Carson County, Texas Population 2018

Carson County, Texas's estimated population is 6,032 with a growth rate of 0.08% 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
20176,03250.08%
20166,027-80-1.31%
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
White5,746
Two or More Races144
Black or African American51
Some Other Race30
American Indian and Alaska Native28
Asian21
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander7

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

Carson County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Carson County, Texas Median Age

40.4


Total

40.4


Male

40.3


Female

Carson County, Texas Adults

There are 4,466 adults, (1,013 of which are seniors) in Carson County, Texas.

Carson County, Texas Age Dependency

74.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Carson County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

3,181

52.78%

Male

2,846

47.22%

Carson County, Texas Households and Families

Carson County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Carson County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.9%9.1%
All86%14%
Male80.4%19.6%
Non Family79.5%20.5%
Female79%21%

86.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Carson County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3242.5786
Married1,3313.0290.9
Non Family6581.279.5
Female2383.4579
Male973.4680.4

3.04

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

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 Grade771.92%
9th to 12th Grade2345.84%
High School Graduate1,12428.05%
Some College1,12027.95%
Associates Degree3939.81%
Bachelors Degree66216.52%
Graduate Degree3979.91%

Carson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6083,369977
Hispanic29524161
Multiple Races40406
Other Race272710
Native American26266
Asian2131
Black10106
Islander772

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 60.00%.

Carson County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,606$51,784$27,224
Less Than High School$25,868$26,563$13,750
High School Grad$34,375$51,071$22,717
Some College$37,976$51,556$25,466
Bachelors Degree$52,396$71,625$50,417
Graduate Degree$51,771$66,875$48,456

$41,606

Average Earnings

$51,784

Average Male

$27,224

Average Female

Carson County, Texas Language

Carson County, Texas Language by Age

Carson County, Texas Language

94.53% of Carson County, Texas residents speak only English, while 5.47% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.47% of the population.

Carson County, Texas Poverty

Carson County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,1832755.31%
Hispanic569539.31%
Multiple1002222.00%
Native2813.57%

5.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.17%

Male Poverty Rate

6.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carson County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carson County, Texas is Multiple, with 22.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carson County, Texas is Native, with 3.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.71%.

Carson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.82%
Some College7.94%
High School5.62%
Bachelors or Greater1.42%

Carson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed12.50%
Male Employed2.85%
Female Employed1.41%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Carson County, Texas Income

Carson County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,554$75,057
Families$73,750$86,225
Married Families$83,021$
Non Families$33,182$44,244

Carson County, Texas Marital Status

Carson County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.9%

Male Marriage Rate

56.2%

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

Carson County, Texas Veterans

Carson County, Texas Veterans by War

414

Number of Veterans

405

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam191
First Gulf War94
Second Gulf War46
World War II22
Korea17

Carson County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74127
55 to 64103
35 to 5488
75+67
18 to 3429

Carson County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3949.14%
Hispanic164.10%
Other1037.04%
Indian517.86%
2 or More34.62%
Hawaiian228.57%

Carson County, Texas Veterans by Education

0.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carson County, Texas Employment Status

Carson County, Texas Employment by Age

64%

Labor Force Participation

62.6%

Employment Rate

2.2%

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