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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Vega is 869. Vega, Texas is the 10,833rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Vega was in 2000, when its population was 938. In 2000, Vega was the 10,488th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,833rd largest city in the US. Vega is currently 7.4% smaller than it was in 2000.
Vega has shrunk 7.3% since the year 2000. Vega, Texas's growth is about average. 49% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10828||Oak Creek, Colorado||870||2.5%|
|10834||Belwood, North Carolina||868||-11.1%|
|10838||Rupert, West Virginia||867||-7.5%|
The total voting age population of Vega, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 825. The voting age population is 52.5% male and 47.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.3% of the residents of Vega are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Vega are 92.1% White, 3.1% Two or more races, 3.0% Asian and 1.8% Black. Additionally, 15.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Vega, 8.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 5.2%. On a per-household basis, 4.1% of families are below the poverty line in Vega.
Among those aged 16 and older, 72.3% of Vega residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.3% of Vega residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.7% have a bachelor's degree and 3.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Vega residents aged 5 and older, 11.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 8.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Vega is 0.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Vega, 19.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Vega is $65,278.
In Vega, 88.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 11.7% of housing units in Vega.
Of all the housing units in Vega, 12.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Vega, 7.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Vega is $775.
In Vega, 81.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.