Primera is a city located in Texas. Primera has a 2020 population of 5,495. Primera is currently growing at a rate of 2.21% annually and its population has increased by 4.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,257 in 2010.
The average household income in Primera is $53,857 with a poverty rate of 28.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $808 per month, and the median house value is $86,700. The median age in Primera is 27.8 years, 34.2 years for males, and 23.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Primerawas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 63.48%.
53.40% of Primera residents speak only English, while 46.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 46.60% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Primera is White, with 44.62% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Primera is Hispanic, with 25.07% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.37%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Primera
87.20% of Primera residents were born in the United States, with 74.91% having been born in Texas. 8.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.