|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Balcones Heights is 2,725. Balcones Heights, Texas is the 6,562nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Balcones Heights was in 2000, when its population was 3,014. In 2000, Balcones Heights was the 5,868th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,562nd largest city in the US. Balcones Heights is currently 9.6% smaller than it was in 2000.
Balcones Heights has shrunk 9.5% since the year 2000. Balcones Heights, Texas's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6557||Victor, New York||2,730||12.1%|
|6558||Pine Lawn, Missouri||2,729||-35.0%|
|6562||Balcones Heights, Texas||2,725||-9.5%|
|6563||Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois||2,725||19.8%|
The total voting age population of Balcones Heights, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,431. The voting age population is 51.9% male and 48.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.2% of the residents of Balcones Heights are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Balcones Heights are 82.9% White, 11.3% Black, 3.8% Other, 1.2% Two or more races and 0.8% American Indian. Additionally, 65.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Balcones Heights, 31.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 43.3%. On a per-household basis, 22.7% of families are below the poverty line in Balcones Heights.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.3% of Balcones Heights residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.5% of Balcones Heights residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.9% have a bachelor's degree and 4.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Balcones Heights residents aged 5 and older, 35.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 30.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 4.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Balcones Heights is 0.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Balcones Heights, 9.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Balcones Heights is $31,410.
In Balcones Heights, 16.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 83.4% of housing units in Balcones Heights.
Of all the housing units in Balcones Heights, 4.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Balcones Heights, 4.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Balcones Heights is $769.
In Balcones Heights, 69.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.