Alvin, Texas Population 2021

26,891
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Alvin is a city located in Brazoria County Texas. With a 2020 population of 26,891, it is the 114th largest city in Texas and the 1428th largest city in the United States . Alvin is currently growing at a rate of 0.31% annually and its population has increased by 10.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 24,236 in 2010. Alvin reached it's highest population of 26,891 in 2021. Spanning over 25 miles, Alvin has a population density of 1,111 people per square mile.

The average household income in Alvin is $70,773 with a poverty rate of 15.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,003 per month, and the median house value is $151,100. The median age in Alvin is 33.7 years, 31.5 years for males, and 36.4 years for females.

Alvin Demographics

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

  • White: 91.20%
  • Black or African American: 2.82%
  • Other race: 2.28%
  • Asian: 1.76%
  • Two or more races: 1.63%
  • Native American: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Alvin, Texas is 26,891 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 26,639.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 24,236.

Alvin, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23,98691.20%
Black or African American7412.82%
Some Other Race6002.28%
Asian4641.76%
Two or More Races4291.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native790.30%
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Alvin Population by Race

Alvin Population Pyramid $2021

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Alvin Median Age

33.7


Total

31.5


Male

36.4


Female

Alvin Adults

There are 19,196 adults, (3,196 of whom are seniors) in Alvin.

Alvin Age Dependency

64.4

Age Dependency Ratio

20

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Alvin Sex Ratio

Female

13,106

49.83%

Male

13,193

50.17%

Alvin Population by Age

Alvin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Alvin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.7%25.3%
All58.9%41.1%
Male58.7%41.3%
Female46.3%53.8%
Non Family41.1%58.9%

58.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Alvin Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,3462.8158.9
Married4,3603.5974.7
Non Family2,7571.3441.1
Female1,6003.1446.3
Male6292.9558.7

3.33

Average Family Size

2.81

Average Household Size

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Alvin Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1306.89%
9th to 12th Grade1,3928.48%
High School Graduate4,78829.18%
Some College4,76029.01%
Associates Degree1,6199.87%
Bachelors Degree1,97312.02%
Graduate Degree7464.55%
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Alvin Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Alvin Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White9,8458,8871,961
Hispanic5,6394,153462
Black47641295
Asian344333193
Other Race34027611
2+ Races22420566
Native American2727

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 56.10%.

Alvin Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,379$45,445$31,499
Less Than 9th Grade$23,190$26,513$17,383
High School Graduate$32,044$41,893$27,536
Some College$42,704$50,000$37,542
Bachelors Degree$53,714$58,427$46,583
Graduate Degree$54,738$51,691$60,962

$39,379

Average Earnings

$45,445

Average Male

$31,499

Average Female

Alvin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Alvin Language by Age

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Alvin Language

79.68% of Alvin residents speak only English, while 20.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.31% of the population.

Alvin Language

Alvin Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic10,4222,02019.38%
White14,3971,71611.92%
Other60035358.83%
Black73821028.46%
Multiple4286214.49%
Asian46420.43%

15.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.59%

Male Poverty Rate

17.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alvin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alvin is Other, with 58.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alvin is Asian, with 0.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.99%.

Alvin Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.63%
High School16.57%
Some College8.81%
Bachelors or Greater1.91%

Alvin Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed26.39%
Male Unemployed12.56%
Male Employed8.76%
Female Employed6.52%

Alvin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Alvin Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,504$70,773
Families$64,557$78,698
Married Families$77,923-
Non Families$37,451$47,724
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Income by Household Type

Alvin Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.3%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Alvin Married by Age and Sex

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Alvin 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 35-44.

Alvin Marital Status by Race

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Alvin Marital Status

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1,446

Number of Veterans

1,401

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam430
Second Gulf War359
First Gulf War151
Korea136
World War II31

Alvin Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74360
35 to 54305
18 to 34300
75+262
55 to 64219

Alvin Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3797.90%
Hispanic3114.45%
2+ Races3410.73%
Black335.71%

Alvin Veterans by Race

Alvin Veterans by Education

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1.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alvin Veterans by Education

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64.1%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Alvin Employment by Age

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Alvin Employment by Race

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Alvin 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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69.68%

Born in Alvin

89.85%

Native Born

10.15%

Foreign Born

5.61%

Non Citizen

4.54%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.85% of Alvin residents were born in the United States, with 69.68% having been born in Texas. 5.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Alvin Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202126,891840.31%
202026,807840.31%
201926,723840.32%
201826,6393291.25%
201726,3102420.93%
201626,0684121.61%
201525,6562561.01%
201425,4004031.61%
201324,9971120.45%
201224,8852380.97%
201124,6474111.70%
201024,2362,8231.25%
200021,4132,1931.09%
199019,2202,7051.53%
198016,5155,8444.46%
197010,6715,0286.58%
19605,6431,9424.31%
19503,7016141.83%
19403,0870.00%

Alvin Population by Year