La Grange, Texas Population 2021

4,729
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La Grange is a city located in Fayette County Texas. It is also the county seat of Fayette County. With a 2020 population of 4,729, it is the 379th largest city in Texas and the 4920th largest city in the United States . La Grange is currently growing at a rate of 0.55% annually and its population has increased by 1.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,641 in 2010. La Grange reached it's highest population of 4,729 in 2021. Spanning over 4 miles, La Grange has a population density of 1,143 people per square mile.

The average household income in La Grange is $63,496 with a poverty rate of 19.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $977 per month, and the median house value is $161,100. The median age in La Grange is 36 years, 33.5 years for males, and 39.7 years for females.

La Grange Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of La Grange was:

  • White: 88.19%
  • Black or African American: 8.46%
  • Asian: 1.99%
  • Other race: 1.20%
  • Two or more races: 0.15%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of La Grange, Texas is 4,729 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,651.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,641.

La Grange, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,11688.19%
Black or African American3958.46%
Asian931.99%
Some Other Race561.20%
Two or More Races70.15%
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La Grange Population by Race

La Grange Population Pyramid $2021

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La Grange Median Age

36


Total

33.5


Male

39.7


Female

La Grange Adults

There are 3,258 adults, (781 of whom are seniors) in La Grange.

La Grange Age Dependency

88.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.9

Child Dependency Ratio

La Grange Sex Ratio

Female

2,486

53.27%

Male

2,181

46.73%

La Grange Population by Age

La Grange Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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La Grange Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.6%17.4%
Male78.8%21.2%
All72.3%27.7%
Non Family69.1%30.9%
Female41.7%58.3%

72.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

La Grange Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5442.9572.3
Married6454.0982.6
Non Family5211.1969.1
Female1993.2341.7
Male1793.6378.8

3.75

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

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La Grange Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2859.83%
9th to 12th Grade2197.56%
High School Graduate1,05636.44%
Some College73025.19%
Associates Degree842.90%
Bachelors Degree34311.84%
Graduate Degree1816.25%
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La Grange Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

La Grange Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,7521,578505
Hispanic915604
Black153149
Asian533819
Other Race5125

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 97.39%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 35.85%.

La Grange Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,985$47,793$19,773
Less Than 9th Grade$32,181$48,856$30,824
High School Graduate$32,461$51,157$16,875
Some College$26,114$36,505$17,375
Bachelors Degree$40,664$67,875$31,214
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,985

Average Earnings

$47,793

Average Male

$19,773

Average Female

La Grange Earnings by Educational Attainment

La Grange Language by Age

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La Grange Language

64.79% of La Grange residents speak only English, while 35.21% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 29.21% of the population.

La Grange Language

La Grange Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black391391100.00%
Hispanic1,53628718.68%
White2,5362309.07%

19.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.16%

Male Poverty Rate

24.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in La Grange

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in La Grange is White, with 9.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.08%.

La Grange Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School29.63%
Some College21.26%
Less Than 9th Grade12.14%
Bachelors or Greater5.14%

La Grange Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed10.34%
Male Employed4.13%
Male Unemployed0.00%

La Grange Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

La Grange Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,474$63,496
Families$71,844$76,331
Married Families$84,020-
Non Families$25,257$30,968
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Income by Household Type

La Grange Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.2%

Male Marriage Rate

41.7%

Female Marriage Rate

La Grange Married by Age and Sex

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La Grange 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 55-64.

La Grange Marital Status by Race

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La Grange Marital Status

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134

Number of Veterans

134

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War50
First Gulf War43
Vietnam32
Korea5
World War II4

La Grange Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5466
65 to 7432
55 to 6427
75+9
18 to 34

La Grange Veterans by Age

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La Grange Veterans by Race

La Grange Veterans by Education

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25.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

La Grange Veterans by Education

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61.1%

Labor Force Participation

57.2%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

La Grange Employment by Age

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La Grange Employment by Race

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La Grange 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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76.00%

Born in La Grange

87.77%

Native Born

12.23%

Foreign Born

6.26%

Non Citizen

5.98%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.77% of La Grange residents were born in the United States, with 76.00% having been born in Texas. 6.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

La Grange Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,729260.55%
20204,703260.56%
20194,677260.56%
20184,651-39-0.83%
20174,690130.28%
20164,67730.06%
20154,674100.21%
20144,66420.04%
20134,662140.30%
20124,648-12-0.26%
20114,66090.19%
20104,6511730.38%
20004,4785271.26%
19903,9511830.48%
19803,7686762.00%
19703,092-531-1.57%
19603,6238852.84%
19502,7382070.79%
19402,5310.00%

La Grange Population by Year