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.