Map of Texas highlighting the Amarillo metropolitan area.

The Amarillo Metropolitan Statistical Area is a metropolitan area in the Texas Panhandle that covers five counties: Armstrong, Carson, Potter, Randall, and Oldham. As of the 2020 census, the MSA had a population of 268,691.[1]



Places with more than 100,000 people

Places with 1,000 to 15,000 people

Places with 500 to 1,000 people

Places with fewer than 500 people

Unincorporated places


As of the census[2][3] of 2020, there were 268,691 people, 97,747 households, and 65,455 families residing within the MSA. The racial makeup of the MSA was 65.4% White (Non-Hispanic white 57.1%), 6.2% African American, 1.0% Native American, 3.2% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 9.6% from other races, and 14.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 29.0% of the population.

The median income for a household in the MSA was $37,671 and the median income for a family was $44,696. Males had a median income of $31,710 versus $22,686 for females. The per capita income for the MSA was $18,327.

See also


  1. ^ "ACBJ population projection's for 933 US markets for 2030". 2015 through 2040 population projections. BizJournals News. Retrieved October 15, 2016.
  2. ^ "P2 Hispanic or Latino, and Not Hispanic or Latino by Race". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 6, 2022.
  3. ^ "Households and Families". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 6, 2022.