George West, Texas Population 2021

2,572
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George West is a city located in Live Oak County Texas. It is also the county seat of Live Oak County. With a 2020 population of 2,572, it is the 532nd largest city in Texas and the 6747th largest city in the United States . George West is currently growing at a rate of 0.19% annually and its population has increased by 5.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,445 in 2010. George West reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, George West has a population density of 1,327 people per square mile.

The average household income in George West is $57,421 with a poverty rate of 19.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $718 per month, and the median house value is $71,500. The median age in George West is 38.8 years, 32.4 years for males, and 44 years for females.

George West Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of George Westwas:

  • White: 96.30%
  • Black or African American: 1.25%
  • Asian: 1.21%
  • Other race: 1.09%
  • Two or more races: 0.16%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of George West, Texas is 2,572 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,562.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,445.

George West, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,47196.30%
Black or African American321.25%
Asian311.21%
Some Other Race281.09%
Two or More Races40.16%
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George West Population by Race

George West Population Pyramid $2021

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George West Median Age

38.8


Total

32.4


Male

44


Female

George West Adults

There are 1,851 adults, (593 of whom are seniors) in George West.

George West Age Dependency

104

Age Dependency Ratio

47.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.8

Child Dependency Ratio

George West Sex Ratio

Female

1,274

49.65%

Male

1,292

50.35%

George West Population by Age

George West Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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George West Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female64.8%35.2%
Non Family72.5%27.5%
All77%23%
Married86.1%13.9%
Male100%0%

77.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

George West Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7453.1477
Married2954.0886.1
Non Family2911.3272.5
Female1424.3664.8
Male177.76100

4.19

Average Family Size

3.14

Average Household Size

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George West Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade33720.54%
9th to 12th Grade29718.10%
High School Graduate43226.33%
Some College29618.04%
Associates Degree593.60%
Bachelors Degree18911.52%
Graduate Degree311.89%
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George West Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

George West Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic89746278
White698513134
Black3224
Other Race2895
Asian1488
2+ Races44

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 57.14%.

George West Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,490$40,882$21,691
Less Than 9th Grade$30,268$41,875$17,232
High School Graduate$23,711$24,258$21,739
Some College$$61,172$23,125
Bachelors Degree$53,542$$
Graduate Degree$55,221$$54,464

$30,490

Average Earnings

$40,882

Average Male

$21,691

Average Female

George West Earnings by Educational Attainment

George West Language by Age

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George West Language

63.94% of George West residents speak only English, while 36.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 34.88% of the population.

George West Language

George West Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,43529120.28%
White86814917.17%
Asian2323100.00%
Other16743.75%

19.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.41%

Male Poverty Rate

21.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in George West

The race most likely to be in poverty in George West is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in George West is White, with 17.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.68%.

George West Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.40%
High School13.76%
Some College12.01%
Bachelors or Greater2.05%

George West Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed16.20%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed3.49%

George West Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

George West Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,464$57,421
Families$53,553$70,248
Married Families$63,828-
Non Families$26,607$29,383
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Income by Household Type

George West Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

31.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.8%

Male Marriage Rate

31.7%

Female Marriage Rate

George West Married by Age and Sex

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George West 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.

George West Marital Status by Race

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George West Marital Status

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208

Number of Veterans

191

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War71
Vietnam44
First Gulf War18
World War II9
Korea

George West Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3463
65 to 7461
75+36
35 to 5431
55 to 6417

George West Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White19310.89%
Hispanic515.13%
Other Race1553.57%

George West Veterans by Race

George West Veterans by Education

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36.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

61.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

George West Veterans by Education

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43.5%

Labor Force Participation

43.1%

Employment Rate

1.1%

Unemployment Rate

George West Employment by Age

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George West Employment by Race

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George West 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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83.09%

Born in George West

96.22%

Native Born

3.78%

Foreign Born

1.64%

Non Citizen

2.14%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.22% of George West residents were born in the United States, with 83.09% having been born in Texas. 1.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

George West Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,57250.19%
20202,56750.20%
20192,56250.20%
20182,557-6-0.23%
20172,563160.63%
20162,547-29-1.13%
20152,576261.02%
20142,550622.49%
20132,488281.14%
20122,460180.74%
20112,442-5-0.20%
20102,4470.00%

George West Population by Year