Center, TX is a large city in Texas. There were 5,678 residents, 2,034 homes, and 1,334 families residing in the city at the time of the census in 2000. In 2019, the estimated population of Center City, Texas was 5,175. The population density was 91,100 people per square mile (35,200/km2). There were 2,290 homes in the area, with an average density of 367.4 people per square mile (141.9/km2).
32.2% of the Texan families have children under the age of 18 living with them, 41.1% are married couples living together, 20.3% are female householders without husbands present, and 34.4% are non-families. An estimated 12.3% of the population was 65 years old or older in 2010, although that percentage is expected to decline until 2020, when it dropped to 11.9%.
The city’s population was more evenly distributed, with 26.3% under 18, 10.9% from 18 to 24, 25.0% from 25 to 44, 18.8% from 45 to 64, and 19.0% who were 65 years old or older. The mean age was 36 years, with a median of 36.5 years. There were 86.8 males for every 100 females. According to the census, there were 83.1 males for every 100 females aged 18 and over.