Bastrop County, Texas Population 2019

Bastrop County, Texas's estimated population is 84,809 with a growth rate of 2.39% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bastrop County, Texas is the 45th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201886,9762,1672.56%
201784,8091,9822.39%
201682,8272,5463.17%
201580,2812,2872.93%
201477,9942,0502.70%
201375,9441,0861.45%
201274,858-283-0.38%
201175,1417791.05%
201074,36236,09994.34%
199038,26313,53754.75%
198024,7267,42942.95%
197017,2973722.20%
196016,925-2,697-13.74%
195019,622-1,988-9.20%
194021,610-2,278-9.54%
193023,888-2,761-10.36%
192026,6491,3055.15%
191025,344-1,501-5.59%
190026,8456,10929.46%
189020,7363,52120.45%
188017,2154,92540.07%
187012,2905,28475.42%
18607,0063,907126.07%
18503,0990.00%

How Many People Live in Bastrop County, Texas?

84,809

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White60,98275.94%
Some Other Race10,13212.62%
Black or African American6,5088.10%
Two or More Races1,5011.87%
Asian7110.89%
American Indian and Alaska Native4720.59%

Bastrop County, Texas Population Pyramid 2019

Bastrop County, Texas Median Age

38.8


Total

38.4


Male

39.2


Female

Bastrop County, Texas Adults

There are 59,709 adults, (11,115 of whom are seniors) in Bastrop County, Texas.

Bastrop County, Texas Age Dependency

65.3

Age Dependency Ratio

22.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Bastrop County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

39,461

49.14%

Male

40,845

50.86%

Bastrop County, Texas Households and Families

Bastrop County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bastrop County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85%15%
Male81.3%18.7%
All76.5%23.5%
Non Family65.6%34.4%
Female58.1%41.9%

76.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,015376.5
Married14,7093.5585
Non Family7,0181.2465.6
Female2,9544.0958.1
Male1,3343.7481.3

3.56

Average Family Size

3

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bastrop County, Texas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,9269.27%
9th to 12th Grade5,3109.99%
High School Graduate15,38228.94%
Some College13,24424.91%
Associates Degree3,5216.62%
Bachelors Degree7,52714.16%
Graduate Degree3,2496.11%

Bastrop County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White32,70730,2218,376
Hispanic15,0738,2151,420
Other Race5,0302,755201
Black4,1673,487539
Multiple Races89460980
Asian477403324
Native American396269112

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.40%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 67.92%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,690$41,320$30,414
Less Than High School$27,476$30,185$16,116
High School Grad$32,268$42,057$25,636
Some College$32,287$41,213$28,046
Bachelors Degree$52,794$72,577$49,250
Graduate Degree$53,524$53,798$52,380

$35,690

Average Earnings

$41,320

Average Male

$30,414

Average Female

Bastrop County, Texas Language

Bastrop County, Texas Language by Age

Bastrop County, Texas Language

71.59% of Bastrop County, Texas residents speak only English, while 28.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.03% of the population.

Bastrop County, Texas Poverty

Bastrop County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic27,8535,49119.71%
White42,1843,8249.07%
Other9,70797710.06%
Black6,10586514.17%
Asian68510214.89%
Native4185613.40%
Multiple1,421433.03%

13.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.33%

Male Poverty Rate

14.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bastrop County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bastrop County, Texas is Hispanic, with 19.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bastrop County, Texas is Multiple, with 3.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.29%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.60%
High School12.62%
Some College5.92%
Bachelors or Greater3.76%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed23.34%
Male Unemployed16.17%
Female Employed7.21%
Male Employed5.02%

Bastrop County, Texas Income

Bastrop County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,185$72,914
Families$69,530$81,988
Married Families$79,103-
Non Families$31,401$43,333

Bastrop County, Texas Marital Status

Bastrop County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.9%

Male Marriage Rate

52.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Bastrop County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Bastrop County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Bastrop County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Bastrop County, Texas Veterans

7,346

Number of Veterans

6,780

Male Veterans

566

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,573
First Gulf War2,286
Second Gulf War1,373
Korea471
World War II226
Age Group Veterans
35 to 542,200
65 to 741,933
55 to 641,715
75+1,036
18 to 34462

Bastrop County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,46313.88%
Hispanic8794.83%
Black4559.49%
Other2524.03%
2 or More928.32%
Indian8420.14%

Bastrop County, Texas Veterans by Education

6.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bastrop County, Texas Employment Status

58.5%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Bastrop County, Texas Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

66.26%

Born in Texas

89.17%

Native Born

10.83%

Foreign Born

8.61%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.17% of Bastrop County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 66.26% having been born in Texas. 8.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Bastrop County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Elgin 81309323119314.67%
Bastrop72168519130318.06%
Smithville3817421840110.51%
Mustang Ridge 82893410612.80%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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