Nacogdoches, Texas Population 2021

32,717
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Nacogdoches is a city located in Nacogdoches County Texas. It is also the county seat of Nacogdoches County. With a 2020 population of 32,717, it is the 103rd largest city in Texas and the 1202nd largest city in the United States . Nacogdoches is currently declining at a rate of -0.24% annually and its population has decreased by -0.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 32,996 in 2010. Nacogdoches reached it's highest population of 33,692 in 2011. Spanning over 28 miles, Nacogdoches has a population density of 1,186 people per square mile.

The average household income in Nacogdoches is $58,069 with a poverty rate of 30.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $771 per month, and the median house value is $149,900. The median age in Nacogdoches is 24.4 years, 24.6 years for males, and 24.3 years for females.

Nacogdoches Demographics

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

  • White: 67.61%
  • Black or African American: 26.46%
  • Asian: 2.76%
  • Two or more races: 1.67%
  • Other race: 0.87%
  • Native American: 0.59%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
The current population of Nacogdoches, Texas is 32,717 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 32,957.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 32,996.

Nacogdoches, Texas Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202165,290430.07%
202065,247430.07%
201965,204430.07%
201865,161-156-0.24%
201765,317-232-0.36%
201665,549870.13%
201565,4622220.34%
201465,240470.07%
201365,193-673-1.03%
201265,8662110.32%
201165,6559701.48%
201064,6850.00%

Nacogdoches Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White22,44567.61%
Black or African American8,78526.46%
Asian9172.76%
Two or More Races5541.67%
Some Other Race2900.87%
American Indian and Alaska Native1950.59%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander140.04%
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Nacogdoches Population by Race

Nacogdoches Population Pyramid $2021

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Nacogdoches Median Age

24.4


Total

24.6


Male

24.3


Female

Nacogdoches Adults

There are 26,675 adults, (3,812 of whom are seniors) in Nacogdoches.

Nacogdoches Age Dependency

45.2

Age Dependency Ratio

16.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Nacogdoches Sex Ratio

Female

17,693

53.29%

Male

15,507

46.71%

Nacogdoches Population by Age

Nacogdoches Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Nacogdoches Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.2%29.8%
All37.5%62.5%
Male22.4%77.6%
Non Family21.6%78.4%
Female19.9%80.1%

37.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nacogdoches Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,9632.3337.5
Non Family5,7461.4621.6
Married3,9753.1370.2
Female1,6223.1619.9
Male6203.1122.4

3.06

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

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Nacogdoches Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2307.60%
9th to 12th Grade1,3558.37%
High School Graduate4,14025.57%
Some College3,72122.99%
Associates Degree8985.55%
Bachelors Degree2,90417.94%
Graduate Degree1,94011.98%
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Nacogdoches Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Nacogdoches Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,8618,2593,829
Black4,4083,702488
Hispanic2,3771,101239
Asian435356210
Other Race20467
2+ Races17617684
Native American8323
Islander141111

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 78.57%.

Nacogdoches Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,082$37,861$26,305
Less Than 9th Grade$21,572$26,306$16,524
High School Graduate$24,331$33,162$19,284
Some College$30,802$34,158$25,217
Bachelors Degree$43,619$49,032$39,292
Graduate Degree$64,659$88,750$56,853

$33,082

Average Earnings

$37,861

Average Male

$26,305

Average Female

Nacogdoches Earnings by Educational Attainment

Nacogdoches Language by Age

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Nacogdoches Language

83.10% of Nacogdoches residents speak only English, while 16.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.16% of the population.

Nacogdoches Language

Nacogdoches Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,7813,46525.14%
Black7,7083,35843.57%
Hispanic5,2331,57230.04%
Multiple50927854.62%
Asian85016419.29%
Native19512865.64%
Other2844415.49%
Islander14321.43%

30.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.36%

Male Poverty Rate

34.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nacogdoches

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nacogdoches is Native, with 65.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nacogdoches is Other, with 15.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 50.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.19%.

Nacogdoches Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.14%
High School28.23%
Some College13.43%
Bachelors or Greater5.33%

Nacogdoches Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed75.08%
Male Unemployed74.33%
Female Employed28.46%
Male Employed16.64%

Nacogdoches Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Nacogdoches Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,553$58,069
Families$54,444$79,374
Married Families$78,843-
Non Families$22,076$33,369
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Income by Household Type

Nacogdoches Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

30.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.3%

Male Marriage Rate

27.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Nacogdoches Married by Age and Sex

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Nacogdoches Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Nacogdoches Marital Status by Race

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Nacogdoches Marital Status

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1,557

Number of Veterans

1,340

Male Veterans

217

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam524
Second Gulf War364
First Gulf War183
Korea69
World War II32

Nacogdoches Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74500
55 to 64297
35 to 54264
18 to 34262
75+234

Nacogdoches Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2516.80%
Black2663.86%
Hispanic862.14%
2+ Races298.50%
Islander1178.57%

Nacogdoches Veterans by Race

Nacogdoches Veterans by Education

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12.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nacogdoches Veterans by Education

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59.3%

Labor Force Participation

52.7%

Employment Rate

11.3%

Unemployment Rate

Nacogdoches Employment by Age

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Nacogdoches Employment by Race

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Nacogdoches 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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74.52%

Born in Nacogdoches

92.80%

Native Born

7.20%

Foreign Born

5.26%

Non Citizen

1.95%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.80% of Nacogdoches residents were born in the United States, with 74.52% having been born in Texas. 5.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Nacogdoches Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202132,717-80-0.24%
202032,797-80-0.24%
201932,877-80-0.24%
201832,957-285-0.86%
201733,242-226-0.68%
201633,46880.02%
201533,460720.22%
201433,388-42-0.13%
201333,430-238-0.71%
201233,668-24-0.07%
201133,6927662.33%
201032,9263,0120.96%
200029,914-958-0.31%
199030,8723,7231.29%
198027,1494,6051.88%
197022,5449,8705.93%
196012,6743470.28%
195012,3274,7895.04%
19407,5381,8512.86%
19305,6872,1414.84%
19203,5461770.51%
19103,3691,5696.47%
19001,8000.00%

Nacogdoches Population by Year