Colorado County, Texas Population 2018

Colorado County, Texas's estimated population is 21,232 with a growth rate of 2.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Colorado County, Texas is the 116th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201721,2324402.12%
201620,792-235-1.12%
201621,0271170.56%
201520,9102231.08%
201420,687-21-0.10%
201320,708100.05%
201220,698-87-0.42%
201120,785-85-0.41%
201020,8702,48713.53%
199018,383-440-2.34%
198018,8231,1856.72%
197017,638-825-4.47%
196018,4638875.05%
195017,576-236-1.32%
194017,812-1,317-6.88%
193019,1291160.61%
192019,0131160.61%
191018,897-3,306-14.89%
190022,2032,69113.79%
189019,5122,83917.03%
188016,6738,347100.25%
18708,3264415.59%
18607,8855,628249.36%
18502,2570.00%

Colorado County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White15,576
Black or African American2,864
Some Other Race2,132
American Indian and Alaska Native113
Two or More Races86
Asian21

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

Colorado 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

Colorado County, Texas Median Age

43.9


Total

43.2


Male

45


Female

Colorado County, Texas Adults

There are 15,989 adults, (4,242 of which are seniors) in Colorado County, Texas.

Colorado County, Texas Age Dependency

77

Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41

Child Dependency Ratio

Colorado County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

10,486

50.43%

Male

10,306

49.57%

Colorado County, Texas Households and Families

Colorado County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Colorado County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.4%10.6%
All81.5%18.5%
Male77.6%22.4%
Non Family71.5%28.5%
Female69.1%30.9%

81.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Colorado County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6242.6881.5
Married4,2703.0889.4
Non Family2,1541.1171.5
Female8474.4969.1
Male3533.1277.6

3.23

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Colorado County, Texas Households

Colorado County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2408.67%
9th to 12th Grade1,3599.50%
High School Graduate5,36137.48%
Some College2,74519.19%
Associates Degree9686.77%
Bachelors Degree1,97813.83%
Graduate Degree6524.56%

Colorado County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,3428,2422,312
Hispanic3,0931,982151
Black1,7951,407138
Other Race1,29084563
Native American11310912
Multiple Races5319
Asian212117

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 80.95%.

Colorado County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,590$37,354$29,045
Less Than High School$24,917$30,786$17,679
High School Grad$28,138$34,024$22,755
Some College$36,338$44,330$31,985
Bachelors Degree$46,937$58,373$43,558
Graduate Degree$44,670$142,083$43,036

$33,590

Average Earnings

$37,354

Average Male

$29,045

Average Female

Colorado County, Texas Language

Colorado County, Texas Language by Age

Colorado County, Texas Language

77.52% of Colorado County, Texas residents speak only English, while 22.48% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.23% of the population.

Colorado County, Texas Poverty

Colorado County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,7561,28922.39%
Black2,85280028.05%
White11,7277656.52%
Other2,11425211.92%
Multiple803442.50%

13.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.78%

Male Poverty Rate

15.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Colorado County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Colorado County, Texas is Multiple, with 42.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Colorado County, Texas is White, with 6.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.51%.

Colorado County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.71%
High School16.20%
Some College8.17%
Bachelors or Greater4.33%

Colorado County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed37.32%
Female Unemployed11.88%
Male Employed6.03%
Female Employed4.27%

Colorado County, Texas Income

Colorado County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,398$66,196
Families$56,831$76,750
Married Families$69,043$
Non Families$24,284$36,219

Colorado County, Texas Marital Status

Colorado County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Colorado County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Colorado County, Texas Marriage

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

Colorado County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Colorado County, Texas Veterans

Colorado County, Texas Veterans by War

1,460

Number of Veterans

1,387

Male Veterans

73

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam553
Second Gulf War202
Korea139
World War II137
First Gulf War104

Colorado County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+393
65 to 74377
35 to 54280
55 to 64275
18 to 34135

Colorado County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,28010.48%
Black1507.27%
Hispanic681.81%
Other211.41%
2 or More912.00%

Colorado County, Texas Veterans by Education

8.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Colorado County, Texas Employment Status

Colorado County, Texas Employment by Age

56.7%

Labor Force Participation

54.8%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Colorado County, Texas Employment by Race

Colorado County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Colorado County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Eagle Lake36373710732.01%
Columbus36503625-25-0.68%
Weimar21512170190.88%
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