Sweetwater, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
10,626
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
17.5%
Median Home
$68,100
Median Income
$41,549
Median Rent
$691

Sweetwater SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
9.5

Sweetwater, TX Crime Report

357
Total Crimes
3,390.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
36.89%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Sweetwater
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 357 3,390.3 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 50 474.8 418.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 5 47.5 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 41 389.4 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 307 2,915.5 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 139 1,320.0 392.8 340.5
Larceny 152 1,443.5 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 16 151.9 267.2 219.9

Sweetwater, TX Cost Of Living

78
Sweetwater's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Sweetwater Texas National Average
Overall 78 91 100
Services 91 95 100
Groceries 87 90 100
Health 107 97 100
Housing 39 83 100
Transportation 93 94 100
Utilities 109 102 100

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Rankings for Sweetwater in Texas

Map Of Sweetwater, TX

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Population over time in Sweetwater

Year Population % Change
2019 10,626 -0.7%
2018 10,701 -0.4%
2017 10,740 -0.2%
2016 10,765 -0.3%
2015 10,794 -0.1%
2014 10,809 -0.1%
2013 10,816 -0.1%
2012 10,824 -0.1%
2011 10,835 0.5%
2010 10,782 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sweetwater

White
47.5% (5,048)
African American
7.6% (809)
American Indian
0.2% (19)
Asian
0.4% (43)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.0% (104)
Hispanic
43.3% (4,603)
Race Sweetwater TX USA
White 47.5% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 7.6% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.4% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.0% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 43.3% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Sweetwater

Female
48.2% (5,123)
Male
51.8% (5,502)
Gender Sweetwater TX USA
Female 48.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 51.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sweetwater for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.0% (1,062)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (1,275)
High School / GED
37.0% (3,931)
Some College
24.0% (2,550)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (850)
Bachelor's Degree
7.0% (743)
Master's Degree
2.0% (212)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Sweetwater TX USA
< 9th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 7.0% 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 Sweetwater, Texas

Less than $10,000
7.4% (78,311)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.6% (70,650)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.9% (190,672)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (116,900)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (168,540)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (186,416)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.9% (116,048)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.2% (97,605)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (19,861)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (17,591)
Income Sweetwater TX USA
Less than $10,000 7.4% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.6% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.9% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.9% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.2% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 7.4% 7.7%

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