Denison, Texas Population 2022

24,839
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Denison is a city located in Grayson County Texas. Denison has a 2020 population of 24,839. Denison is currently growing at a rate of 0.73% annually and its population has increased by 1.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 24,479 in 2010.

The average household income in Denison is $62,866 with a poverty rate of 16.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $882 per month, and the median house value is $107,600. The median age in Denison is 38.9 years, 38.5 years for males, and 39.5 years for females.

Denison Demographics

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

  • White: 80.42%
  • Two or more races: 8.51%
  • Black or African American: 8.44%
  • Other race: 1.09%
  • Native American: 1.05%
  • Asian: 0.49%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Denison, Texas is 24,839 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 24,479.

Denison, Texas Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2010121,0340.00%
2011121,4303960.33%
2012121,8544240.35%
2013122,3625080.42%
2014123,5991,2371.00%
2015125,6282,0291.62%
2016128,2912,6632.08%
2017131,1522,8612.18%
2018133,7872,6351.97%
2019136,2122,4251.78%
2020138,6372,4251.75%
2021141,0622,4251.72%

Denison Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White19,98480.42%
Black or African American2,0988.44%
American Indian and Alaska Native2601.05%
Asian1230.49%
Some Other Race2711.09%
Two or More Races2,1158.51%
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Denison Population by Race

Denison Population Pyramid 2022

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Denison Median Age

39.1


Total

38.1


Male

40.5


Female

Denison Adults

There are 18,548 adults, (4,606 of whom are seniors) in Denison.

Denison Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Denison Sex Ratio

Female

12,856

51.73%

Male

11,995

48.27%

Denison Population by Age

Denison Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Denison Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.5%27.5%
All60.1%39.9%
Non Family56.3%43.7%
Female44%56%
Male28.3%71.7%

60.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Denison Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,3612.6260.1
Married4,1383.2772.5
Male5413.6228.3
Female1,3593.6444
Non Family3,3231.2256.3

3.25

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

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Denison Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4522.70%
9th to 12th Grade1,3267.91%
High School Graduate5,96535.59%
Some College4,34525.93%
Associates Degree1,97211.77%
Bachelors Degree1,79910.73%
Graduate Degree9005.37%
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Denison Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Denison Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian1119552
White13,37612,1842,362
2+ Races978795125
Native American16814715
Black1,3021,173112
Other Race1421279
Hispanic1,11280845

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.09%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 46.85%.

Denison Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,599$38,428$30,320
Less Than 9th Grade$21,389$25,054$16,853
High School Graduate$32,033$38,903$24,925
Some College$32,274$38,750$30,409
Bachelors Degree$55,885$60,504$53,657
Graduate Degree$51,123$73,015$46,875

$32,599

Average Earnings

$38,428

Average Male

$30,320

Average Female

Denison Earnings by Educational Attainment

Denison Language by Age

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Denison Language

94.29% of Denison residents speak only English, while 5.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.07% of the population.

Denison Language

Denison Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple2,10364930.86%
Hispanic2,36971730.27%
Black1,99146223.20%
Native2605721.92%
White18,4172,50313.59%
Asian1231613.01%
Other60NaN%

16.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.29%

Male Poverty Rate

14.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Denison

The race most likely to be in poverty in Denison is Multiple, with 30.86% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.86%.

Denison Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.93%
High School12.60%
Some College9.01%
Bachelors or Greater5.04%

Denison Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.99%
Male Unemployed19.44%
Female Employed9.02%
Female Unemployed20.98%

Denison Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Denison Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,701$66,806
Families$63,750$77,767
Married Families$76,436$93,264
Non Families$31,349$42,648
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Income by Household Type

Denison Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.5%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Denison Married by Age and Sex

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Denison 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.

Denison Marital Status by Race

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Denison Marital Status

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1,903

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War185
First Gulf War203
Vietnam772
Korea282
World War II35

Denison Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34102
35 to 54277
55 to 64390
65 to 74524
75+610

Denison Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,71311.06%
Black1278.87%
Native American3116.15%
2+ Races322.76%
Hispanic664.89%

Denison Veterans by Race

Denison Veterans by Education

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6.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Denison Veterans by Education

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60.7%

Labor Force Participation

55.6%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Denison Employment by Age

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Denison Employment by Race

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Denison 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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68.11%

Born in Denison

98.16%

Native Born

1.84%

Foreign Born

1.40%

Non Citizen

0.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.16% of Denison residents were born in the United States, with 68.11% having been born in Texas. 1.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Denison Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18803,9750.00%
189010,9586,98310.67%
190011,8078490.75%
191013,6321,8251.45%
192017,0653,4332.27%
193013,850-3,215-2.07%
194015,5811,7311.18%
195017,5041,9231.17%
196022,7485,2442.66%
197024,9232,1750.92%
198023,884-1,039-0.42%
199021,505-2,379-1.04%
200022,7731,2680.57%
201022,682-91-0.04%
201122,8621800.79%
201223,0421800.79%
201323,2221800.78%
201423,4021800.78%
201523,5821800.77%
201623,7621800.76%
201723,9421800.76%
201824,1221800.75%
201924,3021800.75%
202024,4791770.73%
202124,6591800.74%
202224,8391800.73%

Denison Population by Year