Canyon, Randall County, Texas

Canyon is a city in Randall County, Texas. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 14,432. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.95 square miles. An elevation is 3,551 feet (1,082.34 m) above sea level. The population density was 2,914 people per square mile. The median age was 26.8 years (Texas state median age was 34.4 years). For every 100 females there were 89 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
14,432 residents
Population Change
+12.1% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
26.8 years (State: 34.4)
Below the Poverty Line
20.1% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
6,803 residents
Population Females
7,629 residents
Population Urban
99% of residents
Population Rural
1% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
2.1% Latin America, 1.7% Asia, 0.6% Africa
Daytime Population Change
-2,078 (-14.2%)
Live and Work in the City
2,757 (37.4%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
2.9% (State: 4.4%)

Elections Results Data


    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Canyon Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Canyon Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Canyon Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $156,462 (State: $152,000)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$71,662 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $312 – $506
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              85 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $2,709 (1.80%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $2,536 (1.50%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $43,741 (State: $55,653)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$11,380 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$7,605 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

                    • West Texas A & M University
                      Full-time enrollment: 6,820
                      Location: 2501 4th Ave
                      Offers Doctor’s degree

                    Other Colleges & Universities

                    • Amarillo College
                      about 16 miles
                      Amarillo, TX
                      Full-time enrollment: 6,622
                    • Wayland Baptist University
                      about 56 miles
                      Plainview, TX
                      FT enrollment: 5,526
                    • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
                      about 96 miles
                      Lubbock, TX
                      FT enrollment: 3,269
                    • Texas Tech University
                      about 97 miles
                      Lubbock, TX
                      FT enrollment: 29,251
                    • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus
                      about 99 miles
                      Portales, NM
                      FT enrollment: 4,263
                    • South Plains College
                      about 101 miles
                      Levelland, TX
                      FT enrollment: 7,007
                    • Western Oklahoma State College
                      about 149 miles
                      Altus, OK
                      FT enrollment: 2,054

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • CANYON H S
                      Students: 674
                      Location: 1701 23RD ST
                      Grades: 9-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • CANYON J H
                      Students: 1,069
                      Location: 910 9TH AVE
                      Grades: 7-8
                    • REEVES-HINGER EL
                      Students: 750
                      Location: 1005 21ST ST
                      Grades: PK-4
                    • CANYON INT
                      Students: 591
                      Location: 506 8TH ST
                      Grades: 5-6
                    • CRESTVIEW EL
                      Students: 467
                      Location: 80 HUNSLEY RD
                      Grades: PK-4
                    Canyon Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2015)
                    25 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    22 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    1.50 policemen (State: 2.09)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Canyon Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              6 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.53 (State: 1.47)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              2 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.18 (State: 0.14)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              2 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.18 (State: 1.11)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              41 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              3.62 (State: 3.95)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              51 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              4.50 (State: 6.13)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Canyon

                              • HOSPICE OF CANYON
                                4 HOSPITAL DRIVE
                              • IDLEWOOD COMMUNITY HOME
                                4 IDLEWOOD
                              • PALO DURO HOSPITAL
                                P O BOX 359
                              • CANYON HEALTHCARE
                                15 HOSPITAL DR

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                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Canyon by Race (According to 2015)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)


                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2015)


                                        Natural Disasters in Canyon


                                          Air Quality Information

                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Tornadoes Average Activity
                                            71% (Greater then US)
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            20% (Smaller then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            10 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            3 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            5 pc.
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                                            ZIP Codes for Canyon: 79015, 79016
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