Nacogdoches, TX

Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

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2020 Population
65,080
0.396% 1-year decline
US Senator
John Cornyn
Republican Party
US Senator
Ted Cruz
Republican Party
2020 Median Age
31
0.324% 1-year increase
2020 Poverty Rate
24.9%
0.378% 1-year increase
2020 Median Household Income
$44,507
0.758% 1-year decline
2020 Median Property Value
$137,300
5.53% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
28,163
1.18% 1-year growth

About

In 2020, Nacogdoches, TX had a population of 65.1k people with a median age of 31 and a median household income of $44,507. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Nacogdoches, TX declined from 65,339 to 65,080, a −0.396% decrease and its median household income declined from $44,847 to $44,507, a −0.758% decrease.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Nacogdoches, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (59.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (17.5%), White (Hispanic) (14.2%), Two+ (Hispanic) (2.07%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.95%).

None of the households in Nacogdoches, 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.

94.3% of the residents in Nacogdoches, TX are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Nacogdoches, TX are Stephen F Austin State University (2,873 degrees awarded in 2020).

In 2020, the median property value in Nacogdoches, TX was $137,300, and the homeownership rate was 57.7%.

Most people in Nacogdoches, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Nacogdoches, TX was 2 cars per household.

Nacogdoches, TX borders Jacksonville, TX, Longview, TX, and Lufkin, TX.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Nacogdoches, TX is home to a population of 65.1k people, from which 94.3% are citizens. As of 2020, 7.98% of Nacogdoches, TX residents were born outside of the country (5.19k people).

In 2020, there were 3.38 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (38.6k people) in Nacogdoches, TX than any other race or ethnicity. There were 11.4k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 9.21k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

94.3%
2020 Citizenship
94.6%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 94.3% of Nacogdoches, TX residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Nacogdoches, TX was 94.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Nacogdoches, TX
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    38.6k ± 181
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    11.4k ± 257
  3. White (Hispanic)
    9.21k ± 630
19.6%
Hispanic Population
12.8k people

In 2020, there were 3.38 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (38.6k people) in Nacogdoches, TX than any other race or ethnicity. There were 11.4k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 9.21k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

19.6% of the people in Nacogdoches, TX are hispanic (12.8k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Nacogdoches, TX as a share of the total population.

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Global Diversity

The PUMS dataset is not available at the MSA level, so we are showing data for Texas.
Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    2,484,512 ± 36,982 people
  2. India
    279,123 ± 12,908 people
  3. El Salvador
    219,615 ± 11,461 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Texas was Mexico, the natal country of 2,484,512 Texas residents, followed by India with 279,123 and El Salvador with 219,615.

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Foreign-Born Population

7.98%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
5.19k people
7.87%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
5.14k people

As of 2020, 7.98% of Nacogdoches, TX residents (5.19k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Nacogdoches, TX was 7.87%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,330 ± 212
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    616 ± 194
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    369 ± 119

Nacogdoches, TX has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.16 times greater than any other conflict.

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briefcaseEconomy

The economy of Nacogdoches, TX employs 28.2k people. The largest industries in Nacogdoches, TX are Educational Services (4,275 people), Retail Trade (3,973 people), and Manufacturing (3,616 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($77,037), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($50,465), and Public Administration ($43,750).

Males in Texas have an average income that is 1.39 times higher than the average income of females, which is $50,589. The income inequality in Texas (measured using the Gini index) is 0.478, which is higher than than the national average.

Occupations

28.2k
2020 Value
± 1,346
1.18%
1 Year growth
± 6.46%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Nacogdoches, TX grew at a rate of 1.18%, from 27.8k employees to 28.2k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Nacogdoches, TX, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (3,348 people), Sales & Related Occupations (3,018 people), and Management Occupations (2,289 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Nacogdoches, TX.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

28.2k
2020 Value
± 1,346
1.18%
1 Year growth
± 6.46%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Nacogdoches, TX grew at a rate of 1.18%, from 27.8k employees to 28.2k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Nacogdoches, TX, are Educational Services (4,275 people), Retail Trade (3,973 people), and Manufacturing (3,616 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Nacogdoches, TX, though some of these residents may live in Nacogdoches, 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

$34,048
Median earning men ± $2,613
$21,716
Median earning women ± $1,344

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Public Administration ($62,266), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($52,442), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($47,375).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Public Administration ($37,824), Wholesale Trade ($32,128), and Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($31,582).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Texas. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

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

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 714
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  2. 352
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  3. 283
    Retail Trade

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Payroll by Industry Sector

The industries with the highest total annual payroll
  1. $455k
    Manufacturing
  2. $239k
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  3. $108k
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing

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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. $292B
  2. $210B
  3. $178B

In 2020, the top outbound Texas product (by dollars) was Electronics with $292B, followed by Gasoline ($210B) and Fuel oils ($178B).

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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$2.36T
2020 Value in Texas
$4.5T
Projected 2050 Value in Texas
90.9% growth

In 2020, total outbound Texas trade was $2.36T. This is expected to increase 90.9% to $4.5T 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. $78.1B
  2. $76.4B
  3. $74.9B

In 2020, the top outbound Texas domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Louisiana with $78.1B, followed by California with $76.4B and Michigan and $74.9B.

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

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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 36 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 36 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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In 2020, universities in Nacogdoches, TX awarded 2,873 degrees. The student population of Nacogdoches, TX in 2020 is skewed towards women, with 4,453 male students and 8,167 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Nacogdoches, TX are White (1,774 and 62.5%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (487 and 17.1%), Black or African American (428 and 15.1%), and Two or More Races (99 and 3.49%).

The largest universities in Nacogdoches, TX by number of degrees awarded are Stephen F Austin State University (2,873 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Nacogdoches, TX are Other Multidisciplinary Studies (298 and 10.4%), General Educational Leadership & Administration (178 and 6.2%), and Kinesiology & Exercise Science (162 and 5.64%).

The median tuition cost in Nacogdoches, TX for a public four year colleges is $7,842 for in-state students and $18,858 for out-of-state students.

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

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In 2020 in Nacogdoches, TX, the percentage of applicants admitted was 76.1%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 25.7%. The number of students enrolled in 2020 was 12,620 (35.3% men and 64.7% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2020 there were 12,620 students enrolled in Nacogdoches, TX, 35.3% men and 64.7% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 7,470 records, of which 64% were women and 36% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 291 degree-majors awarded
  2. 146 degree-majors awarded
  3. 119 degree-majors awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Nacogdoches, TX was Other Multidisciplinary Studies with 291 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Nacogdoches, TX according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
2,873 degrees awarded

In 2020, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Stephen F Austin State University with 2,873 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2020, 926 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Nacogdoches, TX, which is 0.476 times less than the 1,947 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 1,774 degrees mean that there were 3.64 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 487 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Public, 4-year or above ($7,842) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2020.

Public, 4-year or above ($2,758) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2020.

Public, 4-year or above ($1,202) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

The graph shows the average net price by sector and year.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2020, 1.35% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.35% 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 2020 were High School or Equivalent (5.56M), Some college (5.02M), and Bachelors Degree (3.9M).

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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homeHousing & Living

The median property value in Nacogdoches, TX was $137,300 in 2020, which is 0.597 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $130,100 to $137,300, a 5.53% increase. The homeownership rate in Nacogdoches, TX is 57.7%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in Nacogdoches, TX have an average commute time of 20.9 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Nacogdoches, TX is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Nacogdoches, TX is $44,507. In 2020, the county with the highest Median Household Income in Nacogdoches, TX was Rockwall County, TX with a value of $105,956, followed by Collin County, TX and Fort Bend County, TX, with respective values of $100,541 and $100,189.

Property

$137,300
Median Property Value 2020
±$9,451
$13,713
Median Property Taxes
±$843

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 Nacogdoches, TX the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

57.7%
Homeownership
2020
68.5%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 57.7% of the housing units in Nacogdoches, TX were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 56.6%.

This chart shows the percentage of owner in Nacogdoches, TX compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

In 2020, the county with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Nacogdoches, TX was Rockwall County, TX with a value of $105,956, followed by Collin County, TX and Fort Bend County, TX, with respective values of $100,541 and $100,189.

The following map shows all of the counties in Nacogdoches, 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.
$44,507
Median Household Income
± $2,782
23.8k
Number of Households
± 1,231

In 2020, the median household income of the 23.8k households in Nacogdoches, TX declined from $44,507 from the previous year's value of $44,847.

The following chart displays the households in Nacogdoches, 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 < $10k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Nacogdoches, TX is from Texas.
0.478
2020 Wage GINI in Texas
0.48
2019 Wage GINI in Texas

In 2020, the income inequality in Texas was 0.478 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.474% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Texas was higher than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in Texas in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (77.1%)
  2. Carpooled (12%)
  3. Worked At Home (4.94%)

In 2020, 77.1% of workers in Nacogdoches, TX drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (12%) and those who worked at home (4.94%).

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

20.9 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Nacogdoches, TX have a shorter commute time (20.9 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 2.72% of the workforce in Nacogdoches, 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 Nacogdoches, TX distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Nacogdoches, TX have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

24.9% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Nacogdoches, TX (14.8k out of 59.5k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Males 18 - 24 and then Females 6 - 11.

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

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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82.2% of the population of Nacogdoches, TX has health coverage, with 41.1% on employee plans, 17.2% on Medicaid, 10.8% on Medicare, 11.7% on non-group plans, and 1.38% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Texas was $6,998 in 2014. This is a 5.06% increase from the previous year ($6,661).

Primary care physicians in Texas see 1642 patients per year on average, which represents a 0% change from the previous year (1642 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1677 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 827 patients per year.

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Texas, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,642 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Texas

Primary care physicians in Texas see an average of 1,642 patients per year. This represents a 0% change from the previous year (1,642 patients).

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Texas across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 26.6% under 18 years, 27.6% between 18 and 34 years, 31.5% between 35 and 64 years, and 14.3% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47.7% were men and 52.3% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

17.8%
Uninsured
41.1%
Employer Coverage
17.2%
Medicaid
10.8%
Medicare
11.7%
Non-Group
1.38%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Nacogdoches, TX grew by 1.35% from 17.5% to 17.8%.

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

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