Living in Kilgore, TX

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Kilgore, Texas Info Snack

Population
14,827
Unemployment
7.2%
Poverty
15.3%
Median Home
$122,200
Median Income
$56,715
Median Rent
$833

Kilgore SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Kilgore, TX Crime Report

362
Total Crimes
2,405.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-2.86%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Kilgore
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 362 2,405.8 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 46 305.7 418.9 366.7
Murder 2 13.3 4.9 5.0
Robbery 7 46.5 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 31 206.0 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 316 2,100.1 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 59 392.1 392.8 340.5
Larceny 231 1,535.2 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 26 172.8 267.2 219.9

Kilgore, TX Cost Of Living

85
Kilgore's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Kilgore Texas National Average
Overall 85 91 100
Services 97 95 100
Groceries 93 90 100
Health 89 97 100
Housing 63 83 100
Transportation 96 94 100
Utilities 92 102 100

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Rankings for Kilgore in Texas

Map Of Kilgore, TX

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Population over time in Kilgore

Year Population % Change
2019 14,827 -0.3%
2018 14,867 0.6%
2017 14,784 0.9%
2016 14,658 1.5%
2015 14,442 1.9%
2014 14,178 3.3%
2013 13,731 4.3%
2012 13,165 2.5%
2011 12,844 1.1%
2010 12,706 -

Race / Ethnicity in Kilgore

White
62.7% (9,299)
African American
12.8% (1,898)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.4% (212)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.0% (443)
Hispanic
20.1% (2,975)
Race Kilgore TX USA
White 62.7% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 12.8% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 20.1% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Kilgore

Female
50.7% (7,518)
Male
49.3% (7,309)
Gender Kilgore TX USA
Female 50.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kilgore for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (1,186)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (1,779)
High School / GED
25.0% (3,706)
Some College
26.0% (3,855)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,630)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (1,482)
Master's Degree
6.0% (889)
Professional Degree
1.0% (148)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (148)
Education Kilgore TX USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Kilgore, Texas

Less than $10,000
8.2% (122,164)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.6% (37,981)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.4% (123,865)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.9% (191,325)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.1% (193,876)
$50,000 to $74,999
24.6% (364,226)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.7% (217,969)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.1% (164,114)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (35,147)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (32,029)
Income Kilgore TX USA
Less than $10,000 8.2% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.6% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.4% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.9% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.1% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 24.6% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.7% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.1% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 7.4% 7.7%

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