Katy, Texas Population 2022

29,049
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Katy is a city located in Fort Bend County and Harris County Texas. Katy has a 2020 population of 29,049. Katy is currently growing at a rate of 9.17% annually and its population has increased by 105.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,167 in 2010.

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 $1,147 per month, and the median house value is $208,700. The median age in Katy is 40 years, 40.6 years for males, and 39 years for females.

Katy Demographics

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

  • White: 76.05%
  • Other race: 8.76%
  • Black or African American: 7.93%
  • Two or more races: 3.75%
  • Asian: 3.39%
  • Native American: 0.11%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Katy, Texas is 29,049 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 29,049.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,167.

Katy, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,43576.05%
Black or African American1,6107.93%
American Indian and Alaska Native230.11%
Asian6883.39%
Some Other Race1,7788.76%
Two or More Races7623.75%
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Katy Population by Race

Katy Population Pyramid 2022

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Katy Median Age

39.5


Total

38.8


Male

40.6


Female

Katy Adults

There are 15,187 adults, (2,664 of whom are seniors) in Katy.

Katy Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Katy Sex Ratio

Female

10,062

49.58%

Male

10,234

50.42%

Katy Population by Age

Katy Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Katy Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female88.5%11.5%
Married83.8%16.2%
All79.1%20.9%
Non Family64.9%35.1%
Male62.4%37.6%

79.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Katy Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4953.179.1
Married4,3823.5283.8
Male4493.7862.4
Female4523.1688.5
Non Family1,2121.3264.9

3.45

Average Family Size

3.1

Average Household Size

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Katy Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5624.06%
9th to 12th Grade6224.50%
High School Graduate3,26023.56%
Some College3,12022.55%
Associates Degree1,1798.52%
Bachelors Degree2,97421.49%
Graduate Degree2,11915.32%
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Katy Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Katy Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian488453312
2+ Races427352188
White8,9568,6903,699
Black899899297
Hispanic3,3562,473688
Other Race98169765
Native American2323

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%.

Katy Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,066$59,058$39,686
Less Than 9th Grade$32,296$39,722$30,732
High School Graduate$34,760$39,573$26,813
Some College$45,914$75,968$36,890
Bachelors Degree$61,283$78,142$56,156
Graduate Degree$76,111$104,858$41,588

$48,066

Average Earnings

$59,058

Average Male

$39,686

Average Female

Katy Earnings by Educational Attainment

Katy Language by Age

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Katy Language

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.

Katy Language

Katy Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian682537.77%
Multiple762324.20%
White11,9304053.39%
Black1,547382.46%
Other56NaN%
Hispanic5,5491642.96%

3.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.94%

Male Poverty Rate

3.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Katy

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%.

Katy Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade3.84%
High School5.07%
Some College4.70%
Bachelors or Greater1.79%

Katy Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.22%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed1.62%
Female Unemployed16.70%

Katy Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Katy Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$87,179$108,898
Families$105,731$121,173
Married Families$110,000-
Non Families$41,694$50,245
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Income by Household Type

Katy Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.4%

Male Marriage Rate

58.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Katy Married by Age and Sex

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Katy 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.

Katy Marital Status by Race

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Katy Marital Status

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1,157

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War194
First Gulf War438
Vietnam355
Korea48
World War II74

Katy Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3451
35 to 54423
55 to 64143
65 to 74203
75+337

Katy Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9518.08%
Black312.93%
Asian5910.44%
Other Race584.59%
2+ Races5811.35%
Hispanic1082.66%

Katy Veterans by Race

Katy Veterans by Education

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1.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Katy Veterans by Education

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67.9%

Labor Force Participation

63.3%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Katy Employment by Age

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Katy Employment by Race

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Katy 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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55.96%

Born in Katy

83.59%

Native Born

16.41%

Foreign Born

9.55%

Non Citizen

6.86%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

Katy Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19702,9230.00%
19805,6602,7376.83%
19908,0052,3453.53%
200011,7753,7703.93%
201014,1672,3921.87%
201114,4042371.67%
201214,7073032.10%
201315,0203132.13%
201415,5745543.69%
201516,1385643.62%
201617,0849465.86%
201718,0951,0115.92%
201819,2891,1946.60%
201921,7292,44012.65%
202024,1692,44011.23%
202126,6092,44010.10%
202229,0492,4409.17%

Katy Population by Year