|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of El Lago is 3,006. El Lago, Texas is the 6,258th largest city in the US.
The peak population of El Lago was in 1990, when its population was 3,269. In 1990, El Lago was the 5,272nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,258th largest city in the US. El Lago is currently 8.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
El Lago has shrunk 2.2% since the year 2000. El Lago, Texas's growth is below average. 64% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6233||Oak Ridge North||3,032||-2.6%|
|6254||West Union, Ohio||3,010||2.4%|
|6255||Bal Harbour, Florida||3,008||-8.8%|
|6256||Louisburg, North Carolina||3,008||-6.2%|
|6257||Genoa City, Wisconsin||3,007||50.8%|
|6258||El Lago, Texas||3,006||-2.2%|
|6259||Granite Quarry, North Carolina||3,006||33.8%|
|6262||Iron River, Michigan||3,004||-11.0%|
|6264||Williams Bay, Wisconsin||3,001||23.7%|
The total voting age population of El Lago, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,960. The voting age population is 48.4% male and 51.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.9% of the residents of El Lago are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of El Lago are 90.0% White, 3.3% Two or more races, 2.9% Black, 1.9% American Indian, 1.5% Asian and 0.3% Other. Additionally, 16.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In El Lago, 6.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 6.3%. On a per-household basis, 4.4% of families are below the poverty line in El Lago.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.7% of El Lago residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 97.1% of El Lago residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 47.4% have a bachelor's degree and 13.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among El Lago residents aged 5 and older, 12.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 7.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in El Lago is 5.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In El Lago, 14.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in El Lago is $90,357.
In El Lago, 74.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.7% of housing units in El Lago.
In El Lago, 5.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in El Lago is $1,396.
In El Lago, 94.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.