Denver City, Texas Population 2021

5,033
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Denver City is a city located in Yoakum County Texas. With a 2020 population of 5,033, it is the 363rd largest city in Texas and the 4752nd largest city in the United States . Denver City is currently growing at a rate of 1.23% annually and its population has increased by 12.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,479 in 2010. Denver City reached it's highest population of 5,145 in 1990. Spanning over 3 miles, Denver City has a population density of 1,988 people per square mile.

The average household income in Denver City is $74,767 with a poverty rate of 8.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $829 per month, and the median house value is $118,200. The median age in Denver City is 29.2 years, 29.3 years for males, and 28.8 years for females.

Denver City Demographics

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

  • White: 96.84%
  • Other race: 1.15%
  • Two or more races: 0.92%
  • Black or African American: 0.78%
  • Native American: 0.31%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Denver City, Texas is 5,033 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,850.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,479.

Denver City, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,72696.84%
Some Other Race561.15%
Two or More Races450.92%
Black or African American380.78%
American Indian and Alaska Native150.31%
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Denver City Population by Race

Denver City Population Pyramid $2021

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Denver City Median Age

29.2


Total

29.3


Male

28.8


Female

Denver City Adults

There are 3,319 adults, (526 of whom are seniors) in Denver City.

Denver City Age Dependency

74.7

Age Dependency Ratio

18.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Denver City Sex Ratio

Female

2,484

50.90%

Male

2,396

49.10%

Denver City Population by Age

Denver City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Denver City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88%12%
All81.1%18.9%
Non Family70.8%29.2%
Female67.4%32.6%
Male0%0%

81.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Denver City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5163.2281.1
Married9264.3188
Non Family5041.1470.8
Female863.6967.4
Male00

4.24

Average Family Size

3.22

Average Household Size

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Denver City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade65823.93%
9th to 12th Grade2388.65%
High School Graduate94234.25%
Some College44816.29%
Associates Degree2599.42%
Bachelors Degree1796.51%
Graduate Degree260.95%
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Denver City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Denver City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic1,871998120
White82680370
2+ Races4545
Black3838
Native American151515

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Denver City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,826$68,080$24,663
Less Than 9th Grade$70,081$72,468$23,702
High School Graduate$60,613$71,198$20,405
Some College$47,500$48,125$
Bachelors Degree$36,415$$35,967
Graduate Degree$$$

$53,826

Average Earnings

$68,080

Average Male

$24,663

Average Female

Denver City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Denver City Language by Age

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Denver City Language

31.27% of Denver City residents speak only English, while 68.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 68.73% of the population.

Denver City Language

Denver City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,7062677.20%
White1,12115013.38%
Other5656100.00%
Multiple452760.00%

8.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.84%

Male Poverty Rate

10.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Denver City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Denver City is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Denver City is Hispanic, with 7.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.03%.

Denver City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College12.87%
High School10.51%
Less Than 9th Grade9.71%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Denver City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed21.57%
Female Employed3.72%
Male Employed3.08%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Denver City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Denver City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$70,711$74,767
Families$75,933$90,174
Married Families$75,784-
Non Families$27,875$43,822
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Income by Household Type

Denver City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.3%

Male Marriage Rate

59.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Denver City Married by Age and Sex

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Denver City 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 45-54.

Denver City Marital Status by Race

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Denver City Marital Status

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66

Number of Veterans

38

Male Veterans

28

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War24
Korea14
Vietnam14
First Gulf War10
World War II

Denver City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5424
75+14
65 to 7414
18 to 3414
55 to 64

Denver City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White521.63%
Black1436.84%

Denver City Veterans by Race

Denver City Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Denver City Veterans by Education

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62.1%

Labor Force Participation

59.2%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Denver City Employment by Age

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Denver City Employment by Race

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Denver 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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59.28%

Born in Denver City

74.77%

Native Born

25.23%

Foreign Born

20.39%

Non Citizen

4.84%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

74.77% of Denver City residents were born in the United States, with 59.28% having been born in Texas. 20.39% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Denver City Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,033611.23%
20204,972611.24%
20194,911611.26%
20184,85080.17%
20174,842-63-1.28%
20164,905120.25%
20154,8931412.97%
20144,752962.06%
20134,656901.97%
20124,566420.93%
20114,524621.39%
20104,4624771.14%
20003,985-1,160-2.52%
19905,1454410.90%
19804,7045711.30%
19704,133-169-0.40%
19604,3020.00%

Denver City Population by Year