StatisticCenterTexasNational
Population5,42128,995,881328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)69211391
Median age33.934.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1859%48%43%
Speak English71%65%79%
Speak Spanish24%30%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Center is 512% higher than Texas
  • The median age in Center is 1% lower than Texas
  • In Center 60.17% of the population is White
  • In Center 34.20% of the population is Black
  • In Center 4.56% of the population is Asian

Compare Center, TX Demographics

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      Center population breakdown by race

      RaceCenterTexasNational
      White60.17%74.84%73.35%
      Black34.20%11.95%12.63%
      Asian4.56%4.36%5.22%
      American Indian0.18%0.48%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race0.50%2.50%3.06%
      Other race0.39%5.79%4.75%
      In Center, 28.4% 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

      Center age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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