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
2014812,553
2013794,189
2012782,027
2011760,758
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): 42 percent
Black (Non Hispanic): 18 percent
Hispanic (All Races): 34 percent
Other Race (Non Hispanic): 6 percent

Source: 2010 U.S. Census Bureau

Median Family Income

Fort Worth: $56,194
Texas: $58,929
United States: $62,735

Source: 2009-2011 American Community Survey Three-Year Estimates

Physical Size

353 Square Miles