Delta County, Texas Population 2018

Delta County, Texas's estimated population is 5,298 with a growth rate of 1.38% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Delta County, Texas is the 203rd largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20175,298721.38%
20165,226801.55%
20165,146-11-0.21%
20155,157180.35%
20145,139210.41%
20135,118-123-2.35%
20125,241951.85%
20115,146-95-1.81%
20105,2413847.91%
19904,857180.37%
19804,839-88-1.79%
19704,927-933-15.92%
19605,860-3,104-34.63%
19508,964-3,894-30.28%
194012,858-280-2.13%
193013,138-2,749-17.30%
192015,8871,3219.07%
191014,566-683-4.48%
190015,2496,13267.26%
18909,1173,52062.89%
18805,5970.00%

Delta County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White4,444
Black or African American455
Two or More Races217
Some Other Race62
Asian39
American Indian and Alaska Native9

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

Delta 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

Delta County, Texas Median Age

43.8


Total

41.6


Male

46.1


Female

Delta County, Texas Adults

There are 4,066 adults, (1,103 of which are seniors) in Delta County, Texas.

Delta County, Texas Age Dependency

76.2

Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Delta County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

2,683

51.34%

Male

2,543

48.66%

Delta County, Texas Households and Families

Delta County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Delta County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.2%19.8%
Non Family75.2%24.8%
All73.6%26.4%
Male54.5%45.5%
Female49.5%50.5%

73.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Delta County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9712.6173.6
Married1,0833.0280.2
Non Family5371.1275.2
Female2853.6349.5
Male663.7654.5

3.13

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Delta County, Texas Households

Delta County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1995.48%
9th to 12th Grade2998.23%
High School Graduate1,30035.80%
Some College96626.60%
Associates Degree1935.32%
Bachelors Degree46212.72%
Graduate Degree2125.84%

Delta County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,1242,768628
Black209165
Hispanic1769721
Multiple Races131101
Asian393925
Other Race332321
Native American99

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 64.10%.

Delta County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,917$35,551$19,266
Less Than High School$12,460$11,563$16,964
High School Grad$25,781$35,515$17,353
Some College$26,862$30,795$17,388
Bachelors Degree$44,545$51,563$35,956
Graduate Degree$54,432$$54,375

$27,917

Average Earnings

$35,551

Average Male

$19,266

Average Female

Delta County, Texas Language

Delta County, Texas Language by Age

Delta County, Texas Language

97.75% of Delta County, Texas residents speak only English, while 2.25% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.17% of the population.

Delta County, Texas Poverty

Delta County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,19766615.87%
Black44631971.52%
Hispanic34213639.77%
Multiple2173516.13%
Other622946.77%

21.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.38%

Male Poverty Rate

24.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Delta County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Delta County, Texas is Black, with 71.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Delta County, Texas is White, with 15.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.92%.

Delta County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School22.30%
Less Than High School21.69%
Some College11.52%
Bachelors or Greater1.20%

Delta County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed41.18%
Female Unemployed22.45%
Female Employed16.71%
Male Employed6.54%

Delta County, Texas Income

Delta County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,529$53,350
Families$51,250$61,823
Married Families$60,350$
Non Families$22,802$30,174

Delta County, Texas Marital Status

Delta County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

56.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Delta County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Delta County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Delta County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Delta County, Texas Veterans

Delta County, Texas Veterans by War

518

Number of Veterans

492

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam230
Korea65
First Gulf War55
Second Gulf War20
World War II10

Delta County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74212
75+116
55 to 64107
35 to 5482
18 to 341

Delta County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White50314.20%
Black155.26%
Hispanic52.20%

Delta County, Texas Veterans by Education

7.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Delta County, Texas Employment Status

Delta County, Texas Employment by Age

50.7%

Labor Force Participation

46%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Delta County, Texas Employment by Race

Delta County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Delta County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Cooper19671957-10-0.51%
Pecan Gap 198197-1-0.51%
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