In 2017, Port Arthur, TX had a population of 55.2k people with a median age of 33.6 and a median household income of $32,571. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Port Arthur, TX grew from 54,913 to 55,177, a 0.481% increase and its median household income grew from $32,003 to $32,571, a 1.77% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Port Arthur, TX are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (38.9%), White (Hispanic) (28.5%), White (Non-Hispanic) (21.3%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (6.49%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (2.05%). N/A% of the people in Port Arthur, TX speak a non-English language, and 85% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Port Arthur, TX are Lamar State College-Port Arthur (485 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Port Arthur, TX is $64,300, and the homeownership rate is 56.2%. Most people in Port Arthur, TX commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Port Arthur, TX is 2 cars per household.