|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of George West is 2,192. George West, Texas is the 7,270th largest city in the US.
The peak population of George West was in 1990, when its population was 2,612. In 1990, George West was the 5,972nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,270th largest city in the US. George West is currently 16.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
George West has shrunk 12.8% since the year 2000. George West, Texas's growth is extremely below average. 87% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7264||Southwest Greensburg, Pennsylvania||2,197||-8.1%|
|7269||Calabash, North Carolina||2,192||69.1%|
|7270||George West, Texas||2,192||-12.8%|
|7275||Lisbon, North Dakota||2,190||-4.4%|
The total voting age population of George West, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,809. The voting age population is 50.5% male and 49.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 23.1% of the residents of George West are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of George West are 96.3% White, 1.2% Black, 1.2% Asian, 1.1% Other and 0.2% Two or more races. Additionally, 60.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In George West, 19.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 19.5%. On a per-household basis, 17.0% of families are below the poverty line in George West.
Among those aged 16 and older, 43.5% of George West residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 61.4% of George West residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.4% have a bachelor's degree and 1.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among George West residents aged 5 and older, 36.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 34.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in George West is 1.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In George West, 16.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in George West is $36,464.
In George West, 77.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 23.0% of housing units in George West.
Of all the housing units in George West, 1.1% of them were build before 1940.
In George West, 10.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 110 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in George West is $718.
In George West, 44.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.