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Little Elm is 8th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Residents younger than 5

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Little Elm Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 28,966 99th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 14.6 147th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,777.1 154th 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Little Elm Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 11.1% 8th 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 34.9% 28th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 4.0% 383rd 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Little Elm Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 86.8% 130th 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 31.2% 86th 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Little Elm Rank Texas US
Race - White 69.3% 269th 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 14.3% 105th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.8% 85th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.5% 77th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 105th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.5% 43rd 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 24.0% 221st 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 55.3% 179th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Little Elm Rank Texas US
Female residents 50.9% 244th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 15.8% 116th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Little Elm Rank Texas US
Housing units 8,581 122nd 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 2.8% 349th 24.0% 25.9%
Households 7,454 125th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 83.8% 49th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $147,500 91st $126,400 $186,200
People per household 3.2 60th 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Little Elm Rank Texas US
Income per capita $25,504 129th $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $79,179 52nd $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 6.2% 326th 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Little Elm Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,912 148th 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $65,013 269th $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $2,722 297th $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $12,680 208th $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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