|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Oyster Creek is 1,186. Oyster Creek, Texas is the 9,592nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Oyster Creek was in 2000, when its population was 1,188. In 2000, Oyster Creek was the 9,456th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,592nd largest city in the US. Oyster Creek is currently 0.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Oyster Creek has shrunk 0.1% since the year 2000. Oyster Creek, Texas's growth is about average. 42% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9586||Blue Ridge, Texas||1,187||70.3%|
|9588||Long Beach, Indiana||1,187||-23.6%|
|9592||Oyster Creek, Texas||1,186||-0.1%|
|9593||Rolla, North Dakota||1,186||-16.5%|
The total voting age population of Oyster Creek, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 898. The voting age population is 55.5% male and 44.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.7% of the residents of Oyster Creek are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Oyster Creek are 82.6% White, 8.7% Black, 4.9% Other and 3.8% Two or more races. Additionally, 27.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Oyster Creek, 31.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 38.7%. On a per-household basis, 22.8% of families are below the poverty line in Oyster Creek.
Among those aged 16 and older, 58.7% of Oyster Creek residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.9% of Oyster Creek residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 6.9% have a bachelor's degree and 2.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Oyster Creek residents aged 5 and older, 17.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 16.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Oyster Creek is 12.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Oyster Creek, 7.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Oyster Creek is $41,198.
In Oyster Creek, 57.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.9% of housing units in Oyster Creek.
Of all the housing units in Oyster Creek, 3.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Oyster Creek, 27.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 160 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Oyster Creek is $842.
In Oyster Creek, 75.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.