|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Overton is 2,274. Overton, Texas is the 7,136th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Overton was in 2010, when its population was 2,554. In 2010, Overton was the 6,655th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,136th largest city in the US. Overton is currently 11.0% smaller than it was in 2010.
Overton has shrunk 3.0% since the year 2000. Overton, Texas's growth is about average. 54% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7138||Dalworthington Gardens, Texas||2,273||3.4%|
|7139||Hazen, North Dakota||2,273||-6.8%|
|7141||Lordsburg, New Mexico||2,273||-30.6%|
The total voting age population of Overton, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,008. The voting age population is 50.8% male and 49.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.0% of the residents of Overton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Overton are 85.0% White, 9.9% Black, 2.7% Two or more races, 1.5% Other, 0.9% American Indian and 0.1% Asian. Additionally, 10.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Overton, 18.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.2%. On a per-household basis, 13.1% of families are below the poverty line in Overton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.0% of Overton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.7% of Overton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.5% have a bachelor's degree and 3.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Overton residents aged 5 and older, 4.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Overton is 5.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Overton, 11.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Overton is $46,731.
In Overton, 61.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 38.1% of housing units in Overton.
Of all the housing units in Overton, 16.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Overton, 12.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 140 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Overton is $781.
In Overton, 69.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.