Cedar Hill, Texas Population 2020

48,521

Cedar Hill is a city located in Texas. With a 2020 population of 48,521, it is the 73rd largest city in Texas and the 815th largest city in the United States. Cedar Hill is currently growing at a rate of 0.06% annually and its population has increased by 7.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 45,028 in 2010. Cedar Hill reached it's highest population of 48,803 in 2017. Spanning over 36 miles, Cedar Hill has a population density of 1,356 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cedar Hill is $84,111 with a poverty rate of 10.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,297 per month, and the median house value is $154,600. The median age in Cedar Hill is 34.2 years, 31.3 years for males, and 36 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.8 males.

Cedar Hill Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 53.92%
  • White: 36.06%
  • Two or more races: 4.19%
  • Asian: 2.96%
  • Other race: 2.66%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.13%
  • Native American: 0.07%
The current population of Cedar Hill, Texas is 48,521, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 48,463.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 45,028.

Cedar Hill, Texas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American26,26153.92%
White17,56336.06%
Two or More Races2,0414.19%
Asian1,4432.96%
Some Other Race1,2972.66%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander640.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native350.07%

Cedar Hill Population Pyramid 2020

Cedar Hill Median Age

34.2


Total

31.3


Male

36


Female

Cedar Hill Adults

There are 34,513 adults, (4,358 of whom are seniors) in Cedar Hill.

Cedar Hill Age Dependency

61.5

Age Dependency Ratio

14.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Cedar Hill Sex Ratio

Female

25,666

52.70%

Male

23,038

47.30%

Cedar Hill Households and Families

Cedar Hill Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cedar Hill Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.9%18.1%
All69.3%30.7%
Male59.7%40.3%
Non Family59.4%40.6%
Female51.4%48.6%

69.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,6163.0969.3
Married7,8223.8181.9
Non Family4,2171.2159.4
Female2,8203.7451.4
Male7573.659.7

3.68

Average Family Size

3.09

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cedar Hill Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0283.41%
9th to 12th Grade1,5325.09%
High School Graduate6,97523.17%
Some College8,81329.28%
Associates Degree2,7569.15%
Bachelors Degree5,56318.48%
Graduate Degree3,43711.42%

Cedar Hill Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black15,99215,3485,394
White7,0326,6522,374
Hispanic5,4484,094680
Asian991809311
Multiple Races775746262
Other Race74656881
Native American35288
Islander3232

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 33.81%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,536$49,087$40,231
Less Than High School$23,963$25,795$18,784
High School Grad$33,151$40,870$29,904
Some College$41,073$48,591$37,021
Bachelors Degree$54,515$65,243$49,844
Graduate Degree$59,357$69,143$56,788

$43,536

Average Earnings

$49,087

Average Male

$40,231

Average Female

Cedar Hill Language

Cedar Hill Language by Age

Cedar Hill Language

78.49% of Cedar Hill residents speak only English, while 21.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.91% of the population.

Cedar Hill Poverty

Cedar Hill Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black26,1082,4059.21%
Hispanic10,9291,89817.37%
White8,1847499.15%
Other1,2861007.78%
Multiple1,999743.70%
Asian1,380433.12%
Native35822.86%
Islander6469.38%

10.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.93%

Male Poverty Rate

11.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cedar Hill

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cedar Hill is Native, with 22.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cedar Hill is Asian, with 3.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.69%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.31%
High School10.32%
Some College9.12%
Bachelors or Greater4.30%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed21.99%
Female Unemployed20.27%
Female Employed6.84%
Male Employed2.65%

Cedar Hill Income

Cedar Hill Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$70,327$84,111
Families$80,574$94,039
Married Families$96,618-
Non Families$47,385$51,786

Cedar Hill Marital Status

Cedar Hill Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

42.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Cedar Hill Married by Age and Sex

Cedar Hill 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.

Cedar Hill Marital Status by Race

Cedar Hill Veterans

2,599

Number of Veterans

2,238

Male Veterans

361

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War871
Vietnam861
Second Gulf War640
World War II63
Korea56
Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,011
55 to 64581
65 to 74543
18 to 34241
75+223
Name Veterans % of Total
Black1,4227.84%
White1,0157.65%
Hispanic1622.38%
2 or More11811.87%
Other182.08%
Asian181.58%
Hawaiian825.00%

$Cedar Hill Veterans by Education

8.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cedar Hill Employment Status

71%

Labor Force Participation

66.4%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Cedar Hill 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

63.13%

Born in Texas

89.20%

Native Born

10.80%

Foreign Born

5.67%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.20% of Cedar Hill residents were born in the United States, with 63.13% having been born in Texas. 5.67% 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
202048,521290.06%
201948,492290.06%
201848,463-340-0.70%
201748,803290.06%
201648,774640.13%
201548,7104841.00%
201448,2261,4543.11%
201346,7722760.59%
201246,4966691.46%
201145,8277381.64%
201045,08912,9963.46%
200032,09312,1174.86%
199019,97613,12711.30%
19806,8494,23910.13%
19702,6108103.79%
19601,8000.00%