Bowie County, Texas Population 2018

Bowie County, Texas's estimated population is 94,012 with a growth rate of 0.57% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bowie County, Texas is the 41st largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201794,0125290.57%
201693,483-398-0.42%
201693,8814810.51%
201593,400-28-0.03%
201493,428-28-0.03%
201393,4563420.37%
201293,1142070.22%
201192,9072720.29%
201092,63510,97013.43%
199081,6656,3648.45%
198075,3017,48811.04%
197067,8137,84213.08%
196059,971-1,995-3.22%
195061,96611,75823.42%
194050,2081,6453.39%
193048,5639,09123.03%
192039,4724,64513.34%
191034,8278,15130.56%
190026,6766,40931.62%
189020,2679,30284.83%
188010,9656,281134.09%
18704,684-368-7.28%
18605,0522,14073.49%
18502,9120.00%

Bowie County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White64,734
Black or African American22,777
Two or More Races2,401
Some Other Race1,812
Asian960
American Indian and Alaska Native759
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40

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

Bowie 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

Bowie County, Texas Median Age

37.8


Total

36.2


Male

39.5


Female

Bowie County, Texas Adults

There are 71,141 adults, (14,396 of which are seniors) in Bowie County, Texas.

Bowie County, Texas Age Dependency

64.7

Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Bowie County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

46,407

49.64%

Male

47,076

50.36%

Bowie County, Texas Households and Families

Bowie County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bowie County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.7%18.3%
All65.3%34.7%
Male57.3%42.7%
Non Family54.6%45.4%
Female41.4%58.6%

65.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bowie County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All33,5862.6265.3
Married15,9443.2181.7
Non Family10,6981.254.6
Female5,6763.5441.4
Male1,2683.1157.3

3.21

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

2.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bowie County, Texas Households

Bowie County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,3253.70%
9th to 12th Grade5,5528.84%
High School Graduate22,35735.58%
Some College16,76826.69%
Associates Degree4,0386.43%
Bachelors Degree7,84612.49%
Graduate Degree3,9446.28%

Bowie County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White43,16439,3849,310
Black14,15811,7351,628
Hispanic3,7862,289281
Other Race1,37973946
Multiple Races778709135
Asian686585295
Native American487461148
Islander1313

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 43.00%.

Bowie County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,021$39,009$25,840
Less Than High School$17,393$22,295$13,333
High School Grad$28,845$35,822$21,551
Some College$28,504$36,412$24,632
Bachelors Degree$42,226$64,703$31,690
Graduate Degree$53,513$70,297$50,597

$31,021

Average Earnings

$39,009

Average Male

$25,840

Average Female

Bowie County, Texas Language

Bowie County, Texas Language by Age

Bowie County, Texas Language

93.48% of Bowie County, Texas residents speak only English, while 6.52% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.84% of the population.

Bowie County, Texas Poverty

Bowie County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black20,8928,27339.60%
White58,5967,14312.19%
Hispanic5,2101,43827.60%
Multiple2,27666829.35%
Other83410913.07%
Asian888262.93%
Native635182.83%
Islander391230.77%

19.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.75%

Male Poverty Rate

21.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bowie County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bowie County, Texas is Black, with 39.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bowie County, Texas is Native, with 2.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.07%.

Bowie County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.07%
High School14.71%
Some College14.55%
Bachelors or Greater5.84%

Bowie County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.04%
Male Unemployed33.52%
Female Employed11.40%
Male Employed7.98%

Bowie County, Texas Income

Bowie County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,683$62,975
Families$51,925$72,713
Married Families$67,841$88,250
Non Families$24,795$40,145

Bowie County, Texas Marital Status

Bowie County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

46.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Bowie County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Bowie County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Bowie County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Bowie County, Texas Veterans

Bowie County, Texas Veterans by War

7,257

Number of Veterans

6,874

Male Veterans

383

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,644
First Gulf War1,471
Second Gulf War1,237
Korea723
World War II462

Bowie County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,977
65 to 741,725
75+1,486
55 to 641,432
18 to 34637

Bowie County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,60211.10%
Black1,4348.63%
Hispanic2054.41%
2 or More15314.81%
Other392.30%
Asian212.89%
Indian81.46%

Bowie County, Texas Veterans by Education

6.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bowie County, Texas Employment Status

Bowie County, Texas Employment by Age

53.7%

Labor Force Participation

49.3%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Bowie County, Texas Employment by Race

Bowie County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Bowie County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Texarkana364093767912703.49%
Wake Village54925455-37-0.67%
New Boston47964686-110-2.29%
Nash2960332836812.43%
Hooks27692739-30-1.08%
De Kalb16791656-23-1.37%
Redwater10581073151.42%
Maud10561069131.23%
Red Lick10111007-4-0.40%
Leary48348410.21%
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