La Marque, Texas Population 2021

18,347
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La Marque is a city located in Galveston County Texas. With a 2020 population of 18,347, it is the 150th largest city in Texas and the 1989th largest city in the United States . La Marque is currently growing at a rate of 2.88% annually and its population has increased by 26.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,509 in 2010. La Marque reached it's highest population of 18,347 in 2021. Spanning over 14 miles, La Marque has a population density of 1,317 people per square mile.

The average household income in La Marque is $69,832 with a poverty rate of 13.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $899 per month, and the median house value is $117,000. The median age in La Marque is 39.1 years, 36.9 years for males, and 40.8 years for females.

La Marque Demographics

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

  • White: 62.47%
  • Black or African American: 30.52%
  • Asian: 3.36%
  • Two or more races: 1.83%
  • Other race: 1.72%
  • Native American: 0.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
The current population of La Marque, Texas is 18,347 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 16,805.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,509.

La Marque, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,38762.47%
Black or African American5,07530.52%
Asian5583.36%
Two or More Races3051.83%
Some Other Race2861.72%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.06%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.04%
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La Marque Population by Race

La Marque Population Pyramid $2021

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La Marque Median Age

39.1


Total

36.9


Male

40.8


Female

La Marque Adults

There are 12,722 adults, (2,377 of whom are seniors) in La Marque.

La Marque Age Dependency

60.7

Age Dependency Ratio

23

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Child Dependency Ratio

La Marque Sex Ratio

Female

8,443

50.78%

Male

8,184

49.22%

La Marque Population by Age

La Marque Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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La Marque Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.5%14.5%
All72.8%27.2%
Non Family67.8%32.2%
Male56%44%
Female55.2%44.8%

72.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

La Marque Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,9602.7672.8
Married2,6863.485.5
Non Family1,8621.2367.8
Female1,1553.5355.2
Male2573.7656

3.34

Average Family Size

2.76

Average Household Size

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La Marque Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5825.13%
9th to 12th Grade1,1049.74%
High School Graduate3,90634.45%
Some College3,08227.18%
Associates Degree7546.65%
Bachelors Degree1,27611.25%
Graduate Degree6355.60%
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La Marque Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

La Marque Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,4014,0341,178
Black3,6103,267294
Hispanic2,8521,945246
Asian396338170
Other Race184135
2+ Races12611545
Native American1010
Islander66

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 42.93%.

La Marque Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,787$45,462$27,222
Less Than 9th Grade$26,026$27,027$15,964
High School Graduate$30,334$47,015$16,364
Some College$34,540$41,967$29,802
Bachelors Degree$53,328$60,566$50,842
Graduate Degree$55,071$51,576$55,288

$36,787

Average Earnings

$45,462

Average Male

$27,222

Average Female

La Marque Earnings by Educational Attainment

La Marque Language by Age

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La Marque Language

76.81% of La Marque residents speak only English, while 23.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.09% of the population.

La Marque Language

La Marque Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,11679015.44%
Black4,96576015.31%
White5,69966611.69%
Multiple305268.52%
Other286269.09%

13.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.32%

Male Poverty Rate

15.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in La Marque

The race most likely to be in poverty in La Marque is Hispanic, with 15.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in La Marque is Multiple, with 8.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.09%.

La Marque Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.04%
High School14.41%
Some College13.41%
Bachelors or Greater4.33%

La Marque Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed35.47%
Male Unemployed10.63%
Female Employed9.31%
Male Employed4.39%

La Marque Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

La Marque Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,964$69,832
Families$66,908$82,848
Married Families$80,461-
Non Families$24,454$37,745
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Income by Household Type

La Marque Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.9%

Male Marriage Rate

39.1%

Female Marriage Rate

La Marque Married by Age and Sex

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La Marque Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

La Marque Marital Status by Race

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La Marque Marital Status

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979

Number of Veterans

867

Male Veterans

112

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam330
First Gulf War243
Second Gulf War158
World War II29
Korea11

La Marque Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54273
65 to 74216
75+211
55 to 64204
18 to 3475

La Marque Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5757.35%
Black3779.38%
Hispanic481.47%
Other Race2713.43%

La Marque Veterans by Race

La Marque Veterans by Education

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6.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

La Marque Veterans by Education

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61.4%

Labor Force Participation

54.7%

Employment Rate

10.8%

Unemployment Rate

La Marque Employment by Age

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La Marque Employment by Race

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La Marque 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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70.61%

Born in La Marque

92.60%

Native Born

7.40%

Foreign Born

4.32%

Non Citizen

3.08%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.60% of La Marque residents were born in the United States, with 70.61% having been born in Texas. 4.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

La Marque Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202118,3475142.88%
202017,8335142.97%
201917,3195143.06%
201816,805660.39%
201716,7393602.20%
201616,3795843.70%
201515,7953362.17%
201415,4593192.11%
201315,1402161.45%
201214,9242511.71%
201114,6731050.72%
201014,5688860.63%
200013,682-438-0.31%
199014,120-1,252-0.85%
198015,372-759-0.48%
197016,1312,1621.45%
196013,9690.00%

La Marque Population by Year