River Oaks, Texas Population 2021

7,522
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River Oaks is a city located in Texas. With a 2020 population of 7,522, it is the 287th largest city in Texas and the 3774th largest city in the United States . River Oaks is currently declining at a rate of -0.71% annually but its population has increased by 1.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,427 in 2010. River Oaks reached it's highest population of 8,444 in 1960. Spanning over 2 miles, River Oaks has a population density of 3,727 people per square mile.

The average household income in River Oaks is $67,501 with a poverty rate of 11.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,116 per month, and the median house value is $101,000. The median age in River Oaks is 35.2 years, 32.1 years for males, and 36.5 years for females.

River Oaks Demographics

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

  • White: 80.87%
  • Other race: 17.06%
  • Two or more races: 0.85%
  • Native American: 0.52%
  • Asian: 0.47%
  • Black or African American: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of River Oaks, Texas is 7,522 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,684.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,427.

River Oaks, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,21580.87%
Some Other Race1,31117.06%
Two or More Races650.85%
American Indian and Alaska Native400.52%
Asian360.47%
Black or African American180.23%
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River Oaks Population by Race

River Oaks Population Pyramid $2021

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River Oaks Median Age

35.2


Total

32.1


Male

36.5


Female

River Oaks Adults

There are 5,709 adults, (898 of whom are seniors) in River Oaks.

River Oaks Age Dependency

59.7

Age Dependency Ratio

18.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.1

Child Dependency Ratio

River Oaks Sex Ratio

Female

3,633

47.27%

Male

4,052

52.73%

River Oaks Population by Age

River Oaks Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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River Oaks Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male73.2%26.8%
Married72.7%27.3%
Non Family67.3%32.7%
All66.8%33.2%
Female48.5%51.5%

66.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

River Oaks Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6442.9166.8
Married1,2583.5872.7
Non Family7531.2667.3
Female4803.7748.5
Male1532.873.2

3.47

Average Family Size

2.91

Average Household Size

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River Oaks Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3597.11%
9th to 12th Grade74114.67%
High School Graduate1,72534.15%
Some College1,15622.89%
Associates Degree3186.30%
Bachelors Degree58911.66%
Graduate Degree1633.23%
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River Oaks Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

River Oaks Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,8972,659625
Hispanic2,0821,23292
Other Race62328523
Asian362412
2+ Races2121
Black1818
Native American1313

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 33.33%.

River Oaks Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,727$39,536$30,913
Less Than 9th Grade$31,281$36,519$15,804
High School Graduate$31,342$37,172$30,074
Some College$37,015$41,847$31,864
Bachelors Degree$41,417$48,795$32,240
Graduate Degree$63,571$$63,571

$34,727

Average Earnings

$39,536

Average Male

$30,913

Average Female

River Oaks Earnings by Educational Attainment

River Oaks Language by Age

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River Oaks Language

57.28% of River Oaks residents speak only English, while 42.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 42.38% of the population.

River Oaks Language

River Oaks Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic4,23459814.12%
Other1,31131924.33%
White3,3522908.65%

11.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.12%

Male Poverty Rate

13.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in River Oaks

The race most likely to be in poverty in River Oaks is Other, with 24.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in River Oaks is White, with 8.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.74%.

River Oaks Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School14.72%
Less Than 9th Grade11.00%
Some College4.27%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

River Oaks Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed5.77%
Female Employed4.76%
Male Unemployed0.00%

River Oaks Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

River Oaks Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,326$67,501
Families$63,953$69,466
Married Families$66,000-
Non Families$32,072$49,108
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Income by Household Type

River Oaks Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.0%

Male Marriage Rate

41.8%

Female Marriage Rate

River Oaks Married by Age and Sex

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River Oaks Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

River Oaks Marital Status by Race

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River Oaks Marital Status

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420

Number of Veterans

405

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam245
Korea58
First Gulf War43
Second Gulf War30
World War II20

River Oaks Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74225
75+117
55 to 6448
35 to 5415
18 to 3415

River Oaks Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4208.68%
Hispanic1094.33%

River Oaks Veterans by Race

River Oaks Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

River Oaks Veterans by Education

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62.7%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

River Oaks Employment by Age

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River Oaks Employment by Race

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River Oaks 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 River Oaks

85.87%

Native Born

14.13%

Foreign Born

6.26%

Non Citizen

7.87%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

85.87% of River Oaks residents were born in the United States, with 70.58% having been born in Texas. 6.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

River Oaks Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217,522-54-0.71%
20207,576-54-0.71%
20197,630-54-0.70%
20187,684-30-0.39%
20177,714160.21%
20167,698370.48%
20157,661480.63%
20147,613280.37%
20137,585330.44%
20127,552620.83%
20117,490610.82%
20107,4294440.62%
20006,9854050.60%
19906,580-310-0.46%
19806,890-1,303-1.72%
19708,193-251-0.30%
19608,4441,3471.75%
19507,0970.00%

River Oaks Population by Year