Fredericksburg, Texas Population 2021

11,786
map placeholder

Fredericksburg is a city located in Gillespie County Texas. It is also the county seat of Gillespie County. With a 2020 population of 11,786, it is the 216th largest city in Texas and the 2758th largest city in the United States . Fredericksburg is currently growing at a rate of 1.25% annually and its population has increased by 11.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,530 in 2010. Fredericksburg reached it's highest population of 11,786 in 2021. Spanning over 9 miles, Fredericksburg has a population density of 1,301 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fredericksburg is $78,490 with a poverty rate of 9.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $964 per month, and the median house value is $275,500. The median age in Fredericksburg is 47.2 years, 44.4 years for males, and 49.9 years for females.

Fredericksburg Demographics

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

  • White: 89.97%
  • Native American: 5.29%
  • Two or more races: 3.01%
  • Other race: 1.59%
  • Black or African American: 0.12%
  • Asian: 0.02%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fredericksburg, Texas is 11,786 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,351.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,530.

Fredericksburg, Texas Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202127,5602861.04%
202027,2742861.05%
201926,9882861.06%
201826,7022190.82%
201726,4832771.05%
201626,2062901.11%
201525,9164431.71%
201425,4731100.43%
201325,3631880.74%
201225,1751360.54%
201125,0391650.66%
201024,8740.00%

Fredericksburg Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,11789.97%
American Indian and Alaska Native5955.29%
Two or More Races3393.01%
Some Other Race1791.59%
Black or African American130.12%
Asian20.02%
Loading...

Fredericksburg Population by Race

Fredericksburg Population Pyramid $2021

Loading...

Fredericksburg Median Age

47.2


Total

44.4


Male

49.9


Female

Fredericksburg Adults

There are 8,957 adults, (3,274 of whom are seniors) in Fredericksburg.

Fredericksburg Age Dependency

97.9

Age Dependency Ratio

57.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Fredericksburg Sex Ratio

Female

6,213

55.25%

Male

5,032

44.75%

Fredericksburg Population by Age

Fredericksburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Loading...

Fredericksburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.9%19.1%
All60.4%39.6%
Non Family42.7%57.3%
Female42%58%
Male0%100%

60.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fredericksburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,6312.3660.4
Married2,2433.1480.9
Non Family1,9031.1442.7
Female4123.4342
Male734.10

3.15

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

Loading...

Fredericksburg Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3474.20%
9th to 12th Grade5907.14%
High School Graduate2,41929.27%
Some College1,55418.80%
Associates Degree6187.48%
Bachelors Degree1,81621.97%
Graduate Degree92111.14%
Loading...

Fredericksburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fredericksburg Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,5016,2422,600
Hispanic1,6831,006110
Native American2406032
2+ Races17812827
Other Race1011018
Black1312
Asian22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 39.99%.

Fredericksburg Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,912$31,841$23,583
Less Than 9th Grade$23,537$24,888$22,580
High School Graduate$20,560$22,152$14,611
Some College$30,215$39,583$26,181
Bachelors Degree$44,857$53,083$39,417
Graduate Degree$54,125$63,646$37,434

$26,912

Average Earnings

$31,841

Average Male

$23,583

Average Female

Fredericksburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fredericksburg Language by Age

Loading...

Fredericksburg Language

79.01% of Fredericksburg residents speak only English, while 20.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.21% of the population.

Fredericksburg Language

Fredericksburg Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,96361920.89%
White7,8293945.03%
Native59518731.43%
Other17912368.72%
Multiple3295416.41%
Black22100.00%

9.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.99%

Male Poverty Rate

10.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fredericksburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fredericksburg is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fredericksburg is White, with 5.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.71%.

Fredericksburg Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.10%
High School13.42%
Some College5.50%
Bachelors or Greater2.19%

Fredericksburg Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed42.50%
Female Employed7.52%
Male Employed6.71%
Female Unemployed4.13%

Fredericksburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fredericksburg Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$50,497$78,490
Families$71,613$85,032
Married Families$91,466-
Non Families$34,681$66,191
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Fredericksburg Marital Status

Loading...

Marriage Rates

51.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.1%

Male Marriage Rate

45.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Fredericksburg Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Fredericksburg 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.

Fredericksburg Marital Status by Race

Loading...

Fredericksburg Marital Status

Loading...

752

Number of Veterans

672

Male Veterans

80

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam283
First Gulf War122
Korea89
World War II60
Second Gulf War46

Fredericksburg Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
75+389
65 to 74125
35 to 54122
55 to 6495
18 to 3421

Fredericksburg Veterans by Age

Loading...

Fredericksburg Veterans by Race

Fredericksburg Veterans by Education

Loading...

6.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fredericksburg Veterans by Education

Loading...

62.5%

Labor Force Participation

59.7%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Fredericksburg Employment by Age

Loading...

Fredericksburg Employment by Race

Loading...

Fredericksburg Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

65.88%

Born in Fredericksburg

88.83%

Native Born

11.17%

Foreign Born

7.18%

Non Citizen

3.99%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.83% of Fredericksburg residents were born in the United States, with 65.88% having been born in Texas. 7.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Fredericksburg Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202111,7861451.25%
202011,6411451.26%
201911,4961451.28%
201811,3511030.92%
201711,2481161.04%
201611,1321141.03%
201511,0182121.96%
201410,806330.31%
201310,773770.72%
201210,696620.58%
201110,634690.65%
201010,5651,6541.72%
20008,9111,9772.54%
19906,9345220.79%
19806,4121,0861.87%
19705,3266971.41%
19604,6297751.85%
19503,8543100.84%
19403,5440.00%

Fredericksburg Population by Year