Borger, Texas Population 2022

12,411
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Borger is a city located in Hutchinson County Texas. Borger has a 2020 population of 12,411. Borger is currently declining at a rate of -0.56% annually and its population has decreased by -1.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,551 in 2010.

The average household income in Borger is $61,721 with a poverty rate of 13.61%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $809 per month, and the median house value is $80,000. The median age in Borger is 34.7 years, 34.4 years for males, and 35.2 years for females.

Borger Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Borgerwas:

  • White: 84.56%
  • Two or more races: 5.98%
  • Other race: 4.11%
  • Black or African American: 2.84%
  • Native American: 1.45%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.59%
  • Asian: 0.46%
The current population of Borger, Texas is 12,411 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 12,551.

Borger, Texas Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201022,2140.00%
201122,024-190-0.86%
201222,022-2-0.01%
201321,921-101-0.46%
201421,915-6-0.03%
201521,793-122-0.56%
201621,528-265-1.23%
201721,343-185-0.87%
201821,119-224-1.06%
201920,938-181-0.86%
202020,757-181-0.87%
202120,576-181-0.88%

Borger Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,59984.56%
Black or African American3562.84%
American Indian and Alaska Native1821.45%
Asian580.46%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander740.59%
Some Other Race5154.11%
Two or More Races7505.98%
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Borger Population by Race

Borger Population Pyramid 2022

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Borger Median Age

34.8


Total

33.9


Male

36.3


Female

Borger Adults

There are 9,317 adults, (1,695 of whom are seniors) in Borger.

Borger Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Borger Sex Ratio

Female

6,129

48.90%

Male

6,405

51.10%

Borger Population by Age

Borger Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Borger Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.6%12.4%
Male84.5%15.5%
All74.2%25.8%
Female64.9%35.1%
Non Family57.1%42.9%

74.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Borger Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,2232.9574.2
Married2,0353.4887.6
Male2265.8784.5
Female4854.6664.9
Non Family1,4771.2157.1

3.7

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

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Borger Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4675.88%
9th to 12th Grade7909.95%
High School Graduate2,74434.57%
Some College1,92824.29%
Associates Degree5847.36%
Bachelors Degree1,05513.29%
Graduate Degree3704.66%
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Borger Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Borger Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian524538
2+ Races498398242
Black33932766
Hispanic1,8451,234351
White5,4584,856966
Other Race25615337
Islander3838
Native American128103

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 73.08%.

Borger Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,541$47,764$21,652
Less Than 9th Grade$25,568$30,843$9,476
High School Graduate$29,875$45,268$17,406
Some College$31,941$65,162$22,350
Bachelors Degree$51,152$73,256$40,758
Graduate Degree$56,284$56,492$56,203

$35,541

Average Earnings

$47,764

Average Male

$21,652

Average Female

Borger Earnings by Educational Attainment

Borger Language by Age

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Borger Language

83.67% of Borger residents speak only English, while 16.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.93% of the population.

Borger Language

Borger Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander7474100.00%
Multiple72725835.49%
White7,9381,07413.53%
Hispanic3,69046712.66%
Native182147.69%
Black349246.88%
Asian5823.45%
Other55NaN%

13.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.64%

Male Poverty Rate

16.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Borger

The race most likely to be in poverty in Borger is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Borger is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.51%.

Borger Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.49%
High School9.87%
Some College9.68%
Bachelors or Greater2.67%

Borger Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.09%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed7.28%
Female Unemployed49.77%

Borger Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Borger Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,125$69,654
Families$66,639$82,190
Married Families$83,155-
Non Families$26,057$38,096
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Income by Household Type

Borger Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.5%

Male Marriage Rate

43.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Borger Married by Age and Sex

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Borger 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 45-54.

Borger Marital Status by Race

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Borger Marital Status

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757

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War201
First Gulf War185
Vietnam256
Korea23
World War II12

Borger Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34103
35 to 54193
55 to 64113
65 to 74224
75+124

Borger Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6688.44%
Black339.27%
Other Race4818.68%
2+ Races81.43%
Hispanic773.16%

Borger Veterans by Race

Borger Veterans by Education

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6.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Borger Veterans by Education

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63.8%

Labor Force Participation

58.9%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Borger Employment by Age

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Borger Employment by Race

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Borger 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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69.48%

Born in Borger

93.52%

Native Born

6.48%

Foreign Born

4.53%

Non Citizen

1.95%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.52% of Borger residents were born in the United States, with 69.48% having been born in Texas. 4.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Borger Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19306,5320.00%
194010,0183,4864.37%
195018,0598,0416.07%
196020,9112,8521.48%
197014,195-6,716-3.80%
198015,8371,6421.10%
199015,675-162-0.10%
200014,302-1,373-0.91%
201013,251-1,051-0.76%
201113,181-70-0.53%
201213,111-70-0.53%
201313,041-70-0.53%
201412,971-70-0.54%
201512,901-70-0.54%
201612,831-70-0.54%
201712,761-70-0.55%
201812,691-70-0.55%
201912,621-70-0.55%
202012,551-70-0.55%
202112,481-70-0.56%
202212,411-70-0.56%

Borger Population by Year