|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Abilene is 125,070. Abilene, Texas is the 226th largest city in the US.
Parts of Abilene are located within Jones County and Taylor County.
The current population of Abilene (125,070) is it's peak population.
Abilene has grown 7.9% since the 2000. Abilene, Texas's growth is below average. 71% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Abilene has a population density of 1,096.2 people per square mile.
|221||Simi Valley, California||125,975||12.5%|
|225||Thousand Oaks, California||125,754||7.0%|
|229||Round Rock, Texas||123,876||104.1%|
|232||Palm Bay, Florida||122,942||54.4%|
The total voting age population of Abilene, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 91,106. The voting age population is 51.8% male and 48.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.1% of the residents of Abilene are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Abilene are 72.2% White, 10.9% Other, 10.6% Black, 3.1% Two or more races, 2.3% Asian and 0.9% American Indian. Additionally, 26.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Abilene, 16.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.6%. On a per-household basis, 11.5% of families are below the poverty line in Abilene.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.3% of Abilene residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.1% of Abilene residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 23.5% have a bachelor's degree and 8.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Abilene residents aged 5 and older, 19.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 15.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Abilene is 3.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Abilene, 15.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Abilene is $50,659.
In Abilene, 54.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 46.0% of housing units in Abilene.
Of all the housing units in Abilene, 6.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Abilene, 14.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 7,200 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Abilene is $924.
In Abilene, 77.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.