Dalhart, Texas Population 2022

8,211
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Dalhart is a city located in Dallam County Texas. Dalhart has a 2020 population of 8,211. It is also the county seat of Dallam County. Dalhart is currently declining at a rate of -0.40% annually but its population has increased by 3.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,970 in 2010.

The average household income in Dalhart is $77,316 with a poverty rate of 13.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $923 per month, and the median house value is $112,100. The median age in Dalhart is 32.5 years, 32.8 years for males, and 32.3 years for females.

Dalhart Demographics

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

  • White: 79.55%
  • Two or more races: 10.50%
  • Other race: 8.81%
  • Asian: 0.50%
  • Native American: 0.38%
  • Black or African American: 0.26%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dalhart, Texas is 8,211 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,211.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,970.

Dalhart, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,70079.55%
Black or African American220.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native320.38%
Asian420.50%
Some Other Race7428.81%
Two or More Races88410.50%
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Dalhart Population by Race

Dalhart Population Pyramid 2022

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Dalhart Median Age

30.7


Total

29.3


Male

32.3


Female

Dalhart Adults

There are 5,758 adults, (1,260 of whom are seniors) in Dalhart.

Dalhart Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28

Old Age Dependency Ratio

59.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Dalhart Sex Ratio

Female

4,252

50.49%

Male

4,170

49.51%

Dalhart Population by Age

Dalhart Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dalhart Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.6%16.4%
Female81.2%18.8%
Male78.4%21.6%
All74.9%25.1%
Non Family57%43%

74.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dalhart Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9562.8174.9
Married1,6313.4583.6
Male1026.7578.4
Female3082.8981.2
Non Family9151.257

3.38

Average Family Size

2.81

Average Household Size

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Dalhart Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade76614.62%
9th to 12th Grade57110.90%
High School Graduate1,42727.23%
Some College1,25824.01%
Associates Degree1392.65%
Bachelors Degree68113.00%
Graduate Degree3987.60%
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Dalhart Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dalhart Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American323220
White3,0172,744834
Black21195
Other Race32210446
2+ Races28811741
Asian25253
Hispanic2,041979182

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 62.50%.

Dalhart Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,435$42,406$19,929
Less Than 9th Grade$26,942$31,259$13,971
High School Graduate$47,500$60,364$21,875
Some College$37,895$41,489$30,804
Bachelors Degree$43,231$44,837$30,682
Graduate Degree$$51,014$9,544

$32,435

Average Earnings

$42,406

Average Male

$19,929

Average Female

Dalhart Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dalhart Language by Age

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Dalhart Language

66.33% of Dalhart residents speak only English, while 33.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 28.52% of the population.

Dalhart Language

Dalhart Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,3043909.06%
Asian4212.38%
OtherNaN%
Multiple88427531.11%
Hispanic3,62660116.57%

13.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.45%

Male Poverty Rate

14.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dalhart

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dalhart is White, with 9.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dalhart is Hispanic, with 16.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.66%.

Dalhart Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade11.88%
High School6.69%
Some College14.95%
Bachelors or Greater7.79%

Dalhart Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.83%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed6.98%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Dalhart Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dalhart Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,385$79,874
Families$70,564$95,674
Married Families$73,787-
Non Families$39,446$42,734
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Income by Household Type

Dalhart Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.4%

Male Marriage Rate

57.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Dalhart Married by Age and Sex

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Dalhart 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.

Dalhart Marital Status by Race

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Dalhart Marital Status

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469

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War144
First Gulf War38
Vietnam110
Korea70
World War II4

Dalhart Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3429
35 to 54120
55 to 6448
65 to 74123
75+149

Dalhart Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3446.87%
Black1463.64%
Other Race11129.06%
Hispanic1767.75%

Dalhart Veterans by Race

Dalhart Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dalhart Veterans by Education

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72.9%

Labor Force Participation

71.2%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Dalhart Employment by Age

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Dalhart Employment by Race

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Dalhart 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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51.41%

Born in Dalhart

80.31%

Native Born

19.69%

Foreign Born

14.13%

Non Citizen

5.56%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

80.31% of Dalhart residents were born in the United States, with 51.41% having been born in Texas. 14.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Dalhart Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19102,5800.00%
19202,676960.37%
19304,6912,0155.77%
19404,682-9-0.02%
19505,9181,2362.37%
19605,160-758-1.36%
19705,7055451.01%
19806,8541,1491.85%
19906,246-608-0.92%
20007,2379911.48%
20107,9707330.97%
20118,0931231.54%
20128,2341411.74%
20138,24060.07%
20148,338981.19%
20158,435971.16%
20168,463280.33%
20178,393-70-0.83%
20188,343-50-0.60%
20198,310-33-0.40%
20208,277-33-0.40%
20218,244-33-0.40%
20228,211-33-0.40%

Dalhart Population by Year