• Vintage 2022 Population Projections

    The Texas Demographic Center produces projections of the total population for the State and all its counties. These projections aid state and local governments, policymakers, and other stakeholders to anticipate and plan for population change and shifts in the demographic composition of the State and counties through 2060. [Download Projections]

  • Commuters’ Characteristics and Commuting Time in Texas

    The Texas Demographic Center published an infographic highlighting commuters’ characteristics and commuting time in Texas. Among other the infographic shows information on transportation mode choice by commuters, most frequently used public transportation modes, and commuters’ income by transportation mode.

  • Employment and Educational Attainment in Texas, 2010-2020

    The Texas Demographic Center has created an interactive swipe map to highlight changes for employment and educational attainment between 2010 and 2020 in Texas, using recently released American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates (2016-2020). This map is accompanied by an infographic featuring some data highlights.

  • 2020 Census P.L. 94-171 Redistricting Data

    On August 12th, 2021, The U.S. Census Bureau released the 2020 Redistricting Data , which includes information on total population, race and ethnicity data, total housing units, total group quarter population, and voting age population at all census geography levels. Visit our Census 2020 Redistricting page to view the data for Texas with our interactive tools, download the full datasets, and find other useful links.

  • 2020 Census Texas Population

    As of April, 2020 [View Infographic]

  • Household and Labor Force Projections of Texas and its Counties

    The Texas Demographic Center periodically produces special projections focusing on selected household, socioeconomic, and health indicators. They are available at the state level and the county level. These projections utilize the latest TDC population projections and are intended as a means of understanding the potential impacts of population and demographic change on the State of Texas and its counties and regions.  We have recently released the Household Projections and the Labor Force Projections for the State of Texas and its counties for 2010 to 2050.
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  • Texas's Most Vulnerable Populations

    Recent studies conducted during the pandemic have helped to identify subsets of the population most impacted by the coronavirus and the pandemic-induced economic recession. The latest brief from the Texas Demographic Center uses the recently released 2019 American Community Survey one-year summary file data to estimate Texas’s most vulnerable populations, their share of the population, and explore some of their pre-existing challenges, specifically around housing and food insecurity and health insurance status.
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  • 2018 Estimated Population of Texas, Its Counties, and Places

    The Texas Demographic Center produced a brief to summarize our 2018 population estimates. This brief includes: the estimated population of counties and places, the components of population change by county and county characteristics, and demographic shifts in age distribution and race/ethnicity composition. We also map the aging of the state and rank the fastest growing, and declining, cities in Texas. [View Report]

Texas Demographic Center Updates

2022 Population Projections for the State and Counties released

October 17, 2022
Texas Demographic Center released its Vintage 2022 projections of the state’s total population by age and sex and the total population of the Counties in Texas for 2020-2060. These projections are available in two migration scenarios. Read the methodology and access the data.

Commuters’ Characteristics and Commuting Time in Texas

August 11, 2022
The Texas Demographic Center published an infographic highlighting commuters’ characteristics and commuting time in Texas. Among other the infographic shows information on transportation mode choice by commuters, most frequently used public transportation modes, and commuters’ income by transportation mode.

2022 Texas Demographic Conference presentations now available

July 6, 2022
The 2022 Texas Demographic Conference hosted many great speakers who shared valuable information about the dynamic demographic trends happening in our state. Conference presentations and video recordings are now available on our website.

Who’s Moving to Texas? - Texas Demographic Center creates infographic highlighting selected demographic and socioeconomic characteristics of people moving to Texas.

April 13, 2022
Using the U.S. Census Bureau’s recently released 2016-2020 ACS 5-year PUMS (Public Use Microdata Sample) files, the Texas Demographic Center created an infographic highlighting selected demographic and socioeconomic characteristics of current Texas residents and compares those with people moving from other U.S. states to Texas.

Texas Demographic Center creates infographic highlighting domestic migration in Texas.

March 28, 2022
Following the release of the U.S. Census Bureau’s Vintage 2021 Population Estimates, the Texas Demographic Center created an infographic to highlight the components of population change in Texas as it relates to domestic migration, international migration and natural increase. We also highlight how the change compares to the 2010-2020 decade and how these driving forces affect metropolitan, micropolitan and rural counties in Texas.