|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ames is 1,009. Ames, Texas is the 10,155th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Ames was in 2000, when its population was 1,091. In 2000, Ames was the 9,808th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,155th largest city in the US. Ames is currently 7.5% smaller than it was in 2000.
Ames has shrunk 7.5% since the year 2000. Ames, Texas's growth is about average. 57% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10149||Rose Valley, Pennsylvania||1,011||7.2%|
|10151||Califon, New Jersey||1,010||-4.3%|
|10152||Country Club Hills, Missouri||1,010||-26.7%|
|10154||Northville, New York||1,010||-11.0%|
|10156||Parkers Prairie, Minnesota||1,009||-0.2%|
|10159||Lake Quivira, Kansas||1,008||8.0%|
|10160||Linn Valley, Kansas||1,008||78.4%|
The total voting age population of Ames, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 995. The voting age population is 43.1% male and 56.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.4% of the residents of Ames are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ames are 82.4% Black, 9.5% White, 5.2% Two or more races and 2.9% Other. Additionally, 1.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ames, 45.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 55.0%. On a per-household basis, 35.2% of families are below the poverty line in Ames.
Among those aged 16 and older, 37.2% of Ames residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.7% of Ames residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.2% have a bachelor's degree and 3.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ames residents aged 5 and older, 1.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ames is 3.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ames, 20.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ames is $26,179.
In Ames, 76.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 23.3% of housing units in Ames.
Of all the housing units in Ames, 2.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Ames, 33.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 190 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ames is $1,000.
In Ames, 60.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.