Silsbee, Texas Population 2022

6,999
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Silsbee is a city located in Hardin County Texas. Silsbee has a 2020 population of 6,999. Silsbee is currently growing at a rate of 0.46% annually and its population has increased by 0.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,935 in 2010.

The average household income in Silsbee is $62,192 with a poverty rate of 10.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $827 per month, and the median house value is $116,400. The median age in Silsbee is 38.8 years, 39.1 years for males, and 38.4 years for females.

Silsbee Demographics

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

  • White: 63.82%
  • Black or African American: 31.72%
  • Two or more races: 3.01%
  • Other race: 1.02%
  • Asian: 0.42%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Silsbee, Texas is 6,999 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 6,935.

Silsbee, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,23963.82%
Black or African American2,10731.72%
Asian280.42%
Some Other Race681.02%
Two or More Races2003.01%
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Silsbee Population by Race

Silsbee Population Pyramid 2022

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Silsbee Median Age

40.3


Total

40.7


Male

40.1


Female

Silsbee Adults

There are 4,860 adults, (1,275 of whom are seniors) in Silsbee.

Silsbee Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Silsbee Sex Ratio

Female

3,847

57.92%

Male

2,795

42.08%

Silsbee Population by Age

Silsbee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Silsbee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male89.7%10.3%
Married83.3%16.7%
All66%34%
Female59.6%40.4%
Non Family36.5%63.5%

66.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Silsbee Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4412.666
Married1,1543.1983.3
Male1452.9789.7
Female4463.3259.6
Non Family6961.0836.5

3.16

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

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Silsbee Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1603.62%
9th to 12th Grade2726.16%
High School Graduate1,84041.65%
Some College1,12225.40%
Associates Degree3397.67%
Bachelors Degree48510.98%
Graduate Degree2004.53%
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Silsbee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Silsbee Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races12512527
White2,8662,638558
Black1,1851,037100
Asian2828
Hispanic285229

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 2+ races people with a rate of 21.60%.

Silsbee Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,734$44,638$26,475
Less Than 9th Grade$31,714$32,000$
High School Graduate$35,139$42,591$24,508
Some College$31,727$43,933$25,229
Bachelors Degree$47,988$49,055$46,783
Graduate Degree$75,094$76,063$36,250

$37,734

Average Earnings

$44,638

Average Male

$26,475

Average Female

Silsbee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Silsbee Language by Age

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Silsbee Language

91.89% of Silsbee residents speak only English, while 8.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.16% of the population.

Silsbee Language

Silsbee Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,10740819.36%
White3,5582426.80%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic678152.21%

10.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.73%

Male Poverty Rate

12.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Silsbee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Silsbee is Black, with 19.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Silsbee is Hispanic, with 2.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.77%.

Silsbee Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.58%
High School11.69%
Some College11.01%
Bachelors or Greater1.38%

Silsbee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.39%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed4.93%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Silsbee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Silsbee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,563$66,054
Families$70,988$81,860
Married Families$74,545-
Non Families$16,855$25,527
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Income by Household Type

Silsbee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.8%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Silsbee Married by Age and Sex

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Silsbee 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 20-34.

Silsbee Marital Status by Race

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Silsbee Marital Status

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539

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War113
First Gulf War129
Vietnam138
Korea38
World War II28

Silsbee Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3474
35 to 54134
55 to 64100
65 to 74119
75+112

Silsbee Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White34010.14%
Black18714.06%
2+ Races129.60%
Hispanic9826.78%

Silsbee Veterans by Race

Silsbee Veterans by Education

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10.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Silsbee Veterans by Education

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56.6%

Labor Force Participation

55.6%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Silsbee Employment by Age

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Silsbee Employment by Race

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Silsbee 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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72.63%

Born in Silsbee

97.83%

Native Born

2.17%

Foreign Born

1.04%

Non Citizen

1.13%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.83% of Silsbee residents were born in the United States, with 72.63% having been born in Texas. 1.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Silsbee Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19402,5250.00%
19503,1796542.33%
19606,2773,0987.04%
19707,2719941.48%
19807,6844130.55%
19906,368-1,316-1.86%
20006,393250.04%
20106,6112180.34%
20116,643320.48%
20126,675320.48%
20136,707320.48%
20146,739320.48%
20156,771320.47%
20166,803320.47%
20176,835320.47%
20186,867320.47%
20196,899320.47%
20206,935360.52%
20216,967320.46%
20226,999320.46%

Silsbee Population by Year