Longview metropolitan area, Texas

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Longview metropolitan area

Longview, Texas metropolitan area
Downtown Longview, Texas
Downtown Longview, Texas
Map of Texas highlighting the Longview metropolitan area.
Map of Texas highlighting the Longview metropolitan area.
Country United States
State Texas
 • Total194,042
 • Estimate 
 • Rank(ALT: 3rd)

The Longview Metropolitan Statistical Area is a metropolitan area in Northeast Texas that covers three counties - Gregg, Rusk, and Upshur. As of the 2000 census, the MSA had a population of 194,042 (though a July 1, 2009 estimate placed the population at 206,874),[1] it is also part of the larger Longview-Marshall Combined Statistical Area.



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As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 194,042 people, 73,341 households, and 52,427 families residing within the MSA; the racial makeup of the MSA was 75.71% White, 17.93% African American, 0.50% Native American, 0.48% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 4.02% from other races, and 1.33% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 8.03% of the population.

The median income for a household in the MSA was $33,750 and the median income for a family was $40,220. Males had a median income of $31,786 versus $20,570 for females; the per capita income for the MSA was $17,160.

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  1. ^ "Table 1. Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2009 (CBSA-EST2009-01)" (CSV). 2009 Population Estimates. United States Census Bureau, Population Division. 2010-03-23. Retrieved 2010-03-25.
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.