Living in Decatur, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Decatur SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
7
Education
6
Commute
8

Decatur, TX Crime Report

189
Total Crimes
2,768.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
7.80%
Above National Average

Decatur, TX Cost Of Living

89
Decatur's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Decatur, Texas Info Snack

Decatur is a city located in Wise County, Texas, United States. It is the county seat.
Population
6,608
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
20.2%
Median Home
$136,800
Median Income
$55,849
Median Rent
$1,050

Decatur, TX Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Decatur in Texas

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Map Of Decatur, TX

Population over time in Decatur

Year Population % Change
2017 6,608 2.7%
2016 6,434 0.9%
2015 6,378 1.2%
2014 6,301 1.6%
2013 6,201 0.9%
2012 6,147 0.9%
2011 6,095 1.0%
2010 6,036 0.6%
2009 5,998 -
Crime/100k Decatur TX USA
Violent Crime 249.0 410.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 0.0 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 219.7 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 2519.8 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 791.1 410.8 376.0
Larceny 1596.8 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 131.8 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Decatur

White
69.6% (4,601)
African American
3.1% (203)
American Indian
0.3% (18)
Asian
2.2% (143)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.6% (169)
Hispanic
22.3% (1,474)
Race Decatur TX USA
White 69.6% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 3.1% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 22.3% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Decatur, Texas

Less than $10,000
10.4% (68,478)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.6% (10,658)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.1% (40,234)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.3% (41,566)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.4% (102,050)
$50,000 to $74,999
28.3% (187,315)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.2% (67,678)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.7% (83,932)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.2% (34,638)
$200,000 or more
3.7% (24,247)
Income Decatur TX USA
Less than $10,000 10.4% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.6% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.1% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.3% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.4% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 28.3% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.2% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.7% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.2% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.7% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Decatur

Female
54.3% (3,591)
Male
45.7% (3,016)
Gender Decatur TX USA
Female 54.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 45.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Decatur for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (330)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (528)
High School / GED
28.0% (1,850)
Some College
31.0% (2,048)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (594)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (925)
Master's Degree
4.0% (264)
Professional Degree
1.0% (66)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Decatur TX USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 31.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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