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El Paso Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

El Paso Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
678,415

Age

Under 5 Years:
7.4%
5 - 17:
19.2%
18 - 24:
11.1%
25 - 34:
15.1%
35 - 54:
23.6%
55 - 64:
10.6%
Over 65 Years:
12.9%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
7.6%
7.6%
80.6%
80.6%
25.9%
25.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

El Paso
USA
$23,450
$23,450
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

El Paso
USA
$48,866
$48,866
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
18.8%

Employment Industries in El Paso

 
Healthcare
Education
Retail
Accommodation
Public Service
Construction
Manufacturing
Administration
Transportation
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Other
Finance
Wholesale
14.4%
14.4%
12.6%
12.6%
11.9%
11.9%
8.7%
8.7%
6.8%
6.8%
6.5%
6.5%
6.4%
6.4%
6.3%
6.3%
5.7%
5.7%
4.5%
4.5%
3.9%
3.9%
3.2%
3.2%
2.5%
2.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
White
Black or African American
Asian
Other Race / Two or More Races
American Indian and Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
81.5%
81.5%
12.6%
12.6%
3.0%
3.0%
1.3%
1.3%
1.2%
1.2%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
Irish
English
Italian
French
Polish
European
Scottish
African
Dutch
Norwegian
Welsh
British
Scots-Irish
Swedish
Russian
Czech
Scandinavian
Jamaican
French Canadian
4.0%
4.0%
2.4%
2.4%
1.8%
1.8%
1.3%
1.3%
0.7%
0.7%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Spanish
English
German/Yiddish
Korean
Tagalog
Chinese
Native American languages
French
Arabic
Langs. of India
Pacific Island languages
African languages
Other Asian languages
Vietnamese
Slavic languages
Hungarian
Navajo
Laotian
Thai
Miao/Hmong
65.7%
65.7%
32.2%
32.2%
0.4%
0.4%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born El Paso Residents:
23.0%