Navasota, Texas Population 2021

8,656
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Navasota is a city located in Brazos County and Grimes County Texas. With a 2020 population of 8,656, it is the 262nd largest city in Texas and the 3415th largest city in the United States . Navasota is currently growing at a rate of 3.95% annually and its population has increased by 22.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,049 in 2010. Navasota reached it's highest population of 8,656 in 2021. Spanning over 8 miles, Navasota has a population density of 1,059 people per square mile.

The average household income in Navasota is $66,918 with a poverty rate of 14.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $788 per month, and the median house value is $126,200. The median age in Navasota is 34 years, 28.2 years for males, and 36.7 years for females.

Navasota Demographics

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

  • White: 71.38%
  • Black or African American: 22.74%
  • Two or more races: 3.20%
  • Other race: 2.68%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Navasota, Texas is 8,656 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,669.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,049.

Navasota, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,40071.38%
Black or African American1,72022.74%
Two or More Races2423.20%
Some Other Race2032.68%
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Navasota Population by Race

Navasota Population Pyramid $2021

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Navasota Median Age

34


Total

28.2


Male

36.7


Female

Navasota Adults

There are 5,526 adults, (982 of whom are seniors) in Navasota.

Navasota Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

21.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Navasota Sex Ratio

Female

4,068

53.77%

Male

3,497

46.23%

Navasota Population by Age

Navasota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Navasota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80%20%
All60.1%39.9%
Male50.8%49.2%
Non Family43.4%56.6%
Female29.1%70.9%

60.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Navasota Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3913.0960.1
Married1,2703.6480
Non Family5721.3543.4
Female4883.7929.1
Male612.1550.8

3.61

Average Family Size

3.09

Average Household Size

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Navasota Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade55112.34%
9th to 12th Grade55412.41%
High School Graduate1,43332.10%
Some College1,05623.66%
Associates Degree2154.82%
Bachelors Degree2796.25%
Graduate Degree3768.42%
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Navasota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Navasota Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,1581,857467
Hispanic1,37679544
Black922699144
Other Race14269
2+ Races88

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 white people with a rate of 21.64%.

Navasota Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,714$38,690$23,629
Less Than 9th Grade$23,875$32,108$20,297
High School Graduate$28,216$30,545$24,919
Some College$38,095$42,353$18,021
Bachelors Degree$43,727$45,764$43,477
Graduate Degree$100,030$101,786$87,831

$31,714

Average Earnings

$38,690

Average Male

$23,629

Average Female

Navasota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Navasota Language by Age

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Navasota Language

75.66% of Navasota residents speak only English, while 24.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 24.13% of the population.

Navasota Language

Navasota Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,07036411.86%
Hispanic2,41036114.98%
Black1,68532719.41%
Other2033316.26%
Multiple1802614.44%

14.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.85%

Male Poverty Rate

17.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Navasota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Navasota is Black, with 19.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Navasota is White, with 11.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.30%.

Navasota Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.16%
Some College14.24%
High School9.15%
Bachelors or Greater0.92%

Navasota Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed20.25%
Female Employed9.00%
Male Employed2.78%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Navasota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Navasota Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,178$66,918
Families$62,853$70,947
Married Families$79,618-
Non Families$24,231$53,756
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Income by Household Type

Navasota Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.6%

Male Marriage Rate

46.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Navasota Married by Age and Sex

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Navasota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Navasota Marital Status by Race

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Navasota Marital Status

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288

Number of Veterans

243

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam88
Korea33
Second Gulf War19
World War II18
First Gulf War17

Navasota Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54110
75+83
65 to 7457
55 to 6419
18 to 3419

Navasota Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1814.50%
Black1078.02%
Hispanic211.17%

Navasota Veterans by Race

Navasota Veterans by Education

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9.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Navasota Veterans by Education

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68%

Labor Force Participation

62.3%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Navasota Employment by Age

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Navasota Employment by Race

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Navasota 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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78.16%

Born in Navasota

90.81%

Native Born

9.19%

Foreign Born

6.13%

Non Citizen

3.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.81% of Navasota residents were born in the United States, with 78.16% having been born in Texas. 6.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Navasota Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20218,6563293.95%
20208,3273294.11%
20197,9983294.29%
20187,6691481.97%
20177,5211862.54%
20167,335360.49%
20157,299831.15%
20147,216670.94%
20137,149400.56%
20127,109-2-0.03%
20117,11150.07%
20107,1063170.46%
20006,7894930.76%
19906,2963250.53%
19805,9718601.57%
19705,1111740.35%
19604,937-251-0.49%
19505,188-950-1.67%
19406,1381,0101.81%
19305,128680.13%
19205,0601,7764.42%
19103,284-573-1.60%
19003,8578602.55%
18902,9970.00%

Navasota Population by Year