Little Elm, Texas Population 2019

Little Elm, Texas's estimated population is 50,314 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Little Elm, Texas is the 68th largest city in Texas based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2905.25 people/mi² (1121.72 people/km²).

The overall median age is 32.8 years, 32 years for males, and 33.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.5 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 3.18 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Little Elm, Texas is $93,094, while the mean household income is $100,628.

Little Elm Tx Demographics

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

  • White: 66.92%
  • Black or African American: 16.09%
  • Other race: 7.13%
  • Asian: 4.96%
  • Two or more races: 4.65%
  • Native American: 0.26%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

How Many People Live in Little Elm, Texas?

50,314
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201850,3143,8108.19%
201746,5043,3997.89%
201643,1054,29511.07%
201538,8103,0178.43%
201435,7932,6638.04%
201333,1303,95913.57%
201229,1711,3824.97%
201127,7891,5635.96%
201026,22622,58021.81%
20003,6460.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White26,413
Black or African American6,350
Some Other Race2,814
Asian1,958
Two or More Races1,835
American Indian and Alaska Native101

Little Elm Tx Population Pyramid 2019

Little Elm Tx Median Age

32.8


Total

32


Male

33.6


Female

Little Elm Tx Adults

There are 26,949 adults, (2,320 of whom are seniors) in Little Elm Tx.

Little Elm Tx Age Dependency

60.3

Age Dependency Ratio

9.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Little Elm Tx Sex Ratio

Female

20,189

51.15%

Male

19,282

48.85%

Little Elm Tx Households and Families

Little Elm Tx Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Little Elm Tx Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.3%19.7%
Male74.8%25.2%
All74.6%25.4%
Non Family66.3%33.7%
Female59.2%40.8%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,4213.1874.6
Married7,8263.6780.3
Non Family2,3511.2966.3
Female1,6373.4159.2
Male6073.4574.8

3.51

Average Family Size

3.18

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Little Elm Tx Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0094.13%
9th to 12th Grade8123.32%
High School Graduate4,36817.87%
Some College6,20025.36%
Associates Degree1,9517.98%
Bachelors Degree6,99128.59%
Graduate Degree3,11812.75%

Little Elm Tx Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,61613,3065,846
Hispanic5,0583,7481,435
Black3,8933,8241,556
Other Race1,8471,325455
Asian1,4331,3311,029
Multiple Races533489277
Native American535315

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 71.81%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,088$58,634$40,742
Less Than High School$26,139$27,489$20,341
High School Grad$41,470$47,885$26,481
Some College$41,569$50,336$35,730
Bachelors Degree$57,305$79,052$43,879
Graduate Degree$79,155$96,010$64,310

$50,088

Average Earnings

$58,634

Average Male

$40,742

Average Female

Little Elm Tx Language

Little Elm Tx Language by Age

Little Elm Tx Language

72.09% of Little Elm Tx residents speak only English, while 27.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.84% of the population.

Little Elm Tx Poverty

Little Elm Tx Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic9,3091,55316.68%
White20,5368894.33%
Other2,79744916.05%
Black6,3502483.91%
Multiple1,835814.41%
Asian1,958160.82%

6.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.27%

Male Poverty Rate

8.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Little Elm Tx

The race most likely to be in poverty in Little Elm Tx is Hispanic, with 16.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Little Elm Tx is Asian, with 0.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.75%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.13%
High School5.15%
Bachelors or Greater4.07%
Some College3.30%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed16.69%
Male Employed3.62%
Female Employed3.02%
Female Unemployed1.54%

Little Elm Tx Income

Little Elm Tx Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$93,094$100,628
Families$97,245$107,386
Married Families$110,190-
Non Families$53,245$60,796

Little Elm Tx Marital Status

Little Elm Tx Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.1%

Male Marriage Rate

56.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Little Elm Tx Married by Age and Sex

Little Elm 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 35-44.

Little Elm Tx Marital Status by Race

Little Elm Tx Veterans

1,733

Number of Veterans

1,586

Male Veterans

147

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War573
Vietnam505
Second Gulf War368
Korea22
World War II14

Little Elm Tx Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3327.30%
Black1974.45%
Hispanic1562.65%
Other1235.97%
2 or More559.23%
Indian1830.51%
Asian80.52%

Little Elm Tx Veterans by Education

4.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Little Elm Tx Employment Status

76.9%

Labor Force Participation

73%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Little Elm 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

41.68%

Born in Texas

81.74%

Native Born

18.26%

Foreign Born

11.62%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

81.74% of Little Elm Tx residents were born in the United States, with 41.68% having been born in Texas. 11.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.