DeWitt County, Texas Population 2018

DeWitt County, Texas's estimated population is 20,226 with a growth rate of -1.90% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. DeWitt County, Texas is the 121st largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201720,4742481.23%
201720,226-392-1.90%
201620,618-12-0.06%
201520,6301140.56%
201420,5161340.66%
201320,382170.08%
201220,3651630.81%
201120,2021470.73%
201020,0551,2156.45%
199018,840-63-0.33%
198018,9032431.30%
197018,660-2,023-9.78%
196020,683-2,290-9.97%
195022,973-1,962-7.87%
194024,935-2,506-9.13%
193027,441-530-1.89%
192027,9714,47019.02%
191023,5012,19010.28%
190021,3117,00448.96%
189014,3074,22541.91%
188010,0823,63956.48%
18706,4431,33526.14%
18605,1083,392197.67%
18501,7160.00%

DeWitt County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White13,888
Some Other Race4,078
Black or African American1,895
Two or More Races468
American Indian and Alaska Native144
Asian1

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

DeWitt County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

DeWitt County, Texas Median Age

41.2


Total

40.3


Male

42.7


Female

DeWitt County, Texas Adults

There are 15,840 adults, (3,860 of whom are seniors) in DeWitt County, Texas.

DeWitt County, Texas Age Dependency

70.9

Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

DeWitt County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

9,777

47.75%

Male

10,697

52.25%

DeWitt County, Texas Households and Families

DeWitt County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

DeWitt County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82%18%
All75.3%24.7%
Non Family71%29%
Male62.9%37.1%
Female60.7%39.3%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

DeWitt County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,2602.5675.3
Married3,9483.0382
Non Family2,0091.1471
Female7533.9360.7
Male5502.5362.9

3.03

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

DeWitt County, Texas Households

DeWitt County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2358.56%
9th to 12th Grade1,53910.67%
High School Graduate5,92341.05%
Some College2,98520.69%
Associates Degree7835.43%
Bachelors Degree1,4239.86%
Graduate Degree5423.76%

DeWitt County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,6627,7321,664
Hispanic4,3152,821208
Other Race2,3791,529128
Black1,4151,07089
Multiple Races86613
Native American4230
Asian111

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 100.00%.

DeWitt County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,961$45,625$23,145
Less Than High School$19,679$30,771$15,739
High School Grad$29,736$42,342$20,916
Some College$36,481$44,667$25,028
Bachelors Degree$51,566$66,985$39,605
Graduate Degree$50,282$50,333$50,234

$32,961

Average Earnings

$45,625

Average Male

$23,145

Average Female

DeWitt County, Texas Language

DeWitt County, Texas Language by Age

DeWitt County, Texas Language

80.28% of DeWitt County, Texas residents speak only English, while 19.72% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.39% of the population.

DeWitt County, Texas Poverty

DeWitt County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic6,2751,33321.24%
White10,6531,15610.85%
Other3,92177119.66%
Black1,50748832.38%
Multiple4687315.60%
Asian11100.00%

16.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.64%

Male Poverty Rate

17.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in DeWitt County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in DeWitt County, Texas is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in DeWitt County, Texas is White, with 10.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.95%.

DeWitt County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.24%
High School17.26%
Some College7.39%
Bachelors or Greater3.73%

DeWitt County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed39.55%
Female Unemployed24.83%
Female Employed9.76%
Male Employed4.74%

DeWitt County, Texas Income

DeWitt County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,960$78,382
Families$65,600$88,792
Married Families$70,733$
Non Families$19,755$45,446

DeWitt County, Texas Marital Status

DeWitt County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

57.3%

Female Marriage Rate

DeWitt County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

DeWitt 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 35To44.

DeWitt County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

DeWitt County, Texas Veterans

DeWitt County, Texas Veterans by War

1,394

Number of Veterans

1,335

Male Veterans

59

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam627
Second Gulf War182
First Gulf War169
Korea91
World War II42

DeWitt County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74410
55 to 64294
75+286
35 to 54251
18 to 34153

DeWitt County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,13910.02%
Hispanic2905.89%
Other1575.83%
Black986.45%

DeWitt County, Texas Veterans by Education

9.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

DeWitt County, Texas Employment Status

DeWitt County, Texas Employment by Age

52.3%

Labor Force Participation

48.9%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

DeWitt County, Texas Employment by Race

DeWitt County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in DeWitt County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Cuero825685242683.25%
Yoakum 581360192063.54%
Yorktown20922164723.44%
Nordheim307319123.91%
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