Palestine SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9.5

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Palestine, Texas Info Snack

Palestine (/pælstin/ PAL-e-steen) is a city in Anderson County, Texas, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 18,712. It is the county seat. Palestine was named for Palestine, Illinois, by Daniel Parker.
Population
18,237
Unemployment
4.1%
Poverty
18.5%
Median Home
$97,600
Median Income
$38,820
Median Rent
$750

Rankings for Palestine in Texas

Best Places Around Palestine

1

Tyler, TX
Population 103,721

2

Athens, TX
Population 12,677

3

Jacksonville, TX
Population 14,821

Map Of Palestine, TX

Population over time in Palestine

Year Population % Change
2017 18,237 -0.4%
2016 18,318 -0.7%
2015 18,456 -0.2%
2014 18,488 -0.7%
2013 18,611 -0.4%
2012 18,691 0.2%
2011 18,647 -0.1%
2010 18,657 0.0%
2009 18,656 -

Race / Ethnicity in Palestine

White
51.6% (9,417)
African American
25.5% (4,646)
American Indian
0.4% (79)
Asian
1.0% (190)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.6% (296)
Hispanic
19.8% (3,609)
Race Palestine TX USA
White 51.6% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 25.5% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 19.8% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Palestine, Texas

Less than $10,000
7.3% (132,843)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.5% (154,891)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.4% (262,654)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.6% (283,876)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.5% (228,479)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.4% (409,278)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.6% (192,925)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.7% (103,904)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (31,694)
$200,000 or more
1.3% (23,151)
Income Palestine TX USA
Less than $10,000 7.3% 637.6% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.5% 435.2% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.4% 927.3% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.6% 959.7% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.5% 1281.4% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.4% 1774.5% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.6% 1222.9% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.7% 1457.2% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 615.8% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 1.3% 688.3% 697.9%

Gender in Palestine

Female
50.7% (9,253)
Male
49.3% (8,984)
Gender Palestine TX USA
Female 50.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Palestine for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (1,276)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (2,370)
High School / GED
35.0% (6,382)
Some College
21.0% (3,829)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,458)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (2,006)
Master's Degree
4.0% (729)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (182)
Education Palestine TX USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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