Nationwide Claims to Fame

West University Place is 3rd out of 6,406 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

West University Place is 21st out of 6,404 other cities in Income per household

West University Place is 21st out of 6,406 other cities in Income per capita

West University Place is 42nd out of 6,406 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

Statewide Claims to Fame

West University Place is 1st in Texas out of 389 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

West University Place is 2nd in Texas out of 389 other cities in Income per capita

West University Place is 2nd in Texas out of 389 other cities in Income per household

West University Place is 3rd in Texas out of 388 other cities in Home median value

West University Place is 3rd in Texas out of 389 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

West University Place is 4th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
West University Place Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 15,221 167th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 2 379th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 7,378.7 3rd 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
West University Place Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 8.4% 133rd 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 30.6% 107th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 9.8% 239th 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
West University Place Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 98.9% 4th 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 85.5% 1st 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
West University Place Rank Texas US
Race - White 87.5% 76th 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.8% 332nd 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 375th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 8.4% 29th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 337th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.2% 248th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 6.9% 367th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 81.6% 34th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
West University Place Rank Texas US
Female residents 50.8% 266th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 13.8% 139th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
West University Place Rank Texas US
Housing units 5,548 180th 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 0.3% 377th 24.0% 25.9%
Households 5,081 171st 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 88.8% 27th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $720,600 3rd $126,400 $186,200
People per household 2.9 158th 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
West University Place Rank Texas US
Income per capita $95,893 2nd $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $186,703 2nd $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 2.0% 379th 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
West University Place Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,790 157th 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $52,052 283rd $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $3,395 292nd $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $12,364 212th $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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