|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Rio Hondo is 2,018. Rio Hondo, Texas is the 7,582nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Rio Hondo was in 2010, when its population was 2,356. In 2010, Rio Hondo was the 6,955th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,582nd largest city in the US. Rio Hondo is currently 14.3% smaller than it was in 2010.
Rio Hondo has grown 1.0% since the 2000. Rio Hondo, Texas's growth is about average. 46% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7576||Mars Hill, North Carolina||2,022||14.4%|
|7582||Rio Hondo, Texas||2,018||1.0%|
|7583||Boonville, New York||2,017||-5.4%|
|7584||Lake Village, Arkansas||2,016||-28.4%|
|7587||Hale Center, Texas||2,015||-10.8%|
The total voting age population of Rio Hondo, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,810. The voting age population is 42.0% male and 58.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 23.4% of the residents of Rio Hondo are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Rio Hondo are 98.5% White, 1.3% Other and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 93.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Rio Hondo, 28.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 38.3%. On a per-household basis, 20.6% of families are below the poverty line in Rio Hondo.
Among those aged 16 and older, 48.9% of Rio Hondo residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 65.5% of Rio Hondo residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.8% have a bachelor's degree and 3.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Rio Hondo residents aged 5 and older, 59.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 59.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Rio Hondo is 4.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Rio Hondo, 29.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Rio Hondo is $35,143.
In Rio Hondo, 68.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 31.7% of housing units in Rio Hondo.
Of all the housing units in Rio Hondo, 5.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Rio Hondo, 20.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 230 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Rio Hondo is $664.
In Rio Hondo, 46.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.