|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cameron is 5,352. Cameron, Texas is the 4,615th largest city in the US.
Cameron is located entirely in Milam County.
The peak population of Cameron was in 1990, when its population was 5,696. In 1990, Cameron was the 3,717th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,615th largest city in the US. Cameron is currently 6.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
Cameron has shrunk 5.3% since the year 2000. Cameron, Texas's growth is below average. 69% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Cameron has a population density of 1,061.2 people per square mile.
|4614||Deer Park, Ohio||5,354||-10.6%|
|4619||Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey||5,342||0.0%|
|4621||St. Robert, Missouri||5,341||84.3%|
The total voting age population of Cameron, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,581. The voting age population is 47.3% male and 52.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.8% of the residents of Cameron are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cameron are 74.7% White, 21.4% Black, 2.2% Other, 0.6% American Indian, 0.6% Two or more races and 0.5% Asian. Additionally, 27.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Cameron, 29.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 54.1%. On a per-household basis, 22.5% of families are below the poverty line in Cameron.
Among those aged 16 and older, 45.2% of Cameron residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 72.6% of Cameron residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.2% have a bachelor's degree and 1.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cameron residents aged 5 and older, 22.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 22.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cameron is 7.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cameron, 17.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cameron is $37,448.
In Cameron, 60.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 39.9% of housing units in Cameron.
Of all the housing units in Cameron, 12.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Cameron, 6.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 170 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cameron is $641.
In Cameron, 63.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.