Katy is a city located in Fort Bend County and Harris County Texas. With a 2020 population of 23,452, it is the 142nd largest city in Texas and the 1989th largest city in the United States. Katy is currently growing at a rate of 3.44% annually and its population has increased by 7.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,894 in 2020. Spanning over 15 miles, Katy has a population density of 1,613 people per square mile.
The average household income in Katy is $110,258 with a poverty rate of 3.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Katy is 40 years, 40.6 years for males, and 39 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Katywas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 63.93%.
70.84% of Katy residents speak only English, while 29.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.07% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Katy is Asian, with 7.77% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Katy is Hispanic, with 2.96% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.89%.
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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.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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83.59% of Katy residents were born in the United States, with 55.96% having been born in Texas. 9.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.