In 2018, Texas had a population of 28.7M people with a median age of 34.9 and a median household income of $60,629. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Texas grew from 28.3M to 28.7M, a 1.4% increase and its median household income grew from $59,206 to $60,629, a 2.4% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Texas are White (Non-Hispanic) (41.4%), White (Hispanic) (32.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (11.9%), Other (Hispanic) (5.8%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.93%). 35.8% of the households in Texas speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 89.3% of the residents in Texas are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Texas are Texas A & M University-College Station (19,422 degrees awarded in 2019), The University of Texas at Austin (15,622 degrees), and The University of Texas at Arlington (14,035 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Texas was $186,000, and the homeownership rate was 61.7%. Most people in Texas drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Texas was 2 cars per household.