Eagle Pass is a city located in Maverick County Texas. It is also the county seat of Maverick County. With a 2020 population of 28,506, it is the 118th largest city in Texas and the 1595th largest city in the United States. Eagle Pass is currently growing at a rate of 0.66% annually but its population has decreased by -2.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,307 in 2020. Spanning over 9 miles, Eagle Pass has a population density of 3,026 people per square mile.
The average household income in Eagle Pass is $57,470 with a poverty rate of 25.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Eagle Pass is 30 years, 28.6 years for males, and 31.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Eagle Passwas:
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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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
11.08% of Eagle Pass residents speak only English, while 88.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 88.81% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Eagle Pass is White, with 28.52% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Eagle Pass is Multiple, with 24.25% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.96%.
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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.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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69.81% of Eagle Pass residents were born in the United States, with 59.45% having been born in Texas. 16.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.