Joshua, Texas Population 2022

8,287
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Joshua is a city located in Johnson County Texas. Joshua has a 2020 population of 8,287. Joshua is currently growing at a rate of 2.45% annually and its population has increased by 5.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,891 in 2010.

The average household income in Joshua is $74,885 with a poverty rate of 9.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,049 per month, and the median house value is $196,400. The median age in Joshua is 34 years, 32.8 years for males, and 35.2 years for females.

Joshua Demographics

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

  • White: 94.37%
  • Two or more races: 4.50%
  • Native American: 0.61%
  • Asian: 0.29%
  • Other race: 0.22%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Joshua, Texas is 8,287 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 7,891.

Joshua, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,37894.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native480.61%
Asian230.29%
Some Other Race170.22%
Two or More Races3524.50%
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Joshua Population by Race

Joshua Population Pyramid 2022

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Joshua Median Age

32.1


Total

30.9


Male

33.3


Female

Joshua Adults

There are 5,547 adults, (998 of whom are seniors) in Joshua.

Joshua Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Joshua Sex Ratio

Female

4,148

53.06%

Male

3,670

46.94%

Joshua Population by Age

Joshua Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Joshua Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83%17%
All63.7%36.3%
Male58.4%41.6%
Non Family52.7%47.3%
Female33.9%66.1%

63.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Joshua Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9282.6663.7
Married1,4043.3283
Male892.4458.4
Female5733.1533.9
Non Family8621.352.7

3.21

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

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Joshua Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2074.51%
9th to 12th Grade3738.12%
High School Graduate1,23326.85%
Some College1,28828.05%
Associates Degree52411.41%
Bachelors Degree59612.98%
Graduate Degree3718.08%
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Joshua Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Joshua Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian232323
Native American484820
White4,1133,709870
Hispanic38621054
2+ Races8989

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 100.00%.

Joshua Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,728$49,044$32,457
Less Than 9th Grade$33,789$34,258$
High School Graduate$32,373$43,608$20,000
Some College$39,147$58,553$31,379
Bachelors Degree$49,661$$56,333
Graduate Degree$60,114$81,354$

$38,728

Average Earnings

$49,044

Average Male

$32,457

Average Female

Joshua Earnings by Educational Attainment

Joshua Language by Age

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Joshua Language

90.70% of Joshua residents speak only English, while 9.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.02% of the population.

Joshua Language

Joshua Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,6095528.35%
OtherNaN%
Multiple3524613.07%
Hispanic98611211.36%

9.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.22%

Male Poverty Rate

10.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Joshua

The race most likely to be in poverty in Joshua is White, with 8.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Joshua is Hispanic, with 11.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.03%.

Joshua Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.79%
High School11.44%
Some College3.75%
Bachelors or Greater6.20%

Joshua Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.15%
Male Unemployed30.51%
Female Employed5.78%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Joshua Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Joshua Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,883$74,957
Families$71,528$85,557
Married Families$86,324-
Non Families$43,167$48,423
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Income by Household Type

Joshua Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Joshua Married by Age and Sex

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Joshua 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.

Joshua Marital Status by Race

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Joshua Marital Status

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394

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War42
First Gulf War39
Vietnam64
Korea56
World War II12

Joshua Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 347
35 to 5493
55 to 64117
65 to 7468
75+109

Joshua Veterans by Age

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Joshua Veterans by Race

Joshua Veterans by Education

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5.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Joshua Veterans by Education

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66.7%

Labor Force Participation

63.7%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Joshua Employment by Age

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Joshua Employment by Race

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Joshua 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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75.75%

Born in Joshua

98.03%

Native Born

1.97%

Foreign Born

0.23%

Non Citizen

1.74%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.03% of Joshua residents were born in the United States, with 75.75% having been born in Texas. 0.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Joshua Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19903,8280.00%
20004,5287001.69%
20105,9101,3822.70%
20116,1081983.35%
20126,3061983.24%
20136,5041983.14%
20146,7021983.04%
20156,9001982.95%
20167,0981982.87%
20177,2961982.79%
20187,4941982.71%
20197,6921982.64%
20207,8911992.59%
20218,0891982.51%
20228,2871982.45%

Joshua Population by Year