San Benito, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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San Benito, Texas Info Snack

Population
24,259
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
32.4%
Median Home
$59,300
Median Income
$30,565
Median Rent
$747

San Benito SnackAbility

2
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
7
Diversity
5
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
3
Commute
9

San Benito, TX Crime Report

871
Total Crimes
3,593.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
53.18%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
San Benito
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 871 3,593.7 2,691.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 197 812.8 446.5 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 6.5
Robbery 7 28.9 91.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 181 746.8 302.5 279.7
Property Crime 674 2,780.9 2,245.0 1,958.2
Burglary 124 511.6 370.7 314.2
Larceny 497 2,050.6 1,587.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 53 218.7 287.0 246.0

San Benito, TX Cost Of Living

70
San Benito's Overall Cost Of Living
0.7x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense San Benito Texas National Average
Overall 70 94 100
Services 75 98 100
Groceries 81 89 100
Health 83 95 100
Housing 41 83 100
Transportation 87 89 100
Utilities 109 101 100

San Benito, TX Photos

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Rankings for San Benito in Texas

Map Of San Benito, TX

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Population over time in San Benito

Year Population % Change
2020 24,259 -0.8%
2019 24,466 -0.0%
2018 24,474 0.1%
2017 24,442 -0.2%
2016 24,486 0.2%
2015 24,447 0.4%
2014 24,347 -0.0%
2013 24,355 -0.1%
2012 24,381 0.3%
2011 24,309 -

Race / Ethnicity in San Benito

White
8.0% (1,952)
African American
0.1% (31)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (9)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (10)
Hispanic
91.7% (22,257)
Race San Benito TX USA
White 8.0% 41.4% 60.1%
African American 0.1% 11.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.0% 4.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.0% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 91.7% 39.4% 18.2%

Gender in San Benito

Female
52.4% (12,722)
Male
47.6% (11,537)
Gender San Benito TX USA
Female 52.4% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in San Benito for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
21.0% (5,094)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (2,668)
High School / GED
31.0% (7,520)
Some College
19.0% (4,609)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,698)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (1,940)
Master's Degree
3.0% (727)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education San Benito TX USA
< 9th Grade 21.0% 7.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For San Benito, Texas

Less than $10,000
10.4% (253,375)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.2% (175,463)
$15,000 to $24,999
25.5% (617,823)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.6% (330,321)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (371,531)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.5% (351,570)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.3% (153,892)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.1% (122,985)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.6% (37,990)
$200,000 or more
0.5% (10,946)
Income San Benito TX USA
Less than $10,000 10.4% 6.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.2% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 25.5% 8.4% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.6% 8.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 12.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.5% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.3% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.1% 15.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.6% 7.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.5% 7.8% 8.3%

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