (60)
Asian
1.1% (60)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
68.0% (3,784)
Race Muleshoe TX USA
White 29.2% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 0.6% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 1.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 68.0% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Muleshoe, Texas

Less than $10,000
2.3% (13,076)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (20,647)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.0% (49,898)
$25,000 to $34,999
22.6% (125,951)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.2% (96,011)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.5% (80,870)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.5% (69,513)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.4% (57,813)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.8% (37,854)
$200,000 or more
0.9% (5,161)
Income Muleshoe TX USA
Less than $10,000 2.3% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.0% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 22.6% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.2% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.5% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.5% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.4% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.8% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.9% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Muleshoe

Female
48.7% (2,713)
Male
51.3% (2,855)
Gender Muleshoe TX USA
Female 48.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 51.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Muleshoe for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
11.0% (612)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (723)
High School / GED
39.0% (2,171)
Some College
14.0% (779)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (222)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (835)
Master's Degree
1.0% (55)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (167)
Education Muleshoe TX USA
< 9th Grade 11.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 14.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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