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Welcome to the Abilene Home page. The Abilene Home page provides as much information as possible on Abilene. Knowing Abilene’s history is essential to guiding its future. Within Abilene’s Home page, you will also find Abilene’s Founders, Holiday, and Birthday sections.

Abilene has a population of 110993. 51.4% of Abilene’s inhabitants are Male, and 48.6 are female. 43.6% of Abilene is married and 54% own their own home. The Average Home price is $126,027, and the average rent is $918. Household median income in Abilene is $52,518, and the individual median income is $26,083. Abilene’s Ethnic is the following: White(71.1%), Hispanic(27.1%), Black(10.3%), Other(10.1%), Multiple(5.4%), Asian(2.4%), Native(0.8%).


Abilene ( AB-i-leen) is a city in Taylor and Jones Counties in Texas, United States. Its population was 125,182 at the 2020 census, making it the 27th-most populous city in the state of Texas. It is the principal city of the Abilene metropolitan statistical area, which had an estimated population of 169,893, as of 2016.


It is the county seat of Taylor County. Dyess Air Force Base is located on the west side of the city. Abilene is located off Interstate 20, between exits 279 on its western edge and 292 on the east. It is 150 miles (240 km) west of Fort Worth. The city is looped by I-20 to the north, US 83/84 on the west, and Loop 322 to the east.


A railroad divides the city down the center into north and south. The historic downtown area is on the north side of the railroad.


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