Living in The Colony, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

The Colony SnackAbility

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

The Colony, TX Crime Report

577
Total Crimes
1,320.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-48.59%
Below National Average

The Colony, TX Cost Of Living

102
The Colony's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average

The Colony, Texas Info Snack

The Colony is a city in Denton County, Texas, United States, and a suburb of Dallas. The population was 36,328 at the 2010 census.
Population
42,215
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
5.8%
Median Home
$200,300
Median Income
$83,094
Median Rent
$1,391

The Colony, TX Photos

Rankings for The Colony in Texas

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Map Of The Colony, TX

Population over time in The Colony

Year Population % Change
2017 42,215 2.0%
2016 41,388 1.5%
2015 40,757 2.6%
2014 39,736 2.7%
2013 38,690 2.9%
2012 37,614 2.4%
2011 36,718 2.4%
2010 35,850 2.6%
2009 34,947 -
Crime/100k The Colony TX USA
Violent Crime 228.8 410.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 11.4 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 77.8 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 1091.6 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 137.3 410.8 376.0
Larceny 874.2 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 80.1 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in The Colony

White
61.9% (26,132)
African American
9.1% (3,837)
American Indian
0.2% (81)
Asian
5.0% (2,097)
Hawaiian
0.1% (26)
Other
0.1% (51)
Two Or More
2.8% (1,161)
Hispanic
20.9% (8,830)
Race The Colony TX USA
White 61.9% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 9.1% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 5.0% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 20.9% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For The Colony, Texas

Less than $10,000
2.1% (88,099)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.5% (22,349)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.2% (219,858)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.8% (288,727)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.6% (404,114)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.1% (807,708)
$75,000 to $99,999
19.1% (807,708)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.5% (907,762)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.3% (390,860)
$200,000 or more
6.7% (284,309)
Income The Colony TX USA
Less than $10,000 2.1% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.5% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.2% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.8% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.6% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.1% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 19.1% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.5% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.3% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 6.7% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in The Colony

Female
50.8% (21,454)
Male
49.2% (20,761)
Gender The Colony TX USA
Female 50.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in The Colony for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (844)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (1,688)
High School / GED
21.0% (8,865)
Some College
26.0% (10,975)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (4,221)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (11,820)
Master's Degree
7.0% (2,955)
Professional Degree
2.0% (844)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education The Colony TX USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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