Texas Population Projections 2010 to 2050 The Texas Demographic Center produces population projections for 40 years beyond the most recent Census to help planners and policymakers anticipate future demand for services 76 Regional Choices for North Texas Vision North Texas The 2030 projections produced by NCTCOG use the year 2000 as a base year and project population and employment in five-year increments to 2030. The forecast anticipates an additional 750,000 in population and 350,000 new jobs in the Imagine Austin study area by 2040. The estimated 61,586 increase in the Austin metro population … United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035. Courtesy of Abor.com. counties. Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Austin metro area from 1950 to 2020. Austin's projected economic growth rate from 2011-2016 is 6.1 percent — more than double the national as a whole, according to the report. The current metro area population of Austin in 2020 is 2,053,000, a 3.43% increase from 2019. Austin by itself is made up of 981,035 people as of January 1, 2019. The fastest growth is projected to occur in these suburban counties as well as in the Permian asin area. Houston’s population growth rate for 2020-29 is projected at 17.2 percent, compared with 21.6 percent from 2010 through 2019, according to Cushman & Wakefield’s outlook. In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018: 73.3%: In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018: 66.6%: Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000) 3,474,670: Total health care and social … These forecasts are based on the theory that the rate of overall growth will begin to slow during the forecast period from historic highs. ; During the same period, new listings increased 16.4% to 1,273 listings. ; Residential sales increased by 20.7% to 1,248 sales. ; Sales dollar volume spiked 39.2% to $678,062,256. City of Austin Housing Market Report by ABoR (September 2020) Low levels of inventory in the city of Austin drove the median home price up 8.7% year over year to $415,500. There are now new projections that show Austin joining this elite club in 2020, according to Austin … Austin Area Population Histories and Forecasts City of Austin Annualized City of Austin City of Austin Annualized Five Annualized Total Area Growth Full Purpose Limited Purpose Travis Growth County Growth Year Population Rate Population Population County Rate MSA(1) Rate 1940 87,930 111,053 214,603 1950 132,459 4.2% 160,980 3.8% 256,645 1.8% For the ninth-straight year, Austin is the fastest-growing major metro in the country.