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Amarillo, TX is a city full of energy and opportunity. With a population of 200,371 and a population density of 1,965 people per square mile, Amarillo is the perfect place to call home. The city offers year-round outdoor activities such as camping, hiking, and fishing at local attractions including Palo Duro Canyon State Park and Lake Meredith National Recreation Area. For shopping and entertainment there are local businesses like Westgate Mall, Walmart Supercenter, and GameStop. Other organizations in the area include the Amarillo Convention & Visitor Council which hosts various events throughout the year such as concerts, festivals, rodeos, art shows, and more. Local sporting events include Minor League Baseball with the Amarillo Sod Poodles and professional bull riding with the Tri-State Fair & Rodeo. There's something for everyone in Amarillo!

The population in Amarillo is 200,371. There are 1,972 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Amarillo is 34.1, the US median age is 38.4. The number of people per household in Amarillo is 2.6, the US average of people per household is 2.6.

Family in Amarillo
- 52.4% are married
- 12.9% are divorced
- 32.2% are married with children
- 19.8% have children, but are single
Race in Amarillo

- 55.5% are White
- 6.2% are Black
- 4.0% are Asian
- 0.3% are Native American
- 0.1% claim Other
- 31.8% claim Hispanic ethnicity
- 2.1% Two or more races
- 0.1% Hawaiian, Pacific Islander

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I was originally from here, left for a number of years, and ended up back for a short time due to life circumstances. I have really tried to make the most of my time  More

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Over 5 years ago

I moved to Amarillo when I was five and left at 34, the best thing I ever did. Sadly, I came back to help care for my aging grandmother, and as soon as I can, i am  More

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Over 5 years ago

Amarillo is not a good place to live. For me it was like living in Hell. I lived there for 50 years. I graduated Canyon High. raised two kids. went through a divorce  More

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