Lucas, Texas Population 2020

8,477

Lucas is a city located in Texas. With a 2020 population of 8,477, it is the 265th largest city in Texas and the 3460th largest city in the United States. Lucas is currently growing at a rate of 3.18% annually and its population has increased by 64.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,166 in 2010. Spanning over 16 miles, Lucas has a population density of 552 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lucas is $232,344 with a poverty rate of 4.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,855 per month, and the median house value is $576,700. The median age in Lucas is 40.3 years, 43.1 years for males, and 38.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.9 males.

Lucas Demographics

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

  • White: 87.16%
  • Other race: 4.68%
  • Black or African American: 3.10%
  • Asian: 2.67%
  • Two or more races: 1.76%
  • Native American: 0.62%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lucas, Texas is 8,477, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,955.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,166.

Lucas, Texas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,29087.16%
Some Other Race3384.68%
Black or African American2243.10%
Asian1932.67%
Two or More Races1271.76%
American Indian and Alaska Native450.62%

Lucas Population Pyramid 2020

Lucas Median Age

40.3


Total

43.1


Male

38.8


Female

Lucas Adults

There are 4,968 adults, (707 of whom are seniors) in Lucas.

Lucas Age Dependency

69.4

Age Dependency Ratio

16.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lucas Sex Ratio

Female

3,628

50.27%

Male

3,589

49.73%

Lucas Households and Families

Lucas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lucas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married98.1%1.9%
All96.4%3.6%
Non Family90.6%9.4%
Female77.9%22.1%

96.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0023.696.4
Married1,6913.8498.1
Non Family1711.1690.6
Female1133.7777.9
Male273.11100

3.8

Average Family Size

3.6

Average Household Size

1.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lucas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade841.86%
9th to 12th Grade801.77%
High School Graduate66314.67%
Some College1,05223.28%
Associates Degree3197.06%
Bachelors Degree1,66936.93%
Graduate Degree65214.43%

Lucas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,8343,7502,030
Hispanic380300137
Other Race16812148
Black13113158
Asian12712789
Multiple Races29297
Native American2727

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 70.08%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$59,560$106,893$39,375
Less Than High School$73,917$74,524$
High School Grad$20,903$30,179$
Some College$47,034$50,720$34,079
Bachelors Degree$105,693$145,083$41,818
Graduate Degree$193,750$194,728$

$59,560

Average Earnings

$106,893

Average Male

$39,375

Average Female

Lucas Language

Lucas Language by Age

Lucas Language

89.63% of Lucas residents speak only English, while 10.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.38% of the population.

Lucas Poverty

Lucas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,9153175.36%
Hispanic74420.27%

4.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.71%

Male Poverty Rate

5.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lucas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lucas is White, with 5.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lucas is Hispanic, with 0.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.21%.

Name Poverty
High School15.38%
Some College4.60%
Bachelors or Greater2.15%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed37.50%
Female Employed2.90%
Male Employed2.33%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Lucas Income

Lucas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$173,750$232,344
Families$176,555$237,971
Married Families$186,164-
Non Families$131,797$168,127

Lucas Marital Status

Lucas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

67.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.6%

Male Marriage Rate

67.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Lucas Married by Age and Sex

Lucas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lucas Marital Status by Race

Lucas Veterans

304

Number of Veterans

267

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War131
Vietnam87
Second Gulf War48
Korea21
World War II8
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5491
75+76
55 to 6464
65 to 7438
18 to 3435
Name Veterans % of Total
White2846.50%
Black2011.63%
Hispanic153.16%

$Lucas Veterans by Education

8.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lucas Employment Status

70.3%

Labor Force Participation

67.3%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Lucas Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

56.19%

Born in Texas

94.89%

Native Born

5.11%

Foreign Born

2.42%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.89% of Lucas residents were born in the United States, with 56.19% having been born in Texas. 2.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20208,4772613.18%
20198,2162613.28%
20187,9554526.02%
20177,5032613.60%
20167,2423314.79%
20156,9113355.09%
20146,5763605.79%
20136,2162584.33%
20125,9583496.22%
20115,6093196.03%
20105,2902,4006.23%
20002,8900.00%