Elmo demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)37311391
Median age33.534.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.7:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)39%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%48%43%
Speak English98%65%79%
Speak Spanish2%30%13%
Elmo, TX has a population of 1,532 and is the 12,559th largest city in the United States. The population density is 373 per sq mi which is 230% higher than the Texas average and 311% higher than the national average. The median age in Elmo is 34 which is approximately 2% lower than the Texas average of 34. In Elmo, 39% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 91% of Elmo residents were born in Texas, 7% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 2% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Elmo is 230% higher than Texas.
  • The median age in Elmo is 2% lower than Texas.
  • In Elmo 65.73% of the population is White.
  • In Elmo 34.27% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Elmo 0.00% of the population is Asian.

Compare Elmo, TX Demographics To Other Cities


      Elmo population breakdown by race

      Black or African American34.27%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 Elmo, 1.8% 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 Elmo, TX demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).