San Benito, Texas Population 2019

San Benito Tx Demographics

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

  • White: 90.32%
  • Other race: 7.46%
  • Two or more races: 2.01%
  • Black or African American: 0.11%
  • Asian: 0.07%
  • Native American: 0.03%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201824,385-112-0.46%
201724,497-27-0.11%
201624,524730.30%
201524,451-48-0.20%
201424,49910.00%
201324,498-7-0.03%
201224,505-19-0.08%
201124,5242100.86%
201024,3148700.37%
200023,4443,3191.54%
199020,1252,1371.13%
198017,9882,8121.71%
197015,176-1,246-0.79%
196016,4223,1512.15%
195013,2713,7703.40%
19409,501-1,252-1.23%
193010,7535,6837.81%
19205,0700.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White22,106
Some Other Race1,826
Two or More Races491
Black or African American28
Asian16
American Indian and Alaska Native7

San Benito Tx Population Pyramid 2019

San Benito Tx Median Age

32.5


Total

29.8


Male

35.4


Female

San Benito Tx Adults

There are 17,140 adults, (3,517 of whom are seniors) in San Benito Tx.

San Benito Tx Age Dependency

79.7

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.8

Child Dependency Ratio

San Benito Tx Sex Ratio

Female

13,071

53.41%

Male

11,403

46.59%

San Benito Tx Households and Families

San Benito Tx Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

San Benito Tx Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.6%23.4%
Non Family69.2%30.8%
All65.9%34.1%
Male51.8%48.2%
Female49.8%50.2%

65.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6263.265.9
Married2,9053.9876.6
Non Family2,2461.1469.2
Female1,9174.1349.8
Male5584.2451.8

3.94

Average Family Size

3.2

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

San Benito Tx Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,31923.18%
9th to 12th Grade1,85712.97%
High School Graduate4,12028.77%
Some College2,63918.43%
Associates Degree7114.97%
Bachelors Degree1,2308.59%
Graduate Degree4443.10%

San Benito Tx Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic12,9327,9181,242
White1,3271,181422
Other Race1,245599
Multiple Races2862089
Black28191
Asian169
Native American7

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 31.80%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,095$26,872$22,657
Less Than High School$15,528$18,992$11,875
High School Grad$24,627$28,792$22,559
Some College$28,494$40,975$26,036
Bachelors Degree$43,266$51,288$35,931
Graduate Degree$54,000$81,250$32,042

$25,095

Average Earnings

$26,872

Average Male

$22,657

Average Female

San Benito Tx Language

San Benito Tx Language by Age

San Benito Tx Language

35.06% of San Benito Tx residents speak only English, while 64.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 64.55% of the population.

San Benito Tx Poverty

San Benito Tx Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic22,8298,79338.52%
Other1,82665035.60%
White1,49329920.03%
Multiple49124549.90%
Black16956.25%
Native77100.00%

37.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

36.25%

Male Poverty Rate

38.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in San Benito Tx

The race most likely to be in poverty in San Benito Tx is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in San Benito Tx is White, with 20.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.20%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School45.51%
High School27.24%
Some College21.47%
Bachelors or Greater13.44%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.02%
Female Employed20.50%
Male Employed18.81%
Male Unemployed15.07%

San Benito Tx Income

San Benito Tx Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,583$39,670
Families$30,069$42,106
Married Families$42,393-
Non Families$17,467$30,354

San Benito Tx Marital Status

San Benito Tx Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.7%

Male Marriage Rate

31.4%

Female Marriage Rate

San Benito Tx Married by Age and Sex

San Benito 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 35-44.

San Benito Tx Marital Status by Race

San Benito Tx Veterans

964

Number of Veterans

774

Male Veterans

190

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam320
First Gulf War148
Korea138
Second Gulf War108
World War II92

San Benito Tx Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9225.98%
Hispanic6814.34%
2 or More3511.29%
Other70.51%

San Benito Tx Veterans by Education

9.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

San Benito Tx Employment Status

49.4%

Labor Force Participation

45%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

San Benito 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

73.06%

Born in Texas

84.75%

Native Born

15.25%

Foreign Born

10.30%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

84.75% of San Benito Tx residents were born in the United States, with 73.06% having been born in Texas. 10.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.