Clay County, Texas Population 2018

Clay County, Texas's estimated population is 10,421 with a growth rate of 0.52% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clay County, Texas is the 164th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201710,421540.52%
201610,3671251.22%
201610,242-111-1.07%
201510,353-21-0.20%
201410,374-79-0.76%
201310,453-69-0.66%
201210,522-144-1.35%
201110,666-69-0.64%
201010,7357117.09%
199010,0244424.61%
19809,5821,50318.60%
19708,079-272-3.26%
19608,351-1,545-15.61%
19509,896-2,628-20.98%
194012,524-2,021-13.89%
193014,545-2,319-13.75%
192016,864-179-1.05%
191017,0437,81284.63%
19009,2311,72823.03%
18907,5032,45848.72%
18805,0454,9364528.44%
18601090.00%

Clay County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,797
Two or More Races182
American Indian and Alaska Native137
Some Other Race121
Black or African American89
Asian41

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

Clay 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

Clay County, Texas Median Age

45.9


Total

44.9


Male

46.5


Female

Clay County, Texas Adults

There are 8,138 adults, (2,146 of which are seniors) in Clay County, Texas.

Clay County, Texas Age Dependency

72.9

Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Clay County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

5,190

50.06%

Male

5,177

49.94%

Clay County, Texas Households and Families

Clay County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clay County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.6%10.4%
All84.2%15.8%
Non Family80.9%19.1%
Female70.9%29.1%
Male69.1%30.9%

84.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clay County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1062.5184.2
Married2,2533.0489.6
Non Family1,2801.1680.9
Female3403.4170.9
Male2333.4869.1

3.06

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clay County, Texas Households

Clay County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3705.00%
9th to 12th Grade4235.71%
High School Graduate3,10141.87%
Some College1,87325.29%
Associates Degree4305.81%
Bachelors Degree88511.95%
Graduate Degree3244.37%

Clay County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,8536,1991,166
Hispanic31220925
Multiple Races118923
Other Race8156
Native American504212
Black484511
Asian4141

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 24.00%.

Clay County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,023$40,687$24,624
Less Than High School$20,033$22,036$12,667
High School Grad$25,613$39,129$22,470
Some College$32,528$39,167$26,016
Bachelors Degree$50,804$60,625$45,385
Graduate Degree$44,875$61,250$39,821

$32,023

Average Earnings

$40,687

Average Male

$24,624

Average Female

Clay County, Texas Language

Clay County, Texas Language by Age

Clay County, Texas Language

95.28% of Clay County, Texas residents speak only English, while 4.72% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.12% of the population.

Clay County, Texas Poverty

Clay County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,3401,19012.74%
Hispanic53523243.36%
Native1379770.80%
Other1109586.36%
Multiple1824524.73%
Black762228.95%

15.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.52%

Male Poverty Rate

15.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clay County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Texas is Other, with 86.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Texas is White, with 12.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.14%.

Clay County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.71%
High School13.85%
Some College13.21%
Bachelors or Greater3.81%

Clay County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed62.04%
Male Unemployed22.83%
Male Employed7.31%
Female Employed6.57%

Clay County, Texas Income

Clay County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,341$65,740
Families$59,583$77,269
Married Families$70,919$
Non Families$26,920$38,709

Clay County, Texas Marital Status

Clay County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

59.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Clay County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Clay 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 35To44.

Clay County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Clay County, Texas Veterans

Clay County, Texas Veterans by War

818

Number of Veterans

779

Male Veterans

39

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam381
First Gulf War152
Korea135
World War II67
Second Gulf War62

Clay County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+278
65 to 74230
35 to 54146
55 to 64143
18 to 3421

Clay County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White80010.35%
Hispanic225.98%
Asian819.51%
2 or More53.55%
Indian510.00%

Clay County, Texas Veterans by Education

11.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clay County, Texas Employment Status

Clay County, Texas Employment by Age

57.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.7%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Clay County, Texas Employment by Race

Clay County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Clay County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Henrietta31412958-183-5.83%
Petrolia686649-37-5.39%
Byers496469-27-5.44%
Dean493467-26-5.27%
Windthorst 409389-20-4.89%
Bellevue362343-19-5.25%
Jolly172163-9-5.23%
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