Conroe, Texas Population 2021

98,081
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Conroe is a city located in Montgomery County Texas. It is also the county seat of Montgomery County. With a 2020 population of 98,081, it is the 43rd largest city in Texas and the 334th largest city in the United States . Conroe is currently growing at a rate of 3.70% annually and its population has increased by 74.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 56,207 in 2010. Conroe reached it's highest population of 98,081 in 2021. Spanning over 73 miles, Conroe has a population density of 1,363 people per square mile.

The average household income in Conroe is $87,043 with a poverty rate of 12.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,085 per month, and the median house value is $187,300. The median age in Conroe is 33.6 years, 32.4 years for males, and 35.5 years for females.

Conroe Demographics

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

  • White: 82.99%
  • Black or African American: 8.39%
  • Other race: 3.47%
  • Asian: 3.08%
  • Two or more races: 1.47%
  • Native American: 0.58%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.01%
The current population of Conroe, Texas is 98,081 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 87,578.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 56,207.

Conroe, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White70,00682.99%
Black or African American7,0818.39%
Some Other Race2,9253.47%
Asian2,6013.08%
Two or More Races1,2401.47%
American Indian and Alaska Native4930.58%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander120.01%
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Conroe Population by Race

Conroe Population Pyramid $2021

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Conroe Median Age

33.6


Total

32.4


Male

35.5


Female

Conroe Adults

There are 64,131 adults, (11,208 of whom are seniors) in Conroe.

Conroe Age Dependency

59.4

Age Dependency Ratio

21.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Conroe Sex Ratio

Female

42,313

50.16%

Male

42,045

49.84%

Conroe Population by Age

Conroe Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Conroe Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.6%27.4%
All53.1%46.9%
Female42.1%57.9%
Male40.5%59.5%
Non Family32.8%67.2%

53.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Conroe Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All31,0302.6753.1
Married14,6603.3372.6
Non Family11,0731.3232.8
Female3,6133.5742.1
Male1,6843.7940.5

3.31

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

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Conroe Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,9889.01%
9th to 12th Grade5,67910.26%
High School Graduate13,88125.08%
Some College12,42322.45%
Associates Degree3,7986.86%
Bachelors Degree9,86317.82%
Graduate Degree4,7128.51%
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Conroe Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Conroe Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White34,55832,59411,891
Hispanic14,5356,570940
Black4,1733,716749
Other Race1,86683356
Asian1,7331,485806
2+ Races608472215
Native American2421518
Islander1212

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 asian people with a rate of 46.51%.

Conroe Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,011$44,973$33,549
Less Than 9th Grade$23,313$26,006$18,671
High School Graduate$33,329$39,799$25,744
Some College$41,543$50,806$33,762
Bachelors Degree$56,492$64,283$52,949
Graduate Degree$70,569$102,866$57,660

$40,011

Average Earnings

$44,973

Average Male

$33,549

Average Female

Conroe Earnings by Educational Attainment

Conroe Language by Age

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Conroe Language

70.56% of Conroe residents speak only English, while 29.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.45% of the population.

Conroe Language

Conroe Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic27,0405,23419.36%
White45,4613,2567.16%
Black6,9321,47021.21%
Asian2,6011244.77%
Multiple1,2321098.85%
Other2,9231073.66%
Native493438.72%

12.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.95%

Male Poverty Rate

13.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Conroe

The race most likely to be in poverty in Conroe is Black, with 21.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Conroe is Other, with 3.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.45%.

Conroe Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.04%
High School15.73%
Some College7.66%
Bachelors or Greater1.93%

Conroe Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed30.66%
Male Unemployed23.26%
Male Employed6.04%
Female Employed5.80%

Conroe Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Conroe Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$60,343$87,043
Families$72,183$102,646
Married Families$85,714$120,853
Non Families$44,461$55,234
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Income by Household Type

Conroe Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.9%

Male Marriage Rate

48.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Conroe Married by Age and Sex

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Conroe 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 35-44.

Conroe Marital Status by Race

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Conroe Marital Status

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5,005

Number of Veterans

4,543

Male Veterans

462

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,440
Vietnam1,420
First Gulf War1,229
Korea389
World War II125

Conroe Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,388
65 to 741,050
18 to 34933
75+920
55 to 64714

Conroe Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,2037.80%
Black57111.43%
Hispanic4202.28%
2+ Races11615.91%
Asian713.71%
Other Race441.97%

Conroe Veterans by Race

Conroe Veterans by Education

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3.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Conroe Veterans by Education

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67.1%

Labor Force Participation

64.2%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Conroe Employment by Age

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Conroe Employment by Race

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Conroe 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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56.35%

Born in Conroe

82.35%

Native Born

17.65%

Foreign Born

12.32%

Non Citizen

5.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

82.35% of Conroe residents were born in the United States, with 56.35% having been born in Texas. 12.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Conroe Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202198,0813,5013.70%
202094,5803,5013.84%
201991,0793,5014.00%
201887,5782,7693.26%
201784,8092,7413.34%
201682,0685,7467.53%
201576,3222,5433.45%
201473,7793,1034.39%
201370,6761,0141.46%
201269,6622,3103.43%
201167,3521,6212.47%
201065,73128,9205.97%
200036,8119,2012.92%
199027,6109,5764.35%
198018,0346,0654.18%
197011,9692,7772.68%
19609,1921,8942.33%
19507,2982,6744.67%
19404,6240.00%

Conroe Population by Year