StatisticAmarilloTexasNational
Population197,57028,995,881328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,94911391
Median age33.434.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%48%43%
Speak English76%65%79%
Speak Spanish20%30%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Amarillo is 1625% higher than Texas
  • The median age in Amarillo is 2% lower than Texas
  • In Amarillo 82.95% of the population is White
  • In Amarillo 6.42% of the population is Black
  • In Amarillo 3.92% of the population is Asian

Compare Amarillo, TX Demographics

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      Amarillo population breakdown by race

      RaceAmarilloTexasNational
      White82.95%74.84%73.35%
      Black6.42%11.95%12.63%
      Asian3.92%4.36%5.22%
      American Indian0.55%0.48%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.09%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race3.42%2.50%3.06%
      Other race2.65%5.79%4.75%
      In Amarillo, 31.1% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

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      Amarillo age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Amarillo, TX demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).