|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Roby is 594. Roby, Texas is the 12,478th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Roby was in 2000, when its population was 672. In 2000, Roby was the 12,050th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,478th largest city in the US. Roby is currently 11.6% smaller than it was in 2000.
Roby has shrunk 11.6% since the year 2000. Roby, Texas's growth is below average. 71% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12369||Ingleside on the Bay||608||-8.7%|
|12472||Hammondsport, New York||594||-18.6%|
|12474||Newell, South Dakota||594||-8.3%|
|12479||Sand Rock, Alabama||594||16.4%|
|12480||St. John, Washington||594||8.5%|
|12483||Whitsett, North Carolina||593||-10.1%|
|12484||Caddo Valley, Arkansas||592||4.9%|
The total voting age population of Roby, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 529. The voting age population is 52.6% male and 47.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.8% of the residents of Roby are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Roby are 90.6% White, 5.9% Black, 3.1% Other and 0.5% Two or more races. Additionally, 48.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Roby, 12.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 24.7%. On a per-household basis, 9.8% of families are below the poverty line in Roby.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.1% of Roby residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.9% of Roby residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 14.3% have a bachelor's degree and 1.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Roby residents aged 5 and older, 21.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 21.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Roby is 5.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Roby, 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 Roby is $46,346.
In Roby, 79.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 20.7% of housing units in Roby.
Of all the housing units in Roby, 9.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Roby, 2.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Roby is $541.
In Roby, 65.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.