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Fort Worth city, Texas

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Fort Worth city, Texas
Population per square mile, 2010 2,181.2
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 895,008
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 744,852
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) 20.2%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 741,206
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
8.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent
28.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
9.3%
Female persons, percent
51.0%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
64.4%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
18.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
3.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
3.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
34.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
40.2%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 42,726
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 16.9%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 57.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $141,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $1,462
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $510
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $967
Building permits, 2018 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 284,687
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.88
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 81.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 32.8%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 89.3%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 77.7%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 81.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 28.3%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 7.8%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
21.1%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 67.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 60.2%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,609,477
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 6,208,461
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 17,623,980
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 10,333,453
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $13,282
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 27.0
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $57,309
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $27,191
Persons in poverty, percent
16.9%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2016 X
Total employment, 2016 X
Total annual payroll, 2016 ($1,000) X
Total employment, percent change, 2015-2016 X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 X
All firms, 2012 71,545
Men-owned firms, 2012 35,116
Women-owned firms, 2012 29,425
Minority-owned firms, 2012 33,952
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 34,675
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 6,479
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 61,686
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 2,181.2
Land area in square miles, 2010 339.82
FIPS Code 4827000
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2018) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2018). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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