Population density (sq mi)5,4692,830113
Median age34.632.434.2
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a44%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1827%49%48%
Speak Englishn/a68%65%
Speak Spanishn/a24%30%

Key findings

  • The population density in Dawson is 93% higher than Austin
  • The median age in Dawson is 7% higher than Austin
  • In Dawson 92.33% of the population is White
  • In Dawson 3.07% of the population is Black
  • In Dawson 3.03% of the population is Asian

Compare Austin, TX Demographics


      Dawson population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.28%0.43%0.48%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.08%
      Mixed race0.33%3.16%2.50%
      Other race0.97%6.08%5.79%
      In Dawson, 34.5% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Dawson age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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