Lufkin demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,0569791
Median age34.734.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%56%55%
Speak English77%65%79%
Speak Spanish21%30%13%
Lufkin, TX has a population of 36,112 and is the 1,166th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,056 per sq mi which is 989% higher than the Texas average and 1065% higher than the national average. The median age in Lufkin is 35 which is approximately 1% higher than the Texas average of 34. In Lufkin, 54% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 77% speak English and 21% speak Spanish. 76% of Lufkin residents were born in Texas, 13% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 10% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Lufkin is 989% higher than Texas.
  • The median age in Lufkin is 1% higher than Texas.
  • In Lufkin 65.07% of the population is White.
  • In Lufkin 26.32% of the population is African American.
  • In Lufkin 1.64% of the population is Asian.

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Lufkin population breakdown by race

African American26.32%11.95%12.63%
American Indian0.13%0.48%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.02%0.08%0.18%
Mixed race2.62%2.50%3.06%
Other race4.20%5.79%4.75%
In Lufkin, 25.6% 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 Lufkin, TX demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).