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Texas; Elk City city, Oklahoma; Woodward city, Oklahoma; Edmond city, Oklahoma

QuickFacts provides statistics for all states and counties, and for cities and towns with a population of 5,000 or more.

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Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)

Texas
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
29,527,941
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
29,527,941
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
29,145,505
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
1.3%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 29,145,505
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 25,145,561
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.5%
Persons under 18 years, percent
25.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
13.1%
Female persons, percent
50.1%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
77.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
13.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
1.1%
Asian alone, percent(a)
5.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
2.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
40.2%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
40.3%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 1,435,527
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 16.8%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) 11,869,072
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 62.3%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $187,200
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $1,654
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $526
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $1,082
Building permits, 2021 265,955
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 9,906,070
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.83
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 84.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 35.1%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 92.7%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 85.1%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 84.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 30.7%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 7.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
20.8%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 64.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 58.2%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 74,369,383
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 186,108,690
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 101,947,033
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 417,231,877
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $14,748
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 26.6
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $63,826
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $32,177
Persons in poverty, percent
13.4%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 618,272
Total employment, 2020 11,210,906
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 613,148,935
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 1.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2019 2,658,054
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 423,488
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 248,029
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 85,010
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 111,086
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 280,280
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 27,092
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 361,218
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 111.6
Population per square mile, 2010 96.3
Land area in square miles, 2020 261,267.85
Land area in square miles, 2010 261,231.71
FIPS Code 48
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For places on the map, populations of 5,000 or more are shown
SelectableNot Selectable
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7,390,000
14,780,000
22,170,000
29,560,000
Texas
29,527,941
Elk City city, Oklahoma
11,570
Woodward city, Oklahoma
11,998
Edmond city, Oklahoma
95,341
0
7,390,000
14,780,000
22,170,000
29,560,000
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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