Ennis, Texas Population 2021

21,203
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Ennis is a city located in Ellis County Texas. With a 2020 population of 21,203, it is the 136th largest city in Texas and the 1770th largest city in the United States . Ennis is currently growing at a rate of 2.04% annually and its population has increased by 14.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 18,513 in 2010. Ennis reached it's highest population of 21,203 in 2021. Spanning over 33 miles, Ennis has a population density of 654 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ennis is $68,155 with a poverty rate of 15.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $915 per month, and the median house value is $111,200. The median age in Ennis is 33.8 years, 33.1 years for males, and 34.1 years for females.

Ennis Demographics

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

  • White: 74.15%
  • Black or African American: 15.18%
  • Other race: 5.36%
  • Two or more races: 4.45%
  • Native American: 0.69%
  • Asian: 0.16%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ennis, Texas is 21,203 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 19,934.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 18,513.

Ennis, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,50374.15%
Black or African American2,96915.18%
Some Other Race1,0495.36%
Two or More Races8714.45%
American Indian and Alaska Native1350.69%
Asian320.16%
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Ennis Population by Race

Ennis Population Pyramid $2021

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Ennis Median Age

33.8


Total

33.1


Male

34.1


Female

Ennis Adults

There are 14,152 adults, (2,686 of whom are seniors) in Ennis.

Ennis Age Dependency

70.6

Age Dependency Ratio

23.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Ennis Sex Ratio

Female

10,174

52.02%

Male

9,385

47.98%

Ennis Population by Age

Ennis Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ennis Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.3%28.7%
Male66.5%33.5%
All62.5%37.5%
Non Family59%41%
Female41.8%58.2%

62.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ennis Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,5572.9562.5
Married3,2673.871.3
Non Family1,7931.259
Female1,1633.1541.8
Male3343.3266.5

3.54

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

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Ennis Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,59313.40%
9th to 12th Grade1,65613.93%
High School Graduate3,53629.73%
Some College2,12517.87%
Associates Degree1,0909.17%
Bachelors Degree1,39611.74%
Graduate Degree4964.17%
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Ennis Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ennis Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,1564,8761,494
Hispanic4,5271,96778
Black2,0091,606240
Other Race671307
2+ Races26319754
Native American753419
Asian322616

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.57%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.00%.

Ennis Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,175$39,722$32,617
Less Than 9th Grade$27,832$30,000$21,717
High School Graduate$32,512$34,426$31,704
Some College$35,702$59,931$33,125
Bachelors Degree$51,314$60,865$50,817
Graduate Degree$57,243$78,681$55,170

$35,175

Average Earnings

$39,722

Average Male

$32,617

Average Female

Ennis Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ennis Language by Age

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Ennis Language

62.77% of Ennis residents speak only English, while 37.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 36.54% of the population.

Ennis Language

Ennis Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic9,0091,57217.45%
Black2,95070623.93%
White6,8856138.90%
Multiple87139345.12%
Other1,0491009.53%
Native1358562.96%

15.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.86%

Male Poverty Rate

16.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ennis

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ennis is Native, with 62.96% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ennis is White, with 8.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.08%.

Ennis Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.89%
High School12.92%
Some College8.47%
Bachelors or Greater2.10%

Ennis Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed44.25%
Male Unemployed25.87%
Female Employed6.09%
Male Employed5.69%

Ennis Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ennis Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,619$68,155
Families$67,848$77,990
Married Families$78,590-
Non Families$30,672$38,211
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Income by Household Type

Ennis Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

44.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Ennis Married by Age and Sex

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Ennis Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Ennis Marital Status by Race

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Ennis Marital Status

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752

Number of Veterans

675

Male Veterans

77

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam296
First Gulf War137
Second Gulf War116
Korea93
World War II52

Ennis Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+233
65 to 74206
35 to 54127
55 to 6494
18 to 3492

Ennis Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5565.36%
Black1687.03%
Hispanic1011.76%
Other Race283.40%

Ennis Veterans by Race

Ennis Veterans by Education

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2.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ennis Veterans by Education

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66.4%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Ennis Employment by Age

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Ennis Employment by Race

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Ennis 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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73.58%

Born in Ennis

83.40%

Native Born

16.60%

Foreign Born

12.18%

Non Citizen

4.42%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

83.40% of Ennis residents were born in the United States, with 73.58% having been born in Texas. 12.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Ennis Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202121,2034232.04%
202020,7804232.08%
201920,3574232.12%
201819,9345772.98%
201719,3572241.17%
201619,1331710.90%
201518,9621780.95%
201418,784960.51%
201318,68820.01%
201218,686-59-0.31%
201118,745980.53%
201018,6472,6021.51%
200016,0452,1621.46%
199013,8831,7731.38%
198012,1101,0640.92%
197011,0461,6991.68%
19609,3471,5321.81%
19507,8157280.98%
19407,087180.03%
19307,069-155-0.22%
19207,2241,5552.45%
19105,6697501.43%
19004,9190.00%

Ennis Population by Year