|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Killeen is 156,261. Killeen, Texas is the 167th largest city in the US.
Killeen is located entirely in Bell County.
The current population of Killeen (156,261) is it's peak population.
Killeen has grown 73.3% since the 2000. Killeen, Texas is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 89% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Killeen has a population density of 2,387.5 people per square mile.
|163||Paterson, New Jersey||157,794||5.6%|
|165||Macon-Bibb County, Georgia||156,762|
|170||Kansas City, Kansas||154,545||5.2%|
The total voting age population of Killeen, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 95,870. The voting age population is 49.0% male and 51.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 6.2% of the residents of Killeen are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Killeen are 44.3% White, 40.1% Black, 6.4% Two or more races, 3.9% Asian, 3.3% Other, 1.3% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.8% American Indian. Additionally, 26.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Killeen, 14.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.0%. On a per-household basis, 12.4% of families are below the poverty line in Killeen.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.4% of Killeen residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.5% of Killeen residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.2% have a bachelor's degree and 5.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Killeen residents aged 5 and older, 24.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 16.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 3.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Killeen is 10.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Killeen, 27.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Killeen is $49,630.
In Killeen, 43.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 56.2% of housing units in Killeen.
Of all the housing units in Killeen, 0.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Killeen, 40.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 24,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Killeen is $923.
In Killeen, 86.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.