|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Happy is 613. Happy, Texas is the 12,340th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Happy was in 2010, when its population was 678. In 2010, Happy was the 12,043rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,340th largest city in the US. Happy is currently 9.6% smaller than it was in 2010.
Happy has shrunk 5.2% since the year 2000. Happy, Texas's growth is about average. 40% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12269||New Chapel Hill||626||12.7%|
|12369||Ingleside on the Bay||608||-8.7%|
|12336||Minto, North Dakota||614||-6.4%|
|12337||Parkway Village, Kentucky||614||-14.1%|
|12338||Thomas, West Virginia||614||1.8%|
|12339||Chaumont, New York||613||0.8%|
|12342||Saluda, North Carolina||613||1.3%|
|12343||San Luis, Colorado||613||-17.0%|
The total voting age population of Happy, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 490. The voting age population is 46.3% male and 53.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.2% of the residents of Happy are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Happy are 94.1% White, 2.7% Two or more races, 1.9% American Indian and 1.3% Black. Additionally, 23.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Happy, 10.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 9.7%. On a per-household basis, 8.1% of families are below the poverty line in Happy.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.3% of Happy residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.1% of Happy residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.5% have a bachelor's degree and 7.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Happy residents aged 5 and older, 13.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 13.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Happy is 2.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Happy, 28.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Happy is $41,184.
In Happy, 73.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 26.8% of housing units in Happy.
Of all the housing units in Happy, 11.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Happy, 13.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Happy is $802.
In Happy, 78.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.