|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Hempstead is 6,028. Hempstead, Texas is the 4,318th largest city in the US.
Hempstead is located entirely in Waller County.
The current population of Hempstead (6,028) is it's peak population.
Hempstead has grown 24.8% since the 2000. Hempstead, Texas is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 78% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Hempstead has a population density of 1,040.8 people per square mile.
|4312||The Village of Indian Hill, Ohio||6,037||2.7%|
|4314||Dickson City, Pennsylvania||6,033||-2.4%|
|4317||Pauls Valley, Oklahoma||6,031||-3.6%|
|4323||Hamlet, North Carolina||6,022||-2.9%|
The total voting age population of Hempstead, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,311. The voting age population is 53.1% male and 46.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.3% of the residents of Hempstead are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Hempstead are 42.5% Black, 29.4% White, 25.5% Other, 1.6% Two or more races and 1.0% American Indian. Additionally, 33.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Hempstead, 25.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 33.6%. On a per-household basis, 20.6% of families are below the poverty line in Hempstead.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.4% of Hempstead residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 76.6% of Hempstead residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.1% have a bachelor's degree and 3.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Hempstead residents aged 5 and older, 33.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 31.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Hempstead is 7.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Hempstead, 24.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Hempstead is $35,688.
In Hempstead, 33.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 66.3% of housing units in Hempstead.
Of all the housing units in Hempstead, 3.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Hempstead, 24.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 670 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Hempstead is $875.
In Hempstead, 55.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.