|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Mountain City is 656. Mountain City, Texas is the 12,066th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Mountain City was in 2000, when its population was 674. In 2000, Mountain City was the 12,030th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,066th largest city in the US. Mountain City is currently 2.7% smaller than it was in 2000.
Mountain City has shrunk 2.6% since the year 2000. Mountain City, Texas's growth is about average. 41% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12061||Pe Ell, Washington||657||0.7%|
|12062||Valley Brook, Oklahoma||657||-19.4%|
|12066||Mountain City, Texas||656||-2.6%|
|12068||Sunset Valley, Texas||656||-10.0%|
|12069||Surfside Beach, Texas||656||-14.3%|
|12070||Toksook Bay, Alaska||656||23.0%|
The total voting age population of Mountain City, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 563. The voting age population is 51.9% male and 48.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.4% of the residents of Mountain City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Mountain City are 96.2% White, 1.8% Asian, 0.9% Black, 0.8% Other and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 31.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Mountain City, 1.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 0.0%. On a per-household basis, 1.4% of families are below the poverty line in Mountain City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 71.9% of Mountain City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 99.4% of Mountain City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 50.3% have a bachelor's degree and 16.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Mountain City residents aged 5 and older, 9.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 9.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Mountain City is 0.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Mountain City, 27.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Mountain City is $121,518.
In Mountain City, 95.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 4.7% of housing units in Mountain City.
In Mountain City, 2.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Mountain City is $2,000.
In Mountain City, 93.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.