Living in Amarillo, TX

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

Amarillo, Texas Info Snack

Population
198,955
Unemployment
3.6%
Poverty
15.1%
Median Home
$132,500
Median Income
$52,725
Median Rent
$850

Amarillo SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
9

Amarillo, TX Crime Report

9,282
Total Crimes
4,617.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
86.42%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Amarillo
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 9,282 4,617.1 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 1,447 719.8 418.9 366.7
Murder 15 7.5 4.9 5.0
Robbery 246 122.4 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 1,025 509.9 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 7,835 3,897.3 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 1,439 715.8 392.8 340.5
Larceny 5,425 2,698.5 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 971 483.0 267.2 219.9

Amarillo, TX Cost Of Living

84
Amarillo's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Amarillo Texas National Average
Overall 84 91 100
Services 90 95 100
Groceries 92 90 100
Health 88 97 100
Housing 70 83 100
Transportation 81 94 100
Utilities 90 102 100

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Rankings for Amarillo in Texas

Map Of Amarillo, TX

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3

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4

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Population over time in Amarillo

Year Population % Change
2019 198,955 0.1%
2018 198,773 0.5%
2017 197,823 0.1%
2016 197,570 0.5%
2015 196,571 0.8%
2014 194,930 0.9%
2013 193,153 1.1%
2012 191,118 1.1%
2011 189,132 1.0%
2010 187,225 -

Race / Ethnicity in Amarillo

White
54.0% (107,405)
African American
6.3% (12,592)
American Indian
0.3% (633)
Asian
4.1% (8,216)
Hawaiian
0.2% (483)
Other
0.0% (32)
Two Or More
1.8% (3,658)
Hispanic
33.1% (65,936)
Race Amarillo TX USA
White 54.0% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 6.3% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 4.1% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 33.1% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Amarillo

Female
50.7% (100,966)
Male
49.3% (97,989)
Gender Amarillo TX USA
Female 50.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Amarillo for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (13,926)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (17,905)
High School / GED
27.0% (53,717)
Some College
25.0% (49,738)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (17,905)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (31,832)
Master's Degree
5.0% (9,947)
Professional Degree
1.0% (1,989)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,989)
Education Amarillo TX USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Amarillo, Texas

Less than $10,000
6.1% (1,215,591)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.8% (948,385)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.0% (2,197,084)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (2,326,385)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (2,781,287)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.6% (3,899,902)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (2,404,071)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.9% (2,559,962)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.9% (779,459)
$200,000 or more
3.9% (783,369)
Income Amarillo TX USA
Less than $10,000 6.1% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.8% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.0% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.6% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.9% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.9% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.9% 7.4% 7.7%

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