Tulia, Texas Population 2021

4,631
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Tulia is a city located in Swisher County Texas. It is also the county seat of Swisher County. With a 2020 population of 4,631, it is the 384th largest city in Texas and the 4975th largest city in the United States . Tulia is currently declining at a rate of -0.26% annually and its population has decreased by -6.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,967 in 2010. Tulia reached it's highest population of 5,294 in 1970. Spanning over 4 miles, Tulia has a population density of 1,302 people per square mile.

The average household income in Tulia is $48,176 with a poverty rate of 35.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $669 per month, and the median house value is $76,400. The median age in Tulia is 35.1 years, 32.6 years for males, and 35.9 years for females.

Tulia Demographics

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

  • White: 76.29%
  • Black or African American: 8.61%
  • Two or more races: 7.63%
  • Native American: 4.86%
  • Other race: 2.24%
  • Asian: 0.26%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.11%
The current population of Tulia, Texas is 4,631 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,667.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,967.

Tulia, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,57876.29%
Black or African American4048.61%
Two or More Races3587.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native2284.86%
Some Other Race1052.24%
Asian120.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.11%
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Tulia Population by Race

Tulia Population Pyramid $2021

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Tulia Median Age

35.1


Total

32.6


Male

35.9


Female

Tulia Adults

There are 3,437 adults, (803 of whom are seniors) in Tulia.

Tulia Age Dependency

78.1

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Tulia Sex Ratio

Female

2,137

45.57%

Male

2,553

54.43%

Tulia Population by Age

Tulia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Tulia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.8%24.2%
Non Family75.1%24.9%
All67.3%32.7%
Male49.1%50.9%
Female32.4%67.6%

67.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tulia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4732.7367.3
Married6973.375.8
Non Family4771.1575.1
Female2444.1132.4
Male553.2749.1

3.46

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

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Tulia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade55017.15%
9th to 12th Grade55817.40%
High School Graduate92928.97%
Some College65520.42%
Associates Degree1434.46%
Bachelors Degree2678.33%
Graduate Degree1053.27%
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Tulia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Tulia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic1,49170543
White1,3061,100326
Black224169
2+ Races172136
Native American12366
Other Race105105
Asian12123
Islander5

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 asian people with a rate of 25.00%.

Tulia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,050$40,750$14,071
Less Than 9th Grade$$31,696$11,327
High School Graduate$30,167$33,576$13,585
Some College$40,238$47,500$26,250
Bachelors Degree$36,806$43,056$35,694
Graduate Degree$61,719$80,469$55,500

$31,050

Average Earnings

$40,750

Average Male

$14,071

Average Female

Tulia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Tulia Language by Age

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Tulia Language

64.69% of Tulia residents speak only English, while 35.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 35.31% of the population.

Tulia Language

Tulia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,15188741.24%
Black29729298.32%
White1,49123615.83%
Native21615973.61%
Multiple21415672.90%
Other935761.29%
Asian12216.67%

35.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.61%

Male Poverty Rate

38.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tulia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tulia is Black, with 98.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tulia is White, with 15.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.67%.

Tulia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade42.45%
High School29.97%
Some College14.91%
Bachelors or Greater2.18%

Tulia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed65.57%
Female Employed26.51%
Male Employed2.50%

Tulia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Tulia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$32,242$48,176
Families$40,500$53,929
Married Families$47,007-
Non Families$19,219$35,668
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Income by Household Type

Tulia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.5%

Male Marriage Rate

39.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Tulia Married by Age and Sex

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Tulia 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 45-54.

Tulia Marital Status by Race

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Tulia Marital Status

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121

Number of Veterans

121

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam77
First Gulf War17
Korea9
World War II1
Second Gulf War

Tulia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7464
75+25
35 to 5424
55 to 648
18 to 34

Tulia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1033.78%
Hispanic392.47%
Black176.54%
Other Race10.95%

Tulia Veterans by Race

Tulia Veterans by Education

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15.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

57.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tulia Veterans by Education

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42.7%

Labor Force Participation

40.3%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Tulia Employment by Age

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Tulia Employment by Race

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Tulia 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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68.81%

Born in Tulia

82.30%

Native Born

17.70%

Foreign Born

15.61%

Non Citizen

2.09%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

82.30% of Tulia residents were born in the United States, with 68.81% having been born in Texas. 15.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Tulia Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,631-12-0.26%
20204,643-12-0.26%
20194,655-12-0.26%
20184,667-20-0.43%
20174,68710.02%
20164,686-31-0.66%
20154,717-52-1.09%
20144,769-103-2.11%
20134,872-78-1.58%
20124,950340.69%
20114,916-85-1.70%
20105,001-116-0.23%
20005,1174180.86%
19904,699-334-0.68%
19805,033-261-0.50%
19705,2948841.84%
19604,4101,1883.19%
19503,2220.00%

Tulia Population by Year