College Station, Texas Population 2020

121,526

College Station is a city located in Texas. With a 2020 population of 121,526, it is the 31st largest city in Texas and the 236th largest city in the United States. College Station is currently growing at a rate of 2.23% annually and its population has increased by 29.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 93,857 in 2010. Spanning over 51 miles, College Station has a population density of 2,376 people per square mile.

The average household income in College Station is $69,839 with a poverty rate of 30.84%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $972 per month, and the median house value is $226,400. The median age in College Station is 22.8 years, 22.6 years for males, and 23.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.7 males.

College Station Demographics

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

  • White: 77.41%
  • Asian: 10.47%
  • Black or African American: 7.69%
  • Two or more races: 2.33%
  • Other race: 1.81%
  • Native American: 0.28%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.01%
The current population of College Station, Texas is 121,526, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 116,218.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 93,857.

College Station, Texas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White85,76077.41%
Asian11,59710.47%
Black or African American8,5167.69%
Two or More Races2,5862.33%
Some Other Race2,0041.81%
American Indian and Alaska Native3120.28%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70.01%

College Station Population Pyramid 2020

College Station Median Age

22.8


Total

22.6


Male

23.2


Female

College Station Adults

There are 92,367 adults, (7,235 of whom are seniors) in College Station.

College Station Age Dependency

30.1

Age Dependency Ratio

8.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.6

Child Dependency Ratio

College Station Sex Ratio

Female

54,111

48.84%

Male

56,671

51.16%

College Station Households and Families

College Station Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

College Station Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.9%31.1%
All36.6%63.4%
Female27.1%72.9%
Male18.8%81.2%
Non Family17.8%82.2%

36.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All39,9082.4936.6
Non Family21,3851.9117.8
Married14,0943.1668.9
Female3,2063.2327.1
Male1,2232.9518.8

3.05

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

College Station Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0332.14%
9th to 12th Grade1,6983.52%
High School Graduate5,55311.50%
Some College8,48917.58%
Associates Degree3,6407.54%
Bachelors Degree13,89628.78%
Graduate Degree13,98228.95%

College Station Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White31,20730,23918,568
Asian6,2235,9625,068
Hispanic5,9884,9422,668
Black4,3023,8461,270
Other Race1,059882396
Multiple Races670670366
Native American15915990

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 81.44%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,318$48,011$34,990
Less Than High School$21,853$21,250$25,299
High School Grad$28,993$39,167$25,064
Some College$32,047$36,030$30,957
Bachelors Degree$44,359$53,220$40,777
Graduate Degree$57,723$68,891$48,273

$41,318

Average Earnings

$48,011

Average Male

$34,990

Average Female

College Station Language

College Station Language by Age

College Station Language

78.89% of College Station residents speak only English, while 21.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.12% of the population.

College Station Poverty

College Station Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White64,59319,24529.79%
Hispanic14,3655,13935.77%
Asian10,6313,35131.52%
Black8,0192,50331.21%
Other1,73760334.72%
Multiple2,13953725.11%

30.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.60%

Male Poverty Rate

31.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in College Station

The race most likely to be in poverty in College Station is Hispanic, with 35.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in College Station is Multiple, with 25.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 51.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 49.94%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.36%
High School22.71%
Some College13.16%
Bachelors or Greater7.72%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed68.58%
Male Unemployed57.04%
Female Employed24.52%
Male Employed19.76%

College Station Income

College Station Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,964$69,839
Families$81,415$106,367
Married Families$97,710-
Non Families$23,529$36,277

College Station Marital Status

College Station Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.6%

Male Marriage Rate

31.7%

Female Marriage Rate

College Station Married by Age and Sex

College Station 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 35-44.

College Station Marital Status by Race

College Station Veterans

3,646

Number of Veterans

3,302

Male Veterans

344

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,465
Vietnam1,010
First Gulf War886
Korea165
World War II75
Age Group Veterans
18 to 341,033
35 to 54835
65 to 74793
75+517
55 to 64468
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,1954.39%
Hispanic2461.83%
Black2183.54%
2 or More1498.28%
Asian520.54%
Other321.97%

$College Station Veterans by Education

8.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

College Station Employment Status

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

College Station 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

62.52%

Born in Texas

86.41%

Native Born

13.59%

Foreign Born

9.46%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.41% of College Station residents were born in the United States, with 62.52% having been born in Texas. 9.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020121,5262,6542.23%
2019118,8722,6542.28%
2018116,2182,3262.04%
2017113,8922,6542.39%
2016111,2382,2042.02%
2015109,0345,5375.35%
2014103,4972,8772.86%
2013100,6202,8572.92%
201297,7632,1042.20%
201195,6591,0031.06%
201094,65626,7663.38%
200067,89015,4342.61%
199052,45615,1843.48%
198037,27219,5967.75%
197017,6766,2804.49%
196011,3963,4713.70%
19507,9255,72513.67%
19402,2000.00%