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Population Demographics for Port Arthur, Texas in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population53,818100
Black or African American21,92140
Hispanic or Latino15,91729
Some Other Race7,56914
Two or More Races1,2892
American Indian398Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population26,48927,32953,818
Black or African American10,23111,69021,921
Hispanic or Latino8,4527,46515,917
Some Other Race4,1013,4687,569
Two or More Races6516381,289
American Indian217181398

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Port Arthur

Total Population:53,818
Male Population:26,489
Female Population:27,329

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Port Arthur

Both sexes35

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Port Arthur

Total Population:53,131
Male Population:26,175
Under 5 years:2,151
5 to 9 years:2,031
10 to 14 years:1,924
15 to 17 years:1,283
18 and 19 years:761
20 years:360
21 years:361
22 to 24 years:1,116
25 to 29 years:1,841
30 to 34 years:1,694
35 to 39 years:1,534
40 to 44 years:1,660
45 to 49 years:1,791
50 to 54 years:1,936
55 to 59 years:1,633
60 and 61 years:563
62 to 64 years:735
65 and 66 years:368
67 to 69 years:500
70 to 74 years:612
75 to 79 years:568
80 to 84 years:436
85 years and over:317
Female Population:26,956
Under 5 years:2,150
5 to 9 years:1,894
10 to 14 years:1,917
15 to 17 years:1,138
18 and 19 years:758
20 years:370
21 years:357
22 to 24 years:1,147
25 to 29 years:1,770
30 to 34 years:1,648
35 to 39 years:1,609
40 to 44 years:1,504
45 to 49 years:1,884
50 to 54 years:1,891
55 to 59 years:1,614
60 and 61 years:585
62 to 64 years:757
65 and 66 years:434
67 to 69 years:569
70 to 74 years:863
75 to 79 years:786
80 to 84 years:700
85 years and over:611

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Port Arthur

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Port Arthur

Family led homes:13,191
Husband-wife family:7,917
Other family:5,274
Population of male led with no wife present:1,279
Population female led with no husband present:3,995
Population of Nonfamily homes:6,992
Population living alone:6,081
Population not living alone:911

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

Total occupied homes in Port Arthur with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:7,292
Population of family homes:7,222
Husband-wife family:3,896
Under 6 years only:873
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,203
6 to 17 years only:1,820
Other family:3,326
Male householder, no wife present:655
Under 6 years only:220
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:135
6 to 17 years only:300
Female led with no husband present:2,671
Under 6 years only:658
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:639
6 to 17 years only:1,374
Nonfamily households:70
Male led households:51
Under 6 years only:12
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:36
Female led householder:19
Under 6 years only:4
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:14
Households with no people under 18 years:12,891
Family households:5,969
Husband-wife family:4,021
Other family:1,948
Male led with no wife present:624
Female led with no husband present:1,324
Nonfamily households:6,922
Male led householder:3,426
Female led householder:3,496

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Port Arthur, by type

Total Home Population:20,183
Population of Family homes:13,191
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:678
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,366
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,539
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,849
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,236
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:990
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,314
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:945
Population of 85 year olds and over:274
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:6,992
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:408
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:677
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:756
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,380
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:719
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:719
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:975
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:907
Population of 85 year olds and over:451

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Port Arthur containing people over 60

Total Population:20,183
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:7,206
1-person household:2,885
2-or-more-person household:4,321
Family households:4,103
Nonfamily households:218
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:12,977
1-person household:3,196
2-or-more-person household:9,781
Family homes:9,088
Nonfamily homes:693

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Port Arthur with multiple generations.

Total Population:20,183
Home has three or more generations:1,283
Home does not have three or more generations:18,900

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Port Arthur under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:14,469
Unmarried partner of home lead present:1,115
In family homes:1,077
Population of male led and male partner homes:34
Population of male led and female partner households:494
Population of female led and female partner households:45
Population of female led and male partner households:504
In nonfamily homes:38
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:33
Population of female led and female partner homes:4
Population of female led and male partner homes:1
No unmarried partner of home lead present:13,354
In family homes:13,300
Population of husband-wife family homes:8,083
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:612
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:4,605
In nonfamily homes:54

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Port Arthur

Total Population:43,611
Population Under 18 years:14,301
Population 18 years and over:29,310

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Port Arthur have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:12,133
Family home:8,848
Nonfamily homess:3,285
Male led home:1,500
Living alone:1,292
Not living alone:208
Female led home:1,785
Living alone:1,622
Not living alone:163
Population of Renter occupied homes:8,050
Family run homes:4,343
Husband-wife family:1,688
Other family:2,655
Male led with no wife present:544
Female led with no husband present:2,111
Nonfamily Homes:3,707
Male led homes:1,977
Male living alone:1,596
Male not living alone:381
Female led homes:1,730
Females living alone:1,571
Females not living alone:159

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

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