Harker Heights is a city located in Bell County Texas. Harker Heights has a 2020 population of 34,377. Harker Heights is currently growing at a rate of 1.90% annually and its population has increased by 3.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 33,097 in 2010.
The average household income in Harker Heights is $86,873 with a poverty rate of 9.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $912 per month, and the median house value is $200,700. The median age in Harker Heights is 35 years, 33.5 years for males, and 35.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Harker Heightswas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 62.50%.
82.56% of Harker Heights residents speak only English, while 17.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.50% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Harker Heights is Black, with 20.53% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Harker Heights is Multiple, with 4.80% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.15%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Harker Heights
90.20% of Harker Heights residents were born in the United States, with 30.39% having been born in Texas. 5.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.
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