Big Spring, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Big Spring, Texas Info Snack

Population
28,041
Unemployment
8.1%
Poverty
20.4%
Median Home
$90,500
Median Income
$52,275
Median Rent
$879

Big Spring SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
9

Big Spring, TX Crime Report

1,201
Total Crimes
4,247.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
71.48%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Big Spring
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,201 4,247.1 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 152 537.5 418.9 366.7
Murder 3 10.6 4.9 5.0
Robbery 21 74.3 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 117 413.7 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 1,049 3,709.6 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 173 611.8 392.8 340.5
Larceny 731 2,585.0 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 145 512.8 267.2 219.9

Big Spring, TX Cost Of Living

90
Big Spring's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Big Spring Texas National Average
Overall 90 91 100
Services 112 95 100
Groceries 93 90 100
Health 96 97 100
Housing 54 83 100
Transportation 100 94 100
Utilities 108 102 100

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Rankings for Big Spring in Texas

Map Of Big Spring, TX

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Population over time in Big Spring

Year Population % Change
2019 28,041 -1.1%
2018 28,367 0.4%
2017 28,257 -0.1%
2016 28,295 0.9%
2015 28,054 1.0%
2014 27,768 1.1%
2013 27,470 1.1%
2012 27,162 0.9%
2011 26,910 1.3%
2010 26,570 -

Race / Ethnicity in Big Spring

White
41.4% (11,615)
African American
5.9% (1,643)
American Indian
0.7% (186)
Asian
0.8% (221)
Hawaiian
0.0% (11)
Other
0.1% (35)
Two Or More
2.0% (566)
Hispanic
49.1% (13,764)
Race Big Spring TX USA
White 41.4% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 5.9% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 49.1% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Big Spring

Female
44.0% (12,341)
Male
56.0% (15,699)
Gender Big Spring TX USA
Female 44.0% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 56.0% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Big Spring for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (2,523)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (3,364)
High School / GED
34.0% (9,533)
Some College
26.0% (7,290)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,962)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (2,243)
Master's Degree
3.0% (841)
Professional Degree
1.0% (280)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Big Spring TX USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Big Spring, Texas

Less than $10,000
8.5% (239,233)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.9% (194,181)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.1% (255,997)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (281,841)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.4% (376,138)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.0% (561,239)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.7% (383,123)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.9% (332,831)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (72,643)
$200,000 or more
3.8% (106,869)
Income Big Spring TX USA
Less than $10,000 8.5% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.9% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.1% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.4% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.0% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.7% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.9% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.8% 7.4% 7.7%

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