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The 2016 Tyler, Texas, population is 103,700. There are 1,831 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Tyler, Texas

The median age is 33.6. The US median is 37.4. 46.31% of people in Tyler, Texas, are married. 12.84% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.51 people. 29.87% of people are married, with children. 21.25% have children, but are single.

Race in Tyler, Texas

49.78% of people are white, 23.77% are black, 2.12% are asian, 0.18% are native american, and 0.02% claim 'Other'.

22.69% of the people in Tyler, Texas, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 77.31% are non-hispanic).

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  PEOPLETyler, TexasUnited States
  Population  103,700321,418,820
  Population - 2010  94,671308,745,538
  Population - 2000  83,650285,036,114
  Population - 1990  75,450251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  37.44%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  23.97%12.76%
  Pop. Density  1,83191
  Land Area  573,531,905
  Water Area  1264,837
  Median Age  33.637.4
  Female Population  53.24%50.81%
  Male Population  46.77%49.19%
  Age 0 to 4  6.53%6.36%
  Age 5 to 9  6.44%6.51%
  Age 10 to 14  6.91%6.59%
  Age 15 to 17  3.83%4.03%
  Age 18 to 20  5.82%4.35%
  Age 21 to 24  7.66%5.61%
  Age 25 to 34  14.49%13.47%
  Age 35 to 44  11.49%12.97%
  Age 45 to 54  11.42%14.09%
  Age 55 to 59  5.44%6.57%
  Age 60 to 64  5.26%5.72%
  Age 65 to 74  7.00%7.64%
  Age 75 to 84  5.03%4.26%
  Age 85 and over  2.69%1.85%
  White  49.78%62.77%
  Black  23.77%12.24%
  Asian  2.12%4.95%
  Native American  0.18%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.17%0.16%
  Other  0.02%0.20%
  Two or More Races  1.27%2.13%
  Hispanic  22.69%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  77.31%83.10%
  Households  37,996116,211,000
  Family Households  23,10376,958,100
  Non Family Households  14,89339,253,000
  Household Size  2.512.63
  Married Population  46.31%50.58%
  Single Population  53.69%49.42%
  Now Married  43.12%48.41%
  Married but Separated  3.19%2.17%
  Never Married  33.58%32.55%
  Widowed  7.27%5.95%
  Divorced  12.84%10.92%
  Married, w/children  29.87%31.68%
  Married, no children  37.00%41.44%
  Single, w/children  21.25%16.94%
  Single, no children  11.88%9.95%


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re: Super conservative and nothing to do - 3/27/20
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re: Great town! - 5/13/2015
I was so happy to find your post as I have placed an offer to buy a home in East Tyler just outside the loop. I live in Los Angeles now and, unlike those who posted... (read more)
re: Tyler is GREAT for the elderly - 7/27/2009
I did research on the utilities, which are deregulated like Dallas. I found that the rates are the same. You research online for the best rate for your usage, and length... (read more)
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