Baytown, TX

76,834 Population
38.6 square miles 1,953.2 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.3%
was 0.3%
Ranked 48th Highest in TX
Population Density
1,953.2
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
49.1%
was 51.8%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
21.8%
was 17.5%
Ranked 18th Highest in TX
Percent Under 18
28.4%
was 25.1%
Ranked 18th Highest in TX
Percent 65 and Over
8.6%
was 12.1%
Ranked 49th Highest in TX

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
9.8
was 6.9
Ranked 38th Lowest in TX
Percent Living in Poverty
11.6%
was 16.6%
Ranked 20th Lowest in TX
Median Household Income
$49,930
was $51,791
Ranked 32nd Highest in TX
Gini Income Distribution
 
41.4
46.8
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
7.8
was 5.4
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
302
was 386.7
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
3,728
was 4,956.0
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
27,883
was 31,859
Ranked 50th Highest in TX
Median Rent
$869
was $767
Ranked 38th Highest in TX
Total Building Permits
114
was 712
 
Occupied Housing Units
25,195
was 28,893
 
Homeownership Rate
52.8%
was 55.5%
Ranked 38th Highest in TX
Single Family Building Permits
114
was 116
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
723.2
was 826.4
Ranked 39th Highest in TX
Rental Vacancy Rate
18.4%
was 18.7%
Ranked 28th Highest in TX
Multifamily Building Permits
0
was 596
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
3.0
was 2.6
Ranked 16th Highest in TX
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
3.9
was 24.4
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
1.5
was 9.9
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
84.1%
was 83.5%
Ranked 56th Highest in TX
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
71.7%
Ranked 43rd Highest in TX
Percent with Insurance Over 65
96.9%
was 94.9%
Ranked 36th Highest in TX

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
79.0%
was 77.3%
Ranked 40th Highest in TX
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
15.7%
was 16.2%
Ranked 54th Highest in TX

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