Mount Pleasant, Texas Population 2022

16,143
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Mount Pleasant is a city located in Titus County Texas. Mount Pleasant has a 2020 population of 16,143. It is also the county seat of Titus County. Mount Pleasant is currently growing at a rate of 0.30% annually and its population has increased by 0.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,047 in 2010.

The average household income in Mount Pleasant is $58,582 with a poverty rate of 14.73%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $718 per month, and the median house value is $101,500. The median age in Mount Pleasant is 32.2 years, 28.8 years for males, and 34.8 years for females.

Mount Pleasant Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mount Pleasantwas:

  • White: 66.76%
  • Black or African American: 13.82%
  • Other race: 11.80%
  • Two or more races: 6.06%
  • Asian: 1.24%
  • Native American: 0.32%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Mount Pleasant, Texas is 16,143 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 16,047.

Mount Pleasant, Texas Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201044,8170.00%
201144,874570.13%
201245,0992250.50%
201345,049-50-0.11%
201445,1591100.24%
201545,3251660.37%
201645,234-91-0.20%
201745,4642300.51%
201845,7262620.57%
201945,8441180.26%
202045,9621180.26%
202146,0801180.26%

Mount Pleasant Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,38866.76%
Black or African American2,35813.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native550.32%
Asian2121.24%
Some Other Race2,01211.80%
Two or More Races1,0336.06%
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Mount Pleasant Population by Race

Mount Pleasant Population Pyramid 2022

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Mount Pleasant Median Age

29.5


Total

27.2


Male

31.6


Female

Mount Pleasant Adults

There are 11,606 adults, (1,861 of whom are seniors) in Mount Pleasant.

Mount Pleasant Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Mount Pleasant Sex Ratio

Female

8,620

50.53%

Male

8,438

49.47%

Mount Pleasant Population by Age

Mount Pleasant Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mount Pleasant Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73%27%
All52.8%47.2%
Male46.5%53.5%
Female43.4%56.6%
Non Family27.4%72.6%

52.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mount Pleasant Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,5533.0352.8
Married2,6223.9473
Male3912.5846.5
Female8833.9343.4
Non Family1,6571.2327.4

3.74

Average Family Size

3.03

Average Household Size

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Mount Pleasant Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,18712.43%
9th to 12th Grade1,04310.92%
High School Graduate3,39435.55%
Some College1,66117.40%
Associates Degree6717.03%
Bachelors Degree98510.32%
Graduate Degree6066.35%
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Mount Pleasant Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mount Pleasant Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,6823,2761,125
Asian14911539
2+ Races43130361
Black1,4591,351197
Other Race1,00259565
Hispanic4,1012,433169
Native American3323

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 92.60%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 30.55%.

Mount Pleasant Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,104$40,393$22,919
Less Than 9th Grade$29,741$37,254$17,382
High School Graduate$26,732$31,993$21,329
Some College$31,875$42,237$27,500
Bachelors Degree$46,393$57,757$41,707
Graduate Degree$58,750$61,875$

$31,104

Average Earnings

$40,393

Average Male

$22,919

Average Female

Mount Pleasant Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mount Pleasant Language by Age

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Mount Pleasant Language

52.19% of Mount Pleasant residents speak only English, while 47.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 46.38% of the population.

Mount Pleasant Language

Mount Pleasant Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple1,03319018.39%
Black2,31337716.30%
Hispanic8,7031,30815.03%
White5,22772913.95%
Native55712.73%
Asian196178.67%
Other326NaN%

14.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.00%

Male Poverty Rate

18.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mount Pleasant

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mount Pleasant is Multiple, with 18.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mount Pleasant is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.83%.

Mount Pleasant Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.22%
High School12.74%
Some College11.30%
Bachelors or Greater8.84%

Mount Pleasant Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.02%
Male Unemployed41.11%
Female Employed12.55%
Female Unemployed15.93%

Mount Pleasant Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mount Pleasant Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,879$58,438
Families$58,347$66,836
Married Families$68,574-
Non Families$27,259$36,089
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Income by Household Type

Mount Pleasant Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.5%

Male Marriage Rate

42.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Mount Pleasant Married by Age and Sex

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Mount Pleasant 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 35-44.

Mount Pleasant Marital Status by Race

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Mount Pleasant Marital Status

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517

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War79
First Gulf War72
Vietnam185
Korea71
World War II3

Mount Pleasant Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3460
35 to 5498
55 to 6496
65 to 74128
75+135

Mount Pleasant Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3774.80%
Black1217.29%
Other Race50.36%
2+ Races142.72%
Hispanic601.13%

Mount Pleasant Veterans by Race

Mount Pleasant Veterans by Education

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5.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mount Pleasant Veterans by Education

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64.7%

Labor Force Participation

62.3%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Mount Pleasant Employment by Age

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Mount Pleasant Employment by Race

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Mount Pleasant 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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63.74%

Born in Mount Pleasant

76.53%

Native Born

23.47%

Foreign Born

17.36%

Non Citizen

6.11%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

76.53% of Mount Pleasant residents were born in the United States, with 63.74% having been born in Texas. 17.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Mount Pleasant Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19103,1370.00%
19204,0999622.71%
19303,541-558-1.45%
19404,5289872.49%
19506,3421,8143.43%
19608,0271,6852.38%
19708,8778501.01%
198011,0032,1262.17%
199012,2911,2881.11%
200013,9351,6441.26%
201015,5641,6291.11%
201115,612480.31%
201215,660480.31%
201315,708480.31%
201415,756480.31%
201515,804480.30%
201615,852480.30%
201715,900480.30%
201815,948480.30%
201915,996480.30%
202016,047510.32%
202116,095480.30%
202216,143480.30%

Mount Pleasant Population by Year