|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Stafford is 17,364. Stafford, Texas is the 2,103rd largest city in the US.
Parts of Stafford are located within Fort Bend County and Harris County.
The peak population of Stafford was in 2010, when its population was 17,693. In 2010, Stafford was the 1,926th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,103rd largest city in the US. Stafford is currently 1.9% smaller than it was in 2010.
Stafford has grown 9.0% since the 2000. Stafford, Texas's growth is about average. 52% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Stafford has a population density of 2,530.1 people per square mile.
|2097||St. Matthews, Kentucky||17,437||0.7%|
|2098||New Castle, Indiana||17,424||-9.7%|
|2104||Cañon City, Colorado||17,363|
|2108||El Dorado, Arkansas||17,339||-19.1%|
The total voting age population of Stafford, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 11,605. The voting age population is 49.7% male and 50.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.1% of the residents of Stafford are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Stafford are 38.9% White, 29.5% Black, 21.2% Asian, 5.9% Other and 4.5% Two or more races. Additionally, 26.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Stafford, 13.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 16.8%. On a per-household basis, 10.1% of families are below the poverty line in Stafford.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.3% of Stafford residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.5% of Stafford residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 35.4% have a bachelor's degree and 9.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Stafford residents aged 5 and older, 44.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 19.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 6.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 13.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Stafford is 5.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Stafford, 12.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Stafford is $62,264.
In Stafford, 48.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 51.6% of housing units in Stafford.
Of all the housing units in Stafford, 1.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Stafford, 17.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,200 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Stafford is $1,222.
In Stafford, 89.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.