|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Electra is 2,282. Electra, Texas is the 7,125th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Electra was in 2000, when its population was 3,168. In 2000, Electra was the 5,709th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,125th largest city in the US. Electra is currently 28.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
Electra has shrunk 27.9% since the year 2000. Electra, Texas's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7119||New Concord, Ohio||2,285||-14.0%|
|7120||North Pole, Alaska||2,285||45.7%|
|7123||De Leon, Texas||2,282||-5.9%|
|7126||New Boston, Ohio||2,282||-2.2%|
|7129||Oakland City, Indiana||2,278||-11.6%|
The total voting age population of Electra, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,203. The voting age population is 48.1% male and 51.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.5% of the residents of Electra are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Electra are 82.4% White, 6.5% Two or more races, 4.9% American Indian, 3.5% Other, 2.5% Black and 0.3% Asian. Additionally, 12.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Electra, 24.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 29.1%. On a per-household basis, 17.0% of families are below the poverty line in Electra.
Among those aged 16 and older, 46.2% of Electra residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 81.7% of Electra residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.5% have a bachelor's degree and 3.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Electra residents aged 5 and older, 8.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 7.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Electra is 12.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Electra, 20.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Electra is $30,484.
In Electra, 70.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 29.4% of housing units in Electra.
Of all the housing units in Electra, 19.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Electra, 4.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Electra is $345.
In Electra, 60.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.