Memphis, Texas Population 2021

1,926
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Memphis is a city located in Hall County Texas. It is also the county seat of Hall County. With a 2020 population of 1,926, it is the 617th largest city in Texas and the 7748th largest city in the United States . Memphis is currently declining at a rate of -2.18% annually and its population has decreased by -15.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,290 in 2010. Memphis reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Memphis has a population density of 858 people per square mile.

The average household income in Memphis is $45,881 with a poverty rate of 27.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $517 per month, and the median house value is $51,700. The median age in Memphis is 42.2 years, 37.6 years for males, and 43 years for females.

Memphis Demographics

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

  • White: 75.67%
  • Other race: 13.45%
  • Black or African American: 5.42%
  • Two or more races: 4.20%
  • Native American: 0.90%
  • Asian: 0.36%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Memphis, Texas is 1,926 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,012.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,290.

Memphis, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,67675.67%
Some Other Race29813.45%
Black or African American1205.42%
Two or More Races934.20%
American Indian and Alaska Native200.90%
Asian80.36%
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Memphis Population by Race

Memphis Population Pyramid $2021

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Memphis Median Age

42.2


Total

37.6


Male

43


Female

Memphis Adults

There are 1,679 adults, (428 of whom are seniors) in Memphis.

Memphis Age Dependency

77.1

Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Memphis Sex Ratio

Female

1,118

50.47%

Male

1,097

49.53%

Memphis Population by Age

Memphis Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Memphis Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family47.9%52.1%
Female55.1%44.9%
All62.7%37.3%
Married75.1%24.9%
Male100%0%

62.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Memphis Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8892.4362.7
Married4063.1975.1
Non Family3261.0547.9
Female1363.5455.1
Male211.9100

3.15

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Memphis Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade17211.56%
9th to 12th Grade17211.56%
High School Graduate43028.90%
Some College37825.40%
Associates Degree1379.21%
Bachelors Degree1187.93%
Graduate Degree815.44%
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Memphis Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Memphis Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White879787158
Hispanic46823914
Other Race14287
Black83606
2+ Races464621
Native American2020
Asian88

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 2+ races people with a rate of 45.65%.

Memphis Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,697$21,500$25,217
Less Than 9th Grade$11,638$11,500$11,711
High School Graduate$20,972$23,500$14,417
Some College$27,137$32,292$26,413
Bachelors Degree$40,313$42,708$33,750
Graduate Degree$45,208$$50,750

$22,697

Average Earnings

$21,500

Average Male

$25,217

Average Female

Memphis Earnings by Educational Attainment

Memphis Language by Age

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Memphis Language

66.87% of Memphis residents speak only English, while 33.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 32.42% of the population.

Memphis Language

Memphis Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic83928934.45%
White1,12821519.06%
Black1197361.34%
Other2926823.29%
Multiple901011.11%

27.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.61%

Male Poverty Rate

27.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Memphis

The race most likely to be in poverty in Memphis is Black, with 61.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Memphis is Multiple, with 11.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.52%.

Memphis Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.42%
High School29.48%
Some College10.06%
Bachelors or Greater6.32%

Memphis Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed30.00%
Male Employed20.00%
Female Employed17.65%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Memphis Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Memphis Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,079$45,881
Families$40,592$52,560
Married Families$44,479-
Non Families$20,750$31,917
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Income by Household Type

Memphis Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

46.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Memphis Married by Age and Sex

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Memphis 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.

Memphis Marital Status by Race

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Memphis Marital Status

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94

Number of Veterans

77

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam37
World War II10
Korea9
Second Gulf War7
First Gulf War2

Memphis Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+40
65 to 7427
55 to 6418
18 to 347
35 to 542

Memphis Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White947.08%
Hispanic20.36%

Memphis Veterans by Race

Memphis Veterans by Education

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11.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Memphis Veterans by Education

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54.9%

Labor Force Participation

47.9%

Employment Rate

12.7%

Unemployment Rate

Memphis Employment by Age

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Memphis Employment by Race

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Memphis 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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73.05%

Born in Memphis

88.26%

Native Born

11.74%

Foreign Born

10.29%

Non Citizen

1.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.26% of Memphis residents were born in the United States, with 73.05% having been born in Texas. 10.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Memphis Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,926-43-2.18%
20201,969-43-2.14%
20192,012-43-2.09%
20182,055-14-0.68%
20172,069-50-2.36%
20162,119120.57%
20152,107110.52%
20142,096-59-2.74%
20132,155-72-3.23%
20122,227-32-1.42%
20112,259-35-1.53%
20102,2940.00%

Memphis Population by Year