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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Lyford is 2,210. Lyford, Texas is the 7,244th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Lyford was in 2010, when its population was 2,611. In 2010, Lyford was the 6,585th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,244th largest city in the US. Lyford is currently 15.4% smaller than it was in 2010.
Lyford has shrunk 12.5% since the year 2000. Lyford, Texas's growth is extremely below average. 81% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
The total voting age population of Lyford, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,685. The voting age population is 53.2% male and 46.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.3% of the residents of Lyford are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Lyford are 98.9% White, 0.6% Two or more races and 0.5% Other. Additionally, 95.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Lyford, 27.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 47.0%. On a per-household basis, 29.6% of families are below the poverty line in Lyford.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.7% of Lyford residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 63.8% of Lyford residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.0% have a bachelor's degree and 3.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Lyford residents aged 5 and older, 69.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 69.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Lyford is 16.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Lyford, 16.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Lyford is $32,589.
In Lyford, 75.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 24.7% of housing units in Lyford.
Of all the housing units in Lyford, 5.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Lyford, 22.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 190 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Lyford is $633.
In Lyford, 41.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.