Carrollton, Texas Population 2020

141,493

Carrollton is a city located in Texas. With a 2020 population of 141,493, it is the 26th largest city in Texas and the 195th largest city in the United States. Carrollton is currently growing at a rate of 1.66% annually and its population has increased by 18.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 119,097 in 2010. Spanning over 37 miles, Carrollton has a population density of 3,859 people per square mile.

The average household income in Carrollton is $94,024 with a poverty rate of 9.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,175 per month, and the median house value is $217,700. The median age in Carrollton is 37.1 years, 36 years for males, and 38.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.1 males.

Carrollton Demographics

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

  • White: 70.05%
  • Asian: 14.38%
  • Black or African American: 9.97%
  • Other race: 2.69%
  • Two or more races: 2.36%
  • Native American: 0.40%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.15%
The current population of Carrollton, Texas is 141,493, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 136,879.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 119,097.

Carrollton, Texas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White93,47270.05%
Asian19,19014.38%
Black or African American13,3049.97%
Some Other Race3,5842.69%
Two or More Races3,1552.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native5290.40%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2040.15%

Carrollton Population Pyramid 2020

Carrollton Median Age

37.1


Total

36


Male

38.2


Female

Carrollton Adults

There are 102,091 adults, (14,208 of whom are seniors) in Carrollton.

Carrollton Age Dependency

51.8

Age Dependency Ratio

16.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Carrollton Sex Ratio

Female

68,391

51.25%

Male

65,047

48.75%

Carrollton Households and Families

Carrollton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Carrollton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.5%26.5%
All59%41%
Male46.6%53.4%
Female43%57%
Non Family40.8%59.2%

59.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All47,9132.7759
Married25,9473.4173.5
Non Family14,3971.2640.8
Female5,4463.4343
Male2,1233.4946.6

3.37

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carrollton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,7457.44%
9th to 12th Grade5,3975.96%
High School Graduate19,07021.05%
Some College18,07619.95%
Associates Degree6,1696.81%
Bachelors Degree24,78727.36%
Graduate Degree10,36311.44%

Carrollton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White42,05640,86019,950
Hispanic24,06015,3623,441
Asian13,78412,0977,435
Black9,5999,0823,804
Other Race2,2541,261341
Multiple Races1,3331,208628
Native American35829872
Islander3225

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 97.16%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 53.94%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,176$50,463$39,420
Less Than High School$24,340$28,922$16,844
High School Grad$32,056$37,314$27,124
Some College$41,627$48,899$37,453
Bachelors Degree$61,827$71,297$53,724
Graduate Degree$69,468$87,098$59,045

$44,176

Average Earnings

$50,463

Average Male

$39,420

Average Female

Carrollton Language

Carrollton Language by Age

Carrollton Language

57.09% of Carrollton residents speak only English, while 42.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 27.77% of the population.

Carrollton Poverty

Carrollton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic44,0096,51714.81%
White53,8912,1884.06%
Asian19,1701,6408.56%
Black13,1341,35010.28%
Other3,57068719.24%
Multiple3,1422196.97%
Islander20417183.82%
Native529315.86%

9.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.89%

Male Poverty Rate

10.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carrollton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carrollton is Islander, with 83.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carrollton is White, with 4.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.24%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.00%
High School9.21%
Some College5.52%
Bachelors or Greater3.61%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.15%
Male Unemployed13.60%
Female Employed5.22%
Male Employed3.93%

Carrollton Income

Carrollton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$75,820$94,024
Families$86,096$104,213
Married Families$97,443$115,234
Non Families$53,144$67,633

Carrollton Marital Status

Carrollton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Carrollton Married by Age and Sex

Carrollton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Carrollton Marital Status by Race

Carrollton Veterans

5,231

Number of Veterans

4,724

Male Veterans

507

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,977
First Gulf War1,097
Second Gulf War861
Korea364
World War II115
Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,575
65 to 741,348
75+924
55 to 64821
18 to 34563
Name Veterans % of Total
White4,3126.06%
Black5985.62%
Hispanic4581.58%
Asian2021.30%
2 or More593.55%
Indian5113.78%
Other90.35%

$Carrollton Veterans by Education

2.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carrollton Employment Status

72.9%

Labor Force Participation

70.2%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Carrollton Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

46.34%

Born in Texas

72.72%

Native Born

27.28%

Foreign Born

15.35%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

72.72% of Carrollton residents were born in the United States, with 46.34% having been born in Texas. 15.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020141,4932,3071.66%
2019139,1862,3071.69%
2018136,8791,1020.81%
2017135,7772,3071.73%
2016133,4705800.44%
2015132,8904,6453.62%
2014128,2451,7861.41%
2013126,4591,0490.84%
2012125,4102,9472.41%
2011122,4632,9422.46%
2010119,5219,9450.87%
2000109,57627,4072.92%
199082,16941,5747.31%
198040,59526,74011.35%
197013,8559,65512.68%
19604,2000.00%