Laredo Tx Population 2017

Laredo Tx's estimated population is 236,091 according to the most recent United States census.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2015 there were 71,718 households in the city, with an average size of 3.7 people per household. The vacancy rate was 7.5%, with a median rent of $763/month. The median house size is 5 rooms, and has a value of $112,400.

Year Population Change
2015 255,473 8.20%
2010 236,091 33.70%
2000 176,576 43.70%
1990 122,899 34.40%
1980 91,449 32.50%
1970 69,024 13.80%
1960 60,678 16.90%
1950 51,910 32.20%
1940 39,274 20.40%
1930 32,618 43.60%
1920 22,710 52.90%
1910 14,855 10.60%
1900 13,429 18.60%
1890 11,319 221.50%
1880 3,521 0.00%

Laredo Tx Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White 229,852 93.80%
Black or African American 991 0.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native 919 0.38%
Asian 1,519 0.62%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 13 0.01%
Some Other Race 10,331 4.22%
Two or More Races 1,423 0.58%

Population Pyramid

Laredo Tx Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Total Housing Units 71,718
Owner-Occupied Units 41,378
Renter-Occupied Units 24,930
Median Home Value $112,400
Median Rent $763
Vacancy Rate 7.5%
Houses With Mortgage 24,815
Houses Without Mortgage 16,563
Median Number of Rooms (per House) 5

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Laredo Tx for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 3.4% and the labor force participation rate is 58.2%.

Laredo Tx Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size 3.7
Average Family Size 4.18
Married Couple Families 34,953
Male Householder (no wife) Families 3,809
Female Householder (no husband) Families 14,963
Non Family Households
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex) 5%
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex) 0.2%