|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of La Marque is 18,697. La Marque, Texas is the 1,985th largest city in the US.
La Marque is located entirely in Galveston County.
The current population of La Marque (18,697) is it's peak population.
La Marque has grown 36.4% since the 2000. La Marque, Texas is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 74% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
La Marque has a population density of 1,042.8 people per square mile.
|1981||Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin||18,738||1.2%|
|1984||Elizabeth City, North Carolina||18,703||8.4%|
|1985||La Marque, Texas||18,697||36.4%|
|1986||Lumberton, North Carolina||18,694||-11.4%|
|1987||Rutherford, New Jersey||18,690||3.2%|
|1989||Santa Fe Springs, California||18,678||13.5%|
The total voting age population of La Marque, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 12,004. The voting age population is 46.8% male and 53.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.3% of the residents of La Marque are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of La Marque are 62.5% White, 30.5% Black, 3.4% Asian, 1.8% Two or more races, 1.7% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 31.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In La Marque, 13.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 15.2%. On a per-household basis, 9.7% of families are below the poverty line in La Marque.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.4% of La Marque residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.1% of La Marque residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.9% have a bachelor's degree and 5.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among La Marque residents aged 5 and older, 23.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 20.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in La Marque is 10.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In La Marque, 21.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in La Marque is $53,964.
In La Marque, 72.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 27.2% of housing units in La Marque.
Of all the housing units in La Marque, 3.0% of them were build before 1940.
In La Marque, 31.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,200 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in La Marque is $899.
In La Marque, 80.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.