Dripping Springs, Texas Population 2020

6,159

Dripping Springs is a city located in Texas. With a 2020 population of 6,159, it is the 318th largest city in Texas and the 4233rd largest city in the United States. Dripping Springs is currently growing at a rate of 13.78% annually and its population has increased by 244.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,788 in 2010. Spanning over 8 miles, Dripping Springs has a population density of 744 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dripping Springs is $106,057 with a poverty rate of 13.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,261 per month, and the median house value is $341,100. The median age in Dripping Springs is 37.5 years, 36.8 years for males, and 38 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.7 males.

Dripping Springs Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Dripping Springs was:

  • White: 92.62%
  • Other race: 4.27%
  • Two or more races: 1.53%
  • Asian: 1.13%
  • Black or African American: 0.46%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dripping Springs, Texas is 6,159, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,667.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,788.

Dripping Springs, Texas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,03592.62%
Some Other Race1404.27%
Two or More Races501.53%
Asian371.13%
Black or African American150.46%

Dripping Springs Population Pyramid 2020

Dripping Springs Median Age

37.5


Total

36.8


Male

38


Female

Dripping Springs Adults

There are 2,411 adults, (496 of whom are seniors) in Dripping Springs.

Dripping Springs Age Dependency

71.1

Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Dripping Springs Sex Ratio

Female

1,737

53.01%

Male

1,540

46.99%

Dripping Springs Households and Families

Dripping Springs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dripping Springs Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.3%22.7%
All68.3%31.7%
Non Family64.8%35.2%
Female51.1%48.9%
Male50.7%49.3%

68.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0513.0368.3
Married5253.9177.3
Non Family3181.1964.8
Female1373.5151.1
Male713.9350.7

3.7

Average Family Size

3.03

Average Household Size

1.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dripping Springs Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1286.15%
9th to 12th Grade1567.50%
High School Graduate51624.81%
Some College44121.20%
Associates Degree582.79%
Bachelors Degree52525.24%
Graduate Degree25612.31%

Dripping Springs Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,4901,423687
Hispanic53732254
Other Race756717
Asian343430
Black15134
Multiple Races101010

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,179$57,619$28,542
Less Than High School$14,044$16,964$12,882
High School Grad$30,035$31,780$23,676
Some College$30,057$41,492$23,429
Bachelors Degree$85,833$112,083$67,143
Graduate Degree$107,614$163,158$69,583

$41,179

Average Earnings

$57,619

Average Male

$28,542

Average Female

Dripping Springs Language

Dripping Springs Language by Age

Dripping Springs Language

75.56% of Dripping Springs residents speak only English, while 24.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.79% of the population.

Dripping Springs Poverty

Dripping Springs Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,19922010.00%
Hispanic92120922.69%
Other1402920.71%
Black15533.33%
Asian37410.81%

13.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.04%

Male Poverty Rate

13.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dripping Springs

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dripping Springs is Black, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dripping Springs is White, with 10.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.30%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School44.09%
High School16.70%
Some College7.77%
Bachelors or Greater4.15%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed41.76%
Female Employed5.77%
Male Employed2.97%

Dripping Springs Income

Dripping Springs Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,250$106,057
Families$100,495$130,655
Married Families$118,681-
Non Families$24,662$43,780

Dripping Springs Marital Status

Dripping Springs Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Dripping Springs Married by Age and Sex

Dripping Springs 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.

Dripping Springs Marital Status by Race

Dripping Springs Veterans

234

Number of Veterans

213

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea48
Vietnam44
First Gulf War39
Second Gulf War38
World War II4
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5481
75+63
65 to 7446
55 to 6425
18 to 3419
Name Veterans % of Total
White23210.45%
Hispanic101.56%
Black213.33%

$Dripping Springs Veterans by Education

11.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dripping Springs Employment Status

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Dripping Springs Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

56.27%

Born in Texas

86.94%

Native Born

13.06%

Foreign Born

9.92%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.94% of Dripping Springs residents were born in the United States, with 56.27% having been born in Texas. 9.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206,15974613.78%
20195,41374615.98%
20184,66779720.59%
20173,87074623.88%
20163,12463825.66%
20152,48625211.28%
20142,2341376.53%
20132,097180.87%
20122,079482.36%
20112,03160.30%
20102,0250.00%