Live Oak, Texas Population 2021

17,749
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Live Oak is a city located in Texas. With a 2020 population of 17,749, it is the 159th largest city in Texas and the 2048th largest city in the United States . Live Oak is currently growing at a rate of 3.65% annually and its population has increased by 35.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,131 in 2010. Live Oak reached it's highest population of 17,749 in 2021. Spanning over 5 miles, Live Oak has a population density of 3,732 people per square mile.

The average household income in Live Oak is $78,082 with a poverty rate of 11.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,133 per month, and the median house value is $151,200. The median age in Live Oak is 35.1 years, 35.1 years for males, and 35 years for females.

Live Oak Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Live Oak was:

  • White: 66.99%
  • Black or African American: 14.85%
  • Two or more races: 8.40%
  • Asian: 5.00%
  • Other race: 3.87%
  • Native American: 0.83%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
The current population of Live Oak, Texas is 17,749 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,874.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,131.

Live Oak, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,62166.99%
Black or African American2,35514.85%
Two or More Races1,3328.40%
Asian7935.00%
Some Other Race6143.87%
American Indian and Alaska Native1310.83%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.06%
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Live Oak Population by Race

Live Oak Population Pyramid $2021

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Live Oak Median Age

35.1


Total

35.1


Male

35


Female

Live Oak Adults

There are 11,806 adults, (2,032 of whom are seniors) in Live Oak.

Live Oak Age Dependency

62.2

Age Dependency Ratio

20.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Live Oak Sex Ratio

Female

8,221

51.85%

Male

7,634

48.15%

Live Oak Population by Age

Live Oak Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Live Oak Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.5%32.5%
All56.1%43.9%
Non Family51.4%48.6%
Female46.3%53.7%
Male29.6%70.4%

56.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Live Oak Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,9882.6556.1
Non Family2,5321.1751.4
Married2,3923.5167.5
Female7804.3446.3
Male2843.8629.6

3.59

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

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Live Oak Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4924.71%
9th to 12th Grade3403.26%
High School Graduate2,85827.38%
Some College2,99828.72%
Associates Degree9709.29%
Bachelors Degree1,68216.11%
Graduate Degree1,09810.52%
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Live Oak Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Live Oak Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,5744,3541,230
Hispanic3,4313,032768
Black1,4901,446484
2+ Races674656161
Asian527376233
Other Race406365188
Native American104104
Islander99

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 other race people with a rate of 46.31%.

Live Oak Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,162$46,074$35,531
Less Than 9th Grade$25,302$$22,582
High School Graduate$31,638$40,032$23,893
Some College$36,274$46,076$28,158
Bachelors Degree$50,673$55,363$43,654
Graduate Degree$57,931$48,542$58,944

$40,162

Average Earnings

$46,074

Average Male

$35,531

Average Female

Live Oak Earnings by Educational Attainment

Live Oak Language by Age

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Live Oak Language

76.14% of Live Oak residents speak only English, while 23.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.14% of the population.

Live Oak Language

Live Oak Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,30069613.13%
Black2,35561726.20%
White6,6414997.51%
Other61416026.06%
Multiple1,332997.43%
Asian773516.60%

11.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.54%

Male Poverty Rate

12.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Live Oak

The race most likely to be in poverty in Live Oak is Black, with 26.20% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Live Oak is Asian, with 6.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.77%.

Live Oak Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School13.23%
Some College9.83%
Less Than 9th Grade8.89%
Bachelors or Greater2.09%

Live Oak Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed39.92%
Male Unemployed21.83%
Female Employed7.25%
Male Employed3.01%

Live Oak Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Live Oak Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,294$78,082
Families$71,563$78,922
Married Families$83,811-
Non Families$49,944$74,161
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Income by Household Type

Live Oak Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.9%

Male Marriage Rate

42.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Live Oak Married by Age and Sex

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Live Oak 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 35-44.

Live Oak Marital Status by Race

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Live Oak Marital Status

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1,853

Number of Veterans

1,515

Male Veterans

338

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam747
First Gulf War717
Second Gulf War629
Korea92
World War II80

Live Oak Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74623
35 to 54464
55 to 64362
75+249
18 to 34155

Live Oak Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,23715.53%
Hispanic3909.68%
Black36124.08%
Other Race9918.64%
2+ Races8810.27%
Native American3129.81%
Asian284.68%
Islander9100.00%

Live Oak Veterans by Race

Live Oak Veterans by Education

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7.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Live Oak Veterans by Education

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67.4%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Live Oak Employment by Age

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Live Oak Employment by Race

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Live Oak 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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55.33%

Born in Live Oak

90.23%

Native Born

9.77%

Foreign Born

4.16%

Non Citizen

5.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.23% of Live Oak residents were born in the United States, with 55.33% having been born in Texas. 4.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Live Oak Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202117,7496253.65%
202017,1246253.79%
201916,4996253.94%
201815,874330.21%
201715,841980.62%
201615,7434202.74%
201515,3232011.33%
201415,1223492.36%
201314,7735523.88%
201214,2214813.50%
201113,7405083.84%
201013,2324,0763.75%
20009,156-867-0.90%
199010,0231,8402.05%
19808,1835,40411.40%
19702,7790.00%

Live Oak Population by Year