|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Tahoka is 2,390. Tahoka, Texas is the 6,979th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Tahoka was in 2000, when its population was 2,880. In 2000, Tahoka was the 6,026th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,979th largest city in the US. Tahoka is currently 17.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
Tahoka has shrunk 17.0% since the year 2000. Tahoka, Texas's growth is extremely below average. 89% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6975||Gold Bar, Washington||2,395||15.8%|
|6976||St. Paul, Nebraska||2,394||7.7%|
|6977||Stanley, North Dakota||2,392||87.9%|
|6981||Winfield, West Virginia||2,390||25.3%|
|6983||Park Falls, Wisconsin||2,387||-14.1%|
|6984||South Congaree, South Carolina||2,387||4.2%|
The total voting age population of Tahoka, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,829. The voting age population is 49.7% male and 50.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.9% of the residents of Tahoka are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Tahoka are 87.5% White, 8.4% Two or more races, 2.0% Other, 1.7% Black and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 55.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Tahoka, 25.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 34.1%. On a per-household basis, 23.0% of families are below the poverty line in Tahoka.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.4% of Tahoka residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 71.9% of Tahoka residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 14.6% have a bachelor's degree and 2.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Tahoka residents aged 5 and older, 29.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 29.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Tahoka is 10.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Tahoka, 19.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Tahoka is $31,875.
In Tahoka, 63.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.0% of housing units in Tahoka.
Of all the housing units in Tahoka, 14.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Tahoka, 5.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Tahoka is $621.
In Tahoka, 63.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.