Bastrop is a city located in Bastrop County Texas. It is also the county seat of Bastrop County. With a 2020 population of 9,516, it is the 246th largest city in Texas and the 3208th largest city in the United States . Bastrop is currently growing at a rate of 1.46% annually and its population has increased by 31.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,218 in 2010. Bastrop reached it's highest population of 9,516 in 2021. Spanning over 11 miles, Bastrop has a population density of 876 people per square mile.
The average household income in Bastrop is $76,831 with a poverty rate of 13.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $970 per month, and the median house value is $196,400. The median age in Bastrop is 36.1 years, 34.4 years for males, and 39 years for females.