Temple, TX

73,597 Population
69.8 square miles 1,054.9 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.3%
was 0.3%
Ranked 50th Highest in TX
Population Density
1,054.9
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
68.6%
was 59.1%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
8.3%
was 5.5%
Ranked 50th Highest in TX
Percent Under 18
26.5%
was 26.5%
Ranked 27th Highest in TX
Percent 65 and Over
18.6%
was 13.8%
Ranked 1st Highest in TX

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3.5
was 3.7
Ranked 9th Lowest in TX
Percent Living in Poverty
16.6%
was 24.5%
Ranked 34th Lowest in TX
Median Household Income
$48,860
was $44,749
Ranked 34th Highest in TX
Gini Income Distribution
 
46.5
48.9
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
2.8
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
218.7
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
3,764.3
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
32,334
was 30,865
Ranked 42nd Highest in TX
Median Rent
$837
was $807
Ranked 42nd Highest in TX
Total Building Permits
571
was 627
 
Occupied Housing Units
27,942
was 27,319
 
Homeownership Rate
55.2%
was 46.5%
Ranked 35th Highest in TX
Single Family Building Permits
571
was 469
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
461.5
was 442.4
Ranked 55th Highest in TX
Rental Vacancy Rate
26.0%
was 19.5%
Ranked 6th Highest in TX
Multifamily Building Permits
0
was 158
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.6
was 2.6
Ranked 49th Highest in TX
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
21.4
was 20.1
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
8.1
was 9.1
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
93.6%
was 97.0%
Ranked 15th Highest in TX
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
78.6%
Ranked 27th Highest in TX
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.5%
was 100%
Ranked 6th Highest in TX

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
88.2%
was 89.9%
Ranked 20th Highest in TX
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
23.0%
was 26.7%
Ranked 40th Highest in TX

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