Living in Sweetwater, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Sweetwater SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
9.5

Sweetwater, TX Crime Report

357
Total Crimes
3,390.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
32.00%
Above National Average

Sweetwater, TX Cost Of Living

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

Sweetwater, Texas Info Snack

Sweetwater is a municipality in and the seat of Nolan County, Texas, United States. It is 236 miles southeast of Amarillo and 181 miles west of Fort Worth. The population was 10,906 at the 2010 census.
Population
10,701
Unemployment
6.9%
Poverty
16.6%
Median Home
$63,400
Median Income
$40,689
Median Rent
$683

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Rankings for Sweetwater in Texas

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Map Of Sweetwater, TX

Population over time in Sweetwater

Year Population % Change
2017 10,701 -0.4%
2016 10,740 -0.2%
2015 10,765 -0.3%
2014 10,794 -0.1%
2013 10,809 -0.1%
2012 10,816 -0.1%
2011 10,824 -0.1%
2010 10,835 0.5%
2009 10,782 -
Crime/100k Sweetwater TX USA
Violent Crime 474.8 410.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 47.5 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 389.4 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 2915.5 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 1320.0 410.8 376.0
Larceny 1443.5 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 151.9 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Sweetwater

White
48.9% (5,238)
African American
6.8% (730)
American Indian
0.5% (58)
Asian
0.5% (57)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.0% (106)
Hispanic
42.2% (4,512)
Race Sweetwater TX USA
White 48.9% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 6.8% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.0% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 42.2% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Sweetwater, Texas

Less than $10,000
8.4% (89,526)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.6% (70,945)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.8% (190,315)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.4% (122,466)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.3% (141,891)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.3% (185,529)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.5% (133,727)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.6% (103,040)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (17,736)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (14,921)
Income Sweetwater TX USA
Less than $10,000 8.4% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.6% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.8% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.4% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.3% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.3% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.5% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.6% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Sweetwater

Female
49.4% (5,285)
Male
50.6% (5,415)
Gender Sweetwater TX USA
Female 49.4% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.6% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sweetwater for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (963)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (1,284)
High School / GED
35.0% (3,745)
Some College
25.0% (2,675)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (856)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (856)
Master's Degree
2.0% (214)
Professional Degree
1.0% (107)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Sweetwater TX USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 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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