Longview, Texas Population 2019

Longview, Texas's estimated population is 81,522 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Longview, Texas is the 45th largest city in Texas based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1463.82 people/mi² (565.18 people/km²), with a household density of 237.83 people/km² (615.98 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 34.6 years, 32.9 years for males, and 36.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.2 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 34,305 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 2%, with a median rent of $810/month. The median house has 5.2 rooms, and has a value of $134,100.

The median income for households in Longview, Texas is $45,692, while the mean household income is $64,131. 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
201781,522-168-0.21%
201681,690-185-0.23%
201581,8756250.77%
201481,25090.01%
201381,241920.11%
201281,1491550.19%
201180,9944290.53%
201080,5657,2210.94%
200073,3443,0330.42%
199070,3117,5491.14%
198062,76217,2153.26%
197045,5475,4971.29%
196040,05015,5485.04%
195024,50210,7445.94%
194013,7588,72210.57%
19305,036-677-1.25%
19205,7135581.03%
19105,1551,5643.68%
19003,5910.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White58,779
Black or African American18,889
Two or More Races1,914
Some Other Race1,302
Asian1,044
American Indian and Alaska Native227
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander64

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Longview Tx Population Pyramid 2019

5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,0003,500 Male Population5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,0003,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Longview Tx Median Age

34.6


Total

32.9


Male

36.1


Female

Longview Tx Adults

There are 60,889 adults, (11,753 of whom are seniors) in Longview Tx.

Longview Tx Age Dependency

67.3

Age Dependency Ratio

23.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Longview Tx Sex Ratio

Female

42,113

51.22%

Male

40,106

48.78%

Longview Tx Households and Families

Longview Tx Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Longview Tx Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.1%20.9%
All53.8%46.2%
Male39.9%60.1%
Female35.8%64.2%
Non Family35.1%64.9%

53.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Longview Tx Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All30,5372.5753.8
Married12,7333.379.1
Non Family11,0391.1935.1
Female5,1623.4535.8
Male1,6033.3839.9

3.25

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Longview Tx Households

Longview Tx Education

Longview Tx Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,0745.86%
9th to 12th Grade5,2179.95%
High School Graduate14,87028.37%
Some College14,28227.25%
Associates Degree3,9617.56%
Bachelors Degree7,39514.11%
Graduate Degree3,6176.90%

Longview Tx Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White32,54329,6968,710
Black11,2349,5311,284
Hispanic7,3583,741475
Asian765693367
Other Race627430152
Multiple Races36231169
Native American20218772
Islander6464

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 islander people with a rate of 47.97%.

Longview Tx Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,303$37,046$25,488
Less Than High School$22,562$26,982$14,491
High School Grad$24,835$31,255$19,601
Some College$31,725$41,348$26,272
Bachelors Degree$42,394$54,318$40,114
Graduate Degree$72,169$91,063$55,867

$31,303

Average Earnings

$37,046

Average Male

$25,488

Average Female

Longview Tx Language

Longview Tx Language by Age

Longview Tx Language

81.74% of Longview Tx residents speak only English, while 18.26% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.53% of the population.

Longview Tx Poverty

Longview Tx Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black18,2295,43229.80%
White43,0265,24212.18%
Hispanic15,7703,55422.54%
Multiple1,88867835.91%
Asian99118919.07%
Other1,289624.81%
Native227229.69%

18.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.31%

Male Poverty Rate

20.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Longview Tx

The race most likely to be in poverty in Longview Tx is Multiple, with 35.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Longview Tx is Other, with 4.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.26%.

Longview Tx Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.14%
High School16.43%
Some College12.92%
Bachelors or Greater3.67%

Longview Tx Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed41.48%
Female Unemployed34.96%
Female Employed11.82%
Male Employed7.76%

Longview Tx Income

Longview Tx Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,692$64,131
Families$54,763$76,208
Married Families$72,162$93,277
Non Families$27,736$39,275

Longview Tx Marital Status

Longview Tx Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.2%

Male Marriage Rate

41.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Longview Tx Married by Age and Sex

Longview Tx 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 45To54.

Longview Tx Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Longview Tx Veterans

Longview Tx Veterans by War

4,803

Number of Veterans

4,187

Male Veterans

616

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,820
Second Gulf War864
First Gulf War789
Korea492
World War II285

Longview Tx Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,310
75+1,150
35 to 54931
55 to 64766
18 to 34646

Longview Tx Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,9208.74%
Black8095.99%
Hispanic1451.62%
2 or More386.85%
Other162.05%
Hawaiian1117.19%
Asian91.01%

Longview Tx Veterans by Education

8.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Longview Tx Employment Status

Longview Tx Employment by Age

61.4%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Longview Tx Employment by Race

Longview Tx Employment by Education

Longview 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

67.57%

Born in Texas

90.48%

Native Born

9.52%

Foreign Born

6.92%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.48% of Longview Tx residents were born in the United States, with 67.57% having been born in Texas. 6.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.