Port Arthur, TX has a population of 54,913 people with a median age of 33.5 and a median household income of $32,003. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Port Arthur, TX grew from 54,864 to 54,913, a 0.09% increase and its median household income declined from $32,863 to $32,003, a 2.62% decrease.
The population of Port Arthur, TX is 38% Black, 31.8% Hispanic, and 22% White. 39.8% of the people in Port Arthur, TX speak a non-English language, and 84.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Port Arthur, TX are Lamar State College-Port Arthur, with 641 graduates, N/A, with N/A graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Port Arthur, TX is $64,300, and the homeownership rate is 58.2%. Most people in Port Arthur, TX commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22 minutes. The average car ownership in Port Arthur, TX is 2 cars per household.
Port Arthur, TX is a census place located in Orange County, TX and Jefferson County, TX. It borders Groves, TX; Nederland, TX; and Port Neches, TX.