Crystal City, Texas Population 2021

6,966
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Crystal City is a city located in Zavala County Texas. It is also the county seat of Zavala County. With a 2020 population of 6,966, it is the 303rd largest city in Texas and the 3963rd largest city in the United States . Crystal City is currently declining at a rate of -1.36% annually and its population has decreased by -2.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,138 in 2010. Crystal City reached it's highest population of 9,101 in 1960. Spanning over 4 miles, Crystal City has a population density of 1,911 people per square mile.

The average household income in Crystal City is $41,777 with a poverty rate of 26.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $589 per month, and the median house value is $48,300. The median age in Crystal City is 30.5 years, 29.9 years for males, and 31.3 years for females.

Crystal City Demographics

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

  • White: 93.32%
  • Other race: 5.69%
  • Black or African American: 0.44%
  • Two or more races: 0.44%
  • Asian: 0.11%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Crystal City, Texas is 6,966 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,254.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,138.

Crystal City, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,82293.32%
Some Other Race4165.69%
Two or More Races320.44%
Black or African American320.44%
Asian80.11%
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Crystal City Population by Race

Crystal City Population Pyramid $2021

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Crystal City Median Age

30.5


Total

29.9


Male

31.3


Female

Crystal City Adults

There are 5,145 adults, (907 of whom are seniors) in Crystal City.

Crystal City Age Dependency

72.5

Age Dependency Ratio

21.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Crystal City Sex Ratio

Female

3,612

49.41%

Male

3,698

50.59%

Crystal City Population by Age

Crystal City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Crystal City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.6%17.4%
All69.8%30.2%
Male66.1%33.9%
Female64.8%35.2%
Non Family45.6%54.4%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Crystal City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2743.1969.8
Married1,0573.2582.6
Female4574.8664.8
Non Family4061.0445.6
Male3543.3166.1

3.59

Average Family Size

3.19

Average Household Size

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Crystal City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade72917.64%
9th to 12th Grade4069.82%
High School Graduate1,63939.66%
Some College57713.96%
Associates Degree2115.11%
Bachelors Degree3879.36%
Graduate Degree1844.45%
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Crystal City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Crystal City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic4,0472,919557
Other Race21915513
Black3225
2+ Races3226
White282814

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 50.00%.

Crystal City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,941$35,368$15,446
Less Than 9th Grade$6,949$$6,148
High School Graduate$25,674$27,130$21,563
Some College$29,095$45,667$23,598
Bachelors Degree$40,446$43,173$
Graduate Degree$$$2,500

$23,941

Average Earnings

$35,368

Average Male

$15,446

Average Female

Crystal City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Crystal City Language by Age

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Crystal City Language

21.56% of Crystal City residents speak only English, while 78.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 78.35% of the population.

Crystal City Language

Crystal City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic7,1831,93826.98%
Other40212430.85%
Multiple32618.75%

26.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.96%

Male Poverty Rate

27.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Crystal City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Crystal City is Other, with 30.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Crystal City is Multiple, with 18.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.84%.

Crystal City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.77%
High School13.85%
Some College11.21%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Crystal City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed9.95%
Male Employed6.81%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Crystal City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Crystal City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,797$41,777
Families$37,045$46,683
Married Families$68,407-
Non Families$10,233$13,175
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Income by Household Type

Crystal City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.3%

Male Marriage Rate

36.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Crystal City Married by Age and Sex

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Crystal City 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.

Crystal City Marital Status by Race

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Crystal City Marital Status

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222

Number of Veterans

222

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam91
First Gulf War68
Korea62
Second Gulf War54
World War II

Crystal City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+115
35 to 5468
65 to 7439
55 to 64
18 to 34

Crystal City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Hispanic1963.88%
White1703.55%
2+ Races2681.25%
Other Race268.70%

Crystal City Veterans by Race

Crystal City Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Crystal City Veterans by Education

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58.5%

Labor Force Participation

54.3%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Crystal City Employment by Age

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Crystal City Employment by Race

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Crystal City 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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80.41%

Born in Crystal City

94.45%

Native Born

5.55%

Foreign Born

3.89%

Non Citizen

1.67%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.45% of Crystal City residents were born in the United States, with 80.41% having been born in Texas. 3.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Crystal City Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216,966-96-1.36%
20207,062-96-1.34%
20197,158-96-1.32%
20187,254-13-0.18%
20177,267-114-1.54%
20167,381-128-1.70%
20157,509400.54%
20147,469310.42%
20137,4381061.45%
20127,332821.13%
20117,250861.20%
20107,164-26-0.04%
20007,190-1,073-1.38%
19908,263-71-0.09%
19808,3342300.28%
19708,104-997-1.15%
19609,1011,9032.37%
19507,1986690.98%
19406,529-80-0.12%
19306,6090.00%

Crystal City Population by Year