Plains, Texas Population 2022

1,329
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Plains is a city located in Yoakum County Texas. It is also the county seat of Yoakum County. With a 2020 population of 1,329, it is the 850th largest city in Texas and the 13264th largest city in the United States. Plains is currently declining at a rate of -0.97% annually and its population has decreased by -1.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,355 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Plains has a population density of 1,351 people per square mile.

The average household income in Plains is $60,518 with a poverty rate of 19.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Plains is 39.4 years, 31.5 years for males, and 44.3 years for females.

Plains Demographics

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

  • White: 87.13%
  • Other race: 6.32%
  • Two or more races: 4.51%
  • Asian: 2.03%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Plains, Texas is 1,329 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,355.

Plains, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

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Plains Population by Race

Plains Population Pyramid 2022

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Plains Median Age

27.5


Total

25.2


Male

35.4


Female

Plains Adults

There are 846 adults, (147 of whom are seniors) in Plains.

Plains Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21

Old Age Dependency Ratio

69.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Plains Sex Ratio

Female

691

51.99%

Male

638

48.01%

Plains Population by Age

Plains Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Plains Household Types

66.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Plains Households and Families

3.89

Average Family Size

3.54

Average Household Size

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Plains Households by Type

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Plains Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Plains Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Plains Educational Attainment by Race

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$31,711

Average Earnings

$45,179

Average Male

$20,688

Average Female

Plains Earnings by Educational Attainment

Plains Language by Age

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Plains Language

47.33% of Plains residents speak only English, while 52.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 51.67% of the population.

Plains Language

Plains Poverty by Race

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19.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.00%

Male Poverty Rate

17.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Plains

The race most likely to be in poverty in Plains is White, with 0.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Plains is Hispanic, with 29.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.88%.

Plains Poverty

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Plains Poverty Rate by Education

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Plains Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Plains Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Plains Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Plains Married by Age and Sex

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Plains 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 55-64.

Plains Marital Status by Race

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Plains Marital Status

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18

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Plains Veterans by War

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Plains Veterans by Age

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Plains Veterans by Race

Plains Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Plains Veterans by Education

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63.4%

Labor Force Participation

55.9%

Employment Rate

11.7%

Unemployment Rate

Plains Employment by Age

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Plains Employment by Race

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Plains 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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70.58%

Born in Plains

81.94%

Native Born

18.06%

Foreign Born

14.82%

Non Citizen

3.24%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

81.94% of Plains residents were born in the United States, with 70.58% having been born in Texas. 14.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Plains Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Plains Population by Year