Alice, Texas Population 2021

18,322
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Alice is a city located in Jim Wells County Texas. It is also the county seat of Jim Wells County. With a 2020 population of 18,322, it is the 151st largest city in Texas and the 1990th largest city in the United States . Alice is currently declining at a rate of -0.97% annually and its population has decreased by -4.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,104 in 2010. Alice reached it's highest population of 20,961 in 1980. Spanning over 13 miles, Alice has a population density of 1,528 people per square mile.

The average household income in Alice is $58,548 with a poverty rate of 26.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $701 per month, and the median house value is $77,600. The median age in Alice is 35.3 years, 33.8 years for males, and 36.5 years for females.

Alice Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Alice was:

  • White: 93.05%
  • Other race: 2.25%
  • Black or African American: 1.25%
  • Two or more races: 1.06%
  • Native American: 1.06%
  • Asian: 1.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.28%
The current population of Alice, Texas is 18,322 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 18,862.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 19,104.

Alice, Texas Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202151,111-264-0.52%
202051,375-264-0.51%
201951,639-264-0.51%
201851,903-287-0.55%
201752,190-422-0.81%
201652,612-247-0.47%
201552,859-154-0.29%
201453,013-249-0.47%
201353,262290.05%
201253,2332130.40%
201153,0204020.76%
201052,6180.00%

Alice Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,68693.05%
Some Other Race4272.25%
Black or African American2371.25%
Two or More Races2021.06%
American Indian and Alaska Native2011.06%
Asian2001.05%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander540.28%
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Alice Population by Race

Alice Population Pyramid $2021

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Alice Median Age

35.3


Total

33.8


Male

36.5


Female

Alice Adults

There are 14,007 adults, (2,876 of whom are seniors) in Alice.

Alice Age Dependency

70.8

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Alice Sex Ratio

Female

10,151

53.41%

Male

8,856

46.59%

Alice Population by Age

Alice Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Alice Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.8%28.2%
All59.5%40.5%
Non Family52.2%47.8%
Female49.3%50.7%
Male44.7%55.3%

59.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Alice Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4722.8959.5
Married2,7743.6971.8
Non Family2,0611.2352.2
Female1,1963.7349.3
Male4413.2744.7

3.55

Average Family Size

2.89

Average Household Size

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Alice Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,26910.41%
9th to 12th Grade1,71814.10%
High School Graduate4,20134.47%
Some College2,47020.27%
Associates Degree7706.32%
Bachelors Degree1,31410.78%
Graduate Degree4463.66%
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Alice Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Alice Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic10,0617,3161,171
White1,6691,497440
Other Race3252168
Black2091998
Native American1306019
Asian10810893
2+ Races1027612
Islander545454

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Alice Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,142$38,250$25,264
Less Than 9th Grade$18,398$25,984$17,134
High School Graduate$30,650$36,731$21,116
Some College$27,913$33,661$26,906
Bachelors Degree$50,927$64,625$37,000
Graduate Degree$57,011$53,750$58,311

$29,142

Average Earnings

$38,250

Average Male

$25,264

Average Female

Alice Earnings by Educational Attainment

Alice Language by Age

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Alice Language

52.95% of Alice residents speak only English, while 47.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 45.38% of the population.

Alice Language

Alice Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic15,9554,27126.77%
White2,12056326.56%
Multiple20215275.25%
Other39910125.31%
Black1857037.84%
Native2014723.38%

26.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.20%

Male Poverty Rate

30.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alice

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alice is Multiple, with 75.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alice is Native, with 23.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.04%.

Alice Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.16%
Some College21.26%
High School20.27%
Bachelors or Greater5.54%

Alice Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed40.00%
Male Unemployed38.69%
Female Employed15.02%
Male Employed12.73%

Alice Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Alice Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,059$58,548
Families$45,777$69,819
Married Families$65,833-
Non Families$18,374$27,620
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Income by Household Type

Alice Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.5%

Male Marriage Rate

40.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Alice Married by Age and Sex

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Alice 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.

Alice Marital Status by Race

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Alice Marital Status

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666

Number of Veterans

666

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam306
First Gulf War109
Korea80
Second Gulf War63
World War II13

Alice Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54186
65 to 74168
75+151
55 to 64135
18 to 3426

Alice Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5894.52%
Hispanic4764.07%
Black3414.35%
Native American2015.38%
Other Race164.58%
2+ Races76.86%

Alice Veterans by Race

Alice Veterans by Education

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11.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alice Veterans by Education

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56.9%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Alice Employment by Age

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Alice Employment by Race

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Alice 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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88.33%

Born in Alice

92.48%

Native Born

7.52%

Foreign Born

4.22%

Non Citizen

3.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.48% of Alice residents were born in the United States, with 88.33% having been born in Texas. 4.22% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Alice Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202118,322-180-0.97%
202018,502-180-0.96%
201918,682-180-0.95%
201818,862-135-0.71%
201718,997-148-0.77%
201619,145-197-1.02%
201519,342-15-0.08%
201419,357-98-0.50%
201319,45570.04%
201219,4481870.97%
201119,2611370.72%
201019,1241140.06%
200019,010-778-0.40%
199019,788-1,173-0.57%
198020,9618400.41%
197020,121-740-0.36%
196020,8614,4122.40%
195016,4498,6577.76%
19407,7923,5536.28%
19304,2390.00%

Alice Population by Year