|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of La Joya is 4,587. La Joya, Texas is the 5,045th largest city in the US.
The current population of La Joya (4,587) is it's peak population.
La Joya has grown 34.5% since the 2000. La Joya, Texas is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 81% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|4975||Morgan's Point Resort||4,713||55.0%|
|5039||Sauk Centre, Minnesota||4,599||16.4%|
|5040||East Petersburg, Pennsylvania||4,598||3.3%|
|5041||Holts Summit, Missouri||4,595||55.8%|
|5042||Pittsboro, North Carolina||4,592||92.6%|
|5045||La Joya, Texas||4,587||34.5%|
|5046||Southampton, New York||4,587||15.3%|
|5047||South Tucson, Arizona||4,585||-16.8%|
|5050||New Boston, Texas||4,579||-3.1%|
The total voting age population of La Joya, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,145. The voting age population is 49.4% male and 50.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.0% of the residents of La Joya are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of La Joya are 98.6% White and 1.4% Asian. Additionally, 96.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In La Joya, 40.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 47.8%. On a per-household basis, 36.2% of families are below the poverty line in La Joya.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.3% of La Joya residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 64.3% of La Joya residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.7% have a bachelor's degree and 5.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among La Joya residents aged 5 and older, 97.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 94.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in La Joya is 12.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In La Joya, 14.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in La Joya is $-1,333,333,334.
In La Joya, 59.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.0% of housing units in La Joya.
In La Joya, 49.8% 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 La Joya is $666.
In La Joya, 56.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.