Deaf Smith County, Texas Population 2018

Deaf Smith County, Texas's estimated population is 18,836 with a growth rate of -1.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Deaf Smith County, Texas is the 127th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201718,836-203-1.07%
201619,0391891.00%
201618,850480.26%
201518,802-297-1.56%
201419,099-49-0.26%
201319,148-179-0.93%
201219,327-163-0.84%
201119,490320.16%
201019,4583051.59%
199019,153-2,012-9.51%
198021,1652,16611.40%
197018,9995,81244.07%
196013,1874,07644.74%
19509,1113,05550.45%
19406,056771.29%
19305,9792,23259.57%
19203,747-195-4.95%
19103,9423,099367.62%
1900843664370.95%
1890179141371.05%
1880380.00%

Deaf Smith County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,540
Some Other Race1,203
Two or More Races864
Black or African American236
American Indian and Alaska Native102
Asian73
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander21

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

Deaf Smith 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

Deaf Smith County, Texas Median Age

31.4


Total

30.3


Male

32.7


Female

Deaf Smith County, Texas Adults

There are 12,985 adults, (2,228 of which are seniors) in Deaf Smith County, Texas.

Deaf Smith County, Texas Age Dependency

77.1

Age Dependency Ratio

20.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Deaf Smith County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

9,561

50.22%

Male

9,478

49.78%

Deaf Smith County, Texas Households and Families

Deaf Smith County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Deaf Smith County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.3%20.7%
All66.1%33.9%
Male56%44%
Non Family53.8%46.2%
Female32.6%67.4%

66.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Deaf Smith County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0813.0766.1
Married3,4463.7379.3
Non Family1,5711.1653.8
Female6573.8632.6
Male4073.6256

3.68

Average Family Size

3.07

Average Household Size

2.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Deaf Smith County, Texas Households

Deaf Smith County, Texas Education

Deaf Smith County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,92517.30%
9th to 12th Grade1,21310.90%
High School Graduate3,46531.14%
Some College2,23120.05%
Associates Degree7136.41%
Bachelors Degree1,19010.69%
Graduate Degree3913.51%

Deaf Smith County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic6,9404,109318
White3,9003,6821,188
Other Race74443853
Multiple Races36817728
Black14311126
Native American714030
Islander2121
Asian21217

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 42.25%.

Deaf Smith County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,409$39,544$23,003
Less Than High School$26,149$31,724$17,617
High School Grad$25,338$35,594$20,331
Some College$38,206$51,833$25,674
Bachelors Degree$43,750$57,500$40,313
Graduate Degree$47,083$52,955$46,898

$31,409

Average Earnings

$39,544

Average Male

$23,003

Average Female

Deaf Smith County, Texas Language

Deaf Smith County, Texas Language by Age

Deaf Smith County, Texas Language

49.26% of Deaf Smith County, Texas residents speak only English, while 50.74% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 50.61% of the population.

Deaf Smith County, Texas Poverty

Deaf Smith County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic13,3642,73920.50%
Other1,18047440.17%
White5,0203817.59%
Multiple85917420.26%
Native1016160.40%
Asian735271.23%
Black2252310.22%

17.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.79%

Male Poverty Rate

19.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Deaf Smith County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Deaf Smith County, Texas is Asian, with 71.23% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Deaf Smith County, Texas is White, with 7.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.38%.

Deaf Smith County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.28%
High School13.21%
Some College9.39%
Bachelors or Greater4.07%

Deaf Smith County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.36%
Female Employed11.21%
Male Employed8.95%
Male Unemployed4.69%

Deaf Smith County, Texas Income

Deaf Smith County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,219$59,127
Families$53,352$65,294
Married Families$65,364$
Non Families$30,801$38,938

Deaf Smith County, Texas Marital Status

Deaf Smith County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Deaf Smith County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Deaf Smith 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 45To54.

Deaf Smith County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Deaf Smith County, Texas Veterans

Deaf Smith County, Texas Veterans by War

678

Number of Veterans

605

Male Veterans

73

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam182
First Gulf War159
Second Gulf War95
Korea49
World War II35

Deaf Smith County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54210
75+181
55 to 64134
65 to 74100
18 to 3453

Deaf Smith County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6295.52%
Hispanic2943.46%
Other455.37%
Asian29.52%
Black21.14%

Deaf Smith County, Texas Veterans by Education

2.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Deaf Smith County, Texas Employment Status

Deaf Smith County, Texas Employment by Age

66.2%

Labor Force Participation

62.9%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Deaf Smith County, Texas Employment by Race

Deaf Smith County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Deaf Smith County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hereford1537014915-455-2.96%
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