|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Higgins is 345. Higgins, Texas is the 14,658th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Higgins was in 1990, when its population was 466. In 1990, Higgins was the 13,365th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,658th largest city in the US. Higgins is currently 26.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
Higgins has shrunk 18.2% since the year 2000. Higgins, Texas's growth is extremely below average. 81% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|14653||Good Hope, Illinois||346||-16.6%|
|14654||The Highlands, Kansas||346|
|14657||Fairmount, North Dakota||345||-14.6%|
|14661||Murray City, Ohio||345||-23.8%|
The total voting age population of Higgins, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 362. The voting age population is 38.7% male and 61.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.1% of the residents of Higgins are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Higgins are 74.5% White, 10.9% Other, 6.9% Two or more races, 4.7% American Indian and 3.0% Asian. Additionally, 18.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Higgins, 26.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 39.6%. On a per-household basis, 20.6% of families are below the poverty line in Higgins.
Among those aged 16 and older, 56.3% of Higgins residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 77.3% of Higgins residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.6% have a bachelor's degree and 4.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Higgins residents aged 5 and older, 18.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 13.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 5.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Higgins is 10.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Higgins, 17.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Higgins is $49,583.
In Higgins, 71.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 28.6% of housing units in Higgins.
Of all the housing units in Higgins, 8.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Higgins, 13.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Higgins is $715.
In Higgins, 74.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.