Carrollton, Texas Population 2023

137,736

Carrollton is a city located in Dallas County and Denton County Texas. With a 2023 population of 137,736, it is the 26th largest city in Texas and the 217th largest city in the United States.Carrollton is currently growing at a rate of 1.05% annually and its population has increased by 3.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 133,434 in 2020. Spanning over 37 miles, Carrollton has a population density of 3,756 people per square mile.

The average household income in Carrollton is $97,670 with a poverty rate of 7.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Carrollton is 37.8 years, 36.6 years for males, and 38.9 years for females.

Carrollton Demographics

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

  • White: 64.74%
  • Asian: 15.15%
  • Black or African American: 9.99%
  • Two or more races: 6.41%
  • Other race: 3.24%
  • Native American: 0.37%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.1%
The current population of Carrollton, Texas is 137,736 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 133,434.

Carrollton, Texas Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Asian

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Carrollton Population by Race

Carrollton Population Pyramid 2023

Carrollton Median Age

37.8

Total

36.6

Male

38.9

Female

Carrollton Adults

There are 108,162 adults, (15,886 of whom are seniors) in Carrollton.

Carrollton Age Dependency

48.8

Age Dependency Ratio

17.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Carrollton Sex Ratio

Female70,56851.39%
Male66,75148.61%

Carrollton Population by Age

Carrollton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.34

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

59.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Carrollton Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Carrollton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Carrollton Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.15%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 44.92%.

Carrollton Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$47,990

Average Earnings

$52,426

Average Male

$42,946

Average Female

Carrollton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Carrollton Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Carrollton Language

57.73% of Carrollton residents speak only English, while 42.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.47% of the population.

Carrollton Language

Carrollton Poverty by Race

rate

7.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.5%

Male Poverty Rate

7.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carrollton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carrollton is Islander, with 18.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carrollton is White, with 4.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.73%.

Carrollton Poverty

Carrollton Poverty Rate by Education

Carrollton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Carrollton Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Carrollton Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

51.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

49.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Carrollton Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Carrollton 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.

Carrollton Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Carrollton Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

4,760

Number of Veterans

4,258

Male Veterans

502

Female Veterans

Carrollton Veterans by War

Carrollton Veterans by Age

count

Carrollton Veterans by Race

Carrollton Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

3.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carrollton Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

73.6%

Labor Force Participation

70.9%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Carrollton Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Carrollton Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Carrollton 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

46.02%

Born in Carrollton

74.17%

Native Born

28.75%

Foreign Born

15.82%

Non Citizen

12.93%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

74.17% of Carrollton residents were born in the United States, with 46.02% having been born in Texas. 15.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Carrollton Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Carrollton Population by Year