Royse City, Texas Population 2021

17,360
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Royse City is a city located in Rockwall County Texas. With a 2020 population of 17,360, it is the 164th largest city in Texas and the 2088th largest city in the United States . Royse City is currently growing at a rate of 8.29% annually and its population has increased by 85.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,349 in 2010. Royse City reached it's highest population of 17,360 in 2021. Spanning over 18 miles, Royse City has a population density of 949 people per square mile.

The average household income in Royse City is $95,983 with a poverty rate of 6.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,589 per month, and the median house value is $188,700. The median age in Royse City is 31.3 years, 30.9 years for males, and 32.1 years for females.

Royse City Demographics

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

  • White: 82.44%
  • Black or African American: 10.47%
  • Two or more races: 3.51%
  • Other race: 2.54%
  • Asian: 0.53%
  • Native American: 0.50%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Royse City, Texas is 17,360 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,373.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,349.

Royse City, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,70382.44%
Black or African American1,35910.47%
Two or More Races4563.51%
Some Other Race3302.54%
Asian690.53%
American Indian and Alaska Native650.50%
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Royse City Population by Race

Royse City Population Pyramid $2021

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Royse City Median Age

31.3


Total

30.9


Male

32.1


Female

Royse City Adults

There are 9,238 adults, (978 of whom are seniors) in Royse City.

Royse City Age Dependency

57.2

Age Dependency Ratio

11.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Royse City Sex Ratio

Female

6,565

50.57%

Male

6,417

49.43%

Royse City Population by Age

Royse City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Royse City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.6%17.4%
Male79.5%20.5%
All74.6%25.4%
Non Family69.7%30.3%
Female36.8%63.2%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Royse City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,2093.0874.6
Married2,7743.5382.6
Non Family7811.4769.7
Female5082.9136.8
Male1463.9279.5

3.37

Average Family Size

3.08

Average Household Size

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Royse City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3284.16%
9th to 12th Grade4255.39%
High School Graduate2,13227.04%
Some College1,95824.83%
Associates Degree1,07513.63%
Bachelors Degree1,43018.13%
Graduate Degree5386.82%
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Royse City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Royse City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,9144,5861,373
Hispanic1,7891,378329
Black994994176
Other Race22016588
2+ Races18216991
Asian4026
Native American21219

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 2+ races people with a rate of 50.00%.

Royse City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,369$55,152$40,784
Less Than 9th Grade$18,761$35,039$14,213
High School Graduate$45,083$50,022$38,926
Some College$47,402$56,368$29,722
Bachelors Degree$62,727$81,250$47,879
Graduate Degree$62,148$83,274$61,091

$50,369

Average Earnings

$55,152

Average Male

$40,784

Average Female

Royse City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Royse City Language by Age

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Royse City Language

81.89% of Royse City residents speak only English, while 18.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.57% of the population.

Royse City Language

Royse City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,2225336.48%
Black1,35924017.66%
Hispanic2,985822.75%
Asian694362.32%
Other3303610.91%

6.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.33%

Male Poverty Rate

9.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Royse City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Royse City is Asian, with 62.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Royse City is Hispanic, with 2.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.79%.

Royse City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College8.84%
Less Than 9th Grade4.25%
High School4.03%
Bachelors or Greater2.79%

Royse City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed52.66%
Male Unemployed9.49%
Female Employed8.10%
Male Employed1.89%

Royse City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Royse City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$82,860$95,983
Families$88,380$101,753
Married Families$98,988-
Non Families$55,327$57,184
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Income by Household Type

Royse City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.8%

Male Marriage Rate

57.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Royse City Married by Age and Sex

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Royse City 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 45-54.

Royse City Marital Status by Race

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Royse City Marital Status

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770

Number of Veterans

750

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam279
First Gulf War237
Second Gulf War228
World War II45
Korea28

Royse City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54342
65 to 74225
55 to 6484
18 to 3474
75+45

Royse City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6178.04%
Black13212.56%
Hispanic612.78%
2+ Races219.46%

Royse City Veterans by Race

Royse City Veterans by Education

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1.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Royse City Veterans by Education

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72.3%

Labor Force Participation

68.9%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Royse City Employment by Age

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Royse City Employment by Race

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Royse City 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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68.49%

Born in Royse City

92.19%

Native Born

7.81%

Foreign Born

5.21%

Non Citizen

2.60%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.19% of Royse City residents were born in the United States, with 68.49% having been born in Texas. 5.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Royse City Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202117,3601,3298.29%
202016,0311,3299.04%
201914,7021,3299.94%
201813,3733893.00%
201712,9845354.30%
201612,4496865.83%
201511,7636876.20%
201411,0764794.52%
201310,5973022.93%
201210,2952712.70%
201110,0242512.57%
20109,7736,81612.70%
20002,9570.00%

Royse City Population by Year