Texarkana 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:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

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

Texarkana Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
36,317

Age

Under 5 Years:
7.6%
5 - 17:
18.4%
18 - 24:
8.6%
25 - 34:
13.4%
35 - 54:
24.2%
55 - 64:
12.6%
Over 65 Years:
15.2%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
5.2%
5.2%
High School Graduates
88.3%
88.3%
College Graduated
23.3%
23.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Texarkana
$28,375
$28,375
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Texarkana
$45,080
$45,080
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
21.7%

Employment Industries in Texarkana

 
Healthcare
20.9%
20.9%
Retail
12.0%
12.0%
Accommodation
9.8%
9.8%
Manufacturing
9.0%
9.0%
Education
8.4%
8.4%
Public Service
5.9%
5.9%
Transportation
4.5%
4.5%
Administration
4.5%
4.5%
Other
4.0%
4.0%
Wholesale
3.9%
3.9%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
3.8%
3.8%
Construction
3.3%
3.3%
Finance
2.9%
2.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
49.4%
49.4%
Black or African American
37.7%
37.7%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
7.6%
7.6%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.8%
2.8%
Asian
1.9%
1.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.7%
0.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
5.4%
5.4%
English
5.0%
5.0%
German
3.6%
3.6%
European
1.3%
1.3%
Scottish
1.1%
1.1%
French
1.0%
1.0%
African
0.9%
0.9%
Eastern European
0.7%
0.7%
Italian
0.6%
0.6%
Scots-Irish
0.6%
0.6%
British
0.5%
0.5%
Dutch
0.4%
0.4%
Swedish
0.3%
0.3%
Norwegian
0.3%
0.3%
Czech
0.2%
0.2%
Welsh
0.2%
0.2%
Lithuanian
0.1%
0.1%
French Canadian
0.1%
0.1%
Scandinavian
0.1%
0.1%
Austrian
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
93.8%
93.8%
Spanish
4.4%
4.4%
Chinese
1.0%
1.0%
Other Indo-European
0.4%
0.4%
Tagalog
0.3%
0.3%
African languages
0.2%
0.2%
Native American languages
0.2%
0.2%
Other Asian languages
0.1%
0.1%
Japanese
0.1%
0.1%
Langs. of India
0.1%
0.1%
Polish
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
French Creole
0.1%
0.1%
French
0.1%
0.1%
Arabic
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
Vietnamese
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Texarkana Residents:
4.9%