Demographics

OVERVIEW

We are among the youngest, most affordable, and safest communities in the region. The median age in Converse is 32.5 and our homes average in the $185K - $200K price point. Our local City tax rate remains at $.50/$100 valuation, the same rate as it was in 1980. Our police and fire departments respond to emergencies within 3-5 minutes. We have among the highest ratings for safety for Fire Services, with an ISO rating of 2.

 DEMOGRAPHICS
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                           Demographics Summary     
   2010 Census  2018 Estimate  2032 Projection
 Population  18,198 22,901  100,000+
 Households 6,229  7,874  
 Median Age 32.0  33.7  
 Median Household Income $55,934   $82,637  






Primary Retail Trade Area Demographics
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TAPESTRY SEGMENTATION (esri.com/tapestry)
Converse, TX is a very diverse community with a young and thriving population. Using ESRI Tapestry Segmentation, we are able to better understand the majority of where our residents work, shop, and play. Please click on the icons below to access additional information on the different segments that make up the City of Converse.


UP AND COMING FAMILIES
39%
 HOME IMPROVEMENT
28%
 MIDDLEBURG
14%

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  •  Rely on the Internet for entertainment, information, shopping, and banking.
  • Prefer imported SUVs or compact cars, late models.
  • Carry debt from credit card balances to student loans and mortgages, but also maintain retirement plans and make charitable contributions.
  • Busy with work and family; use home and landscaping services to save time.
  • Find leisure in family activities, movies at home, trips to theme parks or the zoo, and sports, from backpacking and baseball to weight lifting and yoga.
  •  Enjoy working on home improvement projects and watching DIY networks.
  • Make frequent trips to warehouse/club and home improvement stores in their minivan or SUV.
  • Own a giant screen TV with fiber-optic connection and premium cable; rent DVDs from Redbox or Netflix.
  • Very comfortable with new technology; embrace the convenience of completing tasks on a mobile device.
  • Enjoy dining at Chili’s, Chick-fil-A, and Panera Bread.
  • Frequently buy children’s clothes and toys.
  •  Residents are partial to trucks, SUVs, and occasionally, convertibles, or motorcycles.
  • Entertainment is primarily family-oriented, TV and movie rentals or theme parks and family restaurants.
  • Spending priorities also focus on family (children’s toys and apparel) or home DIY projects.
  • Sports include hunting, target shooting, bowling, and baseball.
  • TV and magazines provide entertainment and information.
  • Media preferences include country and Christian channels.