Conroe, TX

82,296 Population
54.5 square miles 1,510.3 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.3%
was 0.2%
Ranked 45th Highest in TX
Population Density
1,510.3
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
55.0%
was 50.7%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
22.3%
was 20.2%
Ranked 16th Highest in TX
Percent Under 18
24.6%
was 26.0%
Ranked 42nd Highest in TX
Percent 65 and Over
12.9%
was 11.2%
Ranked 20th Highest in TX

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3.9
was 3.8
Ranked 13th Lowest in TX
Percent Living in Poverty
14.6%
was 16.8%
Ranked 29th Lowest in TX
Median Household Income
$50,517
was $50,112
Ranked 30th Highest in TX
Gini Income Distribution
 
53.3
45.5
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
1.5
was 1.6
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
335.8
was 343.1
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
3,573.5
was 3,289.3
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
31,715
was 27,685
Ranked 44th Highest in TX
Median Rent
$952
was $897
Ranked 28th Highest in TX
Total Building Permits
1,208
was 366
 
Occupied Housing Units
29,022
was 25,298
 
Homeownership Rate
51.6%
was 46.3%
Ranked 43rd Highest in TX
Single Family Building Permits
610
was 352
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
455.6
was 508.1
Ranked 56th Highest in TX
Rental Vacancy Rate
16.1%
was 15.0%
Ranked 37th Highest in TX
Multifamily Building Permits
598
was 14
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.8
was 2.6
Ranked 32nd Highest in TX
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
52.0
was 16.1
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
19.7
was 6.2
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
84.5%
was 93.5%
Ranked 55th Highest in TX
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
66.2%
Ranked 51st Highest in TX
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 94.5%
Ranked 1st Highest in TX

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
75.0%
was 78.8%
Ranked 51st Highest in TX
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
23.3%
was 27.1%
Ranked 38th Highest in TX

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