Sulphur Springs, Texas Population 2022

16,039
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Sulphur Springs is a city located in Hopkins County Texas. Sulphur Springs has a 2020 population of 16,039. It is also the county seat of Hopkins County. Sulphur Springs is currently growing at a rate of 0.31% annually and its population has increased by 0.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,941 in 2010.

The average household income in Sulphur Springs is $61,278 with a poverty rate of 13.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $843 per month, and the median house value is $115,100. The median age in Sulphur Springs is 37.6 years, 36 years for males, and 39.4 years for females.

Sulphur Springs Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sulphur Springswas:

  • White: 78.05%
  • Black or African American: 13.67%
  • Other race: 4.93%
  • Two or more races: 1.91%
  • Asian: 1.03%
  • Native American: 0.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.16%
The current population of Sulphur Springs, Texas is 16,039 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 15,941.

Sulphur Springs, Texas Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201035,2080.00%
201135,259510.14%
201235,312530.15%
201335,299-13-0.04%
201435,6863871.08%
201535,9732870.80%
201636,1842110.58%
201736,4512670.73%
201836,7382870.78%
201937,0843460.93%
202037,4303460.92%
202137,7763460.92%

Sulphur Springs Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,55978.05%
Black or African American2,20013.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native410.25%
Asian1651.03%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander260.16%
Some Other Race7934.93%
Two or More Races3071.91%
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Sulphur Springs Population by Race

Sulphur Springs Population Pyramid 2022

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Sulphur Springs Median Age

38


Total

37.4


Male

39.4


Female

Sulphur Springs Adults

There are 12,345 adults, (2,985 of whom are seniors) in Sulphur Springs.

Sulphur Springs Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

Sulphur Springs Sex Ratio

Female

8,487

52.74%

Male

7,604

47.26%

Sulphur Springs Population by Age

Sulphur Springs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sulphur Springs Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married66.1%33.9%
All51.2%48.8%
Female48.8%51.2%
Non Family38.9%61.1%
Male22.6%77.4%

51.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sulphur Springs Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0542.5951.2
Married2,5773.3166.1
Male3273.4222.6
Female1,0023.3148.8
Non Family2,1481.2838.9

3.21

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

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Sulphur Springs Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7076.64%
9th to 12th Grade9278.71%
High School Graduate3,82935.98%
Some College2,22420.90%
Associates Degree6796.38%
Bachelors Degree1,50914.18%
Graduate Degree7677.21%
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Sulphur Springs Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sulphur Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian817729
White7,7416,8832,118
2+ Races15815128
Other Race47215646
Hispanic1,31865681
Black1,3391,22920
Native American3333

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 35.80%.

Sulphur Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,223$37,405$29,688
Less Than 9th Grade$26,866$27,813$21,036
High School Graduate$23,611$30,074$14,754
Some College$32,391$36,934$30,155
Bachelors Degree$43,171$52,982$41,825
Graduate Degree$70,033$71,027$51,179

$32,223

Average Earnings

$37,405

Average Male

$29,688

Average Female

Sulphur Springs Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sulphur Springs Language by Age

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Sulphur Springs Language

87.91% of Sulphur Springs residents speak only English, while 12.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.92% of the population.

Sulphur Springs Language

Sulphur Springs Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian1655935.76%
Black2,15149322.92%
Hispanic2,54754521.40%
Native41819.51%
White10,4841,04910.01%
Other117NaN%
Multiple2753512.73%

13.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.66%

Male Poverty Rate

15.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sulphur Springs

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sulphur Springs is Asian, with 35.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sulphur Springs is Multiple, with 12.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.82%.

Sulphur Springs Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.40%
High School19.28%
Some College8.22%
Bachelors or Greater1.38%

Sulphur Springs Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.18%
Male Unemployed36.70%
Female Employed7.90%
Female Unemployed17.24%

Sulphur Springs Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sulphur Springs Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,996$62,447
Families$59,877$73,040
Married Families$74,628-
Non Families$27,724$40,024
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Income by Household Type

Sulphur Springs Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.1%

Male Marriage Rate

40.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Sulphur Springs Married by Age and Sex

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Sulphur Springs 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.

Sulphur Springs Marital Status by Race

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Sulphur Springs Marital Status

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688

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War44
First Gulf War140
Vietnam257
Korea53
World War II12

Sulphur Springs Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3438
35 to 54130
55 to 64139
65 to 74215
75+166

Sulphur Springs Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4774.83%
Black1297.82%
Native American33100.00%
Other Race214.23%
2+ Races2817.72%
Hispanic512.97%

Sulphur Springs Veterans by Race

Sulphur Springs Veterans by Education

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10.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sulphur Springs Veterans by Education

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64.3%

Labor Force Participation

60.8%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Sulphur Springs Employment by Age

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Sulphur Springs Employment by Race

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Sulphur Springs 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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75.50%

Born in Sulphur Springs

94.06%

Native Born

5.94%

Foreign Born

3.84%

Non Citizen

2.10%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.06% of Sulphur Springs residents were born in the United States, with 75.50% having been born in Texas. 3.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sulphur Springs Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18903,0380.00%
19003,6355971.81%
19105,1511,5163.55%
19205,5584070.76%
19305,417-141-0.26%
19406,7421,3252.21%
19508,9912,2492.92%
19609,1601690.19%
197010,6421,4821.51%
198012,8042,1621.87%
199014,0621,2580.94%
200014,5514890.34%
201015,4498980.60%
201115,498490.32%
201215,547490.32%
201315,596490.32%
201415,645490.31%
201515,694490.31%
201615,743490.31%
201715,792490.31%
201815,841490.31%
201915,890490.31%
202015,941510.32%
202115,990490.31%
202216,039490.31%

Sulphur Springs Population by Year