|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Prairie View is 6,843. Prairie View, Texas is the 4,030th largest city in the US.
Prairie View is located entirely in Waller County.
The current population of Prairie View (6,843) is it's peak population.
Prairie View has grown 54.1% since the 2000. Prairie View, Texas is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 86% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Prairie View has a population density of 773 people per square mile.
|4028||Calumet Park, Illinois||6,843||-19.5%|
|4029||Live Oak, Florida||6,843||5.1%|
|4030||Prairie View, Texas||6,843||54.1%|
|4031||Norwich, New York||6,840||-6.8%|
|4033||Fox Point, Wisconsin||6,837||-2.2%|
|4035||Taylor Mill, Kentucky||6,832||-6.7%|
|4036||Pepper Pike, Ohio||6,830||13.2%|
The total voting age population of Prairie View, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,057. The voting age population is 41.0% male and 59.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 3.4% of the residents of Prairie View are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Prairie View are 91.4% Black, 5.2% White, 1.7% Two or more races, 0.7% Other, 0.6% Asian, 0.4% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 4.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Prairie View, 50.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 49.6%. On a per-household basis, 24.3% of families are below the poverty line in Prairie View.
Among those aged 16 and older, 40.2% of Prairie View residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.9% of Prairie View residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.6% have a bachelor's degree and 16.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Prairie View residents aged 5 and older, 4.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Prairie View is 12.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Prairie View, 30.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Prairie View is $24,363.
In Prairie View, 24.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 75.5% of housing units in Prairie View.
Of all the housing units in Prairie View, 1.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Prairie View, 24.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 280 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Prairie View is $1,038.
In Prairie View, 54.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.