Texas is home to more than 26 million residents, making it the 2nd most populous of the 50 United States. Texas ranks 3rd in total area (268,597.00 square miles) and 3rd in population density (97.01 people per square mile). The median age of its residents is 34.5 years, with 73.8% of the population 18 year and over.
According to Homefacts' records there are currently 85,527 criminal and sex offenders in Texas (approximately 32.82 offenders per 10,000 people). The unemployment rate in Texas is 8.0% .