Statewide Claims to Fame

Silsbee is 11th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Female residents

Silsbee is 12th in Texas out of 309 other cities in Retail sales per capita

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Silsbee Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 6,661 280th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 7.7 243rd 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 860.9 308th 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Silsbee Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 7.6% 221st 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.7% 281st 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 17.4% 31st 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Silsbee Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 87.6% 121st 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 15.5% 240th 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Silsbee Rank Texas US
Race - White 65.8% 293rd 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 30.3% 26th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 306th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.6% 270th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 260th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.5% 341st 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 4.0% 387th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 63.6% 125th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Silsbee Rank Texas US
Female residents 54.1% 11th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 1.0% 386th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Silsbee Rank Texas US
Housing units 2,790 297th 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 10.0% 271st 24.0% 25.9%
Households 2,432 291st 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 72.9% 140th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $89,300 241st $126,400 $186,200
People per household 2.6 297th 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Silsbee Rank Texas US
Income per capita $23,129 164th $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $52,138 148th $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 15.2% 221st 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Silsbee Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,101 222nd 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $336,466 127th $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $49,480 12th $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $13,517 203rd $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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