Pecos SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
9
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
3
Commute
9.5

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Pecos (/peks/ PAY-ks) is the largest city in and the county seat of Reeves County, Texas, United States. It is in the valley on the west bank of the Pecos River at the eastern edge of the Chihuahuan Desert, in the Trans-Pecos region of west Texas and just below New Mexico's border. The population was 8,780 at the 2010 census. On January 24, 2012, Pecos City appeared on the Forbes 400 as the second fastest-growing small town in the United States. The city is a regional commercial center for ranching, oil and gas production and agriculture. The city is most recognized for its association with the local cultivation of cantaloupes. Pecos claims to be the site of the world's first rodeo on July 4, 1883.
Population
9,552
Unemployment
8.6%
Poverty
11.8%
Median Home
$54,200
Median Income
$54,967
Median Rent
$776

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Population over time in Pecos

Year Population % Change
2017 9,552 2.9%
2016 9,285 2.3%
2015 9,074 1.7%
2014 8,919 1.6%
2013 8,780 1.0%
2012 8,696 0.5%
2011 8,657 0.8%
2010 8,586 -

Crime in Pecos Per 100k

Crime Pecos TX USA
Violent Crime 1181.3 438.9 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.0 5.3
Robbery 50.9 114.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 1059.1 268.8 248.9
Property Crime 1558.0 2562.6 2362.0
Burglary 315.7 473.7 430.4
Larceny 1232.2 1848.5 1694.0
Car Theft 10.2 240.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Pecos

White
18.4% (1,753)
African American
4.1% (395)
American Indian
0.6% (54)
Asian
1.3% (127)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (26)
Two Or More
0.5% (49)
Hispanic
74.8% (7,148)
Race Pecos TX USA
White 18.4% 42.9% 61.5%
African American 4.1% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 4.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.5% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 74.8% 38.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Pecos, Texas

Less than $10,000
7.6% (72,595)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.3% (69,729)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.0% (105,072)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.9% (94,564)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.4% (118,444)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.7% (197,726)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.2% (135,638)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.0% (105,072)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.9% (37,252)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (19,104)
Income Pecos TX USA
Less than $10,000 7.6% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.3% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.0% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.9% 9.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.4% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.7% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.2% 12.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.0% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.9% 5.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 6.3% 6.3%

Gender in Pecos

Female
47.2% (4,511)
Male
52.8% (5,040)
Gender Pecos TX USA
Female 47.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 52.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pecos for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
19.9% (1,896)
9-12th Grade
14.3% (1,363)
High School / GED
27.7% (2,644)
Some College
23.5% (2,247)
Associate's Degree
5.2% (493)
Bachelor's Degree
6.7% (643)
Master's Degree
2.0% (189)
Professional Degree
0.6% (61)
Doctorate Degree
0.1% (12)
Education Pecos TX USA
< 9th Grade 19.9% 8.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 14.3% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 27.7% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 23.5% 22.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 5.2% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 6.7% 18.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 2.0% 7.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.6% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.1% 1.1% 1.4%

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