Fresno, TX

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2022 Population
23,608
1.31% 1-year decline
US Senator
John Cornyn
Republican Party
US Senator
Ted Cruz
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
37.1
6.3% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
5.72%
2.31% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$88,448
10.1% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$226,000
15.7% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Fresno, TX had a population of 23.6k people with a median age of 37.1 and a median household income of $88,448. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Fresno, TX declined from 23,921 to 23,608, a −1.31% decrease and its median household income grew from $80,362 to $88,448, a 10.1% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Fresno, TX are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (55.1%), Other (Hispanic) (17%), White (Hispanic) (10.3%), Two+ (Hispanic) (6.54%), and White (Non-Hispanic) (5.16%).

None of the households in Fresno, TX reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

90.2% of the residents in Fresno, TX are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in Fresno, TX was $226,000, and the homeownership rate was 83.5%.

Most people in Fresno, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 34.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Fresno, TX was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Fresno, TX is home to a population of 23.6k people, from which 90.2% are citizens. As of 2022, 16.4% of Fresno, TX residents were born outside of the country (3.88k people).

In 2022, there were 3.25 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (13k people) in Fresno, TX than any other race or ethnicity. There were 4.01k Other (Hispanic) and 2.43k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

90.2%
2022 Citizenship
88.6%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 90.2% of Fresno, TX residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Fresno, TX was 88.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Fresno, TX
  1. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    13k ± 1.62k
  2. Other (Hispanic)
    4.01k ± 1.44k
  3. White (Hispanic)
    2.43k ± 941
34.2%
Hispanic Population
8.08k people

In 2022, there were 3.25 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (13k people) in Fresno, TX than any other race or ethnicity. There were 4.01k Other (Hispanic) and 2.43k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

34.2% of the people in Fresno, TX are hispanic (8.08k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Fresno, TX as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

16.4%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
3.88k people
18.6%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
4.44k people

As of 2022, 16.4% of Fresno, TX residents (3.88k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Fresno, TX was 18.6%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (2001-)
    181 ± 175
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    122 ± 102
  3. Vietnam
    113 ± 109

Fresno, TX has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (2001-), 1.48 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Fresno, TX employs 13.5k people. The largest industries in Fresno, TX are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,984 people), Transportation & Warehousing (1,416 people), and Construction (1,401 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($101,071), Public Administration ($88,091), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($77,786).

Occupations

13.5k
2022 Value
± 1,506
4.27%
1 Year growth
± 15.1%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Fresno, TX grew at a rate of 4.27%, from 13k employees to 13.5k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Fresno, TX, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,729 people), Construction & Extraction Occupations (1,389 people), and Transportation Occupations (1,365 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Fresno, TX.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

13.5k
2022 Value
± 1,506
4.27%
1 Year growth
± 15.1%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Fresno, TX grew at a rate of 4.27%, from 13k employees to 13.5k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Fresno, TX, are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,984 people), Transportation & Warehousing (1,416 people), and Construction (1,401 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Fresno, TX, though some of these residents may live in Fresno, TX and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$51,493
Median earning men ± $3,640
$41,355
Median earning women ± $4,472

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($147,934), Public Administration ($89,273), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($67,575).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($61,061), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($55,417), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($47,283).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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4.59%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 13.8M people employed in Texas. This represents a 4.59% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 9.63%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Texas.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Texas went to Donald J. Trump with 52.1% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (46.5%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.12%).

John Cornyn and Ted Cruz are the senators currently representing the state of Texas. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Texas is currently represented by 38 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Texas

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John Cornyn
Senator from Texas2
Assumed office on December 2, 2002
Phil Gramm resigned (effective November 30, 2002) a few weeks before the expiration of his term in hopes that his successor, fellow Republican John Cornyn, could gain seniority over other newly elected senators. However, Cornyn did not gain additional seniority due to a 1980 Rules Committee policy.
Ted Cruz
Senator from Texas1
Assumed office on January 3, 2013

John Cornyn and Ted Cruz are the senators currently representing Texas.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Texas over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Texas

Texas is currently represented by 38 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Texas have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 1.59% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.53% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (5.7M), Some college (4.97M), and Bachelors Degree (4.2M).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Fresno, TX was $226,000 in 2022, which is 0.802 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $195,300 to $226,000, a 15.7% increase. The homeownership rate in Fresno, TX is 83.5%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Fresno, TX have an average commute time of 34.9 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Fresno, TX is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Property

$226,000
Median Property Value 2022
±$8,314
$6,553
Median Property Taxes
±$928

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Fresno, TX the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Fresno, TX compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

83.5%
Homeownership
2022
65.1%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 83.5% of the housing units in Fresno, TX were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 82.2%.

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Income by Location

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The following map shows all of the places in Fresno, TX colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$88,448
Median Household Income
± $4,548
7.85k
Number of Households
± 1,035

In 2022, the median household income of the 7.85k households in Fresno, TX grew to $88,448 from the previous year's value of $80,362.

The following chart displays the households in Fresno, 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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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Fresno, TX is from Texas.
0.476
2022 Wage GINI in Texas
0.476
2021 Wage GINI in Texas

In 2022, the income inequality in Texas was 0.476 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.0231% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Texas was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Texas in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (81.7%)
  2. Worked At Home (9.52%)
  3. Carpooled (8.21%)

In 2022, 81.7% of workers in Fresno, TX drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (9.52%) and those who carpooled to work (8.21%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

34.9 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Fresno, TX have a longer commute time (34.9 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 1.41% of the workforce in Fresno, TX have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

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

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Poverty & Diversity

5.72% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Fresno, TX (1.32k out of 23.1k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Males 6 - 11 and then Females 45 - 54.

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

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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Health

81.8% of the population of Fresno, TX has health coverage, with 54.3% on employee plans, 13.1% on Medicaid, 4.72% on Medicare, 7.99% on non-group plans, and 1.64% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Fort Bend County, TX see 1180 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.37% increase from the previous year (1164 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1802 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1208 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,180 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Fort Bend County, TX

Primary care physicians in Fort Bend County, TX see an average of 1,180 patients per year. This represents a 1.37% increase from the previous year (1,164 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Fort Bend County, TX in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 24.5% under 18 years, 22.5% between 18 and 34 years, 45.2% between 35 and 64 years, and 7.8% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47.8% were men and 52.2% were women.

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Uninsured People

18.2%
Uninsured
54.3%
Employer Coverage
13.1%
Medicaid
4.72%
Medicare
7.99%
Non-Group
1.64%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Fresno, TX declined by 4.7% from 19.2% to 18.2%.

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

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