Dripping Springs, Texas Population 2022

5,222
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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.

Dripping Springs Demographics

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

  • White: 95.80%
  • Two or more races: 1.56%
  • Asian: 1.07%
  • Black or African American: 0.95%
  • Other race: 0.63%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dripping Springs, Texas is 5,222 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,650.

Dripping Springs, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,74395.80%
Black or African American470.95%
Asian531.07%
Some Other Race310.63%
Two or More Races771.56%
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Dripping Springs Population by Race

Dripping Springs Population Pyramid 2022

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Dripping Springs Median Age

38.4


Total

36.4


Male

44.6


Female

Dripping Springs Adults

There are 3,792 adults, (880 of whom are seniors) in Dripping Springs.

Dripping Springs Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Dripping Springs Sex Ratio

Female

2,446

49.40%

Male

2,505

50.60%

Dripping Springs Population by Age

Dripping Springs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dripping Springs Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.2%16.8%
All68%32%
Male64.1%35.9%
Non Family58.9%41.1%
Female29.8%70.2%

68.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dripping Springs Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8332.6668
Married9333.2283.2
Male1173.564.1
Female2283.5229.8
Non Family5551.1758.9

3.23

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

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Dripping Springs Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1203.81%
9th to 12th Grade2558.11%
High School Graduate50115.92%
Some College79425.24%
Associates Degree993.15%
Bachelors Degree98131.18%
Graduate Degree39612.59%
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Dripping Springs Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dripping Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black474738
Other Race252020
Asian535330
White2,5082,4111,243
2+ Races19167
Hispanic53025264

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%.

Dripping Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$57,467$80,332$26,964
Less Than 9th Grade$16,250$$16,128
High School Graduate$31,938$$33,250
Some College$44,063$82,391$21,293
Bachelors Degree$81,518$115,368$58,472
Graduate Degree$72,268$$71,875

$57,467

Average Earnings

$80,332

Average Male

$26,964

Average Female

Dripping Springs Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dripping Springs Language by Age

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Dripping Springs Language

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.

Dripping Springs Language

Dripping Springs Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black47919.15%
Multiple74912.16%
Hispanic1,0931039.42%
White3,6351213.33%
Other11NaN%

4.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.78%

Male Poverty Rate

6.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dripping Springs

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%.

Dripping Springs Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade15.67%
High School16.70%
Some College5.09%
Bachelors or Greater0.44%

Dripping Springs Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.75%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.45%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Dripping Springs Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dripping Springs Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$87,646$116,268
Families$110,255$139,507
Married Families$112,219-
Non Families$34,241$58,476
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Income by Household Type

Dripping Springs Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.4%

Male Marriage Rate

49.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Dripping Springs Married by Age and Sex

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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 45-54.

Dripping Springs Marital Status by Race

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Dripping Springs Marital Status

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354

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War102
First Gulf War92
Vietnam91
Korea44
World War II

Dripping Springs Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3457
35 to 54100
55 to 6443
65 to 74103
75+51

Dripping Springs Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3279.03%
Black1225.53%
Asian611.32%
2+ Races920.00%
Hispanic222.98%

Dripping Springs Veterans by Race

Dripping Springs Veterans by Education

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7.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dripping Springs Veterans by Education

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65%

Labor Force Participation

63.1%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Dripping Springs Employment by Age

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Dripping Springs Employment by Race

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Dripping Springs 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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60.41%

Born in Dripping Springs

93.92%

Native Born

6.08%

Foreign Born

4.75%

Non Citizen

1.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

Dripping Springs Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,7880.00%
20112,07428616.00%
20122,36028613.79%
20132,64628612.12%
20142,93228610.81%
20153,2182869.75%
20163,5042868.89%
20173,7902868.16%
20184,0762867.55%
20194,3622867.02%
20204,6502886.60%
20214,9362866.15%
20225,2222865.79%

Dripping Springs Population by Year