Fort Bliss, Texas Population 2021

11,427
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Fort Bliss is a city located in Texas. Fort Bliss has a 2020 population of 11,427. Fort Bliss is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 33.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,591 in 2010. Fort Bliss reached it's highest population of 11,427 in 2019.

The average household income in Fort Bliss is $63,936 with a poverty rate of 12.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,408 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Fort Bliss is 22 years, 22.3 years for males, and 20.1 years for females.

Fort Bliss Demographics

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

  • White: 62.27%
  • Black or African American: 13.78%
  • Two or more races: 12.88%
  • Other race: 7.88%
  • Asian: 2.24%
  • Native American: 0.79%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.16%
The current population of Fort Bliss, Texas is 11,427 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,602.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,591.

Fort Bliss, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,11662.27%
Black or African American1,57513.78%
Two or More Races1,47212.88%
Some Other Race9007.88%
Asian2562.24%
American Indian and Alaska Native900.79%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander180.16%
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Fort Bliss Population by Race

Fort Bliss Population Pyramid $2021

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Fort Bliss Median Age

22


Total

22.3


Male

20.1


Female

Fort Bliss Adults

There are 7,544 adults, (3 of whom are seniors) in Fort Bliss.

Fort Bliss Age Dependency

51.5

Age Dependency Ratio

0

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Bliss Sex Ratio

Female

4,282

37.47%

Male

7,145

62.53%

Fort Bliss Population by Age

Fort Bliss Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fort Bliss Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family0%100%
Female0%100%
Male0%100%
Married0%100%
All0%100%

0.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fort Bliss Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9973.80
Married1,6224.090
Female1463.510
Non Family1391.050
Male903.370

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Average Family Size

3.8

Average Household Size

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Fort Bliss Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade140.32%
9th to 12th Grade120.27%
High School Graduate88820.18%
Some College1,49633.99%
Associates Degree56112.75%
Bachelors Degree95321.65%
Graduate Degree47710.84%
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Fort Bliss Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fort Bliss Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,4252,417869
Hispanic887880240
Black761761207
Other Race262255113
2+ Races21021049
Asian15114065
Native American4040

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 other race people with a rate of 43.13%.

Fort Bliss Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,939$50,545$25,647
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$30,240$31,635$11,469
Some College$41,707$51,406$26,190
Bachelors Degree$47,105$58,944$30,625
Graduate Degree$78,542$86,350$74,083

$38,939

Average Earnings

$50,545

Average Male

$25,647

Average Female

Fort Bliss Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fort Bliss Language by Age

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Fort Bliss Language

80.10% of Fort Bliss residents speak only English, while 19.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.17% of the population.

Fort Bliss Language

Fort Bliss Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple1,08132630.16%
White3,9963027.56%
Hispanic1,8391638.86%
Black79413717.25%
Other4495311.80%
Asian1141412.28%

12.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.50%

Male Poverty Rate

12.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Bliss

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Bliss is Multiple, with 30.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Bliss is White, with 7.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.12%.

Fort Bliss Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College16.77%
High School3.36%
Bachelors or Greater2.94%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Fort Bliss Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed10.81%
Female Employed0.72%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed2.11%

Fort Bliss Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fort Bliss Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,707$63,936
Families$55,446$62,075
Married Families$62,576-
Non Families-$88,212
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Income by Household Type

Fort Bliss Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.8%

Male Marriage Rate

68.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Bliss Married by Age and Sex

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Fort Bliss 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 45-54.

Fort Bliss Marital Status by Race

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Fort Bliss Marital Status

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802

Number of Veterans

686

Male Veterans

116

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War731
First Gulf War199
World War II
Korea
Vietnam

Fort Bliss Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34462
35 to 54300
55 to 6440
75+
65 to 74

Fort Bliss Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White58530.42%
Hispanic13122.51%
Black12635.59%
2+ Races7757.46%
Asian1413.86%

Fort Bliss Veterans by Race

Fort Bliss Veterans by Education

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2.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

5.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Bliss Veterans by Education

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80.7%

Labor Force Participation

16.5%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Bliss Employment by Age

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Fort Bliss Employment by Race

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Fort Bliss 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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20.15%

Born in Fort Bliss

94.92%

Native Born

5.08%

Foreign Born

2.22%

Non Citizen

2.86%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.92% of Fort Bliss residents were born in the United States, with 20.15% having been born in Texas. 2.22% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Fort Bliss Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202111,4270.00%
202011,4270.00%
201911,4278257.78%
201810,6024144.06%
201710,1885385.58%
20169,6503293.53%
20159,32187110.31%
20148,450-154-1.79%
20138,6044014.89%
20128,203-195-2.32%
20118,398-193-2.25%
20108,5910.00%

Fort Bliss Population by Year