El Refugio demographics profile

StatisticEl RefugioTexasNational
Population density (sq mi)34011391
Median age37.234.237.7
Male/Female ratio2.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1829%48%43%
Speak English3%65%79%
Speak Spanish97%30%13%
El Refugio, TX has a population of 212 and is the 24,188th largest city in the United States. The population density is 340 per sq mi which is 201% higher than the Texas average and 275% higher than the national average. The median age in El Refugio is 37 which is approximately 9% higher than the Texas average of 34. In El Refugio, 49% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 3% speak English and 97% speak Spanish. 57% of El Refugio residents were born in Texas, 0% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 43% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in El Refugio is 201% higher than Texas.
  • The median age in El Refugio is 9% higher than Texas.
  • In El Refugio 100.00% of the population is White.
  • In El Refugio 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In El Refugio 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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      El Refugio population breakdown by race

      RaceEl RefugioTexasNational
      Black or African American0.00%11.95%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.48%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race0.00%2.50%3.06%
      Other race0.00%5.79%4.75%
      In El Refugio, 100.0% 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 El Refugio, TX demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).