Statewide Claims to Fame

Garland is 11th in Texas out of 326 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Garland is 12th in Texas out of 340 other cities in Current population (2012)

Garland is 12th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Households

Garland is 12th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Housing units

Garland is 17th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Garland is 19th in Texas out of 337 other cities in Retail sales

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Garland Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 233,564 12th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 57.1 30th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,974.4 17th 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Garland Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 7.6% 222nd 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 28.5% 178th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 9.2% 253rd 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Garland Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 75.9% 252nd 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 21.4% 160th 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Garland Rank Texas US
Race - White 57.5% 343rd 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 14.5% 102nd 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.8% 109th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 9.4% 24th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 353rd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.3% 63rd 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 37.8% 136th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 36.7% 277th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Garland Rank Texas US
Female residents 51.0% 219th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 27.0% 41st 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Garland Rank Texas US
Housing units 80,834 12th 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 23.0% 103rd 24.0% 25.9%
Households 72,531 12th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 65.3% 209th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $118,200 158th $126,400 $186,200
People per household 3.1 87th 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Garland Rank Texas US
Income per capita $21,977 195th $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $52,441 142nd $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 14.5% 232nd 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Garland Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 19,734 11th 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $2,320,031 19th $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $10,679 214th $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $227,937 29th $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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