Atascosa County, Texas Population 2018

Atascosa County, Texas's estimated population is 48,981 with a growth rate of 2.66% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Atascosa County, Texas is the 70th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201748,9811,2712.66%
201647,710-956-1.96%
201648,6663170.66%
201548,3496491.36%
201447,7007031.50%
201346,9975821.25%
201246,4159322.05%
201145,4835331.19%
201044,95014,41747.22%
199030,5335,47821.86%
198025,0556,35934.01%
197018,696-132-0.70%
196018,828-1,220-6.09%
195020,0487734.01%
194019,2753,62123.13%
193015,6542,95223.24%
192012,7022,69826.97%
191010,0042,86140.05%
19007,14368410.59%
18906,4592,24253.17%
18804,2171,30244.67%
18702,9151,33784.73%
18601,5780.00%

Atascosa County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White44,209
Two or More Races1,431
Some Other Race1,418
Black or African American351
Asian161
American Indian and Alaska Native140

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Atascosa County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Atascosa County, Texas Median Age

35.4


Total

34.2


Male

36.3


Female

Atascosa County, Texas Adults

There are 34,303 adults, (6,584 of which are seniors) in Atascosa County, Texas.

Atascosa County, Texas Age Dependency

72.1

Age Dependency Ratio

23.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Atascosa County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

23,950

50.20%

Male

23,760

49.80%

Atascosa County, Texas Households and Families

Atascosa County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Atascosa County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.3%16.7%
All73.8%26.2%
Male69%31%
Female64.5%35.5%
Non Family61.2%38.8%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Atascosa County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,3433.0873.8
Married8,0063.6583.3
Non Family3,8751.1761.2
Female2,3263.9364.5
Male1,1363.8769

3.61

Average Family Size

3.08

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Atascosa County, Texas Households

Atascosa County, Texas Education

Atascosa County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,51011.68%
9th to 12th Grade3,91613.03%
High School Graduate10,86436.14%
Some College5,95919.82%
Associates Degree1,5215.06%
Bachelors Degree2,7889.27%
Graduate Degree1,5025.00%

Atascosa County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic17,43411,257977
White11,98110,8453,102
Other Race83057737
Multiple Races698456102
Black25124079
Native American10151
Asian826060

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 95.62%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 73.17%.

Atascosa County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,634$40,540$21,176
Less Than High School$19,921$28,824$15,167
High School Grad$29,083$40,687$17,763
Some College$35,982$47,048$25,042
Bachelors Degree$49,285$52,372$48,362
Graduate Degree$65,625$74,500$52,250

$31,634

Average Earnings

$40,540

Average Male

$21,176

Average Female

Atascosa County, Texas Language

Atascosa County, Texas Language by Age

Atascosa County, Texas Language

59.48% of Atascosa County, Texas residents speak only English, while 40.52% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 39.54% of the population.

Atascosa County, Texas Poverty

Atascosa County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic29,7926,00120.14%
White16,3271,1376.96%
Other1,41231322.17%
Multiple1,43115610.90%
Native1403625.71%
Black349318.88%

15.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.68%

Male Poverty Rate

17.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Atascosa County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Atascosa County, Texas is Native, with 25.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Atascosa County, Texas is White, with 6.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.29%.

Atascosa County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.93%
High School9.99%
Some College8.16%
Bachelors or Greater2.30%

Atascosa County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.33%
Male Unemployed36.21%
Female Employed10.47%
Male Employed4.60%

Atascosa County, Texas Income

Atascosa County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,181$69,844
Families$58,459$77,403
Married Families$73,630$90,935
Non Families$29,030$42,052

Atascosa County, Texas Marital Status

Atascosa County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Atascosa County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Atascosa County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Atascosa County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Atascosa County, Texas Veterans

Atascosa County, Texas Veterans by War

3,167

Number of Veterans

2,961

Male Veterans

206

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,289
First Gulf War730
Second Gulf War645
Korea330
World War II79

Atascosa County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74749
35 to 54691
75+668
55 to 64657
18 to 34402

Atascosa County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,0149.40%
Hispanic1,0345.03%
Black4819.12%
2 or More395.23%
Other383.91%
Indian1814.06%
Asian1012.20%

Atascosa County, Texas Veterans by Education

4.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Atascosa County, Texas Employment Status

Atascosa County, Texas Employment by Age

60.3%

Labor Force Participation

55.8%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Atascosa County, Texas Employment by Race

Atascosa County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Atascosa County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Pleasanton94161039397710.38%
Jourdanton3892432743511.18%
Poteet327034461765.38%
Lytle 2502289839615.83%
Charlotte171818241066.17%
Christine390416266.67%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990