Gladewater demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)55311391
Median age44.834.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1829%48%43%
Speak English97%65%79%
Speak Spanish3%30%13%
Gladewater, TX has a population of 6,407 and is the 5,518th largest city in the United States. The population density is 553 per sq mi which is 389% higher than the Texas average and 510% higher than the national average. The median age in Gladewater is 45 which is approximately 31% higher than the Texas average of 34. In Gladewater, 55% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 3% speak Spanish. 74% of Gladewater residents were born in Texas, 23% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 2% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Gladewater is 389% higher than Texas.
  • The median age in Gladewater is 31% higher than Texas.
  • In Gladewater 72.59% of the population is White.
  • In Gladewater 24.99% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Gladewater 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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      Gladewater population breakdown by race

      Black or African American24.99%11.95%12.63%
      American Indian0.22%0.48%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race1.53%2.50%3.06%
      Other race0.67%5.79%4.75%
      In Gladewater, 7.0% 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 Gladewater, TX demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).