Robstown, Texas Population 2021

11,105
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Robstown is a city located in Nueces County Texas. With a 2020 population of 11,105, it is the 226th largest city in Texas and the 2885th largest city in the United States . Robstown is currently declining at a rate of -0.70% annually and its population has decreased by -3.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,487 in 2010. Robstown reached it's highest population of 12,849 in 1990. Spanning over 16 miles, Robstown has a population density of 716 people per square mile.

The average household income in Robstown is $45,713 with a poverty rate of 38.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $688 per month, and the median house value is $64,000. The median age in Robstown is 32.2 years, 28.7 years for males, and 35.2 years for females.

Robstown Demographics

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

  • White: 95.41%
  • Other race: 3.22%
  • Two or more races: 0.92%
  • Black or African American: 0.23%
  • Native American: 0.19%
  • Asian: 0.03%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Robstown, Texas is 11,105 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,339.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,487.

Robstown, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,87795.41%
Some Other Race3673.22%
Two or More Races1050.92%
Black or African American260.23%
American Indian and Alaska Native220.19%
Asian30.03%
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Robstown Population by Race

Robstown Population Pyramid $2021

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Robstown Median Age

32.2


Total

28.7


Male

35.2


Female

Robstown Adults

There are 7,745 adults, (2,235 of whom are seniors) in Robstown.

Robstown Age Dependency

106.9

Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

66.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Robstown Sex Ratio

Female

5,983

52.48%

Male

5,417

47.52%

Robstown Population by Age

Robstown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Robstown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.5%22.5%
Non Family61.1%38.9%
All58.6%41.4%
Female47.3%52.7%
Male32.6%67.4%

58.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Robstown Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,8222.9658.6
Female1,2313.8547.3
Non Family1,1641.1361.1
Married1,0683.5477.5
Male3594.1232.6

3.62

Average Family Size

2.96

Average Household Size

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Robstown Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,35819.73%
9th to 12th Grade99914.52%
High School Graduate2,02229.38%
Some College1,38520.12%
Associates Degree3404.94%
Bachelors Degree5307.70%
Graduate Degree2483.60%
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Robstown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Robstown Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic6,3374,100727
White49039651
Other Race255171
2+ Races79
Black2626
Native American2222
Asian33

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 hispanic people with a rate of 11.47%.

Robstown Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,762$38,594$16,929
Less Than 9th Grade$20,082$25,000$10,094
High School Graduate$24,756$31,528$20,881
Some College$31,841$53,011$14,965
Bachelors Degree$40,526$53,859$
Graduate Degree$51,205$87,965$

$24,762

Average Earnings

$38,594

Average Male

$16,929

Average Female

Robstown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Robstown Language by Age

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Robstown Language

38.46% of Robstown residents speak only English, while 61.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 61.51% of the population.

Robstown Language

Robstown Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic10,5684,21839.91%
Other3678523.16%
White6277912.60%
Black2626100.00%
Multiple1052019.05%

38.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

35.77%

Male Poverty Rate

40.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Robstown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Robstown is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Robstown is White, with 12.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.58%.

Robstown Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade47.80%
Some College21.70%
Bachelors or Greater16.93%
High School13.76%

Robstown Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed70.80%
Male Unemployed53.05%
Female Employed23.29%
Male Employed11.80%

Robstown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Robstown Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,504$45,713
Families$42,647$52,466
Married Families$55,141-
Non Families$14,978$26,441
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Income by Household Type

Robstown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.2%

Male Marriage Rate

34.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Robstown Married by Age and Sex

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Robstown Marriage

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

Robstown Marital Status by Race

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Robstown Marital Status

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541

Number of Veterans

541

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam213
Second Gulf War129
First Gulf War75
World War II44
Korea17

Robstown Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+133
18 to 34129
35 to 54102
65 to 7489
55 to 6488

Robstown Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5157.05%
Hispanic5117.12%
Other Race237.30%
Asian3100.00%

Robstown Veterans by Race

Robstown Veterans by Education

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25.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Robstown Veterans by Education

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51.8%

Labor Force Participation

43.8%

Employment Rate

15.4%

Unemployment Rate

Robstown Employment by Age

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Robstown Employment by Race

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Robstown 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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89.15%

Born in Robstown

94.89%

Native Born

5.11%

Foreign Born

3.80%

Non Citizen

1.32%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.89% of Robstown residents were born in the United States, with 89.15% having been born in Texas. 3.80% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Robstown Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202111,105-78-0.70%
202011,183-78-0.69%
201911,261-78-0.69%
201811,339-26-0.23%
201711,365-127-1.11%
201611,492-62-0.54%
201511,554-86-0.74%
201411,640-57-0.49%
201311,697860.74%
201211,611990.86%
201111,512400.35%
201011,472-1,255-1.03%
200012,727-122-0.10%
199012,8497490.60%
198012,1008830.76%
197011,2179510.89%
196010,2662,9883.50%
19507,2784980.71%
19406,7802,5974.95%
19304,1830.00%

Robstown Population by Year