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Merkel, TX Real Estate

Merkel, Texas is located in Taylor County. Nearby cities and towns include Trent, Tye, Hawley, Impact, Abilene, Buffalo Gap, Anson, Potosi, Tuscola, and Sweetwater. Merkel is a suburban community with a population of 2,706. The median household income is $39,680. In Merkel, 51% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 33% of the households. Half the population of Merkel commutes 20 minutes or less to work, with 65% of residents holding white collar jobs and 35% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Merkel, TX is 36 years, with 65% of those homes owned, 23% rented, and 12% not occupied. In the previous year, 34 Merkel properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Merkel in the previous year was $71,332.

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Merkel, TX Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Merkel, TX
  • 49% Single
  • 51% Married
  • 51% Single
  • 49% Married

Male VS. Female

Merkel, TX
  • 52% Female
  • 48% Male
  • 50% Female
  • 50% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Merkel, TX

  • 39
  • 36
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Average Age of Homes in Merkel, TX

  • 36
  • 23
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Vacant Homes in Merkel, TX

  • 12%
  • 9%
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Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $42,668
  • $69,744
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Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Merkel, TX
  • 65% Owned
  • 23% Rented
  • 57% Owned
  • 34% Rented