Stafford is a city located in Fort Bend County Texas. With a 2020 population of 17,252, it is the 166th largest city in Texas and the 2103rd largest city in the United States . Stafford is currently declining at a rate of -0.32% annually and its population has decreased by -2.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,693 in 2010. Stafford reached it's highest population of 17,564 in 2016. Spanning over 7 miles, Stafford has a population density of 2,463 people per square mile.
The average household income in Stafford is $73,572 with a poverty rate of 13.25%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,222 per month, and the median house value is $180,400. The median age in Stafford is 35.3 years, 33.6 years for males, and 36.7 years for females.