Allen, Texas Population 2020

106,183

Allen is a city located in Texas. With a 2020 population of 106,183, it is the 38th largest city in Texas and the 293rd largest city in the United States. Allen is currently growing at a rate of 1.34% annually and its population has increased by 26.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 84,246 in 2010. Spanning over 26 miles, Allen has a population density of 4,022 people per square mile.

The average household income in Allen is $130,429 with a poverty rate of 5.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,456 per month, and the median house value is $286,300. The median age in Allen is 37.2 years, 34.9 years for males, and 39.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.1 males.

Allen Demographics

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

  • White: 68.62%
  • Asian: 17.30%
  • Black or African American: 9.44%
  • Two or more races: 3.03%
  • Other race: 1.15%
  • Native American: 0.46%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Allen, Texas is 106,183, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 103,383.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 84,246.

Allen, Texas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White68,11368.62%
Asian17,17117.30%
Black or African American9,3689.44%
Two or More Races3,0083.03%
Some Other Race1,1391.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native4560.46%

Allen Population Pyramid 2020

Allen Median Age

37.2


Total

34.9


Male

39.1


Female

Allen Adults

There are 70,608 adults, (8,085 of whom are seniors) in Allen.

Allen Age Dependency

58.7

Age Dependency Ratio

12.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Allen Sex Ratio

Female

48,635

49.00%

Male

50,620

51.00%

Allen Households and Families

Allen Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Allen Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.2%14.8%
All74.7%25.3%
Female56.5%43.5%
Male52.1%47.9%
Non Family52%48%

74.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All32,5183.0574.7
Married21,8093.5385.2
Non Family6,2881.2552
Female3,4243.2956.5
Male9972.9752.1

3.42

Average Family Size

3.05

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Allen Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1771.87%
9th to 12th Grade1,5652.49%
High School Graduate8,78013.98%
Some College12,66920.17%
Associates Degree4,5767.29%
Bachelors Degree21,39834.07%
Graduate Degree12,64020.13%

Allen Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White40,26939,18021,310
Asian10,77910,0447,653
Black5,5115,4402,935
Hispanic5,4984,6511,876
Multiple Races1,012957329
Other Race763730242
Native American32032094

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 71.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$60,803$76,584$48,259
Less Than High School$20,308$35,658$15,582
High School Grad$30,352$36,225$25,690
Some College$48,623$57,252$36,819
Bachelors Degree$71,919$97,252$53,284
Graduate Degree$97,387$117,163$68,644

$60,803

Average Earnings

$76,584

Average Male

$48,259

Average Female

Allen Language

Allen Language by Age

Allen Language

73.87% of Allen residents speak only English, while 26.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 10.60% of the population.

Allen Poverty

Allen Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White59,7902,3883.99%
Black9,3141,35914.59%
Hispanic10,3811,13910.97%
Other1,12826723.67%
Asian17,1382201.28%
Multiple2,8661565.44%
Native456112.41%

5.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.04%

Male Poverty Rate

5.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Allen

The race most likely to be in poverty in Allen is Other, with 23.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Allen is Asian, with 1.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.20%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.99%
High School9.65%
Some College3.83%
Bachelors or Greater2.11%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed17.17%
Male Unemployed15.62%
Female Employed3.05%
Male Employed2.34%

Allen Income

Allen Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$106,736$130,429
Families$116,398$140,073
Married Families$128,006-
Non Families$65,577$80,944

Allen Marital Status

Allen Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.2%

Male Marriage Rate

59.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Allen Married by Age and Sex

Allen 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.

Allen Marital Status by Race

Allen Veterans

4,054

Number of Veterans

3,526

Male Veterans

528

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War1,407
Vietnam1,150
Second Gulf War750
Korea259
World War II65
Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,849
65 to 74788
55 to 64660
75+477
18 to 34280
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,4416.95%
Black4296.34%
Hispanic2904.48%
2 or More816.35%
Asian540.45%
Other253.00%
Indian247.50%

$Allen Veterans by Education

2.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Allen Employment Status

73%

Labor Force Participation

70.1%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Allen 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

43.63%

Born in Texas

80.26%

Native Born

19.74%

Foreign Born

8.12%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

80.26% of Allen residents were born in the United States, with 43.63% having been born in Texas. 8.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020106,1831,4001.34%
2019104,7831,4001.35%
2018103,3832,4712.45%
2017100,9121,4001.41%
201699,5121,3221.35%
201598,1904,0224.27%
201494,1682,0302.20%
201392,1382,3522.62%
201289,7862,1252.42%
201187,6612,7413.23%
201084,92041,3666.91%
200043,55425,2459.05%
199018,3099,9958.21%
19808,3146,41415.91%
19701,9001,20010.50%
19607001000.77%
19406000.00%