Living in Kermit, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Kermit SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
3
Commute
8.5

Kermit, TX Crime Report

84
Total Crimes
1,370.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-46.66%
Below National Average

Kermit, TX Cost Of Living

79
Kermit's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Kermit, Texas Info Snack

Kermit is a city in and the county seat of Winkler County, Texas, United States. The population was 5,708 at the 2010 census. The city was named for Kermit Roosevelt after a visit by his father Theodore Roosevelt to the county.
Population
6,614
Unemployment
4.5%
Poverty
17.9%
Median Home
$62,000
Median Income
$55,000
Median Rent
$874

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Rankings for Kermit in Texas

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3

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4

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Map Of Kermit, TX

Population over time in Kermit

Year Population % Change
2017 6,614 3.3%
2016 6,405 3.0%
2015 6,219 2.7%
2014 6,057 2.8%
2013 5,894 6.5%
2012 5,534 -1.2%
2011 5,602 -0.2%
2010 5,616 -1.5%
2009 5,701 -
Crime/100k Kermit TX USA
Violent Crime 456.7 410.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 16.3 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 407.8 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 913.4 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 228.3 410.8 376.0
Larceny 489.3 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 195.7 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Kermit

White
30.4% (2,013)
African American
2.0% (134)
American Indian
1.1% (73)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.8% (55)
Hispanic
65.6% (4,339)
Race Kermit TX USA
White 30.4% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 2.0% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 1.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.8% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 65.6% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Kermit, Texas

Less than $10,000
8.8% (58,145)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.5% (43,003)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.3% (48,454)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (76,315)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (94,788)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.0% (105,690)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.7% (97,514)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.7% (97,211)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (16,958)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (23,318)
Income Kermit TX USA
Less than $10,000 8.8% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.5% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.3% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.0% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.7% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.7% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Kermit

Female
49.3% (3,258)
Male
50.7% (3,356)
Gender Kermit TX USA
Female 49.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kermit for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
18.0% (1,190)
9-12th Grade
16.0% (1,058)
High School / GED
27.0% (1,785)
Some College
24.0% (1,587)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (396)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (396)
Master's Degree
2.0% (132)
Professional Degree
1.0% (66)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Kermit TX USA
< 9th Grade 18.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 16.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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