|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Blanket is 369. Blanket, Texas is the 14,434th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Blanket was in 2000, when its population was 402. In 2000, Blanket was the 14,346th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,434th largest city in the US. Blanket is currently 8.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Blanket has shrunk 8.2% since the year 2000. Blanket, Texas's growth is about average. 41% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|14431||Strasburg, North Dakota||370||-32.1%|
|14433||Arkansas City, Arkansas||369||-37.1%|
|14438||Lava Hot Springs, Idaho||369||-29.1%|
|14440||Mount Pleasant, Arkansas||369||-8.2%|
The total voting age population of Blanket, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 284. The voting age population is 52.8% male and 47.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.5% of the residents of Blanket are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Blanket are 97.8% White, 1.1% Two or more races, 0.5% American Indian and 0.5% Other. Additionally, 12.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Blanket, 6.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 6.1%. On a per-household basis, 4.0% of families are below the poverty line in Blanket.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.3% of Blanket residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.2% of Blanket residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.9% have a bachelor's degree and 1.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Blanket residents aged 5 and older, 10.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 9.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Blanket is 2.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Blanket, 12.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Blanket is $41,094.
In Blanket, 84.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 15.7% of housing units in Blanket.
Of all the housing units in Blanket, 27.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Blanket, 6.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Blanket is $967.
In Blanket, 74.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.