Huntsville, Texas Population 2022

47,419
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Huntsville is a city located in Walker County Texas. Huntsville has a 2020 population of 47,419. It is also the county seat of Walker County. Huntsville is currently growing at a rate of 1.58% annually and its population has increased by 3.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 45,941 in 2010.

The average household income in Huntsville is $45,772 with a poverty rate of 29.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $887 per month, and the median house value is $168,800. The median age in Huntsville is 30.3 years, 33.9 years for males, and 23.8 years for females.

Huntsville Demographics

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

  • White: 65.47%
  • Black or African American: 26.43%
  • Two or more races: 4.39%
  • Asian: 2.04%
  • Other race: 0.95%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.40%
  • Native American: 0.33%
The current population of Huntsville, Texas is 47,419 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 45,941.

Huntsville, Texas Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201068,2410.00%
201168,4091680.25%
201268,6092000.29%
201369,4047951.15%
201470,0766720.96%
201570,8367601.07%
201671,8451,0091.40%
201772,8169711.33%
201873,1363200.44%
201972,971-165-0.23%
202072,806-165-0.23%
202172,641-165-0.23%

Huntsville Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White27,27765.47%
Black or African American11,01126.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native1370.33%
Asian8482.04%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1660.40%
Some Other Race3950.95%
Two or More Races1,8304.39%
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Huntsville Population by Race

Huntsville Population Pyramid 2022

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Huntsville Median Age

30.6


Total

34


Male

24.8


Female

Huntsville Adults

There are 36,958 adults, (4,479 of whom are seniors) in Huntsville.

Huntsville Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

13.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

14.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Huntsville Sex Ratio

Female

17,051

40.93%

Male

24,613

59.07%

Huntsville Population by Age

Huntsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Huntsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married57.9%42.1%
Male48.7%51.3%
All30.4%69.6%
Female26.2%73.8%
Non Family16.4%83.6%

30.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Huntsville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,1872.2230.4
Married3,7783.1357.9
Male3003.2848.7
Female1,8152.9226.2
Non Family7,2941.5216.4

3.01

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

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Huntsville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7727.19%
9th to 12th Grade2,1468.71%
High School Graduate9,26437.60%
Some College5,64922.93%
Associates Degree1,1714.75%
Bachelors Degree3,21413.04%
Graduate Degree1,4255.78%
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Huntsville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Huntsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian378336155
Islander15515553
White13,04912,1453,421
Black6,2785,292835
Hispanic4,4822,516159
2+ Races81549827
Native American10594
Other Race15993

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 41.01%.

Huntsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,855$31,963$29,251
Less Than 9th Grade$24,375$34,722$23,008
High School Graduate$26,091$27,305$22,356
Some College$30,790$34,021$28,917
Bachelors Degree$39,746$38,099$40,319
Graduate Degree$42,245$41,201$44,650

$30,855

Average Earnings

$31,963

Average Male

$29,251

Average Female

Huntsville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Huntsville Language by Age

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Huntsville Language

79.10% of Huntsville residents speak only English, while 20.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.60% of the population.

Huntsville Language

Huntsville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian75949965.74%
Black7,6542,83537.04%
Multiple1,23842834.57%
White15,3843,82324.85%
Other62NaN%
Hispanic5,1601,51229.30%

29.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.09%

Male Poverty Rate

35.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Huntsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Huntsville is Asian, with 65.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Huntsville is Hispanic, with 29.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 53.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.20%.

Huntsville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade10.71%
High School20.69%
Some College16.71%
Bachelors or Greater8.50%

Huntsville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed19.72%
Male Unemployed67.32%
Female Employed29.96%
Female Unemployed68.48%

Huntsville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Huntsville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,020$41,471
Families$47,704$60,234
Married Families$62,284-
Non Families$23,161$25,550
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Income by Household Type

Huntsville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

27.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

28.3%

Male Marriage Rate

26.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Huntsville Married by Age and Sex

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Huntsville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Huntsville Marital Status by Race

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Huntsville Marital Status

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2,701

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War847
First Gulf War499
Vietnam634
Korea72
World War II68

Huntsville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34682
35 to 54680
55 to 64572
65 to 74367
75+400

Huntsville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0518.31%
Black4725.01%
Islander9360.00%
2+ Races855.44%
Hispanic1421.97%

Huntsville Veterans by Race

Huntsville Veterans by Education

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13.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Huntsville Veterans by Education

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41.4%

Labor Force Participation

39.9%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Huntsville Employment by Age

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Huntsville Employment by Race

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Huntsville 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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71.14%

Born in Huntsville

89.55%

Native Born

10.45%

Foreign Born

8.08%

Non Citizen

2.37%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.55% of Huntsville residents were born in the United States, with 71.14% having been born in Texas. 8.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Huntsville Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18802,5360.00%
19002,500-36-0.07%
19204,6892,1893.19%
19305,0283390.70%
19405,108800.16%
19509,8204,7126.75%
196011,9992,1792.02%
197017,6105,6113.91%
198023,9366,3263.12%
199027,9253,9891.55%
200035,0787,1532.31%
201038,5483,4700.95%
201139,2877391.92%
201240,0267391.88%
201340,7657391.85%
201441,5047391.81%
201542,2437391.78%
201642,9827391.75%
201743,7217391.72%
201844,4607391.69%
201945,1997391.66%
202045,9417421.64%
202146,6807391.61%
202247,4197391.58%

Huntsville Population by Year