|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Hereford is 14,779. Hereford, Texas is the 2,370th largest city in the US.
Hereford is located entirely in Deaf Smith County.
The peak population of Hereford was in 2010, when its population was 15,370. In 2010, Hereford was the 2,145th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,370th largest city in the US. Hereford is currently 3.8% smaller than it was in 2010.
Hereford has grown 1.6% since the 2000. Hereford, Texas's growth is below average. 70% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Hereford has a population density of 2,591.9 people per square mile.
|2374||West University Place||14,724||3.0%|
|2366||Deming, New Mexico||14,835||3.7%|
|2367||Fort Payne, Alabama||14,834||14.4%|
|2369||Hammonton, New Jersey||14,781||17.1%|
|2371||Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin||14,778||11.6%|
|2373||Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin||14,747||4.3%|
|2374||West University Place, Texas||14,724||3.0%|
|2375||Glens Falls, New York||14,722||2.7%|
The total voting age population of Hereford, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 8,272. The voting age population is 49.0% male and 51.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.6% of the residents of Hereford are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Hereford are 89.5% White, 4.5% Other, 3.0% Two or more races, 1.3% Black, 0.8% American Indian, 0.8% Asian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 77.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Hereford, 17.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 23.0%. On a per-household basis, 15.9% of families are below the poverty line in Hereford.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.6% of Hereford residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 75.7% of Hereford residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.5% have a bachelor's degree and 2.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Hereford residents aged 5 and older, 57.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 56.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Hereford is 4.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Hereford, 13.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Hereford is $49,338.
In Hereford, 62.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.9% of housing units in Hereford.
Of all the housing units in Hereford, 7.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Hereford, 7.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Hereford is $790.
In Hereford, 78.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.