Houston, Missouri Population 2022

2,079
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Houston is a city located in Texas County Missouri. Houston has a 2020 population of 2,079. It is also the county seat of Texas County. Houston is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by 0.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,079 in 2010.

The average household income in Houston is $38,587 with a poverty rate of 26.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $684 per month, and the median house value is $82,200. The median age in Houston is 40.8 years, 33.1 years for males, and 49.9 years for females.

Houston Demographics

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

  • White: 85.10%
  • Two or more races: 7.35%
  • Asian: 7.04%
  • Black or African American: 0.51%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Houston, Missouri is 2,079 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,079.

Houston, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,49185.10%
Black or African American150.51%
Asian2067.04%
Two or More Races2157.35%
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Houston Population by Race

Houston Population Pyramid 2022

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Houston Median Age

35.6


Total

32.5


Male

38.8


Female

Houston Adults

There are 2,371 adults, (618 of whom are seniors) in Houston.

Houston Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Houston Sex Ratio

Female

1,538

52.55%

Male

1,389

47.45%

Houston Population by Age

Houston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Houston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.4%13.6%
Male64.1%35.9%
All58.7%41.3%
Non Family44.9%55.1%
Female26.7%73.3%

58.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Houston Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1042.5258.7
Married3613.3986.4
Male1562.3564.1
Female1503.5526.7
Non Family4371.5144.9

3.02

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Houston Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1608.16%
9th to 12th Grade21711.07%
High School Graduate80340.97%
Some College42721.79%
Associates Degree1055.36%
Bachelors Degree1829.29%
Graduate Degree663.37%
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Houston Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Houston Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,7101,358244
2+ Races2152034
Black1513
Hispanic299

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 94.42%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 14.27%.

Houston Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,167$31,979$21,870
Less Than 9th Grade$20,431$13,352$21,056
High School Graduate$28,750$$15,313
Some College$22,097$$28,309
Bachelors Degree$35,833$$35,833
Graduate Degree$16,250$17,321$

$24,167

Average Earnings

$31,979

Average Male

$21,870

Average Female

Houston Earnings by Educational Attainment

Houston Language by Age

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Houston Language

92.06% of Houston residents speak only English, while 7.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 7.40% of the population.

Houston Language

Houston Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black44100.00%
White2,34365327.87%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic4141100.00%
Multiple2004723.50%

26.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.75%

Male Poverty Rate

30.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Houston

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Houston is Multiple, with 23.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.56%.

Houston Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade54.62%
High School13.80%
Some College24.80%
Bachelors or Greater6.61%

Houston Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.21%
Male Unemployed69.05%
Female Employed20.82%
Female Unemployed5.06%

Houston Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Houston Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,227$47,726
Families$37,227$57,057
Married Families$43,750-
Non Families$26,393$31,428
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Income by Household Type

Houston Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.8%

Male Marriage Rate

36.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Houston Married by Age and Sex

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Houston 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 45-54.

Houston Marital Status by Race

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Houston Marital Status

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417

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War226
First Gulf War22
Vietnam95
Korea41
World War II19

Houston Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34215
35 to 5417
55 to 6467
65 to 7453
75+65

Houston Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1738.96%
Asian206100.00%
2+ Races3817.67%
Hispanic921.95%

Houston Veterans by Race

Houston Veterans by Education

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9.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Houston Veterans by Education

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55.3%

Labor Force Participation

50.1%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Houston Employment by Age

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Houston Employment by Race

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Houston 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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67.03%

Born in Houston

99.86%

Native Born

0.14%

Foreign Born

0.14%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.86% of Houston residents were born in the United States, with 67.03% having been born in Missouri. 0.14% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Houston Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,0810.00%
20112,0810.00%
20122,0810.00%
20132,0810.00%
20142,0810.00%
20152,0810.00%
20162,0810.00%
20172,0810.00%
20182,0810.00%
20192,0810.00%
20202,079-2-0.10%
20212,0790.00%
20222,0790.00%

Houston Population by Year