Beaumont, TX

118,309 Population
82.1 square miles 1,440.4 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.4%
was 0.4%
Ranked 29th Highest in TX
Population Density
1,440.4
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
53.6%
was 56.7%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
11.0%
was 8.9%
Ranked 43rd Highest in TX
Percent Under 18
25.2%
was 26.7%
Ranked 37th Highest in TX
Percent 65 and Over
13.9%
was 13.5%
Ranked 13th Highest in TX

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
6
was 6.1
Ranked 31st Lowest in TX
Percent Living in Poverty
18.7%
was 17.6%
Ranked 40th Lowest in TX
Median Household Income
$42,395
was $47,570
Ranked 50th Highest in TX
Gini Income Distribution
 
51.5
47.8
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
13.6
was 13.5
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
924.9
was 1,036.6
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
4,114.4
was 5,239.6
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
52,284
was 51,572
Ranked 22nd Highest in TX
Median Rent
$830
was $843
Ranked 43rd Highest in TX
Total Building Permits
152
was 660
 
Occupied Housing Units
45,642
was 46,133
 
Homeownership Rate
51.5%
was 53.4%
Ranked 44th Highest in TX
Single Family Building Permits
152
was 212
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
636.5
was 627.9
Ranked 48th Highest in TX
Rental Vacancy Rate
23.1%
was 20.2%
Ranked 14th Highest in TX
Multifamily Building Permits
0
was 448
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.5
was 2.5
Ranked 55th Highest in TX
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
2.8
was 12.8
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
1.3
was 5.6
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
88.0%
was 89.3%
Ranked 43rd Highest in TX
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
70.7%
Ranked 45th Highest in TX
Percent with Insurance Over 65
98.3%
was 99.3%
Ranked 26th Highest in TX

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
85.6%
was 85.5%
Ranked 24th Highest in TX
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
20.8%
was 23.5%
Ranked 46th Highest in TX

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