|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Mineral Wells is 14,902. Mineral Wells, Texas is the 2,358th largest city in the US.
Parts of Mineral Wells are located within Palo Pinto County and Parker County.
The peak population of Mineral Wells was in 2000, when its population was 16,956. In 2000, Mineral Wells was the 1,817th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,358th largest city in the US. Mineral Wells is currently 12.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
Mineral Wells has shrunk 12.1% since the year 2000. Mineral Wells, Texas's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Mineral Wells has a population density of 823 people per square mile.
|2286||Rio Grande City||15,670||28.6%|
|2374||West University Place||14,724||3.0%|
|2352||Metuchen, New Jersey||14,949||15.9%|
|2354||West Park, Florida||14,939||5.0%|
|2355||Fairview, New Jersey||14,924||12.4%|
|2358||Mineral Wells, Texas||14,902||-12.1%|
|2360||Hazel Park, Michigan||14,900||-21.2%|
|2361||Boulder City, Nevada||14,879||-1.0%|
|2363||Havre de Grace, Maryland||14,873||29.3%|
The total voting age population of Mineral Wells, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 10,543. The voting age population is 48.4% male and 51.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.0% of the residents of Mineral Wells are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Mineral Wells are 87.0% White, 5.0% Other, 4.6% Black, 1.6% Two or more races, 1.3% Asian, 0.4% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 29.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Mineral Wells, 23.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 35.7%. On a per-household basis, 17.6% of families are below the poverty line in Mineral Wells.
Among those aged 16 and older, 58.2% of Mineral Wells residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 81.1% of Mineral Wells residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.1% have a bachelor's degree and 3.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Mineral Wells residents aged 5 and older, 21.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 19.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Mineral Wells is 9.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Mineral Wells, 15.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Mineral Wells is $42,052.
In Mineral Wells, 57.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.3% of housing units in Mineral Wells.
Of all the housing units in Mineral Wells, 13.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Mineral Wells, 11.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 680 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Mineral Wells is $808.
In Mineral Wells, 75.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.