In 2021, Hempstead, TX had a population of 5.71k people with a median age of 23.9 and a median household income of $37,043. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Hempstead, TX declined from 8,056 to 5,709, a −29.1% decrease and its median household income declined from $37,495 to $37,043, a −1.21% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hempstead, TX are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (48%), Other (Hispanic) (29.4%), White (Non-Hispanic) (12%), Two+ (Hispanic) (4.87%), and White (Hispanic) (3.14%).
None of the households in Hempstead, TX reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
90.8% of the residents in Hempstead, TX are U.S. citizens.
In 2021, the median property value in Hempstead, TX was $109,700, and the homeownership rate was 27.6%.
Most people in Hempstead, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Hempstead, TX was 2 cars per household.