Bell County Population 2017

Bell County's estimated population is 340,411 with a growth rate of 1.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bell County is the 16th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016340,4115,5991.67%
2015334,8125,4641.66%
2014329,3482,7280.84%
2013326,6203,5151.09%
2012323,1056,9942.21%
2011316,1113,1261.00%
2010312,985121,89763.79%
1990191,08833,19921.03%
1980157,88933,40626.84%
1970124,48330,38632.29%
196094,09720,27327.46%
195073,82428,96164.55%
194044,863-5,167-10.33%
193050,0303,6187.80%
192046,412-2,774-5.64%
191049,1863,6518.02%
190045,53512,15836.43%
189033,37712,85962.67%
188020,51810,747109.99%
18709,7714,972103.60%
18604,7990.00%

Bell County Population Growth

Population Data via

Bell County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White225,50966.25%
Black or African American77,31922.71%
Two or More Races14,8604.37%
Asian10,6843.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native3,7771.11%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2,6630.78%

Bell County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Bell County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Killeen1279131434001548712.11%
Temple6627573600732511.05%
Harker Heights2671529757304211.39%
Belton1817820873269514.83%
Nolanville4264495368916.16%
Bartlett26762752762.84%
Salado21172156391.84%
Troy1639191527616.84%
Rogers12171212-5-0.41%
Holland11211133121.07%
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