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Demographic Data

Selected Comparisons Across Geographic Areas for Year 2013 Tentative Data
                   
  Within # Miles of Sweetwater, Tx   State of   Entire
  30   45   60   Texas   U S
Population by Gender
Female 46.2%   50.1%   49.2%   50.4%   50.8%
Male 53.8%   49.9%   50.8%   49.6%   49.2%
                   
Population by Race
American Indian, Eskimo, Aleut 0.7%   0.7%   0.7%   0.7%   1.0%
Asian 0.5%   1.3%   1.2%   4.0%   5.0%
Black 6.8%   6.9%   7.0%   11.9%   12.7%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0.0%   0.1%   0.1%   0.1%   0.2%
White 78.8%   79.1%   79.2%   70.1%   71.9%
Other 10.9%   8.8%   8.9%   10.4%   6.2%
Multi-Race 2.3%   3.0%   2.9%   2.9%   3.1%
                   
Population by Ethnicity
Hispanic 31.8%   26.5%   25.8%   38.7%   17.1%
Not Hispanic 68.2%   73.5%   74.2%   61.3%   82.9%
                   
Population by Age                  
0-4 6.1%   7.2%   6.9%   7.6%   6.5%
5-14 12.6%   13.1%   12.9%   15.1%   13.2%
15-19 6.8%   7.3%   7.1%   7.3%   6.9%
20-24 6.9%   9.0%   8.5%   7.3%   7.1%
25-34 13.2%   13.7%   13.6%   14.4%   13.4%
35-44 12.2%   11.1%   11.4%   13.6%   13.1%
45-54 13.5%   13.0%   13.3%   13.5%   14.3%
55-64 12.8%   11.4%   11.7%   10.7%   12.2%
65-74 8.7%   7.4%   7.6%   6.0%   7.2%
75-84 5.3%   4.9%   5.1%   3.3%   4.2%
85 + 2.0%   1.9%   1.9%   1.3%   1.8%
Median Age 38.7   34.7   35.9   33.8   37.3
                   
Households by Income
$0 - $9,999 9.4%   8.3%   8.5%   7.7%   7.4%
$10,000 - $14,999 7.2%   6.8%   7.0%   5.6%   5.5%
$15,000 - $24,999 15.8%   15.1%   14.8%   11.4%   11.0%
$25,000 - $34,999 13.5%   13.1%   13.0%   10.8%   10.4%
$35,000 - $49,999 17.9%   16.6%   16.7%   14.3%   13.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.8%   18.8%   18.7%   18.3%   18.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.6%   9.6%   9.7%   11.7%   12.2%
$100,000 - $124,999 3.9%   5.2%   5.1%   7.8%   8.0%
$125,000 - $149,999 2.2%   2.6%   2.6%   4.3%   4.5%
$150,000 + 2.8%   3.8%   3.9%   8.2%   8.5%
                   
Average Household Income  $51,088    $55,882    $55,938    $72,705    $74,349
Median Household Income  $38,220    $40,482    $40,512    $50,328    $52,018
Per Capita Income  $18,609    $21,792    $21,745    $26,195    $28,546
                   
Housing Units Vacant 21.1%   13.5%   14.9%   8.3%   10.1%
                   
Educational Attainment
High School Graduate 30.4%   27.6%   28.6%   25.4%   28.3%
Associates Degree 7.4%   6.9%   6.7%   6.4%   7.7%
Bachelor's Degree 10.9%   13.9%   13.2%   17.5%   17.9%
Graduate Degree 4.3%   6.9%   6.5%   8.7%   10.6%
Some College, No Degree 23.4%   26.4%   25.9%   22.8%   21.2%
Total High School Grad & Above 76.4%   81.6%   80.9%   80.9%   85.6%
                   
Business and Employment                  
Average Number of Employees                  
per Establishment 7.6   9.3   9.0   9.8   10.3


Notes:
1. Some individual data summaries, totals, and percentages are affected by rounding.
2. Base data provided by Small Business Development Center National Information Clearinghouse.
3. Presentation and selected analysis by Texas Tech University Small Business Development Center Abilene.

 

For 30-45-60 mile radius demographic information, see this document.