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Population Demographics for Mercedes, Texas in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population15,570100
Hispanic or Latino14,30291
Some Other Race1,84211
Two or More Races3081

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population7,3578,21315,570
Hispanic or Latino6,7647,53814,302
Some Other Race8869561,842
Two or More Races147161308

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Mercedes

Total Population:15,570
Male Population:7,357
Female Population:8,213

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Mercedes

Both sexes29

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Mercedes

Total Population:15,570
Male Population:7,357
Under 5 years:779
5 to 9 years:780
10 to 14 years:756
15 to 17 years:439
18 and 19 years:252
20 years:107
21 years:84
22 to 24 years:275
25 to 29 years:473
30 to 34 years:452
35 to 39 years:381
40 to 44 years:420
45 to 49 years:340
50 to 54 years:316
55 to 59 years:350
60 and 61 years:133
62 to 64 years:186
65 and 66 years:122
67 to 69 years:163
70 to 74 years:188
75 to 79 years:163
80 to 84 years:99
85 years and over:99
Female Population:8,213
Under 5 years:772
5 to 9 years:784
10 to 14 years:707
15 to 17 years:408
18 and 19 years:247
20 years:104
21 years:103
22 to 24 years:299
25 to 29 years:548
30 to 34 years:512
35 to 39 years:491
40 to 44 years:423
45 to 49 years:410
50 to 54 years:437
55 to 59 years:404
60 and 61 years:187
62 to 64 years:243
65 and 66 years:141
67 to 69 years:190
70 to 74 years:249
75 to 79 years:234
80 to 84 years:167
85 years and over:153

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Mercedes

Under 18 years:1
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Mercedes

Family led homes:3,720
Husband-wife family:2,280
Other family:1,440
Population of male led with no wife present:278
Population female led with no husband present:1,162
Population of Nonfamily homes:946
Population living alone:839
Population not living alone:107

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Mercedes with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:2,275
Population of family homes:2,265
Husband-wife family:1,262
Under 6 years only:242
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:438
6 to 17 years only:582
Other family:1,003
Male householder, no wife present:181
Under 6 years only:44
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:48
6 to 17 years only:89
Female led with no husband present:822
Under 6 years only:130
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:280
6 to 17 years only:412
Nonfamily households:10
Male led households:8
Under 6 years only:1
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:4
Female led householder:2
Under 6 years only:0
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:1
Households with no people under 18 years:2,391
Family households:1,455
Husband-wife family:1,018
Other family:437
Male led with no wife present:97
Female led with no husband present:340
Nonfamily households:936
Male led householder:374
Female led householder:562

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Mercedes, by type

Total Home Population:4,666
Population of Family homes:3,720
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:190
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:708
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:737
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:642
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:302
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:319
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:461
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:267
Population of 85 year olds and over:94
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:946
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:27
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:64
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:66
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:132
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:96
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:104
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:197
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:172
Population of 85 year olds and over:88

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Mercedes containing people over 60

Total Population:4,666
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:1,908
1-person household:527
2-or-more-person household:1,381
Family households:1,343
Nonfamily households:38
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:2,758
1-person household:312
2-or-more-person household:2,446
Family homes:2,377
Nonfamily homes:69

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Mercedes with multiple generations.

Total Population:4,666
Home has three or more generations:546
Home does not have three or more generations:4,120

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Mercedes under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:5,422
Unmarried partner of home lead present:504
In family homes:499
Population of male led and male partner homes:18
Population of male led and female partner households:160
Population of female led and female partner households:16
Population of female led and male partner households:305
In nonfamily homes:5
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:3
Population of female led and female partner homes:0
Population of female led and male partner homes:2
No unmarried partner of home lead present:4,918
In family homes:4,907
Population of husband-wife family homes:3,065
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:189
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:1,653
In nonfamily homes:11

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Mercedes

Total Population:14,085
Population Under 18 years:5,355
Population 18 years and over:8,730

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Mercedes have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:2,955
Family home:2,465
Nonfamily homess:490
Male led home:188
Living alone:156
Not living alone:32
Female led home:302
Living alone:277
Not living alone:25
Population of Renter occupied homes:1,711
Family run homes:1,255
Husband-wife family:547
Other family:708
Male led with no wife present:110
Female led with no husband present:598
Nonfamily Homes:456
Male led homes:194
Male living alone:165
Male not living alone:29
Female led homes:262
Females living alone:241
Females not living alone:21

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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