Nationwide Claims to Fame

Fort Worth is 16th out of 4,664 other cities in Current population (2012)

Fort Worth is 18th out of 6,406 other cities in Size in square miles

Fort Worth is 19th out of 5,266 other cities in Retail sales

Fort Worth is 21st out of 6,406 other cities in Households

Fort Worth is 22nd out of 6,406 other cities in Housing units

Fort Worth is 24th out of 5,169 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Fort Worth is 43rd out of 4,905 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Statewide Claims to Fame

Fort Worth is 4th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Size in square miles

Fort Worth is 5th in Texas out of 302 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Fort Worth is 5th in Texas out of 326 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Fort Worth is 5th in Texas out of 337 other cities in Retail sales

Fort Worth is 5th in Texas out of 340 other cities in Current population (2012)

Fort Worth is 5th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Households

Fort Worth is 5th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Housing units

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Fort Worth Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 777,992 5th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 339.8 4th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,181.2 104th 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Fort Worth Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 9.0% 68th 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 29.4% 147th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 8.2% 284th 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Fort Worth Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 79.0% 220th 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 25.9% 122nd 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Fort Worth Rank Texas US
Race - White 61.1% 328th 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 18.9% 69th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6% 227th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.7% 72nd 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 73rd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.1% 80th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 34.1% 156th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 41.7% 256th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Fort Worth Rank Texas US
Female residents 50.9% 239th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 17.5% 102nd 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Fort Worth Rank Texas US
Housing units 291,086 5th 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 28.5% 60th 24.0% 25.9%
Households 257,484 5th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 59.8% 288th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $121,900 146th $126,400 $186,200
People per household 2.8 213th 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Fort Worth Rank Texas US
Income per capita $24,270 147th $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $50,456 159th $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 18.1% 179th 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Fort Worth Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 54,916 5th 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $9,586,062 5th $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $14,088 159th $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $1,246,107 5th $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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