Luling, Texas Population 2021

5,703
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Luling is a city located in Caldwell County Texas. With a 2020 population of 5,703, it is the 333rd largest city in Texas and the 4415th largest city in the United States . Luling is currently declining at a rate of -1.43% annually but its population has increased by 5.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,411 in 2010. Luling reached it's highest population of 5,970 in 1930. Spanning over 6 miles, Luling has a population density of 1,035 people per square mile.

The average household income in Luling is $61,732 with a poverty rate of 33.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $717 per month, and the median house value is $120,800. The median age in Luling is 40.7 years, 38.9 years for males, and 41.3 years for females.

Luling Demographics

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

  • White: 69.16%
  • Other race: 21.30%
  • Black or African American: 8.03%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.81%
  • Asian: 0.39%
  • Two or more races: 0.31%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Luling, Texas is 5,703 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,952.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,411.

Luling, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,03269.16%
Some Other Race1,24221.30%
Black or African American4688.03%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander470.81%
Asian230.39%
Two or More Races180.31%
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Luling Population by Race

Luling Population Pyramid $2021

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Luling Median Age

40.7


Total

38.9


Male

41.3


Female

Luling Adults

There are 4,457 adults, (1,048 of whom are seniors) in Luling.

Luling Age Dependency

71

Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Luling Sex Ratio

Female

3,119

53.50%

Male

2,711

46.50%

Luling Population by Age

Luling Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Luling Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family62.7%37.3%
Married61.3%38.7%
All55.9%44.1%
Male53.8%46.2%
Female38%62%

55.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Luling Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1362.6455.9
Married1,1752.8461.3
Female5023.2438
Non Family3941.2562.7
Male652.7253.8

2.84

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

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Luling Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade44410.96%
9th to 12th Grade49312.17%
High School Graduate1,56838.72%
Some College90022.22%
Associates Degree1944.79%
Bachelors Degree3358.27%
Graduate Degree1162.86%
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Luling Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Luling Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,8841,602399
Hispanic1,8111,17029
Other Race76046123
Black285271
Islander4747
Asian232323
2+ Races18

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%.

Luling Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,349$30,134$27,160
Less Than 9th Grade$20,125$20,555$
High School Graduate$56,218$57,257$
Some College$28,786$29,214$26,563
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$31,033$31,359$

$29,349

Average Earnings

$30,134

Average Male

$27,160

Average Female

Luling Earnings by Educational Attainment

Luling Language by Age

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Luling Language

67.80% of Luling residents speak only English, while 32.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 32.20% of the population.

Luling Language

Luling Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,8451,12439.51%
Other1,24262150.00%
White2,25457525.51%
Black45418240.09%
Multiple1818100.00%

33.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.16%

Male Poverty Rate

41.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Luling

The race most likely to be in poverty in Luling is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Luling is White, with 25.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.14%.

Luling Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade45.01%
High School17.29%
Some College17.02%
Bachelors or Greater3.33%

Luling Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed55.56%
Male Employed14.27%
Female Employed13.63%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Luling Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Luling Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,919$61,732
Families$53,832$66,498
Married Families$63,803-
Non Families$26,520$30,988
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Income by Household Type

Luling Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.0%

Male Marriage Rate

45.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Luling Married by Age and Sex

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Luling 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 20-34.

Luling Marital Status by Race

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Luling Marital Status

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274

Number of Veterans

230

Male Veterans

44

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam196
First Gulf War81
Korea46
Second Gulf War32
World War II

Luling Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+127
65 to 74115
35 to 5432
55 to 64
18 to 34

Luling Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2748.55%
Hispanic201.02%

Luling Veterans by Race

Luling Veterans by Education

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12.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Luling Veterans by Education

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53.5%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Luling Employment by Age

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Luling Employment by Race

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Luling 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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75.56%

Born in Luling

90.19%

Native Born

9.81%

Foreign Born

8.97%

Non Citizen

0.84%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.19% of Luling residents were born in the United States, with 75.56% having been born in Texas. 8.97% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Luling Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,703-83-1.43%
20205,786-83-1.41%
20195,869-83-1.39%
20185,952400.68%
20175,912971.67%
20165,8151121.96%
20155,703450.80%
20145,658540.96%
20135,604731.32%
20125,531240.44%
20115,5071041.92%
20105,4033230.62%
20005,0804190.86%
19904,661-378-0.78%
19805,0393200.66%
19704,7193070.67%
19604,4121150.26%
19504,297-140-0.32%
19404,437-1,533-2.92%
19305,9700.00%

Luling Population by Year