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Sugar Land is 2nd in Texas out of 389 other cities in Race - Asian

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Sugar Land Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 82,480 40th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 32.4 68th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,434.2 84th 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Sugar Land Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 5.3% 361st 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 24.6% 309th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.4% 224th 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Sugar Land Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 92.1% 80th 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 54.6% 29th 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Sugar Land Rank Texas US
Race - White 52.0% 359th 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 7.4% 179th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 379th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 35.3% 2nd 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 319th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.8% 134th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 10.6% 344th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 44.4% 243rd 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Sugar Land Rank Texas US
Female residents 50.4% 294th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 34.0% 22nd 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Sugar Land Rank Texas US
Housing units 27,727 46th 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 10.6% 265th 24.0% 25.9%
Households 25,746 43rd 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 80.7% 75th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $241,000 31st $126,400 $186,200
People per household 3.0 125th 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Sugar Land Rank Texas US
Income per capita $43,529 27th $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $103,265 31st $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 5.4% 336th 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Sugar Land Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 10,990 25th 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $1,719,913 32nd $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $21,716 77th $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $244,448 26th $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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