Rosenberg, Texas Population 2021

39,265
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Rosenberg is a city located in Fort Bend County Texas. With a 2020 population of 39,265, it is the 86th largest city in Texas and the 1005th largest city in the United States . Rosenberg is currently growing at a rate of 1.23% annually and its population has increased by 28.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 30,618 in 2010. Rosenberg reached it's highest population of 39,265 in 2021. Spanning over 37 miles, Rosenberg has a population density of 1,065 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rosenberg is $70,064 with a poverty rate of 14.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,085 per month, and the median house value is $154,300. The median age in Rosenberg is 30.6 years, 31.2 years for males, and 30.1 years for females.

Rosenberg Demographics

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

  • White: 72.48%
  • Black or African American: 15.27%
  • Other race: 7.54%
  • Asian: 2.32%
  • Two or more races: 2.20%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Rosenberg, Texas is 39,265 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 37,828.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 30,618.

Rosenberg, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White26,86172.48%
Black or African American5,66015.27%
Some Other Race2,7937.54%
Asian8612.32%
Two or More Races8162.20%
American Indian and Alaska Native680.18%
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Rosenberg Population by Race

Rosenberg Population Pyramid $2021

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Rosenberg Median Age

30.6


Total

31.2


Male

30.1


Female

Rosenberg Adults

There are 25,992 adults, (3,750 of whom are seniors) in Rosenberg.

Rosenberg Age Dependency

66.6

Age Dependency Ratio

16.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Rosenberg Sex Ratio

Female

18,827

50.80%

Male

18,232

49.20%

Rosenberg Population by Age

Rosenberg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rosenberg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married65.1%34.9%
All48.3%51.7%
Male42.7%57.3%
Non Family36.9%63.1%
Female27.5%72.5%

48.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rosenberg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,0593.0648.3
Married5,4483.7665.1
Non Family3,5811.1936.9
Female2,2464.0827.5
Male7843.8342.7

3.75

Average Family Size

3.06

Average Household Size

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Rosenberg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,31210.53%
9th to 12th Grade2,80112.76%
High School Graduate6,39829.14%
Some College4,73421.56%
Associates Degree1,7928.16%
Bachelors Degree2,66012.11%
Graduate Degree1,2625.75%
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Rosenberg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rosenberg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic11,5717,401982
White6,3645,7341,780
Black3,2692,963827
Other Race1,87187638
Asian607605363
2+ Races35729714
Native American6868

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 59.80%.

Rosenberg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,150$39,781$30,342
Less Than 9th Grade$27,037$34,940$18,298
High School Graduate$32,273$37,896$24,815
Some College$36,502$44,848$31,709
Bachelors Degree$50,504$52,564$48,457
Graduate Degree$62,942$39,952$64,769

$36,150

Average Earnings

$39,781

Average Male

$30,342

Average Female

Rosenberg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rosenberg Language by Age

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Rosenberg Language

57.48% of Rosenberg residents speak only English, while 42.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 39.44% of the population.

Rosenberg Language

Rosenberg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic21,8774,32719.78%
Other2,79392233.01%
Black5,61059310.57%
White8,3482603.11%
Asian86115918.47%
Multiple816425.15%
Native681014.71%

14.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.95%

Male Poverty Rate

16.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rosenberg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rosenberg is Other, with 33.01% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rosenberg is White, with 3.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.45%.

Rosenberg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.44%
Some College8.90%
High School8.02%
Bachelors or Greater5.48%

Rosenberg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed21.94%
Female Unemployed13.35%
Female Employed7.72%
Male Employed5.38%

Rosenberg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rosenberg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,138$70,064
Families$56,889$77,647
Married Families$71,825-
Non Families$38,613$48,578
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Income by Household Type

Rosenberg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.6%

Male Marriage Rate

44.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Rosenberg Married by Age and Sex

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Rosenberg Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Rosenberg Marital Status by Race

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Rosenberg Marital Status

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1,433

Number of Veterans

1,330

Male Veterans

103

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War354
Vietnam331
First Gulf War227
Korea128
World War II

Rosenberg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64310
35 to 54309
75+286
18 to 34280
65 to 74248

Rosenberg Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0235.32%
Hispanic3642.53%
Black36010.08%
Other Race180.85%
2+ Races174.67%
Asian152.35%

Rosenberg Veterans by Race

Rosenberg Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rosenberg Veterans by Education

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67.1%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Rosenberg Employment by Age

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Rosenberg Employment by Race

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Rosenberg 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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65.82%

Born in Rosenberg

81.79%

Native Born

18.21%

Foreign Born

12.40%

Non Citizen

5.82%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

81.79% of Rosenberg residents were born in the United States, with 65.82% having been born in Texas. 12.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Rosenberg Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202139,2654791.23%
202038,7864791.25%
201938,3074791.27%
201837,8286041.62%
201737,2247051.93%
201636,5191,0943.09%
201535,4251,0693.11%
201434,3561,2633.82%
201333,0937392.28%
201232,3545191.63%
201131,8354211.34%
201031,4147,3712.71%
200024,0433,8601.77%
199020,1832,3431.24%
198017,8405,7423.96%
197012,0982,4002.24%
19609,6983,4884.56%
19506,2102,7536.03%
19403,4570.00%

Rosenberg Population by Year