Albany, Texas Population 2021

1,942
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Albany is a city located in Shackelford County Texas. It is also the county seat of Shackelford County. With a 2020 population of 1,942, it is the 614th largest city in Texas and the 7720th largest city in the United States . Albany is currently growing at a rate of 0.21% annually but its population has decreased by -4.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,034 in 2010. Albany reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Albany has a population density of 1,240 people per square mile.

The average household income in Albany is $53,018 with a poverty rate of 14.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $592 per month, and the median house value is $78,900. The median age in Albany is 42.5 years, 29.9 years for males, and 45.9 years for females.

Albany Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Albanywas:

  • White: 94.57%
  • Two or more races: 3.42%
  • Other race: 1.51%
  • Asian: 0.34%
  • Black or African American: 0.17%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Albany, Texas is 1,942 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,934.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,034.

Albany, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,68994.57%
Two or More Races613.42%
Some Other Race271.51%
Asian60.34%
Black or African American30.17%
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Albany Population by Race

Albany Population Pyramid $2021

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Albany Median Age

42.5


Total

29.9


Male

45.9


Female

Albany Adults

There are 1,349 adults, (388 of whom are seniors) in Albany.

Albany Age Dependency

85.8

Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Albany Sex Ratio

Female

879

49.22%

Male

907

50.78%

Albany Population by Age

Albany Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Albany Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family65.1%34.9%
Female75.5%24.5%
All79.6%20.4%
Married92.7%7.3%
Male100%0%

79.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Albany Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7392.3979.6
Married3303.0992.7
Non Family2951.1665.1
Female983.8575.5
Male161.69100

3.2

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Albany Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade585.11%
9th to 12th Grade918.01%
High School Graduate28625.18%
Some College37533.01%
Associates Degree272.38%
Bachelors Degree22619.89%
Graduate Degree736.43%
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Albany Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Albany Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White936845259
Hispanic16110739
2+ Races3027
Other Race2216
Asian66
Black321

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 33.33%.

Albany Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,061$34,000$22,969
Less Than 9th Grade$9,615$$
High School Graduate$27,569$28,542$22,813
Some College$30,560$69,688$21,146
Bachelors Degree$43,750$34,250$49,917
Graduate Degree$$98,750$2,500

$30,061

Average Earnings

$34,000

Average Male

$22,969

Average Female

Albany Earnings by Educational Attainment

Albany Language by Age

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Albany Language

92.07% of Albany residents speak only English, while 7.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.26% of the population.

Albany Language

Albany Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,47623115.65%
Hispanic231198.23%

14.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.11%

Male Poverty Rate

18.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Albany

The race most likely to be in poverty in Albany is White, with 15.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Albany is Hispanic, with 8.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.68%.

Albany Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.66%
High School12.64%
Some College1.50%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Albany Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed22.03%
Female Employed12.64%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed10.19%

Albany Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Albany Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,125$53,018
Families$50,000$67,940
Married Families$55,357-
Non Families$22,243$30,326
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Income by Household Type

Albany Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.4%

Male Marriage Rate

44.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Albany Married by Age and Sex

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Albany 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 Over 65.

Albany Marital Status by Race

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Albany Marital Status

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95

Number of Veterans

85

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam45
First Gulf War23
Korea15
Second Gulf War14
World War II5

Albany Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7438
75+33
35 to 5415
55 to 649
18 to 34

Albany Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White947.33%
Hispanic10.58%
Black133.33%

Albany Veterans by Race

Albany Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

60.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Albany Veterans by Education

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59.4%

Labor Force Participation

55.2%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Albany Employment by Age

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Albany Employment by Race

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Albany Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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86.00%

Born in Albany

96.36%

Native Born

3.64%

Foreign Born

1.29%

Non Citizen

2.35%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.36% of Albany residents were born in the United States, with 86.00% having been born in Texas. 1.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Albany Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,94240.21%
20201,93840.21%
20191,93440.21%
20181,930-24-1.23%
20171,954-31-1.56%
20161,9850.00%
20151,98580.40%
20141,977-37-1.84%
20132,01470.35%
20122,007140.70%
20111,993-41-2.02%
20102,0340.00%

Albany Population by Year