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Denison is 2nd in Texas out of 389 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Denison Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 22,665 118th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 23 94th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 986.4 291st 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Denison Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 6.8% 290th 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 24.0% 323rd 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 17.1% 36th 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Denison Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 82.0% 184th 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 15.8% 235th 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Denison Rank Texas US
Race - White 82.3% 139th 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 9.3% 151st 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 2.1% 2nd 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.6% 280th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 67th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.1% 79th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 8.8% 349th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 77.0% 55th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Denison Rank Texas US
Female residents 52.8% 39th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.4% 342nd 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Denison Rank Texas US
Housing units 10,373 106th 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 16.9% 180th 24.0% 25.9%
Households 8,975 107th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 60.4% 277th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $79,900 284th $126,400 $186,200
People per household 2.5 336th 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Denison Rank Texas US
Income per capita $20,227 231st $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $37,364 284th $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 20.2% 143rd 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Denison Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,423 117th 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $336,437 128th $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $14,050 160th $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $35,546 121st $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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