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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Mount Pleasant is 16,079. Mount Pleasant, Texas is the 2,237th largest city in the US.
Mount Pleasant is located entirely in Titus County.
The peak population of Mount Pleasant was in 2020, when its population was 16,114. In 2020, Mount Pleasant was the 2,225th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,237th largest city in the US. Mount Pleasant is currently 0.2% smaller than it was in 2020.
Mount Pleasant has grown 13.3% since the 2000. Mount Pleasant, Texas's growth is about average. 51% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Mount Pleasant has a population density of 1,047.3 people per square mile.
|2236||Floral Park, New York||16,083||0.7%|
|2237||Mount Pleasant, Texas||16,079||13.3%|
|2240||The Dalles, Oregon||16,043||29.2%|
|2242||Easthampton Town, Massachusetts||16,022|
The total voting age population of Mount Pleasant, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 8,508. The voting age population is 46.4% male and 53.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.4% of the residents of Mount Pleasant are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Mount Pleasant are 62.7% White, 16.5% Other, 14.0% Black, 3.4% Two or more races, 1.7% American Indian, 1.7% Asian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 50.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Mount Pleasant, 16.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 22.5%. On a per-household basis, 15.2% of families are below the poverty line in Mount Pleasant.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.2% of Mount Pleasant residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 74.0% of Mount Pleasant residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.5% have a bachelor's degree and 6.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Mount Pleasant residents aged 5 and older, 48.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 45.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Mount Pleasant is 4.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Mount Pleasant, 11.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Mount Pleasant is $48,567.
In Mount Pleasant, 55.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 44.8% of housing units in Mount Pleasant.
Of all the housing units in Mount Pleasant, 3.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Mount Pleasant, 14.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 820 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Mount Pleasant is $676.
In Mount Pleasant, 78.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.