|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Amarillo is 201,234. Amarillo, Texas is the 120th largest city in the US.
Parts of Amarillo are located within Potter County and Randall County.
The current population of Amarillo (201,234) is it's peak population.
Amarillo has grown 15.6% since the 2000. Amarillo, Texas's growth is about average. 54% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Amarillo has a population density of 1,917 people per square mile.
|116||Cape Coral, Florida||204,510||97.9%|
|118||Little Rock, Arkansas||201,998||10.1%|
|121||Augusta-Richmond County, Georgia||201,196||3.1%|
|122||Salt Lake City, Utah||200,478||10.2%|
|125||Grand Rapids, Michigan||197,416||-0.2%|
|126||Grand Prairie, Texas||197,347||54.0%|
The total voting age population of Amarillo, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 131,723. The voting age population is 48.0% male and 52.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.5% of the residents of Amarillo are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Amarillo are 82.1% White, 6.6% Black, 4.3% Asian, 3.3% Two or more races, 2.8% Other, 0.6% American Indian and 0.3% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 33.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Amarillo, 15.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.2%. On a per-household basis, 12.0% of families are below the poverty line in Amarillo.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.7% of Amarillo residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.3% of Amarillo residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 23.7% have a bachelor's degree and 7.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Amarillo residents aged 5 and older, 24.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 19.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 3.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Amarillo is 3.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Amarillo, 14.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Amarillo is $52,725.
In Amarillo, 60.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 39.5% of housing units in Amarillo.
Of all the housing units in Amarillo, 5.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Amarillo, 16.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 13,900 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Amarillo is $850.
In Amarillo, 80.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.