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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Katy is 15,071, which is 27.99% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 25.13% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Katy population density is 1,333.97 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 97.14 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Katy is white, which represent 86.64% of the total population. The average Katy education level is higher than the state average and is about the same as the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 15,071. #185

Population Growth Since 2000, #385

Katy, TX

Population Density, #467

Katy, TX
1,333.97 per square mile
97.14 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:13,057 (86.64%, #1030)
Black:473 (3.14%, #669)
Hispanic:4,360 (28.93%, #806)
Asian:294 (1.95%, #243)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):106 (0.70%, #393)
One Race, Other:903 (5.99%, see rank)
Two or More Races:238 (1.58%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:3,826 (87.75%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:15 (0.34%, see rank)
Cuban:154 (3.53%, see rank)
Central American:138 (3.17%, see rank)
South American:15 (0.34%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Chinese:69 (23.47%, see rank)
Filipino:225 (76.53%, see rank)
Japanese:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Korean:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Vietnamese:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Asian, Other:0 (0.00%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

12,842 (85.21%) out of the total population of 15,071 reported first ancestry.

 Katy, TX% of the Total PopulationTexasU.S.
Arab460.31%, see rank0.41%0.56%
Czech3092.05%, see rank0.78%0.47%
Danish160.11%, see rank0.18%0.42%
Dutch820.54%, see rank0.82%1.40%
English1,2338.18%, see rank6.41%8.02%
French3652.42%, see rank2.40%3.34%
German3,01920.03%, see rank10.11%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.18%0.41%
Hungarian1400.93%, see rank0.15%0.46%
Irish1,86012.34%, see rank7.15%10.80%
Italian5003.32%, see rank1.91%5.52%
Norwegian940.62%, see rank0.51%1.42%
Polish2431.61%, see rank1.09%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.12%0.44%
Russian660.44%, see rank0.31%0.92%
Scotch-Irish1671.11%, see rank1.03%0.99%
Scottish2511.67%, see rank1.41%1.72%
Subsaharan African2121.41%, see rank0.98%0.95%
Swedish2781.84%, see rank0.57%1.27%
Swiss110.07%, see rank0.12%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.08%0.31%
American1,70911.34%, see rank5.70%7.12%
Welsh1881.25%, see rank0.37%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 7,473 (49.59%, see rank)
Females: 7,598 (50.41%, see rank)

Katy, TX
Male: 49.59%
Female: 50.41%
Male: 49.63%
Female: 50.37%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Katy, TX
36.10 years old
33.90 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Katy, TX
33.10 years old
32.90 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Katy, TX
39.00 years old
35.00 years old
38.80 years old

 Katy, TX% of the Total PopulationTexasU.S.
Under 5 years1,1107.37%, see rank7.44%6.36%
5 to 9 years9396.23%, see rank7.58%6.51%
10 to 14 years1,1717.77%, see rank7.42%6.59%
15 to 19 years1,2268.13%, see rank7.25%6.85%
20 to 24 years1,0286.82%, see rank7.36%7.13%
25 to 34 years1,79811.93%, see rank14.44%13.47%
35 to 44 years2,01113.34%, see rank13.63%12.96%
45 to 54 years1,94412.90%, see rank13.23%14.09%
55 to 64 years1,91012.67%, see rank10.74%12.29%
65 to 74 years9976.62%, see rank6.32%7.64%
75 to 84 6524.33%, see rank3.33%4.25%
85 years and over2851.89%, see rank1.27%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Katy, TXTexasU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population9,597, 100%16,426,730209,056,129
Less Than High School1,309, 13.64%, see rank18.42%13.67%
High School Graduate2,346, 24.45%, see rank25.24%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree3,101, 32.31%, see rank29.26%29.09%
Bachelor Degree2,161, 22.52%, see rank17.95%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree680, 7.09%, see rank9.14%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.50, see rank13.2113.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Katy, TX TexasU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten49775.65%24.35%77.20%22.80%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)1,56594.50%, see rank5.50%, see rank93.58%6.42%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)1,04198.08%, see rank1.92%, see rank93.90%6.10%90.60%9.40%
College51578.45%, see rank21.55%, see rank85.12%14.88%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School4170.73%, see rank29.27%, see rank72.33%27.67%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Katy, TXTexasU.S.
Total Households5,292, 100%9,013,582116,211,092
Average Household Size2.82, see rank2.832.63
1 Person Households1,318, 24.91%, see rank24.94%27.57%
2 or More Person Households3,974, 75.09%, see rank75.06%72.43%
Family Households (Families)3,601, 68.05%, see rank69.65%66.22%
Average Family Size3.47, see rank3.513.32
Married-Couple Family2,856, 53.97%, see rank50.22%48.42%
Nonfamily Households1,691, 31.95%, see rank30.35%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Katy, TX%TexasU.S.
15 Years and Over Total11,851see rank20,238,160252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over5,580100%, see rank9,961,996123,281,364
Never Married1,56928.12%, see rank34.84%35.77%
Married3,49462.62%, see rank53.50%52.04%
Widowed1572.81%, see rank2.24%2.57%
Divorced3606.45%, see rank9.43%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over6,271100%, see rank10,276,164129,692,771
Never Married1,39722.28%, see rank28.43%29.48%
Married3,62957.87%, see rank51.21%49.19%
Widowed5278.40%, see rank8.06%9.16%
Divorced71811.45%, see rank12.30%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Katy, TX%TexasU.S.
Native13,10786.97%, see rank83.53%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence8,96359.47%, see rank60.31%58.73%
Born in Different State3,98626.45%, see rank21.93%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
1581.05%, see rank1.29%1.42%
Foreign Born1,96413.03%, see rank16.47%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship4222.80%, see rank5.58%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship1,54210.23%, see rank10.89%7.09%
Born In Europe450.30%, see rank0.71%1.53%
Born In Asia1120.74%, see rank3.19%3.82%
Born In Africa780.52%, see rank0.61%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.04%0.07%
Born In Latin America1,69211.23%, see rank11.74%6.83%
Born In Northern America370.25%, see rank0.18%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Katy, TX%TexasU.S.
English4,14078.23%, see rank65.20%79.39%
Spanish99518.80%, see rank28.41%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages601.13%, see rank2.71%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages761.44%, see rank2.87%3.36%
Other210.40%, see rank0.81%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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