|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of El Paso is 678,415. El Paso, Texas is the 22nd largest city in the US.
El Paso is located entirely in El Paso County.
The peak population of El Paso was in 2020, when its population was 678,598. In 2020, El Paso was the 23rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 22nd largest city in the US. El Paso is currently 0.0% smaller than it was in 2020.
El Paso has grown 20.1% since the 2000. El Paso, Texas's growth is about average. 45% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
No, El Paso is the 6th largest city in the state of Texas. The biggest city, Houston, is 3.4x bigger than El Paso.
El Paso has a population density of 2,543.2 people per square mile.
|16||Charlotte, North Carolina||879,709||54.3%|
|17||San Francisco, California||815,201||4.8%|
|20||Oklahoma City, Oklahoma||687,725||35.4%|
|22||El Paso, Texas||678,415||20.1%|
|23||Washington, District of Columbia||670,050||17.1%|
|25||Las Vegas, Nevada||646,790||33.4%|
|28||Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky||628,594||13.4%|
The total voting age population of El Paso, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 423,010. The voting age population is 49.2% male and 50.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.7% of the residents of El Paso are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of El Paso are 80.1% White, 11.4% Other, 3.6% Black, 2.7% Two or more races, 1.4% Asian, 0.6% American Indian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 81.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In El Paso, 19.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.1%. On a per-household basis, 15.9% of families are below the poverty line in El Paso.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.3% of El Paso residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 80.3% of El Paso residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.1% have a bachelor's degree and 8.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among El Paso residents aged 5 and older, 68.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 66.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in El Paso is 6.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In El Paso, 19.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in El Paso is $47,568.
In El Paso, 58.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.1% of housing units in El Paso.
Of all the housing units in El Paso, 4.6% of them were build before 1940.
In El Paso, 25.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 62,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in El Paso is $837.
In El Paso, 78.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.