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Texarkana is 17th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Race - Black or African American

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Texarkana Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 37,217 81st 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 29.0 76th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,253.8 236th 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Texarkana Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 7.1% 272nd 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.8% 280th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 14.4% 94th 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Texarkana Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 86.1% 143rd 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 23.6% 143rd 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Texarkana Rank Texas US
Race - White 55.4% 351st 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 37.1% 17th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 254th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.3% 174th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 180th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.2% 237th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 6.4% 370th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 53.1% 198th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Texarkana Rank Texas US
Female residents 52.5% 56th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.7% 355th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Texarkana Rank Texas US
Housing units 16,115 74th 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 27.4% 72nd 24.0% 25.9%
Households 13,649 75th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 54.9% 336th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $97,100 215th $126,400 $186,200
People per household 2.5 329th 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Texarkana Rank Texas US
Income per capita $23,326 161st $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $39,237 257th $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 19.8% 149th 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Texarkana Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 4,035 75th 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $1,241,017 47th $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $34,473 22nd $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $139,254 45th $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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