Statewide Claims to Fame

Beaumont is 8th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Beaumont is 17th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Size in square miles

Beaumont is 18th in Texas out of 337 other cities in Retail sales

Beaumont is 19th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Households

Beaumont, Texas Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Beaumont Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 118,228 28th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 82.8 17th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,428.7 202nd 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Beaumont Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 7.3% 256th 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 24.7% 306th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 12.2% 166th 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Beaumont Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 83.0% 170th 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 23.0% 146th 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Beaumont Rank Texas US
Race - White 39.8% 375th 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 47.3% 8th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6% 217th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.3% 78th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 368th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.0% 287th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 13.4% 316th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 34.7% 284th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Beaumont Rank Texas US
Female residents 51.3% 174th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 9.0% 215th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Beaumont Rank Texas US
Housing units 50,689 21st 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 26.4% 80th 24.0% 25.9%
Households 45,073 19th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 57.6% 310th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $97,300 214th $126,400 $186,200
People per household 2.5 333rd 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Beaumont Rank Texas US
Income per capita $23,674 156th $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $40,283 246th $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 21.6% 118th 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Beaumont Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 9,943 29th 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $2,474,638 18th $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $22,568 74th $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $258,410 21st $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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