Clay County, Texas Population 2018

Clay County, Texas's estimated population is 10,421 with a growth rate of 1.75% 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
201710,369-52-0.50%
201710,4211791.75%
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
White9,802
Two or More Races225
American Indian and Alaska Native139
Some Other Race115
Black or African American59
Asian29

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

Clay County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500 Male Population100200300400500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Clay County, Texas Median Age

46


Total

45.4


Male

46.7


Female

Clay County, Texas Adults

There are 8,167 adults, (2,214 of whom are seniors) in Clay County, Texas.

Clay County, Texas Age Dependency

74.2

Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37

Child Dependency Ratio

Clay County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

5,185

50.00%

Male

5,184

50.00%

Clay County, Texas Households and Families

Clay County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Clay County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.5%10.5%
All85.4%14.6%
Non Family84%16%
Female70.8%29.2%
Male69.2%30.8%

85.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clay County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0762.5385.4
Married2,345389.5
Non Family1,2031.1684
Female3013.370.8
Male2273.9169.2

3.04

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

3.9%

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 Grade3124.19%
9th to 12th Grade4786.42%
High School Graduate3,01740.52%
Some College1,85124.86%
Associates Degree4566.12%
Bachelors Degree95312.80%
Graduate Degree3795.09%

Clay County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,8546,2131,282
Hispanic30120419
Multiple Races1521196
Other Race7251
Native American634717
Black524913
Asian2929

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 26.98%.

Clay County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,392$41,500$24,301
Less Than High School$20,859$25,865$11,875
High School Grad$26,214$39,150$21,646
Some College$30,553$37,031$23,520
Bachelors Degree$46,538$61,417$32,898
Graduate Degree$49,583$62,841$43,889

$31,392

Average Earnings

$41,500

Average Male

$24,301

Average Female

Clay County, Texas Language

Clay County, Texas Language by Age

Clay County, Texas Language

94.60% of Clay County, Texas residents speak only English, while 5.40% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.75% of the population.

Clay County, Texas Poverty

Clay County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,3111,13912.23%
Hispanic55025446.18%
Other1039188.35%
Native1398863.31%
Multiple2254218.67%
Black442556.82%

15.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.33%

Male Poverty Rate

13.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clay County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Texas is Other, with 88.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Texas is White, with 12.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.98%.

Clay County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.35%
High School13.31%
Some College13.10%
Bachelors or Greater3.31%

Clay County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed68.27%
Male Unemployed30.04%
Male Employed7.39%
Female Employed5.52%

Clay County, Texas Income

Clay County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,863$68,887
Families$61,964$80,764
Married Families$71,655$
Non Families$26,875$38,576

Clay County, Texas Marital Status

Clay County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

61.0%

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


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

Clay County, Texas Veterans

Clay County, Texas Veterans by War

831

Number of Veterans

789

Male Veterans

42

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam420
First Gulf War134
Korea126
World War II67
Second Gulf War62

Clay County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+280
65 to 74268
55 to 64128
35 to 54125
18 to 3430

Clay County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White81810.54%
Hispanic102.58%
2 or More73.98%
Asian620.69%

Clay County, Texas Veterans by Education

11.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clay County, Texas Employment Status

Clay County, Texas Employment by Age

55.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.8%

Employment Rate

7.2%

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