Cooke County, Texas Population 2018

Cooke County, Texas's estimated population is 39,895 with a growth rate of 2.62% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cooke County, Texas is the 81st largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201739,8951,0172.62%
201638,878-366-0.93%
201639,2441810.46%
201539,0633720.96%
201438,6912620.68%
201338,429-246-0.64%
201238,6752910.76%
201138,384-79-0.21%
201038,4637,68624.97%
199030,7773,12111.29%
198027,6564,18517.83%
197023,4719114.04%
196022,5604141.87%
195022,146-2,763-11.09%
194024,9097733.20%
193024,136-1,531-5.96%
192025,667-936-3.52%
191026,603-891-3.24%
190027,4942,79811.33%
189024,6964,30521.11%
188020,39115,076283.65%
18705,3151,55541.36%
18603,7603,5401609.09%
18502200.00%

Cooke County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White36,011
Black or African American1,027
Two or More Races909
Some Other Race328
Asian312
American Indian and Alaska Native247
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander44

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

Cooke County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Cooke County, Texas Median Age

40.4


Total

39


Male

42


Female

Cooke County, Texas Adults

There are 29,470 adults, (6,726 of which are seniors) in Cooke County, Texas.

Cooke County, Texas Age Dependency

71.2

Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Cooke County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

19,579

50.36%

Male

19,299

49.64%

Cooke County, Texas Households and Families

Cooke County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cooke County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.5%16.5%
All69.9%30.1%
Non Family56.4%43.6%
Male44.4%55.6%
Female43%57%

69.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cooke County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,8962.5669.9
Married8,4413.0783.5
Non Family4,3421.2856.4
Female1,5093.143
Male6043.3744.4

3.02

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cooke County, Texas Households

Cooke County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4045.40%
9th to 12th Grade2,2018.47%
High School Graduate7,71829.71%
Some College6,90626.59%
Associates Degree2,1378.23%
Bachelors Degree3,77614.54%
Graduate Degree1,8357.06%

Cooke County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,55819,6925,042
Hispanic3,0141,465114
Black67552081
Multiple Races301292106
Asian256249163
Other Race19013832
Native American18015585
Islander122

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 97.27%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 63.67%.

Cooke County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,794$45,750$25,429
Less Than High School$17,165$30,055$15,230
High School Grad$29,479$40,471$22,447
Some College$37,087$48,030$26,161
Bachelors Degree$50,036$61,250$37,518
Graduate Degree$60,864$80,476$57,411

$35,794

Average Earnings

$45,750

Average Male

$25,429

Average Female

Cooke County, Texas Language

Cooke County, Texas Language by Age

Cooke County, Texas Language

84.80% of Cooke County, Texas residents speak only English, while 15.20% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.28% of the population.

Cooke County, Texas Poverty

Cooke County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,3852,8349.64%
Hispanic6,4282,44137.97%
Multiple90827330.07%
Black90318220.16%
Asian2963712.50%
Native2303716.09%
Other280217.50%

15.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.31%

Male Poverty Rate

16.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cooke County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cooke County, Texas is Hispanic, with 37.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cooke County, Texas is Other, with 7.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.99%.

Cooke County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.45%
High School10.55%
Some College8.87%
Bachelors or Greater2.31%

Cooke County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.50%
Male Unemployed28.53%
Female Employed11.36%
Male Employed6.59%

Cooke County, Texas Income

Cooke County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,269$72,219
Families$69,052$83,902
Married Families$77,372$
Non Families$29,410$40,936

Cooke County, Texas Marital Status

Cooke County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

55.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Cooke County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Cooke County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Cooke County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Cooke County, Texas Veterans

Cooke County, Texas Veterans by War

2,771

Number of Veterans

2,624

Male Veterans

147

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,282
Korea389
First Gulf War362
Second Gulf War310
World War II112

Cooke County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74882
75+707
55 to 64487
35 to 54430
18 to 34265

Cooke County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,3968.69%
Black17322.70%
2 or More13940.29%
Hispanic882.27%
Indian5425.23%
Other73.00%
Hawaiian28.00%

Cooke County, Texas Veterans by Education

4.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cooke County, Texas Employment Status

Cooke County, Texas Employment by Age

64.3%

Labor Force Participation

60.2%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Cooke County, Texas Employment by Race

Cooke County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Cooke County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Gainesville16007163203131.96%
Pilot Point 400442692656.62%
Muenster15441587432.78%
Lindsay10171074575.60%
Valley View757777202.64%
Callisburg353363102.83%
Oak Ridge1411864531.91%
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