Population density (sq mi)1,28011391
Median age35.434.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1853%48%43%
Speak English56%65%79%
Speak Spanish41%30%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Yoakum is 1033% higher than Texas
  • The median age in Yoakum is 4% higher than Texas
  • In Yoakum 44.64% of the population is White
  • In Yoakum 10.67% of the population is Black
  • In Yoakum 0.38% of the population is Asian

Compare Yoakum, TX Demographics


      Yoakum population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.48%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race5.03%2.50%3.06%
      Other race39.28%5.79%4.75%
      In Yoakum, 53.8% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Yoakum age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Yoakum, TX demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).