Muleshoe is a city located in Bailey County Texas. It is also the county seat of Bailey County. With a 2020 population of 4,989, it is the 365th largest city in Texas and the 4776th largest city in the United States . Muleshoe is currently declining at a rate of -0.30% annually and its population has decreased by -3.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,158 in 2010. Muleshoe reached it's highest population of 5,192 in 2015. Spanning over 3 miles, Muleshoe has a population density of 1,454 people per square mile.
The average household income in Muleshoe is $63,453 with a poverty rate of 7.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $691 per month, and the median house value is $67,000. The median age in Muleshoe is 31 years, 31.4 years for males, and 30.2 years for females.