|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of La Ward is 189. La Ward, Texas is the 16,669th largest city in the US.
The peak population of La Ward was in 2010, when its population was 213. In 2010, La Ward was the 16,577th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 16,669th largest city in the US. La Ward is currently 11.3% smaller than it was in 2010.
La Ward has shrunk 5.9% since the year 2000. La Ward, Texas is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 73% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|16665||Golden Valley, North Dakota||189||3.8%|
|16669||La Ward, Texas||189||-5.9%|
|16671||Mount Gretna, Pennsylvania||189||-21.5%|
|16672||Oakwood Park, Missouri||189||6.7%|
The total voting age population of La Ward, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 220. The voting age population is 58.6% male and 41.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 7.2% of the residents of La Ward are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of La Ward are 93.1% White, 6.2% Other and 0.7% Black. Additionally, 37.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In La Ward, 13.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 19.2%. On a per-household basis, 12.3% of families are below the poverty line in La Ward.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.5% of La Ward residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 69.6% of La Ward residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 3.1% have a bachelor's degree and 0.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among La Ward residents aged 5 and older, 24.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 24.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in La Ward is 9.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In La Ward, 2.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in La Ward is $53,125.
In La Ward, 63.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 36.5% of housing units in La Ward.
Of all the housing units in La Ward, 17.2% of them were build before 1940.
In La Ward, 16.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in La Ward is $738.
In La Ward, 67.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.