|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Knox City is 1,052. Knox City, Texas is the 9,993rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Knox City was in 1990, when its population was 1,443. In 1990, Knox City was the 8,215th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,993rd largest city in the US. Knox City is currently 27.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
Knox City has shrunk 13.4% since the year 2000. Knox City, Texas's growth is below average. 80% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9987||Delevan, New York||1,054||-3.0%|
|9992||Town Creek, Alabama||1,053||-13.4%|
|9993||Knox City, Texas||1,052||-13.4%|
|9995||Pamplico, South Carolina||1,052||-7.4%|
|9997||White Sulphur Springs, Montana||1,052||7.0%|
|9998||Cedar Bluff, Virginia||1,051||-2.5%|
|9999||Hettinger, North Dakota||1,051||-19.0%|
The total voting age population of Knox City, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 779. The voting age population is 49.6% male and 50.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.2% of the residents of Knox City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Knox City are 87.0% White, 5.4% Other, 3.5% Two or more races, 3.4% Black and 0.7% American Indian. Additionally, 41.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Knox City, 12.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 15.8%. On a per-household basis, 7.2% of families are below the poverty line in Knox City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 49.8% of Knox City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.6% of Knox City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 18.8% have a bachelor's degree and 6.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Knox City residents aged 5 and older, 26.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 24.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Knox City is 5.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Knox City, 18.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Knox City is $38,977.
In Knox City, 85.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 14.3% of housing units in Knox City.
Of all the housing units in Knox City, 18.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Knox City, 1.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Knox City is $498.
In Knox City, 67.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.