Buchanan Dam, Texas Population 2024

1,137

Buchanan Dam is a city located in Burnet County and Llano County Texas. Buchanan Dam has a 2024 population of 1,137. Buchanan Dam is currently declining at a rate of -5.64% annually and its population has decreased by -19.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,411 in 2020.

The average household income in Buchanan Dam is $100,453 with a poverty rate of 6.2%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Buchanan Dam is 65.5 years, 67 years for males, and 64 years for females.

Buchanan Dam Demographics

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

  • White: 92.39%
  • Two or more races: 5.89%
  • Native American: 0.94%
  • Other race: 0.47%
  • Asian: 0.31%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
State
Texas
Land Area (mi²)
7.7 sq mi
Density (mi²)
146.80/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-19.42% (-274)
The current population of Buchanan Dam, Texas is 1,137 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,411.

Buchanan Dam, Texas Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White1,17792.39%
Two or more races755.89%
Native American120.94%
Other race60.47%
Asian40.31%
Black or African American00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Two or more races

Native American

Other race

Asian

Black or African American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Buchanan Dam Population by Race

Buchanan Dam Population Pyramid 2024

Buchanan Dam Median Age

65.5

Total

67

Male

64

Female

Buchanan Dam Adults

There are 1,143 adults, (660 of whom are seniors) in Buchanan Dam.

Buchanan Dam Age Dependency

163.8

Age Dependency Ratio

136.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Buchanan Dam Sex Ratio

Female54843.01%
Male72656.99%

Buchanan Dam Population by Age

Buchanan Dam Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All6202.0581.318.7
Married4042.4585.114.9
Non Family1981.1175.824.2
Female113.6427.372.7
Male73.711000

2.47

Average Family Size

2.05

Average Household Size

81.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Buchanan Dam Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade00%
9th to 12th Grade292.59%
High School Graduate37533.51%
Some College33329.76%
Associates Degree867.69%
Bachelors Degree12911.53%
Graduate Degree16714.92%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Buchanan Dam Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Buchanan Dam Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White980951296
2+ Races75750
Hispanic70700
Native American12120
Other Race660
Asian440

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 30.2%.

Buchanan Dam Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Overall$46,000$51,301$30,000
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
High School Graduate$28,864$50,478$0
Some College$50,313$57,679$44,306
Bachelors Degree$0$0$0
Graduate Degree$0$0$0

$46,000

Average Earnings

$51,301

Average Male

$30,000

Average Female

Buchanan Dam Earnings by Educational Attainment

Buchanan Dam Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Buchanan Dam Language

92.7% of Buchanan Dam residents speak only English, while 7.3% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6% of the population.

Buchanan Dam Language

Buchanan Dam Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White1,062646.03%
Native12758.33%
Asian44100%
Multiple7545.33%
Hispanic14342.8%

6.2%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.65%

Male Poverty Rate

6.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Buchanan Dam

The race most likely to be in poverty in Buchanan Dam is Asian, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Buchanan Dam is Hispanic, with 2.8% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.6%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.7%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.23%.

Buchanan Dam Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.14%
High School12.8%
Some College3.82%
Bachelors or Greater2.03%

Buchanan Dam Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed100%
Female Employed3.43%
Male Employed1.27%
Female Unemployed0%

Buchanan Dam Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Buchanan Dam Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Households$66,250$100,453
Families$76,364$126,336
Married Families$76,818$-999,999,999
Non Families$32,000$42,898

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Buchanan Dam Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

72.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.3%

Male Marriage Rate

76.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Buchanan Dam Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Buchanan Dam 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 20-34.

Buchanan Dam Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Buchanan Dam Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

257

Number of Veterans

238

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam166
Korea32
First Gulf War25
Second Gulf War19
World War II0

Buchanan Dam Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
65 to 74112
75+97
35 to 5435
55 to 6413
18 to 340

Buchanan Dam Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White25724.57%
Hispanic78.86%

Buchanan Dam Veterans by Race

Buchanan Dam Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

63.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Buchanan Dam Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

42.6%

Labor Force Participation

42.5%

Employment Rate

0.2%

Unemployment Rate

Buchanan Dam Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Buchanan Dam Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Buchanan Dam Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

61.3%

Born in Buchanan Dam

94.19%

Native Born

5.81%

Foreign Born

2.9%

Non Citizen

2.9%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.19% of Buchanan Dam residents were born in the United States, with 61.3% having been born in Texas. 2.9% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Buchanan Dam Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20241,137-68-5.64%
20231,205-69-5.42%
20221,274-70-5.21%
20211,344-67-4.75%
20201,411362.62%
20191,375-91-6.21%
20181,46620.14%
20171,464604.27%
20161,40425922.62%
20151,145746.91%
20141,071-39-3.51%
20131,110-26-2.29%
20121,136-73-6.04%
20111,209-310-20.41%
20101,51900%

Buchanan Dam Population by Year