Waxahachie Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Waxahachie Population & Age Distribution

 
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Total Population
37,988

Age

Under 5 Years:
7.6%
5 - 17:
18.5%
18 - 24:
9.9%
25 - 34:
17.7%
35 - 54:
23.7%
55 - 64:
10.1%
Over 65 Years:
12.6%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
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Attending College
6.3%
6.3%
High School Graduates
88.0%
88.0%
College Graduated
22.9%
22.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 
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Per capita Income

Waxahachie
$29,149
$29,149
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Waxahachie
$65,589
$65,589
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
12.3%

Employment Industries in Waxahachie

 
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Manufacturing
16.8%
16.8%
Healthcare
13.6%
13.6%
Retail
12.2%
12.2%
Education
9.3%
9.3%
Accommodation
7.0%
7.0%
Construction
6.6%
6.6%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
5.1%
5.1%
Transportation
4.6%
4.6%
Finance
4.5%
4.5%
Other
3.7%
3.7%
Public Service
3.1%
3.1%
Wholesale
2.8%
2.8%
Administration
2.4%
2.4%
Real estate
2.2%
2.2%
Information Technology
2.1%
2.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
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White
60.4%
60.4%
Black Or African American
12.1%
12.1%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Asian
0.5%
0.5%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.5%
1.5%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
25.2%
25.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 
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Ancestry (Top 20)

German
9.9%
9.9%
English
8.3%
8.3%
Irish
8.2%
8.2%
French
2.0%
2.0%
Scottish
2.0%
2.0%
Polish
1.7%
1.7%
Italian
1.6%
1.6%
Scots-Irish
1.5%
1.5%
Dutch
1.4%
1.4%
European
1.3%
1.3%
African
0.9%
0.9%
Czech
0.9%
0.9%
Welsh
0.8%
0.8%
Swedish
0.8%
0.8%
British
0.7%
0.7%
Scandinavian
0.7%
0.7%
Norwegian
0.7%
0.7%
Greek
0.5%
0.5%
Brazilian
0.3%
0.3%
Danish
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
84.8%
84.8%
Spanish
14.2%
14.2%
Slavic languages
0.2%
0.2%
Arabic
0.2%
0.2%
German/Yiddish
0.1%
0.1%
French
0.1%
0.1%
Tagalog
0.1%
0.1%
Langs. of India
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
Greek
0.1%
0.1%
Korean
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
Japanese
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
Vietnamese
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
Thai
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Waxahachie Residents:
6.0%