Ames demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)4039791
Median age24.934.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1837%48%43%
Speak English93%65%79%
Speak Spanish6%30%13%
Ames, TX has a population of 1,330 and is the 13,416th largest city in the United States. The population density is 403 per sq mi which is 315% higher than the Texas average and 344% higher than the national average. The median age in Ames is 25 which is approximately 27% lower than the Texas average of 34. In Ames, 47% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 93% speak English and 6% speak Spanish. 95% of Ames residents were born in Texas, 3% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Ames is 315% higher than Texas.
  • The median age in Ames is 27% lower than Texas.
  • In Ames 6.17% of the population is White.
  • In Ames 79.77% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Ames 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Ames population breakdown by race

Black or African American79.77%11.95%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.48%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
Mixed race5.56%2.50%3.06%
Other race8.50%5.79%4.75%
In Ames, 7.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Ames, TX demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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