Austin County, Texas Population 2018

Austin County, Texas's estimated population is 29,786 with a growth rate of 0.50% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Austin County, Texas is the 95th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201729,292-494-1.66%
201729,7861490.50%
201629,6371900.65%
201529,4475071.75%
201428,9402891.01%
201328,6511350.47%
201228,516-54-0.19%
201128,5702130.75%
201028,3578,52542.99%
199019,8322,10611.88%
198017,7263,89528.16%
197013,831540.39%
196013,777-886-6.04%
195014,663-2,721-15.65%
194017,384-1,476-7.83%
193018,860-14-0.07%
192018,8741,1756.64%
191017,699-2,977-14.40%
190020,6762,81715.77%
189017,8593,43023.77%
188014,429-658-4.36%
187015,0874,94848.80%
186010,1396,298163.97%
18503,8410.00%

Austin County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White23,622
Black or African American2,623
Some Other Race2,203
Two or More Races775
Asian58
American Indian and Alaska Native11

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Austin County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,200 Male Population2004006008001,0001,200 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Austin County, Texas Median Age

40.9


Total

40.6


Male

42.1


Female

Austin County, Texas Adults

There are 22,212 adults, (5,281 of whom are seniors) in Austin County, Texas.

Austin County, Texas Age Dependency

73

Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Austin County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

14,818

50.59%

Male

14,474

49.41%

Austin County, Texas Households and Families

Austin County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Austin County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
Male76%24%
All74.2%25.8%
Non Family61.6%38.4%
Female43.5%56.5%

74.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Austin County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,0212.6374.2
Married6,6753.1284.6
Non Family2,8901.1861.6
Female1,0933.3443.5
Male3633.1476

3.11

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Austin County, Texas Households

Austin County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7458.75%
9th to 12th Grade1,7969.01%
High School Graduate5,94029.80%
Some College4,37621.95%
Associates Degree1,6338.19%
Bachelors Degree3,07515.43%
Graduate Degree1,3686.86%

Austin County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,87512,6193,951
Hispanic4,0342,173384
Black1,7491,36372
Other Race1,13468080
Multiple Races29624543
Asian535315
Native American1111

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 28.48%.

Austin County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,078$50,020$30,999
Less Than High School$27,247$38,750$11,259
High School Grad$30,872$41,230$20,764
Some College$41,853$51,027$35,931
Bachelors Degree$50,817$84,679$40,000
Graduate Degree$54,955$91,429$49,533

$40,078

Average Earnings

$50,020

Average Male

$30,999

Average Female

Austin County, Texas Language

Austin County, Texas Language by Age

Austin County, Texas Language

79.80% of Austin County, Texas residents speak only English, while 20.20% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.93% of the population.

Austin County, Texas Poverty

Austin County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic7,5202,08027.66%
White18,3601,0915.94%
Other2,15974734.60%
Black2,56269827.24%
Multiple77222429.02%

13.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.92%

Male Poverty Rate

16.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Austin County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Austin County, Texas is Other, with 34.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Austin County, Texas is White, with 5.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.81%.

Austin County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.69%
High School12.14%
Some College5.16%
Bachelors or Greater2.30%

Austin County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed19.79%
Female Unemployed12.85%
Female Employed9.21%
Male Employed4.60%

Austin County, Texas Income

Austin County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,614$78,759
Families$77,360$91,837
Married Families$87,530$
Non Families$26,418$40,694

Austin County, Texas Marital Status

Austin County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.1%

Male Marriage Rate

60.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Austin County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Austin County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Austin County, Texas Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Austin County, Texas Veterans

Austin County, Texas Veterans by War

1,577

Number of Veterans

1,536

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam731
First Gulf War243
Second Gulf War237
Korea148
World War II109

Austin County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74512
75+379
55 to 64342
35 to 54219
18 to 34125

Austin County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3907.55%
Black1628.18%
Hispanic1202.48%
Other211.52%
2 or More41.08%

Austin County, Texas Veterans by Education

3.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Austin County, Texas Employment Status

Austin County, Texas Employment by Age

61.7%

Labor Force Participation

58.4%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Austin County, Texas Employment by Race

Austin County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Austin County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sealy612164903696.03%
Bellville409742741774.32%
Wallis12521298463.67%
San Felipe746808628.31%
Brazos Country469486173.62%
Industry304325216.91%
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