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La Feria is 11th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Income below poverty line

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
La Feria Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 7,325 264th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.4 304th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,346.7 218th 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
La Feria Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 8.0% 185th 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 30.9% 97th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 16.1% 51st 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
La Feria Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 61.9% 345th 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 5.1% 376th 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
La Feria Rank Texas US
Race - White 89.8% 50th 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.3% 367th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 354th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.3% 345th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 202nd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.5% 346th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 85.0% 41st 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 14.4% 335th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
La Feria Rank Texas US
Female residents 52.8% 32nd 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 17.5% 100th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
La Feria Rank Texas US
Housing units 2,867 289th 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 13.6% 221st 24.0% 25.9%
Households 2,316 307th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 64.3% 219th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $48,100 378th $126,400 $186,200
People per household 3.2 72nd 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
La Feria Rank Texas US
Income per capita $14,979 338th $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $25,034 377th $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 41.5% 11th 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
La Feria Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 659 293rd 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $39,081 292nd $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $5,652 266th $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $8,180 252nd $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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