Cameron is a city located in Milam County Texas. It is also the county seat of Milam County. With a 2020 population of 5,348, it is the 349th largest city in Texas and the 4583rd largest city in the United States . Cameron is currently declining at a rate of -1.07% annually and its population has decreased by -3.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,552 in 2010. Cameron reached it's highest population of 5,721 in 1980. Spanning over 5 miles, Cameron has a population density of 1,021 people per square mile.
The average household income in Cameron is $47,706 with a poverty rate of 29.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $641 per month, and the median house value is $80,000. The median age in Cameron is 39.7 years, 30.7 years for males, and 47.3 years for females.