Living in Abilene, TX

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Abilene, Texas Info Snack

Population
124,156
Unemployment
3.6%
Poverty
16.5%
Median Home
$120,400
Median Income
$50,659
Median Rent
$924

Abilene SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
9.5

Abilene, TX Crime Report

3,570
Total Crimes
2,886.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
16.56%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Abilene
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,570 2,886.8 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 458 370.4 418.9 366.7
Murder 6 4.9 4.9 5.0
Robbery 68 55.0 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 297 240.2 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 3,112 2,516.5 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 576 465.8 392.8 340.5
Larceny 2,330 1,884.1 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 206 166.6 267.2 219.9

Abilene, TX Cost Of Living

85
Abilene's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Abilene Texas National Average
Overall 85 91 100
Services 91 95 100
Groceries 87 90 100
Health 107 97 100
Housing 64 83 100
Transportation 93 94 100
Utilities 109 102 100

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Map Of Abilene, TX

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Population over time in Abilene

Year Population % Change
2019 124,156 0.4%
2018 123,676 0.7%
2017 122,762 0.1%
2016 122,612 0.3%
2015 122,226 1.2%
2014 120,776 0.9%
2013 119,721 1.0%
2012 118,484 0.8%
2011 117,566 0.8%
2010 116,637 -

Race / Ethnicity in Abilene

White
58.3% (72,372)
African American
10.3% (12,761)
American Indian
0.5% (569)
Asian
2.2% (2,704)
Hawaiian
0.0% (1)
Other
0.3% (319)
Two Or More
1.9% (2,406)
Hispanic
26.6% (33,024)
Race Abilene TX USA
White 58.3% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 10.3% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 26.6% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Abilene

Female
48.7% (60,459)
Male
51.3% (63,697)
Gender Abilene TX USA
Female 48.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 51.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Abilene for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (6,207)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (9,932)
High School / GED
32.0% (39,729)
Some College
24.0% (29,797)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (9,932)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (18,623)
Master's Degree
6.0% (7,449)
Professional Degree
1.0% (1,241)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,241)
Education Abilene TX USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Abilene, Texas

Less than $10,000
6.8% (847,612)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.3% (657,255)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.7% (1,200,180)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (1,424,779)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.2% (2,014,132)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.4% (2,290,383)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.4% (1,534,466)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.7% (1,574,511)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.1% (506,072)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (366,205)
Income Abilene TX USA
Less than $10,000 6.8% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.3% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.7% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.2% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.4% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.4% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.7% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.1% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 7.4% 7.7%

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