Alvarado, Texas Population 2020

4,382

Alvarado, Texas's estimated population is 4,382 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Alvarado, Texas is the 389th largest city in Texas based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1055.40 people/mi² (407.49 people/km²).

The overall median age is 30.4 years, 30 years for males, and 32.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.3 males.

The median income for households in Alvarado, Texas is $, while the mean household income is $.

Alvarado Tx Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Alvarado Tx was:

  • White: 90.70%
  • Two or more races: 3.78%
  • Black or African American: 3.66%
  • Other race: 1.85%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

How Many People Live in Alvarado, Texas?

4,382
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20184,3822576.23%
20174,1251704.30%
20163,955230.58%
20153,932982.56%
20143,834691.83%
20133,765100.27%
20123,75570.19%
20113,748-13-0.35%
20103,7614731.35%
20003,2883701.20%
19902,9182170.78%
19802,7010.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,66890.70%
Two or More Races1533.78%
Black or African American1483.66%
Some Other Race751.85%

Alvarado Tx Population Pyramid 2020

Alvarado Tx Median Age

30.4


Total

30


Male

32.2


Female

Alvarado Tx Adults

There are 2,769 adults, (402 of whom are seniors) in Alvarado Tx.

Alvarado Tx Age Dependency

70.8

Age Dependency Ratio

17

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Alvarado Tx Sex Ratio

Female

2,218

54.85%

Male

1,826

45.15%

Alvarado Tx Households and Families

Alvarado Tx Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Alvarado Tx Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.3%22.7%
Non Family65.3%34.7%
All65.2%34.8%
Female29.2%70.8%
Male25.6%74.4%

65.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4712.6965.2
Married7773.6177.3
Non Family4351.0465.3
Female2162.8129.2
Male432.2125.6

3.24

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

2.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Alvarado Tx Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1666.33%
9th to 12th Grade2589.84%
High School Graduate1,03539.47%
Some College80430.66%
Associates Degree321.22%
Bachelors Degree2178.28%
Graduate Degree1104.20%

Alvarado Tx Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,1421,837327
Hispanic428312
Other Race6249
Multiple Races5521
Black5249

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 94.23%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.27%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,004$47,195$35,461
Less Than High School$38,000$$37,778
High School Grad$44,031$47,119$35,156
Some College$31,442$$
Bachelors Degree$41,480$$41,151
Graduate Degree$65,691$$

$41,004

Average Earnings

$47,195

Average Male

$35,461

Average Female

Alvarado Tx Language

Alvarado Tx Language by Age

Alvarado Tx Language

87.64% of Alvarado Tx residents speak only English, while 12.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.36% of the population.

Alvarado Tx Poverty

Alvarado Tx Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,94540413.72%
Hispanic81610212.50%

12.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.44%

Male Poverty Rate

14.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alvarado Tx

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alvarado Tx is White, with 13.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alvarado Tx is Hispanic, with 12.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.16%.

Name Poverty
High School22.62%
Some College16.71%
Less Than High School11.97%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed62.50%
Male Employed12.49%
Female Employed1.24%

Alvarado Tx Income

Alvarado Tx Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,268$53,282
Families$54,804$61,360
Married Families$67,861-
Non Families$17,237$27,609

Alvarado Tx Marital Status

Alvarado Tx Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Alvarado Tx Married by Age and Sex

Alvarado Tx Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Alvarado Tx Marital Status by Race

Alvarado Tx Veterans

235

Number of Veterans

190

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam122
First Gulf War71
Second Gulf War26
World War II
Korea

Alvarado Tx Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2359.29%
Hispanic142.98%

Alvarado Tx Veterans by Education

15.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alvarado Tx Employment Status

61.1%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Alvarado Tx Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

75.22%

Born in Texas

98.12%

Native Born

1.88%

Foreign Born

0.89%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.12% of Alvarado Tx residents were born in the United States, with 75.22% having been born in Texas. 0.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.