|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Gonzales is 7,098. Gonzales, Texas is the 3,942nd largest city in the US.
Gonzales is located entirely in Gonzales County.
The peak population of Gonzales was in 2000, when its population was 7,251. In 2000, Gonzales was the 3,460th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,942nd largest city in the US. Gonzales is currently 2.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
Gonzales has shrunk 2.1% since the year 2000. Gonzales, Texas's growth is below average. 78% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Gonzales has a population density of 1,191.3 people per square mile.
|3937||River Rouge, Michigan||7,115||-28.0%|
|3938||Ocean Shores, Washington||7,114||84.4%|
|3940||Sturgis, South Dakota||7,107||9.7%|
|3946||Neptune Beach, Florida||7,088||-2.2%|
|3948||University Park, Illinois||7,082||5.1%|
The total voting age population of Gonzales, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,777. The voting age population is 45.4% male and 54.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.4% of the residents of Gonzales are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Gonzales are 62.0% White, 24.0% Other, 11.0% Black, 1.8% Two or more races, 0.7% Asian and 0.6% American Indian. Additionally, 55.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Gonzales, 16.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.0%. On a per-household basis, 11.0% of families are below the poverty line in Gonzales.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.3% of Gonzales residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 77.4% of Gonzales residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 14.5% have a bachelor's degree and 4.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Gonzales residents aged 5 and older, 33.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 33.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Gonzales is 3.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Gonzales, 15.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Gonzales is $46,182.
In Gonzales, 49.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 50.7% of housing units in Gonzales.
Of all the housing units in Gonzales, 13.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Gonzales, 14.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 440 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Gonzales is $755.
In Gonzales, 73.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.