Abilene, TX Metro Area Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Abilene is 170,009, a change of 1.70% when compared to 2014. With an area of 2,743.49 square miles, this works out to a population density of 61.97 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 60,394, with an average household size of 2.58.
Abilene's 2018 unemployment rate was 4.03%.
The average household income in Abilene for 2018 was $68,098, while the median was $49,945.

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2,386 estimated births

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Abilene Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,231

Abilene Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $893

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Abilene Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Abilene, TX Metro Area 167,171
2015 Abilene, TX Metro Area 167,945
2016 Abilene, TX Metro Area 168,774
2017 Abilene, TX Metro Area 169,000
2018 Abilene, TX Metro Area 170,009