Levelland, Texas Population 2021

13,504
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Levelland is a city located in Hockley County Texas. It is also the county seat of Hockley County. With a 2020 population of 13,504, it is the 200th largest city in Texas and the 2487th largest city in the United States . Levelland is currently growing at a rate of 0.01% annually but its population has decreased by -0.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,542 in 2010. Levelland reached it's highest population of 13,986 in 1990. Spanning over 10 miles, Levelland has a population density of 1,323 people per square mile.

The average household income in Levelland is $61,479 with a poverty rate of 16.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $663 per month, and the median house value is $98,300. 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 Levelland was:

  • White: 84.66%
  • Other race: 7.04%
  • Black or African American: 4.48%
  • Two or more races: 2.73%
  • Native American: 0.51%
  • Asian: 0.43%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.15%
The current population of Levelland, Texas is 13,504 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,501.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,542.

Levelland, Texas Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

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

Levelland Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,51084.66%
Some Other Race9577.04%
Black or African American6094.48%
Two or More Races3712.73%
American Indian and Alaska Native690.51%
Asian590.43%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander210.15%
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Levelland Population by Race

Levelland Population Pyramid $2021

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Levelland Median Age

32.9


Total

30.8


Male

35.4


Female

Levelland Adults

There are 10,175 adults, (1,912 of whom are seniors) in Levelland.

Levelland Age Dependency

64.5

Age Dependency Ratio

23.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Levelland Sex Ratio

Female

6,851

50.39%

Male

6,745

49.61%

Levelland Population by Age

Levelland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Levelland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81%19%
All66.2%33.8%
Female53.7%46.3%
Non Family52.6%47.4%
Male36.1%63.9%

66.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Levelland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8552.6566.2
Married2,4623.4881
Non Family1,5971.1152.6
Female5333.1353.7
Male2633.236.1

3.33

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

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Levelland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,18514.13%
9th to 12th Grade99011.80%
High School Graduate2,17225.89%
Some College1,73020.62%
Associates Degree1,02712.24%
Bachelors Degree8259.84%
Graduate Degree4595.47%
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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
White3,9503,567945
Hispanic3,8782,142276
Other Race48528828
Black40035738
2+ Races143106
Native American50467
Islander2121
Asian181818

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$33,422$40,493$26,618
Less Than 9th Grade$29,614$35,432$15,625
High School Graduate$32,750$43,217$16,070
Some College$31,425$40,568$28,149
Bachelors Degree$42,520$42,045$42,762
Graduate Degree$65,625$69,545$61,583

$33,422

Average Earnings

$40,493

Average Male

$26,618

Average Female

Levelland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Levelland Language by Age

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Levelland Language

64.16% of Levelland residents speak only English, while 35.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 34.27% of the population.

Levelland Language

Levelland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic7,1191,47120.66%
White4,9314649.41%
Other93625927.67%
Black50919137.52%
Multiple36214740.61%

16.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.26%

Male Poverty Rate

20.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Levelland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Levelland is Multiple, with 40.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Levelland is White, with 9.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.92%.

Levelland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.72%
High School10.91%
Some College9.93%
Bachelors or Greater0.89%

Levelland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed36.26%
Male Unemployed30.62%
Female Employed11.50%
Male Employed6.25%

Levelland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Levelland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,473$61,479
Families$54,754$72,783
Married Families$66,786-
Non Families$24,583$36,242
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Income by Household Type

Levelland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

49.4%

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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619

Number of Veterans

589

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam187
First Gulf War150
Second Gulf War101
World War II48
Korea45

Levelland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+169
65 to 74142
35 to 54141
55 to 6494
18 to 3473

Levelland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5476.27%
Hispanic1232.47%
Other Race518.06%
Black163.33%
Asian513.51%

Levelland Veterans by Race

Levelland Veterans by Education

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7.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Levelland Veterans by Education

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62.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

8%

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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71.33%

Born in Levelland

88.77%

Native Born

11.23%

Foreign Born

7.56%

Non Citizen

3.67%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.77% of Levelland residents were born in the United States, with 71.33% having been born in Texas. 7.56% 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

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202113,50410.01%
202013,50310.01%
201913,50210.01%
201813,501-39-0.29%
201713,540-77-0.57%
201613,617-199-1.44%
201513,816-72-0.52%
201413,888620.45%
201313,8261821.33%
201213,644870.64%
201113,557490.36%
201013,5086420.49%
200012,866-1,120-0.83%
199013,9861770.13%
198013,8092,3641.90%
197011,4451,2921.21%
196010,1531,8892.08%
19508,2645,17310.33%
19403,0910.00%

Levelland Population by Year