Benbrook, TX

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Population

22,782

1.69% growth

Median Age

40.3


Median Household Income

$69,885

5.17% growth

Poverty Rate

5.8%


Number of Employees

11,800

3.01% growth

Median Property Value

$157,100

6.87% growth

About

In 2017, Benbrook, TX had a population of 22.8k people with a median age of 40.3 and a median household income of $69,885. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Benbrook, TX grew from 22,403 to 22,782, a 1.69% increase and its median household income grew from $66,448 to $69,885, a 5.17% increase.

The population of Benbrook, TX is 78.1% White Alone, 11.7% Hispanic or Latino, and 6.3% Black or African American Alone. 8.27% of the people in Benbrook, TX speak a non-English language, and 98.6% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Benbrook, TX is $157,100, and the homeownership rate is 68.3%. Most people in Benbrook, TX commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Benbrook, TX is 2 cars per household.

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Economy

The economy of Benbrook, TX employs 11.8k people. The largest industries in Benbrook, TX are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,668 people), Manufacturing (1,666 people), and Retail Trade (1,451 people), and the highest paying industries are Manufacturing ($71,086), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($64,891), and Utilities ($56,667).

Median household income in Benbrook, TX is $69,885. Males in Benbrook, TX have an average income that is 1.41 times higher than the average income of females, which is $45,959. The income inequality in Benbrook, TX (measured using the Gini index) is 0.482, which is higher than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$69,885

2017 value

± $2,341

5.17%

1 Year Growth

± 4.86%

Households in Benbrook, TX have a median annual income of $69,885, which is more than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $66,448 in 2016, which represents a 5.17% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$64,953

Average Male Salary

± $716

$45,959

Average Female Salary

± $514

In 2017, full-time male employees in Benbrook, TX made 1.41 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $64,947 ± $2,196

  2. White

    $52,072 ± $505

  3. American Indian

    $45,538 ± $7,571

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Benbrook, TX workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.25 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Benbrook, TX is from Texas.

0.482

2017 Wage GINI

0.482

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Texas was 0.482 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.139% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Texas was higher than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in Texas in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Texas across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 1108.08

  2. Census Tract 1055.07

  3. Census Tract 1109.01

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Benbrook, TX was Census Tract 1108.08 with a value of $128,125, followed by Census Tract 1055.07 and Census Tract 1109.01, with respective values of $96,359 and $80,515.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 45 - 54

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

5.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Benbrook, TX (1.31k out of 22.6k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 45 - 54, followed by Males 25 - 34 and then Females 18 - 24.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    1,058 ± 223

  2. Hispanic

    217 ± 127

  3. Black

    188 ± 175

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Benbrook, TX is White, followed by Hispanic and Black.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

11.8k

2017 Value

± 670

3.01%

1 Year growth

± 7.89%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Benbrook, TX grew at a rate of 3.01%, from 11.5k employees to 11.8k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Benbrook, TX, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,772 people), Management Occupations (1,385 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (1,300 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Benbrook, TX.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Benbrook, TX, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,772 people), Management Occupations (1,385 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (1,300 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Benbrook, TX has an unusually high number of residents working as Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (1.61 times higher than expected), Architecture & Engineering Occupations (1.54 times), and Computer & Mathematical Occupations (1.47 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Benbrook, TX, by median earnings, are Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($88,472), Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($84,583), and Life, Physical, & Social Science Occupations ($82,269).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

11.8k

2017 Value

± 670

3.01%

1 Year growth

± 7.89%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Benbrook, TX grew at a rate of 3.01%, from 11.5k employees to 11.8k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Benbrook, TX, are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,668 people), Manufacturing (1,666 people), and Retail Trade (1,451 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Benbrook, TX, though some of these residents may live in Benbrook, TX and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Benbrook, TX, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,668 people), Manufacturing (1,666 people), and Retail Trade (1,451 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Benbrook, TX has an unusually high number of Management of Companies & Enterprises (4.8 times higher than expected), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (3.51 times), and Manufacturing (1.39 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Benbrook, TX, by median earnings, are Manufacturing ($71,086), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($64,891), and Utilities ($56,667).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Texas to other states, or from other states to Texas.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $282B

  2. $216B

  3. $159B

In 2015, the top outbound Texas product (by dollars) was Fuel oils with $282B, followed by Gasoline with $216B and Mixed freight and $159B.

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Texas products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$1.97T

2015 Value

$2.8T

Projected 2045 Value

42.1% growth

In 2015, total outbound Texas trade was $1.97T. This is expected to increase 42.1% to $2.8T by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Texas trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Texas to other states, or from other states to Texas.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $85.7B

  2. $53.4B

  3. $34.5B

In 2015, the top outbound Texas domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Louisiana with $85.7B, followed by Oklahoma with $53.4B and California and $34.5B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Texas shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

87.8% of the population of Benbrook, TX has health coverage, with 53.5% on employee plans, 5.54% on Medicaid, 11.6% on Medicare, 15.4% on non-group plans, and 1.68% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of Benbrook, TX was $6,998 in 2014. This is a 5.06% increase from the previous year ($6,661).

Primary care physicians in Benbrook, TX see 1670 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.12% decrease from the previous year (1672 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1790 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1012 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Cass County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (14.5%). Additionally, Angelina County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39.6%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1670 to 1

Primary Care Physicians

Primary care physicians in Texas see an average of 1670 patients per year. This represents a 0.12% decrease from the previous year (1672 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$6,998

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,696

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$7,273

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,895

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Texas (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 5.06%, from $6,661 to $6,998.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

12.2%

Uninsured

53.5%

Employer Coverage

5.54%

Medicaid

11.6%

Medicare

15.4%

Non-Group

1.68%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Benbrook, TX declined by 0.107% from 12.2% to 12.2%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Benbrook, TX changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 14.5% prevalence

  2. 14.4% prevalence

  3. 14.3% prevalence

Cass County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Texas, at 14.5%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Texas by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Benbrook, TX is home to a population of 22.8k people, from which 98.6% are citizens. As of 2017, 4.17% of Benbrook, TX residents were born outside of the country.

The ethnic composition of the population of Benbrook, TX is composed of 17.8k White Alone residents (78.1%), 2.67k Hispanic or Latino residents (11.7%), 1.44k Black or African American Alone residents (6.3%), 476 Two or More Races residents (2.09%), 378 Asian Alone residents (1.66%), 21 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.0922%), 1 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.00439%), and 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Benbrook, TX are Spanish or Spanish Creole (902 speakers), African Languages (145 speakers), and Tagalog (127 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

40

Median Native-Born Age

± 2.3

48

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 6.6

In 2017, the median age of all people in Benbrook, TX was 40.3. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 40, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 48. But people in Benbrook, TX are getting getting younger. In 2016, the average age of all Benbrook, TX residents was 43.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

4.17%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

4.18%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

As of 2017, 4.17% of Benbrook, TX residents were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Benbrook, TX was 4.18%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    2,547,886 ± 37,324 people

  2. India

    231,271 ± 11,757 people

  3. El Salvador

    200,904 ± 10,964 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Benbrook, TX was Mexico, the natal country of 2,547,886 Benbrook, TX residents, followed by India with 231,271 and El Salvador with 200,904.

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Citizenship

98.6%

2017 Citizenship

98.4%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 98.6% of Benbrook, TX residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Benbrook, TX was 98.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    17.8k ± 610

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    2.67k ± 454

  3. Black or African American Alone

    1.44k ± 451

In 2017, there were 6.66 times more White Alone residents (17.8k people) in Benbrook, TX than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.67k Hispanic or Latino and 1.44k Black or African American Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Benbrook, TX as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish or Spanish Creole

    902 speakers (4.38%)

  2. African Languages

    145 speakers (0.704%)

  3. Tagalog

    127 speakers (0.617%)

8.27% of Benbrook, TX citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. In 2015, the most common non-English language spoken in Benbrook, TX was Spanish or Spanish Creole. 4.38% of the overall population of Benbrook, TX are native Spanish or Spanish Creole speakers. 0.704% speak African Languages and 0.617% speak Spanish or Spanish Creole, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    808 ± 113

  2. Gulf War (1990s)

    321 ± 98

  3. Gulf War (2001-)

    253 ± 108

Benbrook, TX has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.52 times greater than any other conflict.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Benbrook, TX was $157,100 in 2017, which is 0.722 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $147,000 to $157,100, a 6.87% increase. The homeownership rate in Benbrook, TX is 68.3%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Benbrook, TX have an average commute time of 23.1 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Benbrook, TX is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$69,885

Median Household Income

± $2,341

9.51k

Number of Households

± 544

In 2017, the median household income of the 9.51k households in Benbrook, TX grew to $69,885 from the previous year's value of $66,448.

The following chart displays the households in Benbrook, TX distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Housing

Property Value

$157,100

2017 Median

± $4,416

$147,000

2016 Median

± $4,358

In 2017, the median property value in Benbrook, TX grew to to $157,100 from the previous year's value of $147,000.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Benbrook, TX compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Benbrook, TX the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Benbrook, TX distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Benbrook, TX the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

68.3%

2017 Homeownership

68%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 68.3% of the housing units in Benbrook, TX were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 68%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Benbrook, TX compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Benbrook, TX distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Benbrook, TX have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Commute Time

23.1 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Benbrook, TX have a shorter commute time (23.1 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 1.41% of the workforce in Benbrook, TX have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    85.9%

  2. Carpooled

    7.54%

  3. Worked At Home

    4.48%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Benbrook, TX was Drove Alone, followed by those who Carpooled and those who Worked At Home.

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