Bowie, Texas Population 2022

5,494
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Bowie is a city located in Montague County Texas. Bowie has a 2020 population of 5,494. Bowie is currently growing at a rate of 0.42% annually and its population has increased by 0.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,448 in 2010.

The average household income in Bowie is $52,036 with a poverty rate of 18.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,007 per month, and the median house value is $97,900. The median age in Bowie is 42.3 years, 38.5 years for males, and 43.9 years for females.

Bowie Demographics

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

  • White: 96.30%
  • Two or more races: 3.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.37%
  • Native American: 0.33%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Bowie, Texas is 5,494 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 5,448.

Bowie, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,88796.30%
Black or African American190.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native170.33%
Two or More Races1523.00%
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Bowie Population by Race

Bowie Population Pyramid 2022

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Bowie Median Age

36.9


Total

36.4


Male

40.1


Female

Bowie Adults

There are 3,777 adults, (881 of whom are seniors) in Bowie.

Bowie Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Bowie Sex Ratio

Female

2,653

52.28%

Male

2,422

47.72%

Bowie Population by Age

Bowie Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bowie Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.4%26.6%
All65%35%
Non Family59.7%40.3%
Female43.3%56.7%
Male0%100%

65.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bowie Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9112.5765
Married1,1193.0673.4
Male364.220
Female1783.6743.3
Non Family5781.1959.7

3.07

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

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Bowie Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade541.62%
9th to 12th Grade3239.66%
High School Graduate1,37241.04%
Some College64219.20%
Associates Degree40712.17%
Bachelors Degree44313.25%
Graduate Degree1023.05%
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Bowie Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bowie Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic17016399
2+ Races737327
White3,1372,767446
Black1919
Native American1717

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 58.24%.

Bowie Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,734$52,005$30,905
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$38,074$52,270$19,105
Some College$45,219$60,190$38,364
Bachelors Degree$49,500$39,549$72,986
Graduate Degree$$$

$39,734

Average Earnings

$52,005

Average Male

$30,905

Average Female

Bowie Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bowie Language by Age

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Bowie Language

96.68% of Bowie residents speak only English, while 3.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.18% of the population.

Bowie Language

Bowie Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1919100.00%
White4,53783418.38%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic3405616.47%

18.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.84%

Male Poverty Rate

20.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bowie

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bowie is Hispanic, with 16.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.25%.

Bowie Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.57%
High School11.21%
Some College12.26%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Bowie Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed10.25%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed21.21%
Female Unemployed68.75%

Bowie Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bowie Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,317$61,169
Families$62,755$68,404
Married Families$64,769-
Non Families$38,563$36,228
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Income by Household Type

Bowie Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.1%

Male Marriage Rate

60.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Bowie Married by Age and Sex

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Bowie Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Bowie Marital Status by Race

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Bowie Marital Status

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431

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War80
First Gulf War111
Vietnam75
Korea24
World War II14

Bowie Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3458
35 to 54112
55 to 6487
65 to 7445
75+129

Bowie Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3419.30%
Native American17100.00%
2+ Races73100.00%
Hispanic7335.10%

Bowie Veterans by Race

Bowie Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bowie Veterans by Education

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56.9%

Labor Force Participation

54.8%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Bowie Employment by Age

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Bowie Employment by Race

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Bowie 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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82.40%

Born in Bowie

99.15%

Native Born

0.85%

Foreign Born

0.49%

Non Citizen

0.35%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.15% of Bowie residents were born in the United States, with 82.40% having been born in Texas. 0.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Bowie Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19002,6000.00%
19102,8742741.01%
19203,1793051.01%
19303,131-48-0.15%
19403,4703391.03%
19504,5441,0742.73%
19604,566220.05%
19705,1856191.28%
19805,6104250.79%
19904,990-620-1.16%
20005,2192290.45%
20105,218-1-0.00%
20115,241230.44%
20125,264230.44%
20135,287230.44%
20145,310230.44%
20155,333230.43%
20165,356230.43%
20175,379230.43%
20185,402230.43%
20195,425230.43%
20205,448230.42%
20215,471230.42%
20225,494230.42%

Bowie Population by Year