La Porte, Texas Population 2022

34,244
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La Porte is a city located in Harris County Texas. La Porte has a 2020 population of 34,244. La Porte is currently declining at a rate of -0.71% annually but its population has increased by 1.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 33,871 in 2010.

The average household income in La Porte is $89,974 with a poverty rate of 10.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,124 per month, and the median house value is $158,500. The median age in La Porte is 37.9 years, 36.8 years for males, and 39 years for females.

La Porte Demographics

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

  • White: 74.95%
  • Black or African American: 9.25%
  • Two or more races: 8.81%
  • Other race: 5.05%
  • Asian: 1.01%
  • Native American: 0.94%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of La Porte, Texas is 34,244 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 34,244.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 33,871.

La Porte, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White26,48674.95%
Black or African American3,2689.25%
American Indian and Alaska Native3320.94%
Asian3581.01%
Some Other Race1,7845.05%
Two or More Races3,1128.81%
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La Porte Population by Race

La Porte Population Pyramid 2022

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La Porte Median Age

36.5


Total

35


Male

38.3


Female

La Porte Adults

There are 26,592 adults, (4,335 of whom are seniors) in La Porte.

La Porte Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

La Porte Sex Ratio

Female

18,311

51.81%

Male

17,029

48.19%

La Porte Population by Age

La Porte Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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La Porte Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.1%12.9%
All71.6%28.4%
Non Family54.4%45.6%
Female54.1%45.9%
Male53.3%46.7%

71.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

La Porte Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,3422.8671.6
Married6,5263.3687.1
Male6923.8353.3
Female1,9303.554.1
Non Family3,1941.2354.4

3.32

Average Family Size

2.86

Average Household Size

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La Porte Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2345.20%
9th to 12th Grade1,6356.89%
High School Graduate7,76932.75%
Some College6,72828.36%
Associates Degree2,51810.61%
Bachelors Degree2,58310.89%
Graduate Degree1,2575.30%
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La Porte Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

La Porte Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian25624080
Black2,2351,647495
White13,82613,0652,511
Hispanic7,1015,392710
2+ Races1,1241,090107
Other Race1,125774106
Native American1541477

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 96.98%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 31.25%.

La Porte Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,161$54,449$41,049
Less Than 9th Grade$37,655$43,750$16,892
High School Graduate$42,318$52,679$30,286
Some College$49,033$60,061$40,451
Bachelors Degree$59,802$65,804$58,157
Graduate Degree$66,168$49,859$67,467

$48,161

Average Earnings

$54,449

Average Male

$41,049

Average Female

La Porte Earnings by Educational Attainment

La Porte Language by Age

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La Porte Language

78.32% of La Porte residents speak only English, while 21.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.09% of the population.

La Porte Language

La Porte Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian35812133.80%
Native3324112.35%
Hispanic12,9311,47811.43%
White18,0621,81610.05%
Black3,2681855.66%
Other571NaN%
Multiple3,1122718.71%

10.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.35%

Male Poverty Rate

12.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in La Porte

The race most likely to be in poverty in La Porte is Asian, with 33.80% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in La Porte is Multiple, with 8.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.61%.

La Porte Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade10.11%
High School12.33%
Some College5.45%
Bachelors or Greater5.78%

La Porte Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.12%
Male Unemployed15.35%
Female Employed7.49%
Female Unemployed17.74%

La Porte Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

La Porte Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$75,810$108,304
Families$87,440$123,785
Married Families$103,391-
Non Families$44,387$55,350
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Income by Household Type

La Porte Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

47.2%

Female Marriage Rate

La Porte Married by Age and Sex

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La Porte Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

La Porte Marital Status by Race

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La Porte Marital Status

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2,148

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War446
First Gulf War459
Vietnam719
Korea139
World War II

La Porte Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34129
35 to 54882
55 to 64287
65 to 74467
75+383

La Porte Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8558.87%
Black1134.54%
Other Race826.39%
2+ Races987.30%
Hispanic3383.96%

La Porte Veterans by Race

La Porte Veterans by Education

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4.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

La Porte Veterans by Education

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65.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

La Porte Employment by Age

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La Porte Employment by Race

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La Porte 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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67.85%

Born in La Porte

91.23%

Native Born

8.77%

Foreign Born

4.35%

Non Citizen

4.42%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.23% of La Porte residents were born in the United States, with 67.85% having been born in Texas. 4.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

La Porte Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19403,0720.00%
19504,4291,3573.73%
19604,512830.19%
19707,1492,6374.71%
198014,0626,9137.00%
199027,91013,8487.10%
200031,8803,9701.34%
201033,8711,9910.61%
201134,1833120.92%
201234,5503671.07%
201334,8252750.80%
201435,1863611.04%
201535,3391530.43%
201635,397580.16%
201735,373-24-0.07%
201835,220-153-0.43%
201934,976-244-0.69%
202034,732-244-0.70%
202134,488-244-0.70%
202234,244-244-0.71%

La Porte Population by Year