This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.
This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.
Density (Population per mile²)
Compared to New York, Fort Bliss has a very low population density. Fort Bliss is perfect for those who like a quiet city.
Fort Bliss, TX is a great place to live. It has its pros and cons like any city, but with a quality of life rating of 9/10 and an overall value of 7/10, it’s no surprise why so many people choose to live here.
Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. Fort Bliss has a population density of 1,053, with 6,492 current residents.
Out of the 6,492 current residents, 65% are male and 35% are female. 54% of the residents are married and 46% are single.
- 81% Sun
- 8% Rain
- 6% Snow
63°F average temperature
- 33 years Median home age
- $51,480 Median home price
- -1.92% Home appreciation rate
- 20.7% Annual property tax
As for living in Fort Bliss, the air quality is 23% and the weather, on average, is 81% sunny, 8% rainy, and 6% snowy. The average temperature is 63°F.
Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in Fort Bliss, you should know that 1% of homes are owned while 61.8% of homes are rented, and 37.2% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $51,480, the median age of homes is 33 years, the annual home appreciation is -1.92% and the annual property tax is 20.70%.
Crime rate (per 100,000)4
When looking at the community of Fort Bliss, it’s important to determine the crime rate. Fort Bliss’s crime rate is 4 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in Fort Bliss is 22 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 65.73% Democratic, 33.28% Republican, and 0.98% Independent.
Student teacher ratio 1:15
Management, Business, Art & Sciences
Sales & Office Occupations
Production, Transportation & Material Moving
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
94%High school diploma
8%Some college or associates degree
6%Graduate or professional degree
When looking at Fort Bliss, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 9.50% of residents are unemployed in Fort Bliss (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed Fort Bliss residents: 3.8% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 33.91% are in the arts and sciences field, 12.6% are in the customer service field, 30.4% are in the sales field, 0.00% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 10.3% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 9% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:15. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 94.25%, 8.24% of residents have an associate’s degree, 22.37% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 6.01% have a master’s degree.
Average commute time
Daily breakdown: by transport type
Work at home
If you plan on commuting to work in Fort Bliss, you should be aware that the average commute time is 10 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of Fort Bliss have a few different options. 51% of commuters use their own cars, 19% of commuters carpool, 10% of commuters use the transit system, and 1% of residents work from home.