|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Yoakum is 5,923. Yoakum, Texas is the 4,360th largest city in the US.
Parts of Yoakum are located within DeWitt County and Lavaca County.
The current population of Yoakum (5,923) is it's peak population.
Yoakum has grown 3.6% since the 2000. Yoakum, Texas's growth is about average. 48% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Yoakum has a population density of 1,269.9 people per square mile.
|4355||Manasquan, New Jersey||5,940||-6.1%|
|4357||Lake City, South Carolina||5,929||-8.4%|
|4359||Kennett Square, Pennsylvania||5,925||12.2%|
|4361||Mount Zion, Illinois||5,920||21.3%|
|4362||Cave Springs, Arkansas||5,916||445.7%|
|4365||Central City, Kentucky||5,912||0.4%|
The total voting age population of Yoakum, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,591. The voting age population is 47.7% male and 52.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.1% of the residents of Yoakum are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Yoakum are 48.4% White, 37.0% Other, 12.3% Black and 2.2% Two or more races. Additionally, 49.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Yoakum, 17.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.2%. On a per-household basis, 16.7% of families are below the poverty line in Yoakum.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.4% of Yoakum residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 71.7% of Yoakum residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 8.5% have a bachelor's degree and 0.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Yoakum residents aged 5 and older, 40.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 39.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Yoakum is 7.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Yoakum, 12.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Yoakum is $41,384.
In Yoakum, 65.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 34.5% of housing units in Yoakum.
Of all the housing units in Yoakum, 14.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Yoakum, 9.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 240 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Yoakum is $709.
In Yoakum, 67.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.