Big Spring, Texas Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Big Spring Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 27,546 102nd 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 19.1 118th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,428.4 203rd 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Big Spring Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 6.7% 294th 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.3% 344th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.8% 178th 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Big Spring Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 69.5% 310th 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 10.3% 330th 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Big Spring Rank Texas US
Race - White 69.7% 267th 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 7.8% 174th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9% 49th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.9% 218th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 341st 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.3% 220th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 43.1% 112th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 46.7% 222nd 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Big Spring Rank Texas US
Female residents 42.0% 375th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 18.8% 86th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Big Spring Rank Texas US
Housing units 9,640 114th 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 16.8% 182nd 24.0% 25.9%
Households 7,962 115th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 60.7% 275th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $58,800 357th $126,400 $186,200
People per household 2.6 272nd 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Big Spring Rank Texas US
Income per capita $15,861 322nd $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $38,666 267th $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 22.7% 105th 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Big Spring Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,708 163rd 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $320,401 131st $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $13,382 170th $13,061 $12,990

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