Balch Springs, TX Demographics

The total population of Balch Springs is estimated to be 27,322 with 13,438 males (49.18%) and 13,884 females (50.82%). There are 446 more females than males in Balch Springs.
The median household income in Balch Springs was $60,333 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 621(1.04%) from $59,712 in 2020. This income is 80.87% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Balch Springs sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of under 25 years old, at $83,939. Overall, the median household income for the city of Balch Springs stands at $60,333.
In Balch Springs, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $36,058 for males and $23,566 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $43,741 for males and $48,462 for females.
In Balch Springs, the demographic landscape is diverse, spanning 5 distinct racial categories among households. Among these, American Indian and Alaska Native households have the highest median household income at $92,462, while Some Other Race households represent the opposite end with the lowest median household income of $55,468.
In 2022, the population of Balch Springs was 26,947, a 0.82% decrease year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Balch Springs's population was 27,171, a decline of 1.66% compared to a population of 27,629 in 2020.
The median age in Balch Springs, TX is 31.2, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 26.58% were under the age of 15, 22.12% aged 15 to 29, 42.27% aged 30 to 64, 8.40% aged 65 to 84, and 0.62% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Balch Springs population: 49.59% are White, 26.68% are Black or African American, 1.28% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.58% are Asian, 8.81% are some other race and 13.05% are multiracial.