|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ranger is 2,276. Ranger, Texas is the 7,132nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Ranger was in 1990, when its population was 2,848. In 1990, Ranger was the 5,678th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,132nd largest city in the US. Ranger is currently 20.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
Ranger has shrunk 11.8% since the year 2000. Ranger, Texas's growth is extremely below average. 84% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7126||New Boston, Ohio||2,282||-2.2%|
|7129||Oakland City, Indiana||2,278||-11.6%|
|7138||Dalworthington Gardens, Texas||2,273||3.4%|
The total voting age population of Ranger, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,146. The voting age population is 49.7% male and 50.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.0% of the residents of Ranger are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ranger are 93.3% White, 5.0% Black, 0.6% Two or more races, 0.5% American Indian, 0.5% Other and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 13.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ranger, 20.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 16.8%. On a per-household basis, 17.0% of families are below the poverty line in Ranger.
Among those aged 16 and older, 44.8% of Ranger residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 71.3% of Ranger residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 5.9% have a bachelor's degree and 1.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ranger residents aged 5 and older, 7.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 6.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ranger is 4.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ranger, 17.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ranger is $29,398.
In Ranger, 64.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 35.4% of housing units in Ranger.
Of all the housing units in Ranger, 25.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Ranger, 5.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ranger is $603.
In Ranger, 61.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.