Fort Worth demographics profile

StatisticFort WorthTexasNational
Population density (sq mi)2,3669791
Median age32.034.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%56%55%
Speak English67%65%79%
Speak Spanish27%30%13%
Fort Worth, TX has a population of 815,930 and is the 16th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,366 per sq mi which is 2341% higher than the Texas average and 2512% higher than the national average. The median age in Fort Worth is 32 which is approximately 6% lower than the Texas average of 34. In Fort Worth, 52% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 67% speak English and 27% speak Spanish. 57% of Fort Worth residents were born in Texas, 24% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 17% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Fort Worth is 2341% higher than Texas.
  • The median age in Fort Worth is 6% lower than Texas.
  • In Fort Worth 65.17% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In Fort Worth 19.17% of the population is African American.
  • In Fort Worth 3.84% of the population is Asian.

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Fort Worth population breakdown by race

RaceFort WorthTexasNational
African American19.17%11.95%12.63%
American Indian0.44%0.48%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.12%0.08%0.18%
Mixed race3.29%2.50%3.06%
Other race7.98%5.79%4.75%
In Fort Worth, 34.1% 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 Fort Worth, TX demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).