Current Black Or African American Population demographics in Houston, Texas 2020, 2019 by gender and age


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population totals

Total Black Or African American population in Houston

Total Population:498,466
Male Population:233,768
Female Population:264,698

median age by sex

Median age of Black Or African American in Houston

Both sexes32

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sex by age for the population in households

Population of Black Or African American in households in Houston

Total Population:483,952
Male Population:223,503
Under 5 years:19,123
5 to 9 years:17,852
10 to 14 years:17,316
15 to 17 years:11,131
18 and 19 years:6,975
20 years:3,519
21 years:3,465
22 to 24 years:10,801
25 to 29 years:18,324
30 to 34 years:15,855
35 to 39 years:14,803
40 to 44 years:13,879
45 to 49 years:14,840
50 to 54 years:15,147
55 to 59 years:12,871
60 and 61 years:4,371
62 to 64 years:5,403
65 and 66 years:2,954
67 to 69 years:3,737
70 to 74 years:4,682
75 to 79 years:3,275
80 to 84 years:1,898
85 years and over:1,282
Female Population:260,449
Under 5 years:18,724
5 to 9 years:17,235
10 to 14 years:16,525
15 to 17 years:11,095
18 and 19 years:7,350
20 years:4,015
21 years:4,045
22 to 24 years:13,003
25 to 29 years:22,242
30 to 34 years:19,049
35 to 39 years:17,133
40 to 44 years:16,278
45 to 49 years:18,072
50 to 54 years:18,372
55 to 59 years:16,340
60 and 61 years:5,751
62 to 64 years:7,051
65 and 66 years:4,034
67 to 69 years:5,222
70 to 74 years:6,882
75 to 79 years:5,230
80 to 84 years:3,698
85 years and over:3,103

average population of home by age

Average Black Or African American household size in Houston

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

household type

Number of Black Or African American occupied homes in Houston

Family led homes:116,587
Husband-wife family:45,873
Other family:70,714
Population of male led with no wife present:12,543
Population female led with no husband present:58,171
Population of Nonfamily homes:81,087
Population living alone:69,483
Population not living alone:11,604

population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes of Black Or African American in Houston with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:67,138
Population of family homes:66,549
Husband-wife family:21,320
Under 6 years only:5,265
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:5,405
6 to 17 years only:10,650
Other family:45,229
Male householder, no wife present:6,396
Under 6 years only:1,965
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,101
6 to 17 years only:3,330
Female led with no husband present:38,833
Under 6 years only:9,323
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:9,219
6 to 17 years only:20,291
Nonfamily households:589
Male led households:333
Under 6 years only:97
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:26
6 to 17 years only:210
Female led householder:256
Under 6 years only:88
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:31
6 to 17 years only:137
Households with no people under 18 years:130,536
Family households:50,038
Husband-wife family:24,553
Other family:25,485
Male led with no wife present:6,147
Female led with no husband present:19,338
Nonfamily households:80,498
Male led householder:38,108
Female led householder:42,390

type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number of Black Or African American led homes in Houston, by type

Total Home Population:197,674
Population of Family homes:116,587
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:6,755
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:23,265
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:24,436
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:24,199
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:10,437
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:8,557
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:11,345
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:6,032
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,561
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:81,087
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:7,162
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:15,849
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:12,196
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:16,052
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:8,341
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:6,790
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:8,386
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:4,706
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,605

population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

Black Or African American households in Houston containing people over 60

Total Population:197,674
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:54,815
1-person household:20,001
2-or-more-person household:34,814
Family households:32,905
Nonfamily households:1,909
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:142,859
1-person household:49,482
2-or-more-person household:93,377
Family homes:83,682
Nonfamily homes:9,695

population of multigenerational homes

Black Or African American homes in Houston with multiple generations.

Total Population:197,674
Home has three or more generations:14,074
Home does not have three or more generations:183,600

presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried Black Or African American population in Houston under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:128,883
Unmarried partner of home lead present:13,335
In family homes:13,089
Population of male led and male partner homes:240
Population of male led and female partner households:3,792
Population of female led and female partner households:752
Population of female led and male partner households:8,305
In nonfamily homes:246
Population of male led and male partner homes:2
Population of male led and female partner homes:187
Population of female led and female partner homes:15
Population of female led and male partner homes:42
No unmarried partner of home lead present:115,548
In family homes:114,939
Population of husband-wife family homes:41,802
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:6,502
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:66,635
In nonfamily homes:609

population in families by age

Population in Black Or African American families living in Houston

Total Population:374,747
Population Under 18 years:126,915
Population 18 years and over:247,832

tenure of people in homes

How long Black Or African American in Houston have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:69,316
Family home:47,996
Nonfamily homess:21,320
Male led home:8,466
Living alone:7,297
Not living alone:1,169
Female led home:12,854
Living alone:11,767
Not living alone:1,087
Population of Renter occupied homes:128,358
Family run homes:68,591
Husband-wife family:20,122
Other family:48,469
Male led with no wife present:8,143
Female led with no husband present:40,326
Nonfamily Homes:59,767
Male led homes:29,975
Male living alone:24,942
Male not living alone:5,033
Female led homes:29,792
Females living alone:25,477
Females not living alone:4,315