Prosper, TX

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2021 Population
28,825
11.3% 1-year growth
US Senator
John Cornyn
Republican Party
US Senator
Ted Cruz
Republican Party
2021 Median Age
35.2
0.845% 1-year decrease
2021 Poverty Rate
2.75%
12.1% 1-year increase
2021 Median Household Income
$159,164
3.5% 1-year growth
2021 Median Property Value
$524,700
8.7% 1-year growth

About

In 2021, Prosper, TX had a population of 28.8k people with a median age of 35.2 and a median household income of $159,164. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Prosper, TX grew from 25,887 to 28,825, a 11.3% increase and its median household income grew from $153,777 to $159,164, a 3.5% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Prosper, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (69.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (10.1%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (7%), White (Hispanic) (6.35%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.14%).

None of the households in Prosper, 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.

96.3% of the residents in Prosper, TX are U.S. citizens.

In 2021, the median property value in Prosper, TX was $524,700, and the homeownership rate was 87.5%.

Most people in Prosper, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 33.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Prosper, TX was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Prosper, TX is home to a population of 28.8k people, from which 96.3% are citizens. As of 2021, 11% of Prosper, TX residents were born outside of the country (3.18k people).

In 2021, there were 6.9 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (20k people) in Prosper, TX than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.91k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 2.02k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

96.3%
2021 Citizenship
97%
2020 Citizenship

As of 2021, 96.3% of Prosper, TX residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2020, the percentage of US citizens in Prosper, TX was 97%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Prosper, TX
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    20k ± 1k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    2.91k ± 764
  3. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    2.02k ± 627
9.54%
Hispanic Population
2.75k people

In 2021, there were 6.9 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (20k people) in Prosper, TX than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.91k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 2.02k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

9.54% of the people in Prosper, TX are hispanic (2.75k people).

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Foreign-Born Population

11%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
3.18k people
9.61%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
2.49k people

As of 2021, 11% of Prosper, TX residents (3.18k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2020, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Prosper, TX was 9.61%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (1990s)
    388 ± 165
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    371 ± 142
  3. Vietnam
    236 ± 98

Prosper, TX has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (1990s), 1.05 times greater than any other conflict.

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The economy of Prosper, TX employs 13.3k people. The largest industries in Prosper, TX are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (1,919 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,619 people), and Finance & Insurance (1,425 people), and the highest paying industries are Wholesale Trade ($175,313), Transportation & Warehousing ($128,631), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($128,393).

Occupations

13.3k
2021 Value
± 899
11.5%
1 Year growth
± 8.73%

From 2020 to 2021, employment in Prosper, TX grew at a rate of 11.5%, from 11.9k employees to 13.3k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Prosper, TX, are Management Occupations (2,988 people), Sales & Related Occupations (1,746 people), and Business & Financial Operations Occupations (1,381 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Prosper, TX.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

13.3k
2021 Value
± 899
11.5%
1 Year growth
± 8.73%

From 2020 to 2021, employment in Prosper, TX grew at a rate of 11.5%, from 11.9k employees to 13.3k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Prosper, TX, are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (1,919 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,619 people), and Finance & Insurance (1,425 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Prosper, TX, though some of these residents may live in Prosper, 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

$113,886
Median earning men ± $11,045
$56,625
Median earning women ± $4,244

The industries with the best median earnings for men in N/A are Wholesale Trade ($1.18M), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($1.09M), and Information ($1.07M).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in N/A are Manufacturing ($814,642), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($650,631), and Information ($606,745).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.75%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 155M people employed in Texas. This represents a 2.75% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

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

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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. $255B
  2. $212B
  3. $180B

In 2020, the top outbound Texas product (by dollars) was Electronics with $255B, followed by Gasoline ($212B) and Fuel oils ($180B).

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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$2.26T
2020 Value in Texas
$4.54T
Projected 2050 Value in Texas
101% growth

In 2020, total outbound Texas trade was $2.26T. This is expected to increase 101% to $4.54T by 2050.

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. $77.7B
  2. $68.4B
  3. $58.4B

In 2020, the top outbound Texas domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Louisiana with $77.7B, followed by California with $68.4B and Michigan and $58.4B.

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

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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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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2021, 1.46% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.43% 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 2021 were High School or Equivalent (5.58M), Some college (4.95M), and Bachelors Degree (4.04M).

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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The median property value in Prosper, TX was $524,700 in 2021, which is 2.14 times larger than the national average of $244,900. Between 2020 and 2021 the median property value increased from $482,700 to $524,700, a 8.7% increase. The homeownership rate in Prosper, TX is 87.5%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.6%.

People in Prosper, TX have an average commute time of 33.3 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Prosper, TX is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Property

$524,700
Median Property Value 2021
±$29,205
$7,321
Median Property Taxes
±$591

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 Prosper, TX the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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

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Rent vs Own

87.5%
Homeownership
2021
65%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2021

In 2021, 87.5% of the housing units in Prosper, TX were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 89.3%.

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Income by Location

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Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 303.03
  2. Census Tract 303.04

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

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$159,164
Median Household Income
± $10,069
49.2k
Number of Households
± 1,443

In 2021, the median household income of the 49.2k households in Prosper, TX grew to $159,164 from the previous year's value of $153,777.

The following chart displays the households in Prosper, 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 $200k+ range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Prosper, TX is from Texas.
0.476
2021 Wage GINI in Texas
0.478
2020 Wage GINI in Texas

In 2021, the income inequality in Texas was 0.476 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.474% decline from 2020 to 2021, 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.

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

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2021
  1. Drove Alone (69.6%)
  2. Worked At Home (24.4%)
  3. Carpooled (4.79%)

In 2021, 69.6% of workers in Prosper, TX drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (24.4%) and those who carpooled to work (4.79%).

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

33.3 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Prosper, TX have a longer commute time (33.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.8 minutes). Additionally, 3.06% of the workforce in Prosper, 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 Prosper, TX distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Prosper, TX have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

2.75% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Prosper, TX (787 out of 28.6k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.6%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 35 - 44, followed by Females 16 - 17 and then Females 18 - 24.

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

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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95.3% of the population of Prosper, TX has health coverage, with 75% on employee plans, 3.28% on Medicaid, 5.53% on Medicare, 10.2% on non-group plans, and 1.34% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Collin County, TX see 991 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.507% increase from the previous year (986 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1471 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 727 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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991 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Collin County, TX

Primary care physicians in Collin County, TX see an average of 991 patients per year. This represents a 0.507% increase from the previous year (986 patients).

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

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Health Care Diversity

In 2021, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 37.5% under 18 years, 12.3% between 18 and 34 years, 42.9% between 35 and 64 years, and 7.33% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 51.7% were men and 48.3% were women.

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Uninsured People

4.65%
Uninsured
75%
Employer Coverage
3.28%
Medicaid
5.53%
Medicare
10.2%
Non-Group
1.34%
Military or VA

Between 2020 and 2021, the percent of uninsured citizens in Prosper, TX declined by 3.52% from 4.82% to 4.65%.

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

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