Living in Commerce, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Commerce SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

Commerce, TX Crime Report

200
Total Crimes
2,148.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-16.33%
Below National Average

Commerce, TX Cost Of Living

80
Commerce's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Commerce, Texas Info Snack

Commerce is a Texas city located in Hunt County, Texas, United States, situated on the eastern edge of North Texas, in the heart of the Texas Blackland Prairies, and the northeastern part of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. The town is 60 miles (100 kilometers) from Dallas, Texas, and 45 mi (72 km) south of the Texas/Oklahoma border. Commerce is the second largest city in Hunt County with a population of 8,599 residents as of 2014. The rural city is home to Texas A&M University¬ĖCommerce, a major 4-year University of over 12,000 students that has been in the town since 1894. Commerce is one of the smallest college towns in Texas.
Population
9,000
Unemployment
12.2%
Poverty
39.7%
Median Home
$72,000
Median Income
$24,640
Median Rent
$799

Commerce, TX Photos

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Rankings for Commerce in Texas

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Map Of Commerce, TX

Population over time in Commerce

Year Population % Change
2017 9,000 1.7%
2016 8,847 1.3%
2015 8,732 2.0%
2014 8,558 2.5%
2013 8,348 2.1%
2012 8,174 0.7%
2011 8,119 0.5%
2010 8,082 -0.2%
2009 8,098 -
Crime/100k Commerce TX USA
Violent Crime 343.8 410.9 368.9
Murder 21.5 4.6 5.0
Robbery 0.0 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 290.1 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 1805.1 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 376.1 410.8 376.0
Larceny 1300.1 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 128.9 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Commerce

White
52.6% (4,738)
African American
23.0% (2,072)
American Indian
4.2% (382)
Asian
6.5% (589)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (15)
Two Or More
2.6% (231)
Hispanic
10.8% (973)
Race Commerce TX USA
White 52.6% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 23.0% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 4.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 6.5% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.8% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Commerce, Texas

Less than $10,000
21.1% (189,457)
$10,000 to $14,999
12.2% (110,235)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.0% (153,224)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.0% (72,159)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.8% (97,031)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.4% (93,654)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.8% (79,529)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.9% (71,238)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (25,179)
$200,000 or more
0.9% (8,290)
Income Commerce TX USA
Less than $10,000 21.1% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 12.2% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.0% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.0% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.8% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.4% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.8% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.9% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.9% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Commerce

Female
55.7% (5,017)
Male
44.3% (3,983)
Gender Commerce TX USA
Female 55.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 44.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Commerce for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (89)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (900)
High School / GED
29.0% (2,610)
Some College
25.0% (2,250)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (360)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (1,350)
Master's Degree
12.0% (1,080)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (360)
Education Commerce TX USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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