|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of South Padre Island is 2,061. South Padre Island, Texas is the 7,495th largest city in the US.
The peak population of South Padre Island was in 2010, when its population was 2,816. In 2010, South Padre Island was the 6,335th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,495th largest city in the US. South Padre Island is currently 26.8% smaller than it was in 2010.
South Padre Island has shrunk 15.7% since the year 2000. South Padre Island, Texas's growth is extremely below average. 90% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7495||South Padre Island||2,061||-15.7%|
|7490||Cowpens, South Carolina||2,065||-9.5%|
|7494||Tioga, North Dakota||2,062||84.4%|
|7495||South Padre Island, Texas||2,061||-15.7%|
|7497||Dakota City, Nebraska||2,058||12.9%|
|7499||Pine Grove, Pennsylvania||2,057||-4.3%|
|7500||Folly Beach, South Carolina||2,056||-6.0%|
The total voting age population of South Padre Island, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,510. The voting age population is 53.9% male and 46.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 29.6% of the residents of South Padre Island are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of South Padre Island are 98.0% White, 1.3% Black and 0.6% Two or more races. Additionally, 27.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In South Padre Island, 7.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 0.0%. On a per-household basis, 6.8% of families are below the poverty line in South Padre Island.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.5% of South Padre Island residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.8% of South Padre Island residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 45.0% have a bachelor's degree and 22.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among South Padre Island residents aged 5 and older, 20.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 20.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in South Padre Island is 1.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In South Padre Island, 11.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in South Padre Island is $45,221.
In South Padre Island, 66.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.9% of housing units in South Padre Island.
In South Padre Island, 24.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in South Padre Island is $1,081.
In South Padre Island, 79.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.