Caldwell County, Texas Population 2018

Caldwell County, Texas's estimated population is 42,338 with a growth rate of 6.25% 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
201742,3382,4906.25%
201639,848-1,260-3.07%
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
White30,425
Some Other Race5,335
Black or African American2,844
Two or More Races981
American Indian and Alaska Native184
Asian60
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander19

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

Caldwell County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Caldwell County, Texas Median Age

35.6


Total

34


Male

37.4


Female

Caldwell County, Texas Adults

There are 30,165 adults, (5,300 of which are seniors) in Caldwell County, Texas.

Caldwell County, Texas Age Dependency

60.2

Age Dependency Ratio

21.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Caldwell County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

19,829

49.76%

Male

20,019

50.24%

Caldwell County, Texas Households and Families

Caldwell County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Caldwell County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.6%24.4%
All66.2%33.8%
Female60%40%
Non Family55.3%44.7%
Male54.7%45.3%

66.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Caldwell County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,6642.8466.2
Married6,3613.575.6
Non Family3,7041.2755.3
Female1,9123.6760
Male6872.8754.7

3.38

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

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 Grade2,70110.61%
9th to 12th Grade2,60810.25%
High School Graduate9,19936.15%
Some College5,72122.48%
Associates Degree1,4795.81%
Bachelors Degree2,65110.42%
Graduate Degree1,0914.29%

Caldwell County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,39711,2002,825
Hispanic11,0567,370801
Other Race3,2862,340189
Black1,6751,30763
Multiple Races39730737
Native American1139920
Asian6016
Islander19199

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 47.37%.

Caldwell County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,218$35,594$24,265
Less Than High School$21,998$22,500$21,383
High School Grad$27,995$37,706$20,936
Some College$32,327$37,945$25,407
Bachelors Degree$47,339$52,011$39,779
Graduate Degree$50,997$47,647$51,580

$30,218

Average Earnings

$35,594

Average Male

$24,265

Average Female

Caldwell County, Texas Language

Caldwell County, Texas Language by Age

Caldwell County, Texas Language

67.63% of Caldwell County, Texas residents speak only English, while 32.37% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 31.55% of the population.

Caldwell County, Texas Poverty

Caldwell County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic19,0414,21322.13%
White15,8191,73910.99%
Black2,32099843.02%
Other5,18666712.86%
Multiple92710411.22%
Native1842111.41%

18.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.77%

Male Poverty Rate

18.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Caldwell County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Caldwell County, Texas is Black, with 43.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Caldwell County, Texas is White, with 10.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.06%.

Caldwell County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.32%
High School11.29%
Some College10.21%
Bachelors or Greater3.49%

Caldwell County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed35.47%
Female Unemployed28.20%
Female Employed10.25%
Male Employed7.93%

Caldwell County, Texas Income

Caldwell County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,533$62,620
Families$54,640$68,875
Married Families$64,418$80,045
Non Families$31,711$42,661

Caldwell County, Texas Marital Status

Caldwell County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.8%

Male Marriage Rate

44.1%

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

Caldwell County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Caldwell County, Texas Veterans

Caldwell County, Texas Veterans by War

2,471

Number of Veterans

2,203

Male Veterans

268

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam921
First Gulf War603
Second Gulf War369
Korea192
World War II169

Caldwell County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54743
65 to 74681
75+464
55 to 64365
18 to 34218

Caldwell County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,1689.29%
Hispanic5664.16%
Other1313.43%
Black1064.76%
2 or More5810.90%
Indian86.02%

Caldwell County, Texas Veterans by Education

6.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Caldwell County, Texas Employment Status

Caldwell County, Texas Employment by Age

58%

Labor Force Participation

55.3%

Employment Rate

4.5%

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