Caldwell County, Texas Population 2018

Caldwell County, Texas's estimated population is 42,338 with a growth rate of 2.99% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Caldwell County, Texas is the 75th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201740,544-1,794-4.24%
201742,3381,2302.99%
201641,1087311.81%
201540,3776841.72%
201439,6934881.24%
201339,2055211.35%
201238,6842620.68%
201138,4222940.77%
201038,12811,73644.47%
199026,3922,75511.66%
198023,6372,45911.61%
197021,1783,95622.97%
196017,222-2,128-11.00%
195019,350-5,543-22.27%
194024,893-6,504-20.72%
193031,3976,23724.79%
192025,1609233.81%
191024,2372,47211.36%
190021,7655,99638.02%
189015,7694,01234.12%
188011,7575,18578.90%
18706,5722,09146.66%
18604,4813,152237.17%
18501,3290.00%

Caldwell County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White31,538
Some Other Race4,750
Black or African American2,665
Two or More Races798
Asian412
American Indian and Alaska Native358
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander23

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Caldwell County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,000 Male Population5001,0001,5002,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Caldwell County, Texas Median Age

35.8


Total

34.3


Male

37.7


Female

Caldwell County, Texas Adults

There are 30,771 adults, (5,362 of whom are seniors) in Caldwell County, Texas.

Caldwell County, Texas Age Dependency

59.6

Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Caldwell County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

19,981

49.28%

Male

20,563

50.72%

Caldwell County, Texas Households and Families

Caldwell County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Caldwell County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.8%21.2%
All67.3%32.7%
Male59.8%40.2%
Non Family56.6%43.4%
Female54.1%45.9%

67.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Caldwell County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,8942.8567.3
Married6,3073.4978.8
Non Family3,9191.3356.6
Female2,0313.6554.1
Male6373.3859.8

3.38

Average Family Size

2.85

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Caldwell County, Texas Households

Caldwell County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,89811.12%
9th to 12th Grade2,4929.56%
High School Graduate9,85337.80%
Some College5,68721.82%
Associates Degree1,4095.41%
Bachelors Degree2,5259.69%
Graduate Degree1,2014.61%

Caldwell County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,46511,3352,845
Hispanic11,5697,669712
Other Race2,9812,034134
Black1,5221,21753
Multiple Races34028850
Asian24519526
Native American18510134
Islander232311

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 47.83%.

Caldwell County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,166$36,239$25,524
Less Than High School$21,961$22,908$21,098
High School Grad$29,957$38,350$22,877
Some College$33,544$37,416$26,892
Bachelors Degree$47,682$52,839$40,800
Graduate Degree$51,970$51,429$52,130

$31,166

Average Earnings

$36,239

Average Male

$25,524

Average Female

Caldwell County, Texas Language

Caldwell County, Texas Language by Age

Caldwell County, Texas Language

65.36% of Caldwell County, Texas residents speak only English, while 34.64% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 33.14% of the population.

Caldwell County, Texas Poverty

Caldwell County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic19,7544,18821.20%
White15,8551,60710.14%
Black2,22197944.08%
Other4,66384818.19%
Multiple7208912.36%
Native358267.26%

17.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.19%

Male Poverty Rate

19.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Caldwell County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Caldwell County, Texas is Black, with 44.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Caldwell County, Texas is Native, with 7.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.29%.

Caldwell County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.23%
High School12.22%
Some College9.91%
Bachelors or Greater2.36%

Caldwell County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.15%
Male Unemployed27.65%
Female Employed9.70%
Male Employed7.74%

Caldwell County, Texas Income

Caldwell County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,346$66,743
Families$59,779$74,157
Married Families$74,530$87,082
Non Families$29,676$42,498

Caldwell County, Texas Marital Status

Caldwell County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.9%

Male Marriage Rate

41.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Caldwell County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Caldwell County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Caldwell County, Texas Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Caldwell County, Texas Veterans

Caldwell County, Texas Veterans by War

2,406

Number of Veterans

2,158

Male Veterans

248

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam885
First Gulf War596
Second Gulf War312
Korea256
World War II131

Caldwell County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74702
35 to 54685
75+508
55 to 64350
18 to 34161

Caldwell County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,1778.89%
Hispanic5113.61%
Black1054.98%
Other862.64%
2 or More286.25%
Indian104.76%

Caldwell County, Texas Veterans by Education

5.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Caldwell County, Texas Employment Status

Caldwell County, Texas Employment by Age

58.8%

Labor Force Participation

56.8%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Caldwell County, Texas Employment by Race

Caldwell County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Caldwell County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
San Marcos 45145619801683537.29%
Lockhart12689135278386.60%
Luling 540158784778.83%
Martindale113012371079.47%
Uhland 10141087737.20%
Mustang Ridge 82893410612.80%
Niederwald 543584417.55%
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