Friendswood, Texas Population 2022

42,295
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Friendswood is a city located in Galveston County Texas. Friendswood has a 2020 population of 42,295. Friendswood is currently growing at a rate of 1.30% annually and its population has increased by 2.63% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 41,213 in 2010.

The average household income in Friendswood is $148,877 with a poverty rate of 3.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,394 per month, and the median house value is $300,100. The median age in Friendswood is 39.4 years, 38.3 years for males, and 40.3 years for females.

Friendswood Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Friendswoodwas:

  • White: 83.51%
  • Asian: 7.92%
  • Two or more races: 4.28%
  • Black or African American: 3.03%
  • Other race: 1.07%
  • Native American: 0.19%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Friendswood, Texas is 42,295 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 41,213.

Friendswood, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White33,31683.51%
Black or African American1,2093.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native760.19%
Asian3,1617.92%
Some Other Race4251.07%
Two or More Races1,7064.28%
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Friendswood Population by Race

Friendswood Population Pyramid 2022

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Friendswood Median Age

38.9


Total

37


Male

40.2


Female

Friendswood Adults

There are 29,239 adults, (5,709 of whom are seniors) in Friendswood.

Friendswood Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Friendswood Sex Ratio

Female

20,635

51.73%

Male

19,258

48.27%

Friendswood Population by Age

Friendswood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Friendswood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
All76.6%23.4%
Female69%31%
Male64.6%35.4%
Non Family53%47%

76.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Friendswood Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,5402.9376.6
Married8,7933.4686.7
Male4493.3264.6
Female1,1853.4269
Non Family3,1131.1853

3.39

Average Family Size

2.93

Average Household Size

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Friendswood Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4741.84%
9th to 12th Grade5552.16%
High School Graduate4,68318.18%
Some College5,43021.08%
Associates Degree2,2178.61%
Bachelors Degree7,66829.77%
Graduate Degree4,72718.35%
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Friendswood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Friendswood Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian2,0671,9011,129
White19,30218,9769,625
2+ Races576484281
Black775712338
Hispanic3,3022,8561,112
Native American36367
Other Race29718524

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 54.62%.

Friendswood Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$63,198$77,122$50,930
Less Than 9th Grade$$58,036$
High School Graduate$43,510$45,387$37,368
Some College$47,896$65,944$38,352
Bachelors Degree$79,856$97,589$63,064
Graduate Degree$85,871$128,673$63,660

$63,198

Average Earnings

$77,122

Average Male

$50,930

Average Female

Friendswood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Friendswood Language by Age

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Friendswood Language

86.73% of Friendswood residents speak only English, while 13.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.01% of the population.

Friendswood Language

Friendswood Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,18312110.23%
Multiple1,6991448.48%
Hispanic5,7683325.76%
White28,3438673.06%
Asian3,161250.79%
Other45NaN%

3.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.37%

Male Poverty Rate

4.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Friendswood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Friendswood is Black, with 10.23% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Friendswood is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.17%.

Friendswood Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade5.39%
High School3.92%
Some College5.08%
Bachelors or Greater1.63%

Friendswood Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.12%
Male Unemployed11.17%
Female Employed2.70%
Female Unemployed14.06%

Friendswood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Friendswood Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$108,135$142,062
Families$133,400$162,046
Married Families$150,116-
Non Families$46,954$68,432
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Income by Household Type

Friendswood Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.9%

Male Marriage Rate

56.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Friendswood Married by Age and Sex

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Friendswood 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 35-44.

Friendswood Marital Status by Race

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Friendswood Marital Status

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2,356

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War655
First Gulf War688
Vietnam601
Korea136
World War II28

Friendswood Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34231
35 to 54705
55 to 64438
65 to 74584
75+398

Friendswood Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2028.80%
Black9611.52%
Native American1027.78%
Asian271.22%
Other Race164.95%
2+ Races50.62%
Hispanic2887.04%

Friendswood Veterans by Race

Friendswood Veterans by Education

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2.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Friendswood Veterans by Education

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68.8%

Labor Force Participation

64.8%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Friendswood Employment by Age

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Friendswood Employment by Race

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Friendswood 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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59.46%

Born in Friendswood

90.73%

Native Born

9.27%

Foreign Born

3.85%

Non Citizen

5.43%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.73% of Friendswood residents were born in the United States, with 59.46% having been born in Texas. 3.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Friendswood Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19705,6750.00%
198010,7195,0446.57%
199022,81412,0957.85%
200029,0376,2232.44%
201035,8056,7682.12%
201136,3465411.51%
201236,8875411.49%
201337,4285411.47%
201437,9695411.45%
201538,5105411.42%
201639,0515411.40%
201739,5925411.39%
201840,1335411.37%
201940,6745411.35%
202041,2135391.33%
202141,7545411.31%
202242,2955411.30%

Friendswood Population by Year