The city of Temple is situated in one of the most booming economic corridors in the nation. Temple has proved to have a steady growth rate with an increasing rate of racial diversity. Temple’s strategic location, within 180 miles of 80% of Texas' population, has continued to benefit the city’s development and growth in the last year.

2016 Population

Population Increase (over 10 years)

Median Age

People within 180 Miles

2016 Average Earnings

Median Hourly Wage

AGE DEMOGRAPHICS

  • Under 20
  • 20 - 39
  • 40 - 59
  • 60 - 79
  • 80+

GENDER DEMOGRAPHICS

  • Male
  • Female

RACE DEMOGRAPHICS

  • White
  • Hispanic
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Other

AGE DEMOGRAPHICS

AgePopulation
Under 20 years21,111 (26.59%)
20 to 39 years21,101 (26.58%)
40 to 59 years19,082 (24.04%)
60 to 79 years14,456 (18.21%)
80 years and over3,639 (4.58%)

GENDER DEMOGRAPHICS

GenderPopulation
Female40,509 (51.03%)
Male38,878 (48.97%)

RACE DEMOGRAPHICS

RacePopulation
White43,519 (54.82%)
Hispanic17,097 (21.54%)
Black12,326 (15.53%)
Asian1,997 (2.52%)
Other4,448 (5.60%)

Source: EMSI 2015.2

Temple's Workforce Numbers