Amarillo, TX Metro Area has a population of 263,491 people with a median age of 34.8 and a median household income of $54,478. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Amarillo, TX Metro Area grew from 263,258 to 263,491, a 0.09% increase and its median household income grew from $51,734 to $54,478, a 5.3% increase.
The population of Amarillo, TX Metro Area is 60.4% White, 28.4% Hispanic, and 5.89% Black. 22.8% of the people in Amarillo, TX Metro Area speak a non-English language, and 92.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Amarillo, TX Metro Area are West Texas A & M University, with 1,922 graduates, Amarillo College, with 1,567 graduates, and Milan Institute-Amarillo, with 134 graduates.
The median property value in Amarillo, TX Metro Area is $135,700, and the homeownership rate is 63.1%. Most people in Amarillo, TX Metro Area commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Amarillo, TX Metro Area is 2 cars per household.
Amarillo, TX Metro Area is a metropolitan statistical area countaining Randall County, TX; Potter County, TX; and Carson County, TX and the census places Amarillo, TX; Canyon, TX; and Panhandle, TX.