|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cooper is 1,951. Cooper, Texas is the 7,706th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Cooper was in 1990, when its population was 2,318. In 1990, Cooper was the 6,385th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,706th largest city in the US. Cooper is currently 15.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Cooper has shrunk 9.1% since the year 2000. Cooper, Texas's growth is below average. 79% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7701||East Helena, Montana||1,954||17.8%|
|7704||Blackville, South Carolina||1,951||-34.2%|
|7705||Bull Shoals, Arkansas||1,951||-2.1%|
|7708||Lake Butler, Florida||1,950||0.4%|
|7711||Custer, South Dakota||1,949||-1.1%|
The total voting age population of Cooper, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,606. The voting age population is 44.8% male and 55.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.5% of the residents of Cooper are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cooper are 74.1% White, 20.5% Black, 3.8% Two or more races, 1.3% Asian, 0.2% American Indian and 0.2% Other. Additionally, 6.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Cooper, 32.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 58.4%. On a per-household basis, 20.3% of families are below the poverty line in Cooper.
Among those aged 16 and older, 52.2% of Cooper residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 83.6% of Cooper residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.6% have a bachelor's degree and 5.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cooper residents aged 5 and older, 2.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cooper is 2.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cooper, 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 Cooper is $34,886.
In Cooper, 56.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 44.0% of housing units in Cooper.
Of all the housing units in Cooper, 12.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Cooper, 5.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cooper is $609.
In Cooper, 65.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.