Cooper, Texas Population 2021

1,989
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Cooper is a city located in Delta County Texas. It is also the county seat of Delta County. With a 2020 population of 1,989, it is the 609th largest city in Texas and the 7657th largest city in the United States . Cooper is currently declining at a rate of -0.10% annually but its population has increased by 1.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,969 in 2010. Cooper reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Cooper has a population density of 1,361 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cooper is $52,367 with a poverty rate of 32.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $609 per month, and the median house value is $57,700. The median age in Cooper is 32.9 years, 37.2 years for males, and 31.3 years for females.

Cooper Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cooperwas:

  • White: 74.08%
  • Black or African American: 20.50%
  • Two or more races: 3.76%
  • Asian: 1.28%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Other race: 0.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Cooper, Texas is 1,989 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,993.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,969.

Cooper, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,61574.08%
Black or African American44720.50%
Two or More Races823.76%
Asian281.28%
Some Other Race40.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.18%
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Cooper Population by Race

Cooper Population Pyramid $2021

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Cooper Median Age

32.9


Total

37.2


Male

31.3


Female

Cooper Adults

There are 1,618 adults, (403 of whom are seniors) in Cooper.

Cooper Age Dependency

79.4

Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Cooper Sex Ratio

Female

1,258

57.71%

Male

922

42.29%

Cooper Population by Age

Cooper Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cooper Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female48.4%51.6%
Non Family48.5%51.5%
All56%44%
Male65.6%34.4%
Married65.8%34.2%

56.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cooper Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7712.7456
Non Family3091.1448.5
Married3043.5965.8
Female1264.4648.4
Male323.4465.6

3.71

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

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Cooper Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade654.94%
9th to 12th Grade15111.47%
High School Graduate45234.32%
Some College30323.01%
Associates Degree1279.64%
Bachelors Degree14911.31%
Graduate Degree705.32%
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Cooper Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cooper Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White954799196
Black281242
Hispanic319
Asian282819
2+ Races1515
Other Race44
Native American444

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Cooper Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,375$29,250$30,000
Less Than 9th Grade$16,250$27,829$
High School Graduate$16,786$38,333$
Some College$29,926$29,205$35,357
Bachelors Degree$45,441$65,750$45,368
Graduate Degree$52,083$$66,429

$29,375

Average Earnings

$29,250

Average Male

$30,000

Average Female

Cooper Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cooper Language by Age

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Cooper Language

97.12% of Cooper residents speak only English, while 2.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.44% of the population.

Cooper Language

Cooper Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,42138527.09%
Black43724956.98%
Hispanic1386043.48%

32.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.50%

Male Poverty Rate

35.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cooper

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cooper is Black, with 56.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cooper is White, with 27.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.32%.

Cooper Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade39.80%
High School34.63%
Some College18.05%
Bachelors or Greater1.83%

Cooper Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed68.75%
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Employed18.11%
Female Employed13.83%

Cooper Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cooper Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,886$52,367
Families$47,222$66,927
Married Families$65,500-
Non Families$20,469$28,983
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Income by Household Type

Cooper Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Cooper Married by Age and Sex

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Cooper Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Cooper Marital Status by Race

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Cooper Marital Status

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134

Number of Veterans

124

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam60
First Gulf War33
Korea11
World War II3
Second Gulf War2

Cooper Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7444
35 to 5441
75+25
55 to 6424
18 to 34

Cooper Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1018.45%
Black267.85%
2+ Races712.50%

Cooper Veterans by Race

Cooper Veterans by Education

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18.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cooper Veterans by Education

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52.2%

Labor Force Participation

51%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Cooper Employment by Age

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Cooper Employment by Race

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Cooper 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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78.67%

Born in Cooper

97.34%

Native Born

2.66%

Foreign Born

0.55%

Non Citizen

2.11%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.34% of Cooper residents were born in the United States, with 78.67% having been born in Texas. 0.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Cooper Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,989-2-0.10%
20201,991-2-0.10%
20191,993-2-0.10%
20181,995241.22%
20171,971392.02%
20161,932-9-0.46%
20151,94150.26%
20141,93620.10%
20131,934-43-2.18%
20121,977341.75%
20111,943-36-1.82%
20101,9790.00%

Cooper Population by Year