|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of El Campo is 12,290. El Campo, Texas is the 2,722nd largest city in the US.
El Campo is located entirely in Wharton County.
The peak population of El Campo was in 2020, when its population was 12,345. In 2020, El Campo was the 2,707th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,722nd largest city in the US. El Campo is currently 0.4% smaller than it was in 2020.
El Campo has grown 10.5% since the 2000. El Campo, Texas's growth is about average. 47% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
El Campo has a population density of 1,400 people per square mile.
|2719||Box Elder, South Dakota||12,310||259.1%|
|2720||Castle Pines, Colorado||12,298|
|2722||El Campo, Texas||12,290||10.5%|
|2723||Garden City, Idaho||12,288||14.8%|
|2724||Haverstraw, New York||12,286||21.5%|
The total voting age population of El Campo, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 7,264. The voting age population is 47.1% male and 52.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.7% of the residents of El Campo are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of El Campo are 83.9% White, 9.2% Black, 5.3% Other, 1.4% Two or more races and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 56.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In El Campo, 20.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 31.7%. On a per-household basis, 16.9% of families are below the poverty line in El Campo.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.6% of El Campo residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 73.3% of El Campo residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.6% have a bachelor's degree and 5.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among El Campo residents aged 5 and older, 32.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 31.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in El Campo is 4.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In El Campo, 14.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in El Campo is $49,182.
In El Campo, 56.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.6% of housing units in El Campo.
Of all the housing units in El Campo, 7.5% of them were build before 1940.
In El Campo, 14.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 660 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in El Campo is $777.
In El Campo, 71.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.