Dripping Springs is a city located in Hays County Texas. Dripping Springs has a 2020 population of 5,222. Dripping Springs is currently growing at a rate of 5.79% annually and its population has increased by 12.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,650 in 2010.
The average household income in Dripping Springs is $116,213 with a poverty rate of 4.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,179 per month, and the median house value is $393,400. The median age in Dripping Springs is 37.9 years, 34.7 years for males, and 41.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Dripping Springswas:
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 black people with a rate of 80.85%.
85.80% of Dripping Springs residents speak only English, while 14.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.01% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Dripping Springs is Black, with 19.15% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Dripping Springs is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.83%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Dripping Springs
93.92% of Dripping Springs residents were born in the United States, with 60.41% having been born in Texas. 4.75% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.