|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Plains is 1,351. Plains, Texas is the 9,106th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Plains was in 2010, when its population was 1,481. In 2010, Plains was the 8,685th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,106th largest city in the US. Plains is currently 8.8% smaller than it was in 2010.
Plains has shrunk 6.2% since the year 2000. Plains, Texas's growth is below average. 67% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9100||Terre Hill, Pennsylvania||1,355||9.6%|
|9109||Maple Bluff, Wisconsin||1,350||-4.3%|
|9112||San Antonio, Florida||1,349||95.5%|
The total voting age population of Plains, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 690. The voting age population is 47.4% male and 52.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.0% of the residents of Plains are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Plains are 97.5% White, 1.6% Two or more races, 0.6% Other and 0.3% Asian. Additionally, 74.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Plains, 13.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 28.9%. On a per-household basis, 6.1% of families are below the poverty line in Plains.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.1% of Plains residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 56.8% of Plains residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.2% have a bachelor's degree and 2.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Plains residents aged 5 and older, 55.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 55.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Plains is 7.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Plains, 29.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Plains is $54,211.
In Plains, 78.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 21.7% of housing units in Plains.
Of all the housing units in Plains, 1.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Plains, 15.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Plains is $645.
In Plains, 79.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.