Canyon, Texas Population 2022

15,142
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Canyon is a city located in Randall County Texas. Canyon has a 2020 population of 15,142. It is also the county seat of Randall County. Canyon is currently growing at a rate of 1.02% annually and its population has increased by 2.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,836 in 2010.

The average household income in Canyon is $73,908 with a poverty rate of 15.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $821 per month, and the median house value is $168,100. The median age in Canyon is 26.3 years, 27 years for males, and 25.5 years for females.

Canyon Demographics

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

  • White: 86.88%
  • Two or more races: 4.29%
  • Other race: 3.21%
  • Black or African American: 2.69%
  • Asian: 1.66%
  • Native American: 0.93%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.34%
The current population of Canyon, Texas is 15,142 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 14,836.

Canyon, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,59586.88%
Black or African American4212.69%
American Indian and Alaska Native1460.93%
Asian2591.66%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander530.34%
Some Other Race5023.21%
Two or More Races6724.29%
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Canyon Population by Race

Canyon Population Pyramid 2022

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Canyon Median Age

25.9


Total

27.4


Male

24.1


Female

Canyon Adults

There are 11,948 adults, (1,535 of whom are seniors) in Canyon.

Canyon Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

14.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Canyon Sex Ratio

Female

8,253

52.74%

Male

7,395

47.26%

Canyon Population by Age

Canyon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Canyon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.9%25.1%
Male68.5%31.5%
All57.5%42.5%
Non Family36.8%63.2%
Female29.7%70.3%

57.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Canyon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1892.7157.5
Married2,6383.1374.9
Male3213.6268.5
Female4854.0329.7
Non Family1,7451.5536.8

3.26

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

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Canyon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1632.01%
9th to 12th Grade2873.54%
High School Graduate1,31416.19%
Some College2,01724.85%
Associates Degree7689.46%
Bachelors Degree2,51731.01%
Graduate Degree1,05212.96%
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Canyon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Canyon Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian717164
Black13913979
White6,6756,3662,969
Hispanic1,075943431
2+ Races292236115
Native American704926
Other Race20920962
Islander3939

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 asian people with a rate of 90.14%.

Canyon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,007$50,219$34,884
Less Than 9th Grade$25,478$$15,352
High School Graduate$34,395$37,287$
Some College$35,776$42,379$27,404
Bachelors Degree$50,636$75,143$39,421
Graduate Degree$67,485$85,273$65,750

$42,007

Average Earnings

$50,219

Average Male

$34,884

Average Female

Canyon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Canyon Language by Age

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Canyon Language

89.57% of Canyon residents speak only English, while 10.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.11% of the population.

Canyon Language

Canyon Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2216931.22%
Asian2324017.24%
Hispanic2,22335315.88%
White11,1661,76215.78%
Other210NaN%
Multiple524264.96%

15.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.28%

Male Poverty Rate

21.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Canyon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Canyon is Black, with 31.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Canyon is Multiple, with 4.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.33%.

Canyon Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.22%
High School17.88%
Some College12.03%
Bachelors or Greater3.28%

Canyon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.06%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed22.60%
Female Unemployed47.79%

Canyon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Canyon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$60,119$74,860
Families$83,608$95,035
Married Families$98,440-
Non Families$25,964$34,315
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Income by Household Type

Canyon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.6%

Male Marriage Rate

42.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Canyon Married by Age and Sex

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Canyon 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.

Canyon Marital Status by Race

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Canyon Marital Status

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812

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War245
First Gulf War238
Vietnam184
Korea52
World War II40

Canyon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34164
35 to 54232
55 to 6468
65 to 74160
75+188

Canyon Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7016.72%
Black7116.86%
2+ Races409.09%

Canyon Veterans by Race

Canyon Veterans by Education

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9.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Canyon Veterans by Education

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70.8%

Labor Force Participation

68.4%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Canyon Employment by Age

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Canyon Employment by Race

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Canyon 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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70.34%

Born in Canyon

95.52%

Native Born

4.48%

Foreign Born

3.69%

Non Citizen

0.79%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.52% of Canyon residents were born in the United States, with 70.34% having been born in Texas. 3.69% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Canyon Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19302,8210.00%
19402,622-199-0.73%
19504,3641,7425.23%
19605,8641,5003.00%
19708,3332,4693.58%
198010,7242,3912.55%
199011,3656410.58%
200012,8751,5101.26%
201013,3034280.33%
201113,4561531.15%
201213,6091531.14%
201313,7621531.12%
201413,9151531.11%
201514,0681531.10%
201614,2211531.09%
201714,3741531.08%
201814,5271531.06%
201914,6801531.05%
202014,8361561.06%
202114,9891531.03%
202215,1421531.02%

Canyon Population by Year