Fort Hood, Texas Population 2021

23,508
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Fort Hood is a city located in Texas. Fort Hood has a 2020 population of 23,508. Fort Hood is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -20.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,589 in 2010. Fort Hood reached it's highest population of 34,795 in 2012.

The average household income in Fort Hood is $53,456 with a poverty rate of 16.75%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,252 per month, and the median house value is $92,000. The median age in Fort Hood is 22.2 years, 22.4 years for males, and 21.7 years for females.

Fort Hood Demographics

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

  • White: 65.68%
  • Black or African American: 18.37%
  • Two or more races: 7.46%
  • Asian: 3.62%
  • Other race: 3.28%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.90%
  • Native American: 0.70%
The current population of Fort Hood, Texas is 23,508 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 25,365.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 29,589.

Fort Hood, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,43965.68%
Black or African American4,31818.37%
Two or More Races1,7537.46%
Asian8513.62%
Some Other Race7703.28%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2120.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native1650.70%
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Fort Hood Population by Race

Fort Hood Population Pyramid $2021

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Fort Hood Median Age

22.2


Total

22.4


Male

21.7


Female

Fort Hood Adults

There are 19,017 adults, (16 of whom are seniors) in Fort Hood.

Fort Hood Age Dependency

23.7

Age Dependency Ratio

0.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Hood Sex Ratio

Female

6,920

29.44%

Male

16,588

70.56%

Fort Hood Population by Age

Fort Hood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fort Hood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male14.5%85.5%
Female4.4%95.6%
All2.2%97.8%
Married1.9%98.1%
Non Family0%100%

2.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fort Hood Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,2433.342.2
Married2,7343.511.9
Female2263.54.4
Non Family2211.220
Male622.9514.5

3.49

Average Family Size

3.34

Average Household Size

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Fort Hood Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1492.00%
9th to 12th Grade1712.29%
High School Graduate1,66722.34%
Some College2,93139.28%
Associates Degree94812.71%
Bachelors Degree1,22816.46%
Graduate Degree3674.92%
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Fort Hood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fort Hood Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,5503,444723
Hispanic1,9441,779289
Black1,2561,233319
2+ Races46544657
Other Race34730452
Asian303294188
Islander716424
Native American554516

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 98.17%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 62.05%.

Fort Hood Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,395$30,305$26,359
Less Than 9th Grade$16,210$17,150$13,088
High School Graduate$28,146$29,059$21,563
Some College$28,283$29,334$26,314
Bachelors Degree$31,607$39,922$26,809
Graduate Degree$70,403$76,450$43,839

$29,395

Average Earnings

$30,305

Average Male

$26,359

Average Female

Fort Hood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fort Hood Language by Age

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Fort Hood Language

81.48% of Fort Hood residents speak only English, while 18.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.37% of the population.

Fort Hood Language

Fort Hood Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,80994716.30%
Hispanic2,78962922.55%
Black1,1861099.19%
Other53110820.34%
Multiple8579511.09%
Asian426419.62%
Islander1122522.32%
Native1282418.75%

16.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.85%

Male Poverty Rate

19.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Hood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Hood is Hispanic, with 22.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Hood is Black, with 9.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.80%.

Fort Hood Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.82%
High School13.01%
Some College12.20%
Bachelors or Greater4.47%

Fort Hood Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed31.84%
Male Unemployed21.43%
Male Employed7.61%
Female Employed7.57%

Fort Hood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fort Hood Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,718$53,456
Families$46,214$54,567
Married Families$48,466-
Non Families$23,750$35,609
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Income by Household Type

Fort Hood Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

28.2%

Male Marriage Rate

63.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Hood Married by Age and Sex

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Fort Hood Marriage

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 35-44.

Fort Hood Marital Status by Race

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Fort Hood Marital Status

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2,443

Number of Veterans

2,063

Male Veterans

380

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War2,366
First Gulf War200
Vietnam11
Korea5
World War II

Fort Hood Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 342,144
35 to 54277
55 to 6417
75+5
65 to 74

Fort Hood Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,30234.58%
Black74656.90%
Hispanic50334.48%
2+ Races20754.47%
Other Race8223.03%
Asian6620.63%
Native American2734.62%
Islander1313.13%

Fort Hood Veterans by Race

Fort Hood Veterans by Education

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6.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Hood Veterans by Education

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85.4%

Labor Force Participation

16.6%

Employment Rate

12.6%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Hood Employment by Age

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Fort Hood Employment by Race

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Fort Hood 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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16.99%

Born in Fort Hood

92.76%

Native Born

7.24%

Foreign Born

1.66%

Non Citizen

5.58%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.76% of Fort Hood residents were born in the United States, with 16.99% having been born in Texas. 1.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Fort Hood Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202123,5080.00%
202023,5080.00%
201923,508-1,857-7.32%
201825,365-1,107-4.18%
201726,472-1,878-6.62%
201628,350-2,389-7.77%
201530,739-1,438-4.47%
201432,177-725-2.20%
201332,902-1,893-5.44%
201234,795490.14%
201134,7465,15717.43%
201029,5890.00%

Fort Hood Population by Year