|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of San Marcos is 68,580. San Marcos, Texas is the 551st largest city in the US.
Parts of San Marcos are located within Caldwell County, Guadalupe County and Hays County.
The current population of San Marcos (68,580) is it's peak population.
San Marcos has grown 88.3% since the 2000. San Marcos, Texas is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 87% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
San Marcos has a population density of 1,485.6 people per square mile.
|536||North Richland Hills||70,209||25.4%|
|547||East Orange, New Jersey||68,903||-1.2%|
|548||St. Cloud, Minnesota||68,818||15.1%|
|549||Union City, California||68,681||1.7%|
|551||San Marcos, Texas||68,580||88.3%|
|555||Yorba Linda, California||67,989||15.0%|
The total voting age population of San Marcos, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 51,117. The voting age population is 47.3% male and 52.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 7.5% of the residents of San Marcos are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of San Marcos are 84.3% White, 6.4% Black, 3.9% Other, 2.6% Two or more races, 2.5% Asian, 0.3% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 43.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In San Marcos, 32.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 34.1%. On a per-household basis, 17.2% of families are below the poverty line in San Marcos.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.3% of San Marcos residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.3% of San Marcos residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 33.5% have a bachelor's degree and 11.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among San Marcos residents aged 5 and older, 28.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 25.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in San Marcos is 7.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In San Marcos, 16.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in San Marcos is $40,370.
In San Marcos, 29.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 70.3% of housing units in San Marcos.
Of all the housing units in San Marcos, 3.2% of them were build before 1940.
In San Marcos, 42.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 10,900 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in San Marcos is $1,064.
In San Marcos, 74.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.