Levelland, Texas Population 2022

12,474
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Levelland is a city located in Hockley County Texas. Levelland has a 2020 population of 12,474. It is also the county seat of Hockley County. Levelland is currently declining at a rate of -0.71% annually and its population has decreased by -1.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,652 in 2010.

The average household income in Levelland is $61,479 with a poverty rate of 17.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $640 per month, and the median house value is $100,500. The median age in Levelland is 32.9 years, 30.8 years for males, and 35.4 years for females.

Levelland Demographics

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

  • White: 77.69%
  • Two or more races: 8.60%
  • Other race: 7.75%
  • Black or African American: 4.89%
  • Asian: 0.49%
  • Native American: 0.43%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.14%
The current population of Levelland, Texas is 12,474 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 12,652.

Levelland, Texas Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201022,8530.00%
201122,931780.34%
201223,0741430.62%
201323,4083341.43%
201423,463550.23%
201523,310-153-0.66%
201623,043-267-1.16%
201722,977-66-0.29%
201822,971-6-0.03%
201923,021500.22%
202023,071500.22%
202123,121500.22%

Levelland Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,54077.69%
Black or African American6634.89%
American Indian and Alaska Native580.43%
Asian670.49%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander190.14%
Some Other Race1,0527.75%
Two or More Races1,1678.60%
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Levelland Population by Race

Levelland Population Pyramid 2022

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Levelland Median Age

32.9


Total

30.9


Male

35.4


Female

Levelland Adults

There are 10,201 adults, (1,870 of whom are seniors) in Levelland.

Levelland Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Levelland Sex Ratio

Female

6,727

49.59%

Male

6,839

50.41%

Levelland Population by Age

Levelland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Levelland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.2%18.8%
All69.1%30.9%
Non Family59.5%40.5%
Female55.9%44.1%
Male36.8%63.2%

69.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Levelland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8802.6369.1
Married2,4663.5881.2
Male2012.4436.8
Female578355.9
Non Family1,6351.0959.5

3.35

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

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Levelland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,25414.81%
9th to 12th Grade1,06512.58%
High School Graduate2,18425.80%
Some College1,92022.68%
Associates Degree8329.83%
Bachelors Degree8109.57%
Graduate Degree4014.74%
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Levelland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Levelland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian222222
White3,8563,446865
Native American49457
Black42336236
Hispanic3,9702,137281
2+ Races5613212
Islander1919
Other Race496313

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Levelland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,577$41,113$28,348
Less Than 9th Grade$28,872$38,060$15,267
High School Graduate$34,219$43,252$16,044
Some College$32,523$40,637$29,651
Bachelors Degree$42,278$53,889$40,000
Graduate Degree$65,804$70,417$61,083

$34,577

Average Earnings

$41,113

Average Male

$28,348

Average Female

Levelland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Levelland Language by Age

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Levelland Language

64.66% of Levelland residents speak only English, while 35.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 33.92% of the population.

Levelland Language

Levelland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black56322439.79%
Multiple1,13924221.25%
Hispanic7,2151,49420.71%
White4,7144629.80%
Other366NaN%

17.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.45%

Male Poverty Rate

21.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Levelland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Levelland is Black, with 39.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Levelland is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.09%.

Levelland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.75%
High School13.41%
Some College6.98%
Bachelors or Greater1.22%

Levelland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.10%
Male Unemployed29.21%
Female Employed12.40%
Female Unemployed39.86%

Levelland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Levelland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,196$61,242
Families$56,166$71,534
Married Families$69,318-
Non Families$24,844$39,168
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Income by Household Type

Levelland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.6%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Levelland Married by Age and Sex

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Levelland 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 45-54.

Levelland Marital Status by Race

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Levelland Marital Status

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583

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War89
First Gulf War125
Vietnam159
Korea62
World War II37

Levelland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3460
35 to 54115
55 to 6491
65 to 74162
75+155

Levelland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5326.56%
Black132.34%
Asian614.63%
Other Race324.84%
Hispanic901.78%

Levelland Veterans by Race

Levelland Veterans by Education

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8.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Levelland Veterans by Education

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61.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Levelland Employment by Age

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Levelland Employment by Race

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Levelland 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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72.22%

Born in Levelland

88.08%

Native Born

11.92%

Foreign Born

8.33%

Non Citizen

3.59%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.08% of Levelland residents were born in the United States, with 72.22% having been born in Texas. 8.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Levelland Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19403,0910.00%
19508,2645,17310.33%
196010,1531,8892.08%
197011,4451,2921.21%
198013,8092,3641.90%
199013,9861770.13%
200012,866-1,120-0.83%
201013,5426760.51%
201113,453-89-0.66%
201213,364-89-0.66%
201313,275-89-0.67%
201413,186-89-0.67%
201513,097-89-0.67%
201613,008-89-0.68%
201712,919-89-0.68%
201812,830-89-0.69%
201912,741-89-0.69%
202012,652-89-0.70%
202112,563-89-0.70%
202212,474-89-0.71%

Levelland Population by Year