Longview, TX Demographic Data

Longview, TX Summary

Longview is located in Gregg County in Texas
  • Population: 80,831
  • Area: 55.80 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 55.69 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 0.11 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 1,448.63 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 347.11 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Longview, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
41,525
51%
50.8
Male
40,065
49%
49.2
Total Population
81,590
 
321,419,000

Longview, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
6,495
8.0% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
5,249
6.4% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
5,025
6.2% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
4,815
5.9% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
6,823
8.4% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
11,051
13.5% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
10,042
12.3% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
10,324
12.7% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
5,635
6.9% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
4,170
5.1% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
6,234
7.6% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
3,342
4.1% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
2,385
2.9% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
61,837
75.8%
77.1
Female
32,357
52.3%
51.4
Male
29,480
47.7%
48.6
21 Years and over
59,397
72.8%
72.9
62 Years and over
14,666
18.0%
18.3
65 Years and over
11,961
14.7%
14.9
Female
7,467
62.4%
55.9
Male
4,494
37.6%
44.1
Median Age (years)
37
NR
NR

Longview, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
79,632
97.6% 
96.9
White
59,285
72.7% 
73.1
Black or African American
18,477
22.6% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
0
0.0% 
0.8
Asian
1,418
1.7% 
5.4
Asian Indian
NR
NR 
1.2
Chinese
NR
NR 
1.3
Filipino
NR
NR 
0.9
Japanese
NR
NR 
0.2
Korean
NR
NR 
0.5
Vietnamese
NR
NR 
0.5
Other Asian
NR
NR 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
NR
NR 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
NR
NR 
0.0
Samoan
NR
NR 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
NR
NR 
0.1
Some Other Race
452
0.6% 
4.8
Two or More Races
1,958
2.4% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
17,614
21.6% 
17.6
Mexican
NR
NR 
11.1
Puerto Rican
NR
NR 
1.7
Cuban
NR
NR 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
NR
NR 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
63,976
78.4% 
82.4

Longview, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
3,459
6.5% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
6,132
11.5% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
15,506
29.2% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
13,104
24.6% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
4,109
7.7% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
7,500
14.1% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
3,373
6.3% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
9,591
18.0%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
43,592
81.9%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
10,873
20.4%
30.6

Longview, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
19,590
30.2%
33.5%
Now Married
27,916
43.1%
47.5
Divorced
10,064
15.5%
11.0%
Separated
2,270
3.5%
2.1
Widowed
4,981
7.7
5.8%

Longview, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
60,158
80.1%
78.5%
Languages other than english
14,937
19.9%
21.5%
Spanish
NR
NR
13.3
Other indo-european languages
NR
NR
3.7
Asian and Pacific islander languages
NR
NR
3.5
Other Languages
NR
NR
1

Longview, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
2,181
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
1,144
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
4,617
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
3,368
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
5,165
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
6,411
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
2,735
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
2,861
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
976
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
999
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
44,969
 
55,775
Per capita income
24,012
 
29,979

Longview, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
1,541
4.2%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
3,451
9.4%
9.8
Construction
1,519
4.1%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
8,346
22.7%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
1,599
4.4%
6.5
Information
158
0.4%
2.1
Manufacturing
5,032
13.7%
10.3
Other services except public administration
2,447
6.7%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
3,464
9.4%
11.3
Public administration
706
1.9%
4.6
Retail trade
6,867
18.7%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
1,118
3.0%
5.1
Wholesale trade
497
1.4%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
3,525
9.6%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
9,891
26.9%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
6,447
17.5%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
8,710
23.7%
23.6%
Service occupations
8,172
22.2%
18.0%

Longview, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
36,346
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
31,321
86.2%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
3,321
9.1%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
35
0.1%
5.2
Walked
340
0.9%
2.8
Other means
258
0.7%
1.8
Worked at home
1,071
2.9%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
17.0
 
26.0

Longview, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
1,668
5.5%
8.9
1 vehicles
10,133
33.3%
33.5
2 vehicles
13,275
43.6%
37.2
3 or more
5,381
17.7%
20.3

Longview, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
30,457
89.4%
87.7
Owner Occupied
17,011
55.9%
63.0
Renter Occupied
13,446
44.1%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
3,600
10.6%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
2
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
12
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0

Longview, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
34,057
1 room
300
0.9%
2.3
2 rooms
592
1.7%
2.5
3 rooms
3,002
8.8%
9.0
4 rooms
7,092
20.8%
16.6
5 rooms
8,166
24.0%
20.0
6 rooms
7,016
20.6%
17.9
7 rooms
3,379
9.9%
12.1
8 rooms
2,716
8.0%
8.5
9 rooms or more
1,794
5.3%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Longview, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
34,057
 
 
1-unit, detached
22,295
65.5%
61.4
1-unit, attached
902
2.6%
5.8
2-units
1,598
4.7%
3.7
3 or 4 units
1,003
2.9%
4.5
5 to 9 units
2,267
6.7%
4.8
10 to 19 units
2,029
6.0%
4.6
20 or more units
2,490
7.3%
8.8
Mobile home
1,473
4.3%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Longview, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
1,039
3.1%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
2,080
6.1%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
3,975
11.7%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
6,856
20.1%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
7,792
22.9%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
5,412
15.9%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
2,580
7.6%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
3,556
10.4%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
559
1.6%
2.5%
2014 or later
208
0.6%
0.5%

Longview, TX Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
NR
NR
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
NR
NR
4.7
Electricity
NR
NR
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
NR
NR
5.1
Coal or coke
NR
NR
0.1
Wood
NR
NR
2.0
Solar energy
NR
NR
0.1
Other fuel
NR
NR
0.5
No fuel used
NR
NR
1.2

Longview, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
NR
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
NR
NR
1.5%
$500 to $999
NR
NR
20.5%
$3,000 or more
NR
NR
9.9%
$1,500 to 1,999
NR
NR
20.3%
$2,000 to $2,499
NR
NR
11.8%
$2,500 to $2,999
NR
NR
6.8%
$1,000 to 1,499
NR
NR
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
3,894
45.9%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
1,301
15.3%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,088
12.8%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
656
7.7%
7.3%
35.0% or more
1,545
18.2%
22.3%
Not Computed
91
NR
NR

Longview, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
12,961 
 
41,410,200 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.7%
$2,000 to $2,499
0
0.0%
4.1%
$3,000 or more
81
0.6%
1.5%
$1,500 to $1,999
830
6.4%
11.0%
Less than $500
1,239
9.6%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
2,329
18.0%
27.9%
$500 to $999
8,482
65.4%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
485
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
792
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
1,692
13.2%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
2,024
15.8%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
1,455
11.4%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,261
9.9%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
1,798
14.1%
9.2%
35.0% or more
4,565
35.7%
41.4%
Not Computed
651
NR
NR

Longview, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
17,011
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
2,095
12.3%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
4,306
25.3%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
3,570
21.0%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
3,505
20.6%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
2,257
13.3%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
1,068
6.3%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
210
1.2%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
0
0.0%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
129,900
 
194,500
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