Center, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
HomeSnacks is reader-supported. When you click through real estate links on our site, we earn an affiliate commission. Learn more.

Center, Texas Info Snack

Population
5,250
Unemployment
14.9%
Poverty
38.8%
Median Home
$71,900
Median Income
$34,507
Median Rent
$557

Center SnackAbility

1
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8
Diversity
10
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
5
Commute
10

Center, TX Crime Report

211
Total Crimes
4,003.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
61.63%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Center
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 211 4,003.0 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 30 569.2 418.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 1 19.0 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 21 398.4 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 181 3,433.9 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 45 853.7 392.8 340.5
Larceny 132 2,504.3 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 4 75.9 267.2 219.9

Center, TX Cost Of Living

85
Center's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Center Texas National Average
Overall 85 91 100
Services 110 95 100
Groceries 89 90 100
Health 107 97 100
Housing 46 83 100
Transportation 86 94 100
Utilities 110 102 100

Center, TX Photos

Rankings for Center in Texas

Map Of Center, TX

Best Places Around Center

1

Henderson, TX
Population 13,237

2

Nacogdoches, TX
Population 33,200

3

Lufkin, TX
Population 35,465

4

Mansfield, LA
Population 4,736

Population over time in Center

Year Population % Change
2019 5,250 -1.3%
2018 5,319 -1.3%
2017 5,388 -0.6%
2016 5,421 3.0%
2015 5,262 0.4%
2014 5,239 -0.1%
2013 5,246 0.0%
2012 5,244 -0.1%
2011 5,248 -0.8%
2010 5,288 -

Race / Ethnicity in Center

White
34.3% (1,802)
African American
36.9% (1,938)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
28.8% (1,510)
Race Center TX USA
White 34.3% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 36.9% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 28.8% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Center

Female
51.1% (2,685)
Male
48.9% (2,565)
Gender Center TX USA
Female 51.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Center for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
14.0% (735)
9-12th Grade
16.0% (840)
High School / GED
26.0% (1,365)
Some College
21.0% (1,102)
Associate's Degree
3.0% (157)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (735)
Master's Degree
1.0% (52)
Professional Degree
5.0% (262)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Center TX USA
< 9th Grade 14.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 16.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Center, Texas

Less than $10,000
22.1% (116,233)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (35,714)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.5% (71,103)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.8% (46,428)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.2% (48,376)
$50,000 to $74,999
27.1% (142,207)
$75,000 to $99,999
3.8% (19,805)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.7% (29,870)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.5% (2,597)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (12,662)
Income Center TX USA
Less than $10,000 22.1% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.5% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.8% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.2% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 27.1% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 3.8% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.7% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.5% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 7.4% 7.7%

Articles About Texas

Enjoy The Snack?