Decatur, TX

6,378 Population
8.5 square miles 752.6 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.0%
was 0.0%
 
Population Density
752.6
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
81.3%
was 64.9%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
11.4%
was 5.7%
 
Percent Under 18
30.9%
was 28.4%
 
Percent 65 and Over
17.1%
was 13.6%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
23.3%
was 18.7%
 
Median Household Income
$43,155
was $46,161
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
41.2
41.2
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
233.8
was 272.3
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
4,754.5
was 4,660.5
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
2,289
was 2,336
 
Median Rent
$956
was $959
 
Total Building Permits
24
was 8
 
Occupied Housing Units
2,195
was 2,140
 
Homeownership Rate
53.9%
was 58.9%
 
Single Family Building Permits
24
was 8
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
270.1
was 275.6
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
8.5%
was 18.2%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.8
was 2.8
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
9.4
was 3.2
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
3.9
was 1.3
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
92.1%
was 90.4%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
70.2%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
97.4%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
83.7%
was 84.5%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
19.2%
was 22.7%
 

+ Upload Other Data