Groves, Texas Population 2021

15,276
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Groves is a city located in Jefferson County Texas. With a 2020 population of 15,276, it is the 184th largest city in Texas and the 2288th largest city in the United States . Groves is currently declining at a rate of -0.66% annually and its population has decreased by -5.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,144 in 2010. Groves reached it's highest population of 18,067 in 1970. Spanning over 5 miles, Groves has a population density of 2,953 people per square mile.

The average household income in Groves is $71,702 with a poverty rate of 12.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $970 per month, and the median house value is $112,900. The median age in Groves is 36.1 years, 33.4 years for males, and 38.4 years for females.

Groves Demographics

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

  • White: 86.19%
  • Black or African American: 7.63%
  • Two or more races: 2.36%
  • Asian: 2.15%
  • Other race: 1.63%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Groves, Texas is 15,276 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,582.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 16,144.

Groves, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,49986.19%
Black or African American1,1957.63%
Two or More Races3702.36%
Asian3362.15%
Some Other Race2551.63%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70.04%
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Groves Population by Race

Groves Population Pyramid $2021

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Groves Median Age

36.1


Total

33.4


Male

38.4


Female

Groves Adults

There are 11,746 adults, (2,510 of whom are seniors) in Groves.

Groves Age Dependency

69.6

Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Groves Sex Ratio

Female

7,931

50.64%

Male

7,731

49.36%

Groves Population by Age

Groves Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Groves Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.3%16.7%
All70.7%29.3%
Non Family61.3%38.7%
Male57.9%42.1%
Female52%48%

70.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Groves Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,7012.7170.7
Married2,7663.2383.3
Non Family1,9781.4861.3
Female6863.8452
Male2713.5857.9

3.28

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

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Groves Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5425.10%
9th to 12th Grade6005.65%
High School Graduate3,97937.47%
Some College2,83026.65%
Associates Degree1,07610.13%
Bachelors Degree1,25111.78%
Graduate Degree3403.20%
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Groves Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Groves Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White7,3476,8471,305
Hispanic2,0811,59167
Black81873096
Asian23216872
2+ Races21220851
Other Race13565
Islander77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 31.03%.

Groves Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,673$50,981$31,090
Less Than 9th Grade$34,148$50,313$11,083
High School Graduate$36,591$45,466$21,605
Some College$41,810$53,232$27,188
Bachelors Degree$46,328$52,912$45,573
Graduate Degree$46,818$$46,932

$40,673

Average Earnings

$50,981

Average Male

$31,090

Average Female

Groves Earnings by Educational Attainment

Groves Language by Age

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Groves Language

80.10% of Groves 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 17.10% of the population.

Groves Language

Groves Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,96595524.09%
White9,6747617.87%
Black1,126948.35%
Asian3367622.62%
Other2555923.14%
Multiple370112.97%

12.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.80%

Male Poverty Rate

13.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Groves

The race most likely to be in poverty in Groves is Hispanic, with 24.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Groves is Multiple, with 2.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.93%.

Groves Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.70%
Some College9.70%
Bachelors or Greater9.15%
High School6.06%

Groves Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed47.43%
Male Unemployed27.30%
Male Employed6.30%
Female Employed4.38%

Groves Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Groves Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,652$71,702
Families$70,162$76,811
Married Families$82,826-
Non Families$42,064$58,239
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Income by Household Type

Groves Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.2%

Male Marriage Rate

47.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Groves Married by Age and Sex

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Groves Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Groves Marital Status by Race

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Groves Marital Status

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827

Number of Veterans

798

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam336
Korea114
Second Gulf War109
First Gulf War53
World War II38

Groves Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+325
65 to 74179
55 to 64154
35 to 5494
18 to 3475

Groves Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7477.34%
Hispanic1124.38%
2+ Races4320.28%
Black374.22%

Groves Veterans by Race

Groves Veterans by Education

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3.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Groves Veterans by Education

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61%

Labor Force Participation

56%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Groves Employment by Age

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Groves Employment by Race

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Groves 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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69.59%

Born in Groves

90.60%

Native Born

9.40%

Foreign Born

5.49%

Non Citizen

3.91%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.60% of Groves residents were born in the United States, with 69.59% having been born in Texas. 5.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Groves Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202115,276-102-0.66%
202015,378-102-0.66%
201915,480-102-0.65%
201815,582-157-1.00%
201715,739-32-0.20%
201615,771-2-0.01%
201515,773110.07%
201415,762-62-0.39%
201315,824-23-0.15%
201215,847-181-1.13%
201116,028-76-0.47%
201016,1043710.23%
200015,733-780-0.48%
199016,513-577-0.34%
198017,090-977-0.55%
197018,0677630.43%
196017,3040.00%

Groves Population by Year