Population

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Fort Worth was the fastest growing large city with more than 500,000 population between 2000 and 2010. The 2010 Census count for Fort Worth is 741,206. From 2000 to 2010, Fort Worth’s total population increased by 206,512 persons. This represents an average annual increase of approximately 20,650 persons and a growth rate of 3.9 percent a year

population data
YearPopulation
2015833,319
2014813,425
2013794,682
2012779,375
2011762,547
2010741,206
2009727,249
2008706,517
2007685,752
2006662,334
2005637,126
2004619,103
2003602,744
2002585,526
2001566,384
2000534,694
1990448,355
1980385,164
1970393,455
1960356,268

Demographics

Racial and Ethnic Makeup

White (Non-Hispanic): 40.9 percent
Black (Non Hispanic): 18.7 percent
Hispanic (All Races): 34.2 percent
Other Race (Non Hispanic): 6.2 percent

Source: 2014 American Community Survey five-year estimates

Median Family Income

Fort Worth: $52,492
Texas: $52,576
United States: $53,482

Source: 2014 American Community Survey five-year estimates

Physical Size

353 Square Miles

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