Killeen Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work - Median Income by Zipcode

What is the population of Killeen?

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There are 148,573 residents in Killeen, with a median age of 29.4. Of this, 49.36% are males and 50.64% are females. US-born citizens make up 82.53% of the resident pool in Killeen, while non-US-born citizens account for 13.79%. Additionally, 3.68% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 105,816 people in Killeen currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 148,573 2.0%
Male Population 73,339 2.5%
Female Population 75,234 1.5%
Male population 49.36%
Female population 50.64%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 29.4 2.1%
Citizen US Born 122,613 3.2%
Citizen not US Born 20,495 -1.3%
Not Citizen 5,465 -11.2%
Citizen US Born 82.53%
Citizen not US Born 13.79%
Not Citizen 3.68%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 2,119 -8.2%
Moved from Same County 20,789 -6.4%
Moved from Same State 7,627 17.3%
Moved from Different State 9,228 -6.7%
Same House as Last Year 105,816 4.0%
Moved from Abroad 1.46%
Moved from Same County 14.28%
Moved from Same State 5.24%
Moved from Different State 6.34%
Same House as Last Year 72.69%

What are the employment statistics in Killeen?

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White-collar workers make up 77.38% of the working population in Killeen, while blue-collar employees account for 22.62%. There are also 3,202 entrepreneurs in Killeen (5.41% of the workforce); 37,603 workers employed in private companies (63.54%); and 15,448 people working in governmental institutions (26.1%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 45,797 4.3%
Blue Collar 13,384 1.9%
White Collar 77.38%
Blue Collar 22.62%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 3,202 6.0%
Private Companies 37,603 6.7%
Governmental Workers 15,448 -1.0%
Not for Profit Companies 2,928 -8.4%
Self Employees 5.41%
Private Companies 63.54%
Governmental Workers 26.1%
Not for Profit Companies 4.95%

How many households are there in Killeen?

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There are a total of 54,840 households in Killeen, each made up of around 3 members. Family establishments represent 66.99% of these Killeen households, while non-family units account for the remaining 33.01%. Additionally, 39.53% of households have children and 60.47% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 54,840 2.8%
Average People Per Household 3 -0.7%
Family Households 36,735 0.8%
Non-family Households 18,105 7.0%
Family Households 66.99%
Non-family Households 33.01%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 21,676 -4.2%
Households without Children 33,164 7.9%
Households with Children 39.53%
Households without Children 60.47%

What are the median and average incomes in Killeen?

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The average annual household income in Killeen is $62,332, while the median household income sits at $50,335 per year. Residents aged 25 to 44 earn $52,714, while those between 45 and 64 years old have a median wage of $59,277. In contrast, people younger than 25 and those older than 65 earn less, at $38,681 and $34,856, respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $62,332 3.1%
Median Household Income $50,335 1.4%
People below Poverty Level 21,586 3.8%
People above Poverty Level 123,366 1.7%

How many homeowners and renters are there in Killeen?

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There are 62,287 housing units in Killeen, and the median year in which these properties were built is 1993. Of the 54,840 occupied housing units in Killeen, 44.47% are owner-occupied, while 55.53% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 69.73% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $145,700. In general, housing costs reach $987 per month in Killeen.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 62,287 2.3%
Median Year Built 1993 -0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 200 -18.4%
Built between 1940 and 1949 462 0.7%
Built between 1950 and 1959 2,259 3.8%
Built between 1960 and 1969 4,701 1.1%
Built between 1970 and 1979 9,359 2.7%
Built between 1980 and 1989 10,572 6.9%
Built between 1990 and 1999 10,532 6.1%
Built between 2000 and 2009 15,128 -3.8%
Built in 2010 or Later 9,074 4.4%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 54,840 2.8%
Owner Occupied 24,390 4.3%
Renter Occupied 30,450 1.5%
Owner Occupied 44.47%
Renter Occupied 55.53%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 17,007 1.7%
Without Mortgage 7,383 10.9%
Median Value with Mortgage $145,700 4.4%
Median Value without Mortgage $106,800 10.0%
Median Housing Costs per Month $987 0.3%
With Mortgage 69.73%
Without Mortgage 30.27%

What is the level of education in Killeen?

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Approximately 33.21% of the population in Killeen holds a high school degree (that's 34,928 residents), while 33.45% have attained a college certificate (40,535 locals) and 13.72% have a bachelor's degree (14,427 people).
Y-o-Y Change
No High School 2,914 -6.0%
Some High School 34,928 5.0%
Some College 40,535 3.0%
Associate Degree 12,706 2.7%
Bachelor's Degree 14,427 8.7%
Graduate Degree 5,025 0.5%
No High School 2.77%
Some High School 33.21%
Some College 33.45%
Associate Degree 12.08%
Bachelor's Degree 13.72%
Graduate Degree 4.78%

What is the marital status of Killeen residents?

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A total of 36,728 people in Killeen have never been married (which represents 32.95% of the total population), while 57,429 of them are wedded (51.52%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 2,728 (2.45%) and 12,130 (10.88%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 36,728 7.1%
Married 57,429 -0.7%
Separated 2,728 1.1%
Widowed 5,177 15.8%
Divorced 12,130 6.4%
Never Married 32.95%
Married 51.52%
Separated 2.45%
Widowed 4.64%
Divorced 10.88%

What are the most common means of transportation in Killeen?

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The top three means of transportation people in Killeen use to get to work are: car, walking and bus or trolley bus. A total of 61,286 residents commute by car, 1,273 prefer going to work by walking and 526 by bus or trolley bus.
Y-o-Y Change
Car 61,286 2.6%
Bus or TrolleyBus 526 7.6%
Railroad 30 -21.1%
Ferryboat 57 128.0%
Bicycle 77 20.3%
Motorcycle 317 -21.7%
TaxiCab 41 N/A
Walk 1,273 -3.1%

What is the median and average household income in Killeen by zipcode?

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ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
76541 18,396 7,766 $31,515.00 $43,647.00
76542 49,765 18,315 $62,083.00 $74,836.00
76543 32,031 12,618 $44,131.00 $51,876.00
76549 53,490 18,213 $54,193.00 $66,814.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 76541 76542 76543 76549

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