Del Rio, Texas Population 2021

35,668
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Del Rio is a city located in Val Verde County Texas. It is also the county seat of Val Verde County. With a 2020 population of 35,668, it is the 93rd largest city in Texas and the 1105th largest city in the United States . Del Rio is currently declining at a rate of -0.13% annually but its population has increased by 0.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 35,591 in 2010. Del Rio reached it's highest population of 36,093 in 2013. Spanning over 20 miles, Del Rio has a population density of 1,747 people per square mile.

The average household income in Del Rio is $60,375 with a poverty rate of 23.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $682 per month, and the median house value is $100,600. The median age in Del Rio is 33.7 years, 31.9 years for males, and 35.3 years for females.

Del Rio Demographics

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

  • White: 93.54%
  • Other race: 3.09%
  • Black or African American: 1.33%
  • Asian: 0.84%
  • Two or more races: 0.68%
  • Native American: 0.50%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Del Rio, Texas is 35,668 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 35,806.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 35,591.

Del Rio, Texas Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202149,099370.08%
202049,062370.08%
201949,025370.08%
201848,988-40-0.08%
201749,0281170.24%
201648,911200.04%
201548,891460.09%
201448,845-199-0.41%
201349,044680.14%
201248,97640.01%
201148,97210.00%
201048,9710.00%

Del Rio Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White33,52993.54%
Some Other Race1,1073.09%
Black or African American4751.33%
Asian3020.84%
Two or More Races2420.68%
American Indian and Alaska Native1790.50%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander120.03%
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Del Rio Population by Race

Del Rio Population Pyramid $2021

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Del Rio Median Age

33.7


Total

31.9


Male

35.3


Female

Del Rio Adults

There are 25,653 adults, (5,350 of whom are seniors) in Del Rio.

Del Rio Age Dependency

76.6

Age Dependency Ratio

26.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Del Rio Sex Ratio

Female

17,566

49.00%

Male

18,280

51.00%

Del Rio Population by Age

Del Rio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Del Rio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.4%28.6%
All60.6%39.4%
Non Family53.3%46.7%
Female47%53%
Male37.5%62.5%

60.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Del Rio Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,6492.9760.6
Married5,8783.7271.4
Non Family3,2291.1553.3
Female1,9553.7247
Male5873.0737.5

3.63

Average Family Size

2.97

Average Household Size

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Del Rio Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,74721.45%
9th to 12th Grade2,42710.96%
High School Graduate5,41424.46%
Some College4,05418.31%
Associates Degree1,3586.14%
Bachelors Degree2,91713.18%
Graduate Degree1,2185.50%
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Del Rio Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Del Rio Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic18,35111,4692,766
White3,1332,8711,187
Other Race847436115
Black27627693
Asian23220256
2+ Races15814758
Native American12471
Islander1212

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 37.89%.

Del Rio Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,368$40,347$20,604
Less Than 9th Grade$15,875$18,044$14,785
High School Graduate$28,551$42,969$17,456
Some College$34,150$47,939$23,222
Bachelors Degree$43,002$53,750$36,211
Graduate Degree$64,279$69,385$61,964

$28,368

Average Earnings

$40,347

Average Male

$20,604

Average Female

Del Rio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Del Rio Language by Age

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Del Rio Language

29.08% of Del Rio residents speak only English, while 70.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 69.75% of the population.

Del Rio Language

Del Rio Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic29,5707,33624.81%
White4,00152213.05%
Other1,07832329.96%
Black4467015.70%
Native1705130.00%
Asian302175.63%

23.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.89%

Male Poverty Rate

24.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Del Rio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Del Rio is Native, with 30.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Del Rio is Asian, with 5.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.36%.

Del Rio Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.34%
High School19.56%
Some College11.51%
Bachelors or Greater3.72%

Del Rio Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed50.76%
Male Unemployed32.89%
Female Employed11.96%
Male Employed9.12%

Del Rio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Del Rio Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,959$60,375
Families$50,669$66,364
Married Families$65,144-
Non Families$25,604$42,782
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Income by Household Type

Del Rio Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.3%

Male Marriage Rate

48.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Del Rio Married by Age and Sex

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Del Rio Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Del Rio Marital Status by Race

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Del Rio Marital Status

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2,197

Number of Veterans

1,950

Male Veterans

247

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War708
First Gulf War650
Vietnam625
Korea203
World War II46

Del Rio Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54771
65 to 74488
75+362
55 to 64304
18 to 34272

Del Rio Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0088.59%
Hispanic1,1435.32%
Black13137.01%
Other Race252.66%
Asian228.53%
2+ Races116.59%

Del Rio Veterans by Race

Del Rio Veterans by Education

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7.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Del Rio Veterans by Education

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58.1%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Del Rio Employment by Age

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Del Rio Employment by Race

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Del Rio 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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62.43%

Born in Del Rio

76.93%

Native Born

23.07%

Foreign Born

12.10%

Non Citizen

10.97%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

76.93% of Del Rio residents were born in the United States, with 62.43% having been born in Texas. 12.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Del Rio Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202135,668-46-0.13%
202035,714-46-0.13%
201935,760-46-0.13%
201835,806-99-0.28%
201735,905310.09%
201635,874-22-0.06%
201535,896-44-0.12%
201435,940-153-0.42%
201336,093570.16%
201236,036200.06%
201136,016100.03%
201036,0062,1390.61%
200033,8673,1620.98%
199030,7056710.22%
198030,0348,7043.48%
197021,3302,7181.37%
196018,6124,4012.73%
195014,2118680.63%
194013,3431,6501.33%
193011,6931,1041.00%
192010,5890.00%

Del Rio Population by Year