Nederland, Texas Population 2021

17,301
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Nederland is a city located in Jefferson County Texas. With a 2020 population of 17,301, it is the 165th largest city in Texas and the 2098th largest city in the United States . Nederland is currently declining at a rate of -0.20% annually and its population has decreased by -1.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,547 in 2010. Nederland reached it's highest population of 17,438 in 2017. Spanning over 6 miles, Nederland has a population density of 2,921 people per square mile.

The average household income in Nederland is $93,004 with a poverty rate of 7.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $873 per month, and the median house value is $132,700. The median age in Nederland is 36.5 years, 36.4 years for males, and 36.8 years for females.

Nederland Demographics

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

  • White: 87.08%
  • Black or African American: 5.47%
  • Asian: 3.95%
  • Two or more races: 2.13%
  • Other race: 1.37%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Nederland, Texas is 17,301 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 17,406.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 17,547.

Nederland, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,11587.08%
Black or African American9505.47%
Asian6853.95%
Two or More Races3692.13%
Some Other Race2381.37%
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Nederland Population by Race

Nederland Population Pyramid $2021

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Nederland Median Age

36.5


Total

36.4


Male

36.8


Female

Nederland Adults

There are 12,891 adults, (2,959 of whom are seniors) in Nederland.

Nederland Age Dependency

74.8

Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45

Child Dependency Ratio

Nederland Sex Ratio

Female

9,005

51.88%

Male

8,352

48.12%

Nederland Population by Age

Nederland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Nederland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.7%14.3%
Male73.2%26.8%
All72.2%27.8%
Non Family60.3%39.7%
Female43%57%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nederland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,8002.5572.2
Married3,5673.4185.7
Non Family2,3601.1860.3
Female6902.6443
Male1833.2473.2

3.24

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

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Nederland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3603.16%
9th to 12th Grade4453.90%
High School Graduate3,23628.37%
Some College2,93425.72%
Associates Degree1,35911.91%
Bachelors Degree2,09618.37%
Graduate Degree9788.57%
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Nederland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Nederland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White9,0818,7582,605
Hispanic1,2371,051253
Black48539338
Asian459255146
2+ Races17717732
Other Race12211219

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 asian people with a rate of 31.81%.

Nederland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,799$72,818$39,560
Less Than 9th Grade$31,841$75,669$29,911
High School Graduate$43,000$56,667$26,445
Some College$58,852$68,250$35,040
Bachelors Degree$56,250$91,571$48,750
Graduate Degree$67,500$86,094$63,657

$54,799

Average Earnings

$72,818

Average Male

$39,560

Average Female

Nederland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Nederland Language by Age

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Nederland Language

89.61% of Nederland residents speak only English, while 10.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.86% of the population.

Nederland Language

Nederland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,3488996.74%
Hispanic2,04831015.14%
Black924525.63%
Asian685202.92%

7.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.91%

Male Poverty Rate

8.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nederland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nederland is Hispanic, with 15.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nederland is Asian, with 2.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.44%.

Nederland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.66%
High School8.84%
Some College4.61%
Bachelors or Greater3.45%

Nederland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed62.50%
Male Unemployed37.59%
Female Employed6.61%
Male Employed3.66%

Nederland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Nederland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$79,903$93,004
Families$95,500$110,778
Married Families$106,037-
Non Families$38,733$58,241
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Income by Household Type

Nederland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

52.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Nederland Married by Age and Sex

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Nederland 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.

Nederland Marital Status by Race

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Nederland Marital Status

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1,105

Number of Veterans

1,049

Male Veterans

56

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam429
Second Gulf War208
First Gulf War178
Korea91
World War II44

Nederland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+364
65 to 74277
35 to 54229
55 to 64120
18 to 34115

Nederland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1059.63%
Hispanic1147.99%

Nederland Veterans by Race

Nederland Veterans by Education

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1.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nederland Veterans by Education

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65.7%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Nederland Employment by Age

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Nederland Employment by Race

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Nederland 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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74.53%

Born in Nederland

93.39%

Native Born

6.61%

Foreign Born

3.36%

Non Citizen

3.26%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.39% of Nederland residents were born in the United States, with 74.53% having been born in Texas. 3.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Nederland Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202117,301-35-0.20%
202017,336-35-0.20%
201917,371-35-0.20%
201817,406-32-0.18%
201717,438720.41%
201617,3661000.58%
201517,266970.56%
201417,169710.42%
201317,0981220.72%
201216,976-65-0.38%
201117,041420.25%
201016,999-423-0.25%
200017,4221,2300.73%
199016,192-663-0.40%
198016,855450.03%
197016,8104,7743.40%
196012,0368,23112.21%
19503,8050.00%

Nederland Population by Year