Carson County, Texas Population 2018

Carson County, Texas's estimated population is 6,032 with a growth rate of -1.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Carson County, Texas is the 193rd largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,03310.02%
20176,032-75-1.23%
20166,1071001.66%
20156,007-26-0.43%
20146,033490.82%
20135,984-102-1.68%
20126,086-148-2.37%
20116,234751.22%
20106,159-417-6.34%
19906,576-96-1.44%
19806,6723144.94%
19706,358-1,423-18.29%
19607,78192913.56%
19506,8522283.44%
19406,624-1,121-14.47%
19307,7454,667151.62%
19203,07895144.71%
19102,1271,658353.52%
190046911331.74%
18903560.00%

Carson County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,752
Two or More Races151
Black or African American39
Asian32
Some Other Race23
American Indian and Alaska Native23
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander13

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

Carson County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

50100150200250 Male Population50100150200250 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Carson County, Texas Median Age

41.1


Total

41.6


Male

40.8


Female

Carson County, Texas Adults

There are 4,513 adults, (1,047 of whom are seniors) in Carson County, Texas.

Carson County, Texas Age Dependency

74.1

Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Carson County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

3,145

52.13%

Male

2,888

47.87%

Carson County, Texas Households and Families

Carson County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Carson County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.9%9.1%
All85%15%
Female84.4%15.6%
Non Family75.7%24.3%
Male55.8%44.2%

85.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Carson County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2922.6185
Married1,3353.1390.9
Non Family6801.2575.7
Female2253.4884.4
Male523.3355.8

3.12

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carson County, Texas Households

Carson County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade631.55%
9th to 12th Grade2185.37%
High School Graduate1,15528.48%
Some College1,02225.20%
Associates Degree41310.18%
Bachelors Degree75318.57%
Graduate Degree43210.65%

Carson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6133,3891,081
Hispanic30125867
Multiple Races63635
Asian321811
Native American23238
Other Race18187
Islander13135
Black11118

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 72.73%.

Carson County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,534$53,175$24,901
Less Than High School$27,596$28,990$
High School Grad$32,467$46,324$20,063
Some College$39,423$60,338$21,625
Bachelors Degree$59,318$87,813$47,212
Graduate Degree$72,212$78,661$49,167

$43,534

Average Earnings

$53,175

Average Male

$24,901

Average Female

Carson County, Texas Language

Carson County, Texas Language by Age

Carson County, Texas Language

93.50% of Carson County, Texas residents speak only English, while 6.50% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.10% of the population.

Carson County, Texas Poverty

Carson County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,1752715.24%
Hispanic579478.12%
Multiple1034644.66%
Asian32928.13%
Black36411.11%
Native23417.39%

6.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.00%

Male Poverty Rate

8.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carson County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carson County, Texas is Multiple, with 44.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carson County, Texas is White, with 5.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.53%.

Carson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.22%
Some College7.14%
High School5.45%
Bachelors or Greater2.78%

Carson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed18.18%
Female Employed2.11%
Male Employed1.79%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Carson County, Texas Income

Carson County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$67,010$81,730
Families$79,333$96,641
Married Families$87,401$
Non Families$34,655$43,457

Carson County, Texas Marital Status

Carson County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.6%

Male Marriage Rate

58.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Carson County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Carson County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Carson County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Carson County, Texas Veterans

Carson County, Texas Veterans by War

440

Number of Veterans

426

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam191
First Gulf War105
Second Gulf War62
World War II30
Korea19

Carson County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74143
35 to 5496
75+83
55 to 6477
18 to 3441

Carson County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4229.74%
Hispanic133.30%
Other738.89%
Hawaiian538.46%
Indian417.39%
2 or More22.38%

Carson County, Texas Veterans by Education

0.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carson County, Texas Employment Status

Carson County, Texas Employment by Age

63.1%

Labor Force Participation

61.8%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Carson County, Texas Employment by Race

Carson County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Carson County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Panhandle24522370-82-3.34%
White Deer1000989-11-1.10%
Groom574565-9-1.57%
Skellytown473462-11-2.33%
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