Amarillo, Potter County, Texas

Amarillo is a city in Potter County, Texas. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 197,254. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 89.9 square miles. The population density was 2,195 people per square mile. The median age was 33.1 years (Texas state median age was 34 years). For every 100 females there were 96 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
197,254 residents
Population Change
+13.6% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
33.1 years (State: 34)
Below the Poverty Line
17.7% (Year: 2013)
Population Males
96,583 residents
Population Females
100,671 residents
Population Urban
99% of residents
Population Rural
1% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
6.5% Latin America, 1.5% Asia
Daytime Population Change
-1,351 (-0.7%)
Live and Work in the City
75,140 (80.1%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
3% (State: 4.4%)

Elections Results Data

 

    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers

     

      Amarillo Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)

       

        Amarillo Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2013)

         

          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Amarillo Residents

           

            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

             
              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $113,905
              Median Home Value (Year: 2013)
              $118,800 (State: $132,000)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$47,200 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2013)
              $743
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $329 – $517
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $636
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              84 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2013)
              $2,348 (1.90%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2013)
              $1,644 (1.50%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $50,192 (State: $51,704)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$15,252 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2013)
              $25,117
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$6,496 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)

               

                Males 25 Years and Older

                 

                  Females 25 Years and Older

                   

                    List of Largest Colleges & Universities

                    • Amarillo College
                      Full-time enrollment: 6,622
                      Location: 2011 S. Washington
                      Public
                      Website: www.actx.edu
                    • Milan Institute of Cosmetology-Amarillo
                      FT enrollment: 317
                      Location: 2400 SE 27th
                      Private, for-profit
                      Website: www.milaninstitute.edu
                    • Milan Institute-Amarillo
                      FT enrollment: 236
                      Location: 7001 I-40 West
                      Private, for-profit
                      Website: www.milaninstitute.edu
                    • Wade Gordon Hairdressing Academy
                      FT enrollment: 111
                      Location: 7701 Interstate 40 West
                      Private, for-profit
                      Website: www.wadegordonacademy.com
                    • Exposito School of Hair Design
                      FT enrollment: 101
                      Location: 3710 Mockingbird
                      Private, for-profit
                      Website: expositoschoolofhair.com

                    Other Colleges & Universities

                    • West Texas A & M University
                      about 16 miles
                      Canyon, TX
                      Full-time enrollment: 6,820
                    • Wayland Baptist University
                      about 71 miles
                      Plainview, TX
                      FT enrollment: 5,526
                    • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus
                      about 111 miles
                      Portales, NM
                      FT enrollment: 4,263
                    • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
                      about 112 miles
                      Lubbock, TX
                      FT enrollment: 3,269
                    • Texas Tech University
                      about 112 miles
                      Lubbock, TX
                      FT enrollment: 29,251
                    • South Plains College
                      about 117 miles
                      Levelland, TX
                      FT enrollment: 7,007
                    • Western Oklahoma State College
                      about 147 miles
                      Altus, OK
                      FT enrollment: 2,054

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • TASCOSA H S
                      Students: 2,138
                      Location: 3921 WESTLAWN
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • AMARILLO H S
                      Students: 2,090
                      Location: 4225 DANBURY
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • PALO DURO H S
                      Students: 1,940
                      Location: 1400 N GRANT
                      Grades: PK-12
                    • CAPROCK H S
                      Students: 1,901
                      Location: 3001 E 34TH
                      Grades: PK-12
                    • RANDALL H S
                      Students: 1,401
                      Location: 5800 ATTEBURY
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • RIVER ROAD H S
                      Students: 422
                      Location: 101 W MOBLEY
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • RICHARD MILBURN ACADEMY AMARILLO
                      Students: 236
                      Location: 4106 SW 51ST ST
                      Grades: 9-12
                      Charter school
                    • HIGHLAND PARK H S
                      Students: 231
                      Location: 15300 AMARILLO BLVD E
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • YOUTH CTR OF HIGH PLAINS
                      Students: 48
                      Location: 9300 S GEORGIA
                      Grades: 6-12
                    • AMARILLO AREA CTR FOR ADVANCED LRN
                      Students: 42
                      Location: 1100 N FOREST
                      Grades: 9-12

                    List of Largest Private High Schools

                    • SAN JACINTO CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
                      Students: 443
                      Location: 501 S CAROLINA
                      Grades: PK-12
                    • ARBOR CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
                      Students: 296
                      Location: 5000 HOLLYWOOD RD
                      Grades: PK-12
                    • ASCENSION ACADEMY
                      Students: 151
                      Location: 9301 ASCENSION PKWY
                      Grades: 6-12
                    • HOLY CROSS CATHOLIC ACADEMY
                      Students: 112
                      Location: 4110 S BONHAM ST
                      Grades: 6-12
                    • CENTRAL BAPTIST CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
                      Students: 25
                      Location: 1601 SW 58TH AVE
                      Grades: PK-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • GREENWAYS INTERMEDIATE
                      Students: 763
                      Location: 8100 PINERIDGE
                      Grades: 5-6
                    • EASTRIDGE EL
                      Students: 733
                      Location: 1314 EVERGREEN
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • WESTOVER PARK JR HIGH
                      Students: 724
                      Location: 7200 PINNACLE
                      Grades: 7-8
                    • SAN JACINTO EL
                      Students: 688
                      Location: 3400 W 4TH
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • SANBORN EL
                      Students: 663
                      Location: 700 S ROBERTS
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • FOREST HILL EL
                      Students: 606
                      Location: 3515 AMARILLO BLVD E
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • ROLLING HILLS EL
                      Students: 601
                      Location: 2800 W CHERRY AVE
                      Grades: PK-4
                    • HUMPHREY’S HIGHLAND EL
                      Students: 565
                      Location: 3900 E 13TH
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • TRADEWIND EL
                      Students: 525
                      Location: 4300 WILLIAMS
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • BIVINS EL
                      Students: 523
                      Location: 1500 S FANNIN
                      Grades: PK-5

                    List of Largest Private Middle Schools

                    • ST MARYS CATHEDRAL SCHOOL
                      Students: 223
                      Location: 1200 S WASHINGTON ST
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • ST JOSEPH CATHOLIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
                      Students: 119
                      Location: 4118 S BONHAM ST
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • TRINITY LUTHERAN SCHOOL
                      Students: 77
                      Location: 5005 W INTERSTATE 40
                      Grades: PK-6
                    Amarillo Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2014)
                    412 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    358 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    1.81 policemen (State: 2.02)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate

                     

                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)

                       

                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)

                         

                          Male: Most Common Occupations

                           

                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                             
                              Amarillo Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              15 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              1.25 (State: 1.47)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              2 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.17 (State: 0.14)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              5 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.42 (State: 1.11)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              61 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              5.07 (State: 3.95)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              108 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              8.97 (State: 6.13)
                              Number of Houses in the City
                              72,332

                              Hospitals in Amarillo

                              • BAPTIST ST ANTHONY’S HEALTH SYSTEM
                                provides emergency services
                                1600 WALLACE BLVD
                              • BAPTIST ST ANTHONY’S HOSPITAL
                                Government – Federal
                                provides emergency services
                                1600 WALLACE BLVD
                              • FAMILY HOSPITAL CENTER
                                2828 W 27TH PO BOX 7408 79114
                              • HOSPICE CARE OF THE SOUTHWEST
                                1301 COULTER SUITE 404
                              • NORTHWEST TEXAS REHABILITATION HOSPITAL
                                7200 WEST 9TH STREET
                              • ODYSSEY HEALTHCARE OF AMARILLO
                                6900 I-40 WEST SUITE 150
                              • PANHANDLE SURGICAL HOSPITAL
                                7100 WEST 9TH AVE
                              • QUEST HOSPITAL
                                7200 W 9TH ST
                              • SCCI HOSPITAL OF AMARILLO
                                2828 SOUTHWEST 27TH AVENUE
                              • VA AMARILLO HEALTHCARE SYSTEM
                                Government Federal
                                6010 AMARILLO BLVD. WEST
                              • VISTACARE
                                7116 I-40 WEST SUITE B

                              Airports & Heliports in Amarillo

                              • Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport
                                AMA
                              • Tradewind Airport
                                TDW
                              • Buffalo Airport
                                1E7
                              • Palo Duro Airport
                                1E4
                              • Blue Sky Airfield Airport
                                2TX0
                              • Evans Aerodrome Airport
                                XS39
                              • Flying K Airport
                                7TX8
                              • River Falls Airport
                                H81
                              • Baptist St Anthony’s Hospital Heliport
                                6TX5

                              Average Travel Time to Work

                               

                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                 
                                  Other Information

                                  Amarillo by Race (According to 2013)

                                   

                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2013)

                                     

                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2014)

                                       

                                        Natural Disasters in Amarillo

                                         

                                          Air Quality Information

                                           
                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Tornadoes Average Activity
                                            65% (Greater then US)
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            22% (Smaller then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            12 pc. (State: 12 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            4 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            6 pc.
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                                            ZIP Codes for Amarillo: 79101, 79102, 79103, 79104, 79106, 79107, 79108, 79109, 79110, 79111, 79118, 79119, 79121, 79124
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