Sweetwater, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Sweetwater, Texas Info Snack

Population
10,601
Unemployment
6.3%
Poverty
17.0%
Median Home
$69,300
Median Income
$40,577
Median Rent
$732

Sweetwater SnackAbility

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

Sweetwater, TX Crime Report

153
Total Crimes
1,468.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-37.41%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Sweetwater
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 153 1,468.5 2,691.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 20 192.0 446.5 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 91.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 19 182.4 302.5 279.7
Property Crime 133 1,276.5 2,245.0 1,958.2
Burglary 51 489.5 370.7 314.2
Larceny 77 739.0 1,587.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 5 48.0 287.0 246.0

Sweetwater, TX Cost Of Living

77
Sweetwater's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Sweetwater Texas National Average
Overall 77 94 100
Services 87 98 100
Groceries 85 89 100
Health 106 95 100
Housing 37 83 100
Transportation 101 89 100
Utilities 109 101 100

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Map Of Sweetwater, TX

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Population over time in Sweetwater

Year Population % Change
2020 10,601 -0.9%
2019 10,701 -0.4%
2018 10,740 -0.2%
2017 10,765 -0.3%
2016 10,794 -0.1%
2015 10,809 -0.1%
2014 10,816 -0.1%
2013 10,824 -0.1%
2012 10,835 0.5%
2011 10,782 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sweetwater

White
47.6% (5,049)
African American
6.7% (710)
American Indian
0.3% (31)
Asian
0.2% (25)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.5% (156)
Hispanic
43.7% (4,630)
Race Sweetwater TX USA
White 47.6% 41.4% 60.1%
African American 6.7% 11.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.2% 4.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.5% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 43.7% 39.4% 18.2%

Gender in Sweetwater

Female
47.8% (5,071)
Male
52.2% (5,530)
Gender Sweetwater TX USA
Female 47.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 52.2% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sweetwater for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (742)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (1,378)
High School / GED
36.0% (3,816)
Some College
23.0% (2,438)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,060)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (848)
Master's Degree
3.0% (318)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Sweetwater TX USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 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 Sweetwater, Texas

Less than $10,000
9.0% (95,499)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.8% (93,521)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.4% (142,118)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.1% (96,064)
$35,000 to $49,999
21.5% (228,294)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.8% (156,528)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.4% (110,191)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.0% (95,781)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (24,863)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (17,235)
Income Sweetwater TX USA
Less than $10,000 9.0% 6.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.8% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.4% 8.4% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.1% 8.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 21.5% 12.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.8% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.4% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.0% 15.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 7.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 7.8% 8.3%

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