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Leander is 16th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Race - Two or More

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Leander Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 29,620 96th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 22.9 96th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,160.6 250th 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Leander Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 9.5% 52nd 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 34.2% 35th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 4.9% 373rd 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Leander Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 91.3% 84th 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 30.7% 91st 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Leander Rank Texas US
Race - White 80.2% 164th 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 4.8% 222nd 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7% 149th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.4% 108th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 103rd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.0% 16th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 24.5% 216th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 65.8% 114th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Leander Rank Texas US
Female residents 50.7% 271st 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 9.0% 214th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Leander Rank Texas US
Housing units 8,949 119th 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 5.1% 325th 24.0% 25.9%
Households 7,815 119th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 78.3% 90th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $154,200 84th $126,400 $186,200
People per household 3.2 68th 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Leander Rank Texas US
Income per capita $26,291 120th $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $71,042 73rd $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 4.0% 361st 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Leander Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,926 146th 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $112,144 234th $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $4,927 272nd $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $5,255 275th $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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