Pampa, Texas Population 2022

16,641
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Pampa is a city located in Gray County Texas. Pampa has a 2020 population of 16,641. It is also the county seat of Gray County. Pampa is currently declining at a rate of -0.67% annually and its population has decreased by -1.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,867 in 2010.

The average household income in Pampa is $63,937 with a poverty rate of 17.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $741 per month, and the median house value is $78,500. The median age in Pampa is 35.4 years, 34.9 years for males, and 36.2 years for females.

Pampa Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Pampawas:

  • White: 83.37%
  • Other race: 6.10%
  • Two or more races: 4.74%
  • Black or African American: 3.81%
  • Native American: 1.62%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.27%
  • Asian: 0.09%
The current population of Pampa, Texas is 16,641 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 16,867.

Pampa, Texas Population 2022

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

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201023,3940.00%
201123,5871930.82%
201223,8622751.15%
201323,915530.22%
201424,3464311.77%
201524,175-171-0.71%
201623,651-524-2.22%
201723,047-604-2.62%
201822,949-98-0.43%
201922,740-209-0.92%
202022,531-209-0.93%
202122,322-209-0.94%

Pampa Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,36183.37%
Black or African American6563.81%
American Indian and Alaska Native2791.62%
Asian160.09%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander470.27%
Some Other Race1,0506.10%
Two or More Races8174.74%
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Pampa Population by Race

Pampa Population Pyramid 2022

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Pampa Median Age

35.3


Total

34.3


Male

36.8


Female

Pampa Adults

There are 12,569 adults, (2,879 of whom are seniors) in Pampa.

Pampa Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Pampa Sex Ratio

Female

8,624

50.06%

Male

8,602

49.94%

Pampa Population by Age

Pampa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pampa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.9%16.1%
Male72.7%27.3%
All70.6%29.4%
Non Family62.1%37.9%
Female35.3%64.7%

70.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pampa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,6012.5870.6
Married3,2953.2583.9
Male2563.6572.7
Female6833.7535.3
Non Family2,3671.1962.1

3.26

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

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Pampa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,21611.05%
9th to 12th Grade1,25111.37%
High School Graduate3,29229.92%
Some College2,67424.31%
Associates Degree8767.96%
Bachelors Degree1,15310.48%
Graduate Degree5394.90%
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Pampa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pampa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American795515
White7,6236,6911,432
2+ Races36426448
Hispanic2,7081,284218
Black45437827
Other Race48820912

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.77%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 18.99%.

Pampa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,255$45,109$27,047
Less Than 9th Grade$30,097$31,974$17,843
High School Graduate$28,488$36,326$21,472
Some College$39,288$52,213$29,560
Bachelors Degree$49,470$80,125$40,625
Graduate Degree$65,541$51,563$65,877

$34,255

Average Earnings

$45,109

Average Male

$27,047

Average Female

Pampa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pampa Language by Age

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Pampa Language

75.20% of Pampa residents speak only English, while 24.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.97% of the population.

Pampa Language

Pampa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native27416660.58%
Hispanic5,6491,53527.17%
Multiple80218322.82%
Black63110616.80%
White10,1911,29412.70%
Other243NaN%

17.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.79%

Male Poverty Rate

21.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pampa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pampa is Native, with 60.58% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.15%.

Pampa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.12%
High School14.60%
Some College8.66%
Bachelors or Greater1.74%

Pampa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.08%
Male Unemployed20.62%
Female Employed9.81%
Female Unemployed39.88%

Pampa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pampa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,535$72,450
Families$66,875$89,400
Married Families$79,046-
Non Families$32,379$38,502
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Income by Household Type

Pampa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.3%

Male Marriage Rate

49.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Pampa Married by Age and Sex

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Pampa 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.

Pampa Marital Status by Race

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Pampa Marital Status

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843

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War182
First Gulf War197
Vietnam285
Korea46
World War II51

Pampa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3468
35 to 54208
55 to 64109
65 to 74212
75+246

Pampa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7547.06%
Black213.67%
Native American1913.29%
2+ Races4911.40%
Hispanic1223.55%

Pampa Veterans by Race

Pampa Veterans by Education

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4.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pampa Veterans by Education

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62.8%

Labor Force Participation

59.3%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Pampa Employment by Age

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Pampa Employment by Race

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Pampa 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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67.82%

Born in Pampa

88.19%

Native Born

11.81%

Foreign Born

7.20%

Non Citizen

4.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.19% of Pampa residents were born in the United States, with 67.82% having been born in Texas. 7.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Pampa Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
193010,4700.00%
194012,8952,4252.11%
195016,5833,6882.55%
196024,6648,0814.05%
197021,726-2,938-1.26%
198021,396-330-0.15%
199019,959-1,437-0.69%
200017,887-2,072-1.09%
201017,9941070.06%
201117,881-113-0.63%
201217,768-113-0.63%
201317,655-113-0.64%
201417,542-113-0.64%
201517,429-113-0.64%
201617,316-113-0.65%
201717,203-113-0.65%
201817,090-113-0.66%
201916,977-113-0.66%
202016,867-110-0.65%
202116,754-113-0.67%
202216,641-113-0.67%

Pampa Population by Year