Conroe, Texas Population 2019

Conroe, Texas's estimated population is 87,654 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Conroe, Texas is the 42nd largest city in Texas based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1258.81 people/mi² (486.03 people/km²).

The overall median age is 33.7 years, 32.8 years for males, and 34.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.1 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 31,186 households in the city, with an average size of 2.66 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 0.8%, with a median rent of $968/month. The median house has 4.9 rooms, and has a value of $167,400.

The median income for households in Conroe, Texas is $54,258, while the mean household income is $78,933.

Conroe Tx Demographics

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

  • White: 83.79%
  • Black or African American: 8.56%
  • Other race: 3.25%
  • Asian: 2.59%
  • Two or more races: 1.41%
  • Native American: 0.37%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
LatLng(30.3119, -95.4561)
Rank in State42nd
StateTexas
CountyMontgomery County
Time ZoneCentral Time Zone
Land Area (km²)180.35 (69.63 mi²)
Water Area (km²)1.86 (0.72 mi²)
TypeCity
GEOID4816432
Density (km²)486.03
Density (mi²)1,258.81
Area Code(s)936
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201887,6542,8473.36%
201784,8072,7533.36%
201682,0545,7857.58%
201576,2692,5773.50%
201473,6923,1164.42%
201370,5761,0331.49%
201269,5432,3293.47%
201167,2141,6152.46%
201065,59928,7885.95%
200036,8119,2012.92%
199027,6109,5764.35%
198018,0346,0654.18%
197011,9692,7772.68%
19609,1921,8942.33%
19507,2982,6744.67%
19404,6240.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White64,590
Black or African American6,598
Some Other Race2,505
Asian1,998
Two or More Races1,085
American Indian and Alaska Native283
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander27

Conroe Tx Population Pyramid 2019

Conroe Tx Median Age

33.7


Total

32.8


Male

34.6


Female

Conroe Tx Adults

There are 58,192 adults, (9,562 of whom are seniors) in Conroe Tx.

Conroe Tx Age Dependency

58.5

Age Dependency Ratio

19.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Conroe Tx Sex Ratio

Female

39,119

50.75%

Male

37,967

49.25%

Conroe Tx Households and Families

Conroe Tx Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Conroe Tx Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.3%26.7%
All54.1%45.9%
Male45.6%54.4%
Female36.6%63.4%
Non Family34.6%65.4%

54.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All28,2302.6654.1
Married13,5683.3373.3
Non Family9,5461.2734.6
Female3,6913.3336.6
Male1,4253.8145.6

3.26

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Conroe Tx Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,7409.50%
9th to 12th Grade5,66511.35%
High School Graduate12,72925.50%
Some College11,12522.29%
Associates Degree3,1346.28%
Bachelors Degree8,37716.78%
Graduate Degree4,1498.31%

Conroe Tx Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,90128,8449,882
Hispanic13,3675,7181,072
Black4,0053,539879
Other Race1,44467881
Asian1,4311,182603
Multiple Races568436168
Native American14711822
Islander2727

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 42.14%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,104$41,565$31,387
Less Than High School$21,920$24,336$15,840
High School Grad$32,969$38,636$27,536
Some College$41,776$50,754$31,471
Bachelors Degree$50,930$58,021$46,194
Graduate Degree$66,958$93,472$54,476

$36,104

Average Earnings

$41,565

Average Male

$31,387

Average Female

Conroe Tx Language

Conroe Tx Language by Age

Conroe Tx Language

71.16% of Conroe Tx residents speak only English, while 28.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.33% of the population.

Conroe Tx Poverty

Conroe Tx Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic24,4025,25621.54%
White41,6963,4808.35%
Black6,3331,15218.19%
Other2,50537314.89%
Asian1,9961547.72%
Multiple1,080908.33%
Native28382.83%

13.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.42%

Male Poverty Rate

15.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Conroe Tx

The race most likely to be in poverty in Conroe Tx is Hispanic, with 21.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Conroe Tx is Native, with 2.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.74%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.77%
High School16.99%
Some College7.93%
Bachelors or Greater2.51%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed29.62%
Female Unemployed25.26%
Female Employed9.27%
Male Employed6.92%

Conroe Tx Income

Conroe Tx Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,258$78,933
Families$64,456$93,615
Married Families$83,764$113,005
Non Families$36,489$46,502

Conroe Tx Marital Status

Conroe Tx Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

46.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Conroe Tx Married by Age and Sex

Conroe Tx Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Conroe Tx Marital Status by Race

Conroe Tx Veterans

4,372

Number of Veterans

4,020

Male Veterans

352

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,391
Second Gulf War1,130
First Gulf War842
Korea411
World War II178

Conroe Tx Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,8147.77%
Black4219.06%
Hispanic2851.69%
2 or More608.86%
Other432.24%
Asian342.21%

Conroe Tx Veterans by Education

2.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Conroe Tx Employment Status

65.4%

Labor Force Participation

62.2%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Conroe 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

56.44%

Born in Texas

81.66%

Native Born

18.34%

Foreign Born

13.46%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

81.66% of Conroe Tx residents were born in the United States, with 56.44% having been born in Texas. 13.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.