Longview, TX Metro Area has a population of 216,775 people with a median age of 37.1 and a median household income of $47,301. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Longview, TX Metro Area grew from 216,731 to 216,775, a 0.02% increase and its median household income grew from $47,066 to $47,301, a 0.5% increase.
The population of Longview, TX Metro Area is 64.5% White, 17.2% Black, and 15.5% Hispanic. 13.8% of the people in Longview, TX Metro Area speak a non-English language, and 94.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Longview, TX Metro Area are Kilgore College, with 1,356 graduates, LeTourneau University, with 606 graduates, and Barber Institute of Texas, with 7 graduates.
The median property value in Longview, TX Metro Area is $114,900, and the homeownership rate is 66.1%. Most people in Longview, TX Metro Area commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Longview, TX Metro Area is 2 cars per household.
Longview, TX Metro Area is a metropolitan statistical area countaining Gregg County, TX; Rusk County, TX; and Upshur County, TX and the census places Longview, TX; Kilgore, TX; and Henderson, TX.