Mexia, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Mexia, Texas Info Snack

Population
7,356
Unemployment
6.9%
Poverty
26.8%
Median Home
$73,200
Median Income
$36,565
Median Rent
$707

Mexia SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
3
Commute
9

Mexia, TX Cost Of Living

82
Mexia's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Mexia Texas National Average
Overall 82 91 100
Services 100 95 100
Groceries 81 90 100
Health 97 97 100
Housing 50 83 100
Transportation 93 94 100
Utilities 100 102 100

Rankings for Mexia in Texas

Map Of Mexia, TX

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Population over time in Mexia

Year Population % Change
2019 7,356 -0.5%
2018 7,396 -0.4%
2017 7,425 -0.5%
2016 7,462 0.1%
2015 7,453 -0.7%
2014 7,502 0.5%
2013 7,466 0.5%
2012 7,426 0.3%
2011 7,406 0.4%
2010 7,380 -

Race / Ethnicity in Mexia

White
37.1% (2,726)
African American
26.6% (1,955)
American Indian
0.9% (69)
Asian
0.7% (51)
Hawaiian
0.7% (55)
Other
0.4% (30)
Two Or More
1.9% (139)
Hispanic
31.7% (2,331)
Race Mexia TX USA
White 37.1% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 26.6% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.9% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.7% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 31.7% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Mexia

Female
50.2% (3,693)
Male
49.8% (3,662)
Gender Mexia TX USA
Female 50.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mexia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
13.0% (956)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (1,029)
High School / GED
32.0% (2,353)
Some College
26.0% (1,912)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (367)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (588)
Master's Degree
2.0% (147)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Mexia TX USA
< 9th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Mexia, Texas

Less than $10,000
9.0% (65,985)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.0% (66,280)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.7% (122,501)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (85,810)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.8% (138,183)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.0% (132,561)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.8% (57,108)
$100,000 to $149,999
3.4% (24,855)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.5% (25,447)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (16,866)
Income Mexia TX USA
Less than $10,000 9.0% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.0% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.7% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.8% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.0% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.8% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 3.4% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.5% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 7.4% 7.7%

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