Palacios is a city located in Matagorda County Texas. With a 2020 population of 4,513, it is the 392nd largest city in Texas and the 5062nd largest city in the United States . Palacios is currently declining at a rate of -0.24% annually and its population has decreased by -4.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,718 in 2010. Palacios reached it's highest population of 5,153 in 2000. Spanning over 5 miles, Palacios has a population density of 914 people per square mile.
The average household income in Palacios is $52,936 with a poverty rate of 24.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $759 per month, and the median house value is $111,800. The median age in Palacios is 31.4 years, 29.8 years for males, and 33.9 years for females.