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Abilene Population

Abilene is a city in Texas, State of United States, Abilene population in 2023 is estimated to be 131,529, covers city area of 112.09 sq mi (290.32 sq km), ranks twenty-eighth largest city in Texas State, two-hundred-twenty-seventh city in the United States. Abilene is a city in Taylor and Jones Counties, located 150 miles west of Fort Worth and 148 miles to Midland. Abilene population as per 2020 census is 125,182 compared to 2010 population of 117,063 with the increase number of 8,119 people and growth of 6.9 percent.

Below is the Abilene population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
2010117,806
2011118,7490.80
2012119,8520.93
2013119,792-0.05
2014120,6470.71
2015121,6940.87
2016121,8560.13
2017122,2100.29
2018122,9990.65
2019123,8780.71
2020125,1821.05
2021 *129,6013.530
2022 *130,9901.11
2023 *131,5290.43
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019, 2020 US Census & 2021 estimates updated


Abilene Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Abilene population is 123,201, out of these 62,006 are male, 61,195 are female, The sex ratio of Abilene is 101. The median age of the Abilene population is 32.4, Abilene population by age are, under 18 years is 28,355, 16 years and over is 97,476, 18 years and over is 94,846, 21 years and over is 87,647, 65 years and over is 20,510. 50.3% are male, 49.7% are female, Population of Abilene by age percent-wise is, 23.0% are under 18 years old, 79.1% are 16 years and over, 77.0% are 18 years and over, 71.1% are 21 years and over, 14.0% are 65 years and over. There are total 49,516 housing units, The voting population of Abilene are 91,358, out of these 46,305 are male voters, 45,053 are female voters, 50.7% are male, 49.3% are female. Abilene population in 2022 is estimated to be 130,990, and in 2021 is estimated to be 129,601.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -58,5426.9%
5 - 96,3715.2%
10 - 148,3286.8%
15 - 1910,0918.2%
20 - 2413,10510.6%
25 - 3420,34916.5%
35 - 4415,58912.7%
45 - 5410,6368.6%
55 - 596,7675.5%
60 - 646,1755.0%
65 - 749,0407.3%
75 - 845,8944.8%
85 and over2,3141.9%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates


Abilene Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Abilene by race are:

White Population

White population in Abilene, Texas are 94,265, percentage wise 76.5 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Abilene, Texas are 13,948, percentage wise 11.3 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Abilene, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.

Asian Population

Asian population in Abilene are 2,695, percentage wise 2.2 percent are asians.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Abilene, Texas are 34,152. Percentage wise 27.7 percent are hispanics, out of these 30,485 are Mexican people, 334 are Puerto Ricans, 209 are Cubans, and 3,124 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race123,201Percent
White94,26576.5%
Black or African American13,94811.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native1450.1%
Asian Population2,6952.2%
Hispanic or Latino34,15227.7%
Mexican30,48524.7%
Puerto Rican3340.3%
Cuban2090.2%
Other Hispanic or Latino3,124
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)


Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Abilene native population is 115,118, out of these 81,802 born in the Texas state and 31,065 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 8,083, out of these 3,813 are Naturalized US citizen, 492 are in Europe, 1,113 in Asia, 136 in Africa, 2,009 in Latin America and 63 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Abilene are 4,270, out of these 310 are from Europe, 655 are from Asia, 1,363 from Africa, 1,879 are from Latin America and 63 are from Northern America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Native115,118
Born in state of residence81,802
Born in other state in the United States31,065
Northeast3,158
Midwest10,020
South9,869
West8,018
Born outside the United States2,251
Puerto Rico120
U.S. Island Areas0
Born abroad of American parent(s)2,131
Foreign born
Born outside of United States8,083
Naturalized U.S. citizen3,813
Europe492
Asia1,113
Africa136
Oceania0
Latin America2,009
Northern America63
Foreigner
Not a U.S. citizen4,270
Europe310
Asia655
Africa1,363
Oceania0
Latin America1,879
Northern America63
Source: US Census 2019 estimates


Abilene Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Abilene, Texas are 49,516, Occupied housing units are 43,010, Rental vacancy rate is 7. Percentage of occupancy is 87, 45.03% of houses are owner occupied and 41.83% of houses are renter occupied in Abilene. There are 68.05 percent of one-unit detached, 2.33 percent of one-units attached, 4.93 percent of two-unit houses, 4.13 percent of three or four unit homes. 3.34 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 3 and average household size of renter occupied is 2. 31.05 percent are available with one vehicle, 36.86 percent are available with two vehicles, 13.55 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 5.40 percent are no vehicles available.

HousingUnits
Total housing units49,516
Occupied housing units43,010
Occupied housing units percent87
Rental vacancy rate7
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached33,696
1-unit attached1,154
2 units2,441
3 or 4 units2,043
Mobile home1,652
Boat, RV, van, etc.0
Owner-occupied22,295
Renter-occupied20,715
Average household size of owner-occupied unit3
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Abilene Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Abilene, Texas is $138,400, According to 2019 estimated US census of housing market, 6.03 percent of houses are less than $50,000, 9.29 percent are between $50,000 to $100,000, 9.17 percent are between $100,000 to $150,000, 8.55 percent are between $150,000 to $200,000, 8.08 percent are between $200,000 to $300,000, 3.25 percent are between $300,000 to $500,000, 0.59 percent are between $500,000 to one million, 0.07 percent are over one million and above.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,0002,986
$50,000 to $99,9994,598
$100,000 to $149,9994,543
$150,000 to $199,9994,233
$200,000 to $299,9994,001
$300,000 to $499,9991,610
$500,000 to $999,999290
$1,000,000 or more34
Median (dollars)138,400
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

Abilene Housing Mortgage

According to 2019 estimates of mortgage, The median monthly owner costs with mortgage is $1,360, 0.44 percent of homes pays less than $500 per month, 5.79 percent pay between $500 to $999, 7.98 percent pay between $1,000 to $1,499, 6.16 percent pay between $1,500 to $1,999, 2.38 percent pay between $2,000 to $2,499, 0.51 percent pay between $2,500 to $2,999, 0.61 percent pay between $3,000 or more.

The median monthly owner costs without mortgage is $474, 2.64 percent of homes pay less than $250, 5.12 percent pays between $250 to $399, 7.16 percent pay between $400 to $599, 3.58 percent pays between $600 to $799, 1.10 percent pays between $800 to $999, and 1.54 percent pays between $1000 or more.

Monthly Owner costs with mortgageUnits
Less than $500217
$500 to $9992,866
$1,000 to $1,4993,952
$1,500 to $1,9993,051
$2,000 to $2,4991,178
$2,500 to $2,999253
$3,000 or more304
Median (dollars)1,360
Monthly Owner costs with out mortgageUnits
Less than $2501,306
$250 to $3992,535
$400 to $5993,544
$600 to $7991,775
$800 to $999544
$1,000 or more764
Median (dollars)474
Source: US Census 2019 housing mortgage estimates

Abilene Rental

Total number of Abilene rental homes or apartments are 20,715, occupied by Renter, The median value of Abilene average rental rate is $899. 9.91 percent of homes are under $500, 50.89 percent of rental rates between $500 to $1000, 33.02 percent housing units are from $1000 to $2000, 1.39 percent are between $2000 to $3000, and 1.83 percent are above $3000.

        
RentalUnits
Less than $5002,053
$500 to $99910,541
$1,000 to $1,4995,582
$1,500 to $1,9991,258
$2,000 to $2,499287
$2,500 to $2,9990
$3,000 or more379
Median (dollars)899
Source: US Census 2019 housing rental estimates

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