Allen, Texas Population 2021

109,715
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Allen is a city located in Collin County Texas. With a 2020 population of 109,715, it is the 37th largest city in Texas and the 280th largest city in the United States . Allen is currently growing at a rate of 1.90% annually and its population has increased by 30.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 84,246 in 2010. Allen reached it's highest population of 109,715 in 2021. Spanning over 26 miles, Allen has a population density of 4,156 people per square mile.

The average household income in Allen is $131,204 with a poverty rate of 4.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,487 per month, and the median house value is $303,300. The median age in Allen is 37.9 years, 35.8 years for males, and 39.5 years for females.

Allen Demographics

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

  • White: 68.10%
  • Asian: 17.85%
  • Black or African American: 9.36%
  • Two or more races: 3.00%
  • Other race: 1.41%
  • Native American: 0.28%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Allen, Texas is 109,715 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 103,577.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 84,246.

Allen, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White69,25768.10%
Asian18,15717.85%
Black or African American9,5179.36%
Two or More Races3,0483.00%
Some Other Race1,4351.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native2850.28%
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Allen Population by Race

Allen Population Pyramid $2021

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Allen Median Age

37.9


Total

35.8


Male

39.5


Female

Allen Adults

There are 72,959 adults, (9,173 of whom are seniors) in Allen.

Allen Age Dependency

59.4

Age Dependency Ratio

14.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Allen Sex Ratio

Female

49,912

49.08%

Male

51,787

50.92%

Allen Population by Age

Allen Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Allen Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
All74.1%25.9%
Male58.5%41.5%
Female56.5%43.5%
Non Family49.1%50.9%

74.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Allen Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All33,5313.0374.1
Married22,5113.5284.8
Non Family6,6291.2449.1
Female3,2293.3256.5
Male1,1622.9158.5

3.42

Average Family Size

3.03

Average Household Size

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Allen Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2061.86%
9th to 12th Grade1,4912.30%
High School Graduate9,16014.11%
Some College12,54219.32%
Associates Degree5,1127.88%
Bachelors Degree22,10634.06%
Graduate Degree13,28520.47%
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Allen Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Allen Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White41,06840,08921,689
Asian11,54810,8458,513
Hispanic6,1835,3082,179
Black5,4765,3362,847
Other Race1,0931,004382
2+ Races950934285
Native American25125165

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 73.72%.

Allen Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$62,689$80,262$49,409
Less Than 9th Grade$22,908$35,166$16,375
High School Graduate$32,448$38,705$28,292
Some College$46,705$54,184$37,597
Bachelors Degree$73,715$94,734$54,676
Graduate Degree$97,411$117,500$75,430

$62,689

Average Earnings

$80,262

Average Male

$49,409

Average Female

Allen Earnings by Educational Attainment

Allen Language by Age

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Allen Language

72.55% of Allen residents speak only English, while 27.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 11.13% of the population.

Allen Language

Allen Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White60,7012,3213.82%
Black9,4941,03610.91%
Hispanic11,0347937.19%
Asian18,1153642.01%
Other1,4231077.52%
Multiple3,035872.87%

4.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.91%

Male Poverty Rate

5.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Allen

The race most likely to be in poverty in Allen is Black, with 10.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Allen is Asian, with 2.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.48%.

Allen Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade13.34%
High School7.10%
Some College4.93%
Bachelors or Greater2.14%

Allen Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed14.59%
Male Unemployed12.95%
Female Employed2.14%
Male Employed2.00%

Allen Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Allen Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$105,925$131,204
Families$117,792$141,933
Married Families$127,853-
Non Families$65,323$79,099
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Income by Household Type

Allen Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.4%

Male Marriage Rate

60.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Allen Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Allen Marital Status

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4,233

Number of Veterans

3,682

Male Veterans

551

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War1,463
Vietnam1,158
Second Gulf War678
Korea315
World War II46

Allen Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,679
65 to 74851
55 to 64837
75+724
18 to 34142

Allen Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,3866.65%
Hispanic5066.99%
Black4726.91%
Other Race18516.10%
2+ Races907.44%
Asian720.57%
Native American2811.16%

Allen Veterans by Race

Allen Veterans by Education

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4.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Allen Veterans by Education

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72%

Labor Force Participation

68.7%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Allen Employment by Age

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Allen Employment by Race

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Allen 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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43.82%

Born in Allen

80.37%

Native Born

19.63%

Foreign Born

8.38%

Non Citizen

11.24%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

80.37% of Allen residents were born in the United States, with 43.82% having been born in Texas. 8.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Allen Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021109,7152,0461.90%
2020107,6692,0461.94%
2019105,6232,0461.98%
2018103,5772,3632.33%
2017101,2141,4721.48%
201699,7421,3981.42%
201598,3444,1294.38%
201494,2152,0422.22%
201392,1732,3612.63%
201289,8122,1322.43%
201187,6802,7593.25%
201084,92141,3676.91%
200043,55425,2459.05%
199018,3099,9958.21%
19808,3146,41415.91%
19701,9001,20010.50%
19607001000.77%
19406000.00%

Allen Population by Year