Keene demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,24011391
Median age28.434.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1851%48%43%
Speak English69%65%79%
Speak Spanish23%30%13%
Keene, TX has a population of 6,147 and is the 5,671st largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,240 per sq mi which is 998% higher than the Texas average and 1269% higher than the national average. The median age in Keene is 28 which is approximately 17% lower than the Texas average of 34. In Keene, 53% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 69% speak English and 23% speak Spanish. 50% of Keene residents were born in Texas, 31% were born out of state, 3% were born outside of the United States and 15% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Keene is 998% higher than Texas.
  • The median age in Keene is 17% lower than Texas.
  • In Keene 67.55% of the population is White.
  • In Keene 10.92% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Keene 3.63% of the population is Asian.

Compare Keene, TX Demographics To Other Cities


      Keene population breakdown by race

      Black or African American10.92%11.95%12.63%
      American Indian1.12%0.48%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian7.27%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race6.95%2.50%3.06%
      Other race2.57%5.79%4.75%
      In Keene, 33.7% 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.

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