New Braunfels, Texas Population 2022

96,935
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New Braunfels is a city located in Comal County Texas. New Braunfels has a 2020 population of 96,935. It is also the county seat of Comal County. New Braunfels is currently growing at a rate of 3.49% annually and its population has increased by 7.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 90,403 in 2010.

The average household income in New Braunfels is $89,178 with a poverty rate of 8.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,217 per month, and the median house value is $237,900. The median age in New Braunfels is 36.5 years, 35.5 years for males, and 37.4 years for females.

New Braunfels is a city located in the state of Texas. It is located in both Guadalupe County and Comal County, where it serves as the county seat. New Braunfels was first established in 1845, and since that time it has grown at a slow but steady rate.

New Braunfels Population Growth

The city has experienced substantial growth since the mid-19th century. The most recent estimates show that the population is up over 28% since the census was taken in 2010. At this rate, it will only be a short time before this growing city hits a total population of over 100,000 residents.

New Braunfels Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of New Braunfelswas:

  • White: 86.60%
  • Two or more races: 6.76%
  • Other race: 3.17%
  • Black or African American: 1.77%
  • Asian: 1.32%
  • Native American: 0.38%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of New Braunfels, Texas is 96,935 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 90,403.

New Braunfels, Texas Population 2022

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

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20102,153,0100.00%
20112,193,92040,9101.86%
20122,236,98043,0601.92%
20132,280,00043,0201.89%
20142,328,89048,8902.10%
20152,379,23050,3402.12%
20162,426,28047,0501.94%
20172,472,12045,8401.85%
20182,512,38040,2601.60%
20192,550,96038,5801.51%
20202,589,54038,5801.49%
20212,628,12038,5801.47%

New Braunfels Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White73,28586.60%
Black or African American1,4951.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native3190.38%
Asian1,1211.32%
Some Other Race2,6843.17%
Two or More Races5,7186.76%
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New Braunfels Population by Race

New Braunfels Population Pyramid 2022

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New Braunfels Median Age

36


Total

35


Male

36.8


Female

New Braunfels Adults

There are 62,881 adults, (11,743 of whom are seniors) in New Braunfels.

New Braunfels Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.5

Child Dependency Ratio

New Braunfels Sex Ratio

Female

43,290

51.16%

Male

41,332

48.84%

New Braunfels Population by Age

New Braunfels Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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New Braunfels Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.7%24.3%
All61.7%38.3%
Male57.2%42.8%
Female47.7%52.3%
Non Family43.3%56.7%

61.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

New Braunfels Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All30,8552.7161.7
Married16,4023.475.7
Male1,4873.4557.2
Female3,0573.4647.7
Non Family9,9091.2343.3

3.33

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

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New Braunfels Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9823.56%
9th to 12th Grade2,6664.78%
High School Graduate15,26627.39%
Some College12,68822.77%
Associates Degree3,3235.96%
Bachelors Degree14,13825.37%
Graduate Degree5,66710.17%
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New Braunfels Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

New Braunfels Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian798708390
White35,06833,82215,283
Black935925305
Native American28827580
2+ Races3,7883,383861
Hispanic18,06714,7603,562
Other Race1,7031,237203

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 98.93%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 48.87%.

New Braunfels Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,379$48,733$36,971
Less Than 9th Grade$26,352$32,517$20,817
High School Graduate$34,623$39,783$30,841
Some College$39,518$46,361$34,377
Bachelors Degree$52,417$61,234$46,299
Graduate Degree$66,616$91,912$56,135

$43,379

Average Earnings

$48,733

Average Male

$36,971

Average Female

New Braunfels Earnings by Educational Attainment

New Braunfels Language by Age

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New Braunfels Language

78.66% of New Braunfels residents speak only English, while 21.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.40% of the population.

New Braunfels Language

New Braunfels Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic30,5513,90312.78%
Native319319.72%
Asian1,121978.65%
Multiple5,6654718.31%
White49,3212,8785.84%
Black1,472805.43%
Other463NaN%

8.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.67%

Male Poverty Rate

9.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Braunfels

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Braunfels is Hispanic, with 12.78% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.94%.

New Braunfels Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.78%
High School10.14%
Some College8.15%
Bachelors or Greater2.86%

New Braunfels Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.29%
Male Unemployed15.25%
Female Employed4.77%
Female Unemployed10.27%

New Braunfels Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

New Braunfels Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$71,274$91,046
Families$85,101$107,179
Married Families$96,732-
Non Families$45,229$53,250
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Income by Household Type

New Braunfels Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

50.0%

Female Marriage Rate

New Braunfels Married by Age and Sex

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New Braunfels 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 35-44.

New Braunfels Marital Status by Race

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New Braunfels Marital Status

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6,201

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War2,469
First Gulf War2,502
Vietnam1,636
Korea327
World War II87

New Braunfels Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34729
35 to 542,457
55 to 641,023
65 to 741,130
75+862

New Braunfels Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5,50710.18%
Black35229.48%
Native American186.14%
Asian404.69%
Other Race542.88%
2+ Races2305.34%
Hispanic1,6467.81%

New Braunfels Veterans by Race

New Braunfels Veterans by Education

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5.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Braunfels Veterans by Education

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65.8%

Labor Force Participation

62.5%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

New Braunfels Employment by Age

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New Braunfels Employment by Race

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New Braunfels 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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64.42%

Born in New Braunfels

92.93%

Native Born

7.07%

Foreign Born

3.63%

Non Citizen

3.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.93% of New Braunfels residents were born in the United States, with 64.42% having been born in Texas. 3.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

New Braunfels Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19001,6000.00%
19103,1651,5657.06%
19203,5904251.27%
19306,2422,6525.69%
19406,9767341.12%
195012,2105,2345.76%
196015,6313,4212.50%
197017,8592,2281.34%
198022,4024,5432.29%
199027,3344,9322.01%
200036,4949,1602.93%
201057,74021,2464.69%
201161,0063,2665.66%
201264,2723,2665.35%
201367,5383,2665.08%
201470,8043,2664.84%
201574,0703,2664.61%
201677,3363,2664.41%
201780,6023,2664.22%
201883,8683,2664.05%
201987,1343,2663.89%
202090,4033,2693.75%
202193,6693,2663.61%
202296,9353,2663.49%

New Braunfels Population by Year