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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Denton is 148,146. Denton, Texas is the 184th largest city in the US.
Denton is located entirely in Denton County.
The current population of Denton (148,146) is it's peak population.
Denton has grown 77.1% since the 2000. Denton, Texas is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 89% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Denton has a population density of 1,289.1 people per square mile.
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The total voting age population of Denton, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 98,581. The voting age population is 46.7% male and 53.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.4% of the residents of Denton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Denton are 78.7% White, 9.6% Black, 4.2% Asian, 3.7% Two or more races, 3.0% Other, 0.7% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 24.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Denton, 15.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 14.4%. On a per-household basis, 7.0% of families are below the poverty line in Denton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.1% of Denton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.4% of Denton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 38.9% have a bachelor's degree and 13.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Denton residents aged 5 and older, 22.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 17.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Denton is 5.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Denton, 17.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Denton is $60,018.
In Denton, 48.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 51.3% of housing units in Denton.
Of all the housing units in Denton, 1.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Denton, 36.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 18,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Denton is $1,082.
In Denton, 87.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.