Garland, Texas Population 2018

Garland, Texas's estimated population is 238,002 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Garland, Texas is the 13th largest city in Texas based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 4172.69 people/mi² (1611.08 people/km²), with a household density of 541.18 people/km² (1401.66 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 34.1 years, 32.5 years for males, and 35.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.1 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 79,948 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.1%, with a median rent of $973/month. The median house has 5.5 rooms, and has a value of $121,400.

The median income for households in Garland, Texas is $53,220, while the mean household income is $65,767. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2017238,0022,1340.90%
2016235,868-874-0.37%
2015236,7421,4170.60%
2014235,3257670.33%
2013234,5589580.41%
2012233,6003,5941.56%
2011230,0062,7171.20%
2010227,28911,5210.52%
2000215,76835,1181.79%
1990180,65041,7932.67%
1980138,85757,4205.48%
197081,43742,9367.78%
196038,50127,93013.80%
195010,5718,37117.00%
19402,2001,4002.56%
19008000.00%

Garland Population in 2018Source: Michael Barera [CC BY-SA 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0), CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0) or GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html)], from Wikimedia Commons

Population by Race

Race Population
White130,743
Some Other Race34,699
Black or African American32,283
Asian24,935
Two or More Races10,929
American Indian and Alaska Native1,111
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander110

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Garland Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Garland Median Age

34.1


Total

32.5


Male

35.9


Female

Garland Adults

There are 168,359 adults, (24,655 of which are seniors) in Garland.

Garland Age Dependency

63.4

Age Dependency Ratio

17.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Garland Sex Ratio

Female

119,711

50.98%

Male

115,099

49.02%

Garland Households and Families

Garland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Garland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.9%26.1%
All61.9%38.1%
Non Family52.2%47.8%
Male51.7%48.3%
Female43.1%56.9%

61.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Garland Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All75,4283.161.9
Married39,2573.7373.9
Non Family18,8921.2552.2
Female12,5323.6543.1
Male4,7473.8751.7

3.63

Average Family Size

3.1

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Garland Households

Garland Education

Garland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade18,10712.40%
9th to 12th Grade16,62211.38%
High School Graduate35,94724.62%
Some College32,76522.44%
Associates Degree9,7916.71%
Bachelors Degree23,15815.86%
Graduate Degree9,6326.60%

Garland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White58,29854,00417,481
Hispanic48,36123,7854,046
Black18,96517,4614,822
Other Race16,8707,777772
Asian16,84612,8875,255
Multiple Races4,5513,7361,346
Native American61847857
Islander9757

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.63%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 31.19%.

Garland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,128$34,213$27,369
Less Than High School$21,914$26,100$16,391
High School Grad$26,397$29,727$23,312
Some College$34,317$37,693$31,452
Bachelors Degree$46,297$51,809$41,460
Graduate Degree$59,535$67,010$54,092

$31,128

Average Earnings

$34,213

Average Male

$27,369

Average Female

Garland Language

Garland Language by Age

Garland Language

51.96% of Garland residents speak only English, while 48.04% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 35.52% of the population.

Garland Poverty

Garland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic97,09521,28821.92%
Other34,6519,01526.02%
Black32,0375,53317.27%
White72,4475,1587.12%
Asian24,8793,78215.20%
Multiple10,7692,16720.12%
Native1,11136833.12%

15.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.48%

Male Poverty Rate

17.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Garland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Garland is Native, with 33.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Garland is White, with 7.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.42%.

Garland Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.05%
High School10.96%
Some College10.05%
Bachelors or Greater5.44%

Garland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.13%
Male Unemployed27.75%
Female Employed9.43%
Male Employed7.54%

Garland Income

Garland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,220$65,767
Families$57,154$69,544
Married Families$67,045$81,118
Non Families$37,612$49,369

Garland Marital Status

Garland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.2%

Male Marriage Rate

48.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Garland Married by Age and Sex

Garland Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Garland Marital Status by Race

Garland Veterans

Garland Veterans by War

9,881

Number of Veterans

8,813

Male Veterans

1,068

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,426
First Gulf War1,906
Second Gulf War1,394
Korea792
World War II605

Garland Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,617
65 to 742,201
75+2,045
55 to 641,988
18 to 341,030

Garland Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,3557.41%
Black1,5456.92%
Hispanic1,0951.82%
Other3461.64%
2 or More3375.86%
Asian2171.14%
Indian8111.39%

Garland Veterans by Education

4.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Garland Employment Status

Garland Employment by Age

69.7%

Labor Force Participation

64.3%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Garland Employment by Race

Garland Employment by Education

Garland 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

52.10%

Born in Texas

71.86%

Native Born

28.14%

Foreign Born

17.48%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

71.86% of Garland residents were born in the United States, with 52.10% having been born in Texas. 17.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.