Tyler, TX

TYLER, TEXAS: Demographic and Financial Snapshot

(Last updated on 1.11.21)

 

AGE IN TYLER, TEXAS

Age RangePopulationPercent
20 to 24 years9,6609.3%
25 to 29 years8,7478.4%
30 to 34 years7,3937.1%
35 to 39 years5,4805.3%
40 to 44 years5,1475.0%
45 to 49 years5,5265.3%
50 to 54 years5,7515.5%
55 to 59 years5,8675.7%
60 to 64 years5,7405.5%
65 to 69 years4,5764.4%
70 to 74 years3,5583.4%
75 to 79 years3,2323.1%
80 to 84 years2,1802.1%
85+ years2,2762.2%

The median age in Tyler is 33.1 years

Source: US Census Data; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Age

 

ETHNICITY IN TYLER, TEXAS

EthnicityPopulationPercent
White70,31767.8%
Black or African American25,40524.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native3420.3%
Asian2,6732.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2490.2%
Other2,7642.7%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Race

 

EDUCATION IN TYLER, TEXAS

Education LevelPopulationPercent
Less than 9th grade4,5517.0%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5,5568.5%
High school graduate (includes GED)13,83721.1%
Some college, no degree16,79125.6%
Associate’s degree6,3779.7%
Bachelor’s degree11,98418.3%
Graduate or professional degree6,3779.7%
High school graduate or higher55,36684.6%
Bachelor’s degree or higher18,36128.0%
Less than Bachelor’s degree47,11272.0%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Education (population 25+ years)

 

HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN TYLER, TEXAS

Annual Household IncomePercent
Less than $10,0008.4%
$10,000 to $14,9995.2%
$15,000 to $24,99910.9%
$25,000 to $34,99910.8%
$35,000 to $49,99915.2%
$50,000 to $74,99918.2%
$75,000 to $99,99911.3%
$100,000 to $149,99910.6%
$150,000 to $199,9994.4%
$200,000 or more5.0%

Median household income: $49,254

Mean household income: $72,523

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Household Income

 

HOUSEHOLD INCOME BY EDUCATION IN TYLER, TEXAS

Education LevelAverage Income
Less than high school graduate$21,476
High school graduate (includes GED)$24,720
Some college or Associate’s degree$33,045
Bachelor’s degree$50,292
Graduate or professional degree$60,611

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Median earnings in past 12 months by education (population 25+ years with earnings)

 

MARITAL STATUS IN TYLER, TEXAS

 PopulationPercent
Population 15+ years 83,603 NA
Never married27,48532.9%
Now married (except separated)39,41547.1%
Separated1,4311.7%
Widowed6,1477.4%
Divorced9,12510.9%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Marital Status for population 15 years and over

 

POVERTY STATUS IN TYLER, TEXAS

 PopulationPercent
Living beneath poverty line17,62617.5%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Poverty Rate

 

HOUSING IN TYLER, TEXAS

Owner-occupied housing units19,015
Renter-occupied housing units17,419
Single-family detached units26,407
Homeownership rate52.2%
Vacancy rate13.8%
Renters rate47.8%
Average housing value$199,476
Average monthly owner cost (with mortgage)$847
Average rent$810

Source: US Census; https://cbb.census.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
Data Point
: Housing Characteristics

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS IN TYLER, TEXAS

Average income$72,523
Average household size2.72
Percent population 16 years and over in labor force61.6%
Percent disabled12.8%
Percent with health coverage83.0%
Average travel time to work (in minutes)20.6
Percent workers using public transportation0.5%
Percent veterans6.0%
Percent foreign born10.1%
Percent speaking Spanish at home8.1%

Source: US Census; https://cbb.census.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
Data Point
: Socioeconomic Characteristics

 

CONSUMER SPENDING IN TYLER, TEXAS

Total consumer expenditures per household$63,875.50
Alcoholic beverages$491.28
Alcoholic beverages consumed at home$292.52
Beer consumed away from home$85.34
Wine consumed away from home$42.55
Apparel & services$1,858.25
Men’s apparel$360.27
Women’s apparel$617.48
Children’s apparel$283.63
Boys’ apparel$95.75
Girls’ apparel$107.17
Footwear$423.49
Dining out (food away from home)$3,205.05
Dining out – Breakfast$329.61
Dining out – Lunch$1,003.74
Dining out – Dinner$1,483.39
Education$1,304.45
Entertainment / recreation$2,748.53
Club membership fees$192.02
Dating services$0.71
Pet food$222.23
Pet services$54.54
Food consumed at home$4,494.21
Bakery products consumed at home$588.66
Dairy products consumed at home$457.64
Fruits and vegetables consumed at home$874.44
Meat, poultry, fish, eggs consumed at home$1,000.13
Nonalcoholic beverages consumed at home$445.03
Snacks / other food products consumed at home$1,573.34
Health care$5,074.43
Medical services$931.08
Nonprescription drugs$126.10
Household Services$1,728.53
Care for the elderly and handicapped$65.43
Lawn and garden services$373.79
Housekeeping services$147.30
PC repair$5.91
Housing$20,091.73
Home improvements$2,110.55
Utilities, fuel, and public services$4,261.00
Phone services$1,549.16
Water$632.04
Life and other insurance$371.21
Pensions and social security$6,700.71
Personal care products and services$773.96
Hair care products$93.25
Personal care products$330.72
Local transportation$7,461.55
Gasoline$1,956.47
Vehicle maintenance and repair$1,029.93
Travel$1,830.53
Airline fares$444.58
Auto / truck rental on trips$21.57
Lodging on trips$497.52
Food and drink on trips$444.10
Entertainment on trips$155.62

Source: US Census; https://cbb.census.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
Data Point
: Consumer Spending (Consumer expenditures per household)

 

DEBT IN SMITH COUNTY (home to TYLER, TEXAS)

% with any debt in collections43%
Average debt in collections$1,397
% with medical debt in collections30%
Average medical debt in collections$492
% with student loan debt15%
Average student loan debt$16,429
Average monthly student loan payment$146
% with auto debt32%

Source: Urban Institute; https://apps.urban.org/features/debt-interactive-map/
Survey/Program
: Data from credit bureau data (2018) + the US Census Bureau’s American Community Survey (2017)
Data Point
: Consumer Debt

 

UNEMPLOYMENT IN TYLER, TEXAS

YearPopulationPercent
January 20191,9083.8%
February 20191,7293.4%
March 20191,6563.3%
April 20191,4362.8%
May 20191,4963.0%
June 20191,7683.5%
July 20191,8363.6%
August 20191,7653.5%
September 20191,6313.2%
October 20191,6163.2%
November 20191,6093.1%
December 20191,5303.0%
January 20201,7933.6%
February 20201,7343.4%
March 20202,4144.8%
April 20205,80512.3%
May 20205,65011.5%
June 20203,9057.8%
July 20203,6337.3%
August 20203,1566.0%
September 20203,6017.0%
October 20203,0015.9%

Source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics; https://www.bls.gov/lau/data.htm
Survey/Program
: Local Area Employment Statistics
Data Point
: Unemployment totals (not seasonally adjusted)