Killeen – Temple – Fort Hood metropolitan area

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Killeen–Temple–Fort Hood
Metropolitan Statistical Area
Downtown Temple at Main Street
Downtown Temple at Main Street
Map of Texas highlighting the Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood Metropolitan Area.
Map of Texas highlighting the Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood Metropolitan Area.
Country United States
State Texas
Principal cities
Area
 • Total 2,815.93 sq mi (7,293.2 km2)
Population (2012)[1]
 • Total 420,375 (124th)
 • Density 149/sq mi (58/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood is a metropolitan statistical area in Central Texas that covers three counties - Bell, Coryell, and Lampasas. As of the 2010 census, the MSA had a population of 405,300.[2]

In a reference to the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex in North Texas, locals sometimes refer to this area as the Centroplex.[citation needed]

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Places with more than 100,000 people[edit]

Places with more than 50,000 but less than 100,000 people[edit]

Places with at least 25,000 but less than 50,000 people[edit]

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Demographics[edit]

Historical populations
Census Pop.
1960 118,058
1970 159,794 35.4%
1980 214,656 34.3%
1990 255,301 18.9%
2000 330,714 29.5%
2010 405,300 22.6%
Est. 2012 420,375 3.7%

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 330,714 people, 112,111 households, and 82,648 families residing within the MSA. The racial makeup of the MSA was 65.09% White, 19.81% African American, 0.76% Native American, 2.28% Asian, 0.46% Pacific Islander, 7.91% from other races, and 3.69% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 15.66% of the population.

The median income for a household in the MSA was $36,349 and the median income for a family was $40,386. Males had a median income of $27,529 versus $21,396 for females. The per capita income for the MSA was $16,271.

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