Bastrop County, Texas Population 2018

Bastrop County, Texas's estimated population is 84,761 with a growth rate of 8.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bastrop County, Texas is the 46th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201784,7616,4758.27%
201678,286-4,468-5.40%
201682,7542,5563.19%
201580,1982,2792.92%
201477,9192,0232.67%
201375,8961,0971.47%
201274,799-291-0.39%
201175,0907731.04%
201074,31736,05494.23%
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%

Bastrop County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White60,846
Some Other Race8,385
Black or African American6,264
Two or More Races1,553
Asian733
American Indian and Alaska Native505

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

Bastrop 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

Bastrop County, Texas Median Age

38.5


Total

38.1


Male

39.1


Female

Bastrop County, Texas Adults

There are 58,166 adults, (10,490 of which are seniors) in Bastrop County, Texas.

Bastrop County, Texas Age Dependency

64.1

Age Dependency Ratio

22

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Bastrop County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

38,425

49.08%

Male

39,861

50.92%

Bastrop County, Texas Households and Families

Bastrop County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bastrop County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.7%14.3%
Male85.6%14.4%
All77.9%22.1%
Non Family68.2%31.8%
Female59.4%40.6%

77.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bastrop County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All25,8222.9577.9
Married14,5023.5585.7
Non Family7,1571.2368.2
Female2,9273.8759.4
Male1,2363.6885.6

3.53

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bastrop County, Texas Households

Bastrop County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,30110.22%
9th to 12th Grade4,7759.21%
High School Graduate15,42629.74%
Some College13,60526.23%
Associates Degree3,2416.25%
Bachelors Degree6,48212.50%
Graduate Degree3,0435.87%

Bastrop County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White32,22229,8407,587
Hispanic14,3907,471933
Other Race4,1702,26293
Black3,9933,385498
Multiple Races94061467
Asian552468417
Native American36125492

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.61%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 75.54%.

Bastrop County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,293$40,443$30,467
Less Than High School$26,005$29,850$14,833
High School Grad$31,849$38,889$25,357
Some College$36,229$43,520$30,224
Bachelors Degree$51,024$62,254$48,133
Graduate Degree$51,198$51,914$49,434

$35,293

Average Earnings

$40,443

Average Male

$30,467

Average Female

Bastrop County, Texas Language

Bastrop County, Texas Language by Age

Bastrop County, Texas Language

72.08% of Bastrop County, Texas residents speak only English, while 27.92% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.69% of the population.

Bastrop County, Texas Poverty

Bastrop County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic26,5945,52720.78%
White41,7113,5908.61%
Black5,8011,08118.63%
Other8,02788411.01%
Native47314731.08%
Asian70813318.79%
Multiple1,501422.80%

13.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.39%

Male Poverty Rate

14.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bastrop County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bastrop County, Texas is Native, with 31.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bastrop County, Texas is Multiple, with 2.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.23%.

Bastrop County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.06%
High School11.99%
Some College6.03%
Bachelors or Greater3.81%

Bastrop County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed22.46%
Male Unemployed13.05%
Female Employed7.50%
Male Employed5.36%

Bastrop County, Texas Income

Bastrop County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,808$72,277
Families$67,559$82,417
Married Families$77,522$
Non Families$30,364$41,661

Bastrop County, Texas Marital Status

Bastrop County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

53.2%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Bastrop County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Bastrop County, Texas Veterans

Bastrop County, Texas Veterans by War

6,866

Number of Veterans

6,310

Male Veterans

556

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,584
First Gulf War2,096
Second Gulf War1,208
Korea463
World War II318

Bastrop County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,151
65 to 741,792
55 to 641,595
75+960
18 to 34368

Bastrop County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,06313.12%
Hispanic7984.61%
Black4479.69%
Other2164.15%
2 or More837.24%
Indian5715.16%

Bastrop County, Texas Veterans by Education

6.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bastrop County, Texas Employment Status

Bastrop County, Texas Employment by Age

59%

Labor Force Participation

53.9%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Bastrop County, Texas Employment by Race

Bastrop County, Texas Employment by Education

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%
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