Austin County, Texas Population 2018

Austin County, Texas's estimated population is 29,786 with a growth rate of 2.33% 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
201729,7866792.33%
201629,107-530-1.79%
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
White24,123
Black or African American2,519
Some Other Race1,570
Two or More Races872
Asian15
American Indian and Alaska Native8

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

Austin County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Austin County, Texas Median Age

40.8


Total

40.7


Male

40.9


Female

Austin County, Texas Adults

There are 21,976 adults, (5,181 of which are seniors) in Austin County, Texas.

Austin County, Texas Age Dependency

73.2

Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Austin County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

14,749

50.67%

Male

14,358

49.33%

Austin County, Texas Households and Families

Austin County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Austin County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.8%16.2%
Male80.4%19.6%
All73.6%26.4%
Non Family63.4%36.6%
Female42.4%57.6%

73.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Austin County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,2222.5773.6
Married6,6073.0383.8
Non Family2,9671.1463.4
Female1,2663.4242.4
Male3822.9880.4

3.04

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

4%

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 Grade1,9089.70%
9th to 12th Grade1,5497.88%
High School Graduate5,74429.21%
Some College4,66823.74%
Associates Degree1,6688.48%
Bachelors Degree2,90114.75%
Graduate Degree1,2276.24%

Austin County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,89812,5283,667
Hispanic3,8592,257394
Black1,6701,22729
Other Race766493100
Multiple Races32027150
Asian151510
Native American88

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 66.67%.

Austin County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,948$49,447$27,056
Less Than High School$23,600$34,087$10,448
High School Grad$31,001$36,176$18,214
Some College$42,438$52,988$35,117
Bachelors Degree$46,139$91,406$29,732
Graduate Degree$62,574$90,636$49,919

$36,948

Average Earnings

$49,447

Average Male

$27,056

Average Female

Austin County, Texas Language

Austin County, Texas Language by Age

Austin County, Texas Language

79.85% of Austin County, Texas residents speak only English, while 20.15% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.91% of the population.

Austin County, Texas Poverty

Austin County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic7,3252,09028.53%
White18,4131,2076.56%
Black2,45681933.35%
Other1,51369045.60%
Multiple86923927.50%

14.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.68%

Male Poverty Rate

18.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Austin County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Austin County, Texas is Other, with 45.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Austin County, Texas is White, with 6.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.34%.

Austin County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.12%
High School12.31%
Some College5.27%
Bachelors or Greater3.10%

Austin County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.68%
Female Unemployed14.31%
Female Employed8.93%
Male Employed4.73%

Austin County, Texas Income

Austin County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,681$73,091
Families$71,293$85,880
Married Families$84,131$
Non Families$25,423$35,710

Austin County, Texas Marital Status

Austin County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.5%

Male Marriage Rate

58.5%

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

Austin County, Texas Veterans

Austin County, Texas Veterans by War

1,691

Number of Veterans

1,626

Male Veterans

65

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam813
First Gulf War217
Second Gulf War212
Korea155
World War II124

Austin County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74505
75+426
55 to 64384
35 to 54262
18 to 34114

Austin County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4387.64%
Black20610.89%
Hispanic1803.82%
Other242.73%
2 or More236.20%

Austin County, Texas Veterans by Education

4.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Austin County, Texas Employment Status

Austin County, Texas Employment by Age

62.1%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

5.8%

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