Dickens County, Texas Population 2018

Dickens County, Texas's estimated population is 2,209 with a growth rate of 0.36% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dickens County, Texas is the 233rd largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,224150.68%
20172,20980.36%
20162,201-1-0.05%
20152,202-10-0.45%
20142,212-85-3.70%
20132,297-24-1.03%
20122,321-79-3.29%
20112,400-47-1.92%
20102,447-124-4.82%
19902,571-968-27.35%
19803,539-198-5.30%
19703,737-1,226-24.70%
19604,963-2,214-30.85%
19507,177-670-8.54%
19407,847-754-8.77%
19308,6012,72546.38%
19205,8762,78490.04%
19103,0921,941168.64%
19001,151856290.17%
1890295267953.57%
1880280.00%

Dickens County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,000
Some Other Race80
Black or African American69
Two or More Races50
American Indian and Alaska Native23
Asian2

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

Dickens County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

50100150 Male Population50100150 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Dickens County, Texas Median Age

43.2


Total

40.8


Male

49.3


Female

Dickens County, Texas Adults

There are 1,736 adults, (502 of whom are seniors) in Dickens County, Texas.

Dickens County, Texas Age Dependency

80.2

Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Dickens County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

1,038

46.67%

Male

1,186

53.33%

Dickens County, Texas Households and Families

Dickens County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Dickens County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
Male73.3%26.7%
All71.5%28.5%
Female61.3%38.8%
Non Family55%45%

71.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dickens County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8322.571.5
Married4313.184.5
Non Family2911.2355
Female803.5461.3
Male303.2773.3

3.08

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

2.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dickens County, Texas Households

Dickens County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade875.41%
9th to 12th Grade23014.31%
High School Graduate49931.05%
Some College47129.31%
Associates Degree764.73%
Bachelors Degree1589.83%
Graduate Degree865.35%

Dickens County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,146972222
Hispanic40429019
Other Race7448
Black48243
Native American2318
Multiple Races2121
Asian22

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 19.37%.

Dickens County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,548$42,202$18,512
Less Than High School$9,671$$9,196
High School Grad$21,146$24,500$
Some College$33,571$47,218$19,479
Bachelors Degree$38,875$44,375$30,000
Graduate Degree$56,583$62,083$51,389

$26,548

Average Earnings

$42,202

Average Male

$18,512

Average Female

Dickens County, Texas Language

Dickens County, Texas Language by Age

Dickens County, Texas Language

82.84% of Dickens County, Texas residents speak only English, while 17.16% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.16% of the population.

Dickens County, Texas Poverty

Dickens County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,45716211.12%
Hispanic55114325.95%
Black563358.93%
Other702840.00%
Native23730.43%
Multiple5048.00%

16.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.15%

Male Poverty Rate

19.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dickens County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dickens County, Texas is Black, with 58.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dickens County, Texas is Multiple, with 8.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.72%.

Dickens County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.13%
High School16.74%
Some College9.96%
Bachelors or Greater1.23%

Dickens County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.58%
Male Unemployed20.35%
Female Employed18.87%
Male Employed5.10%

Dickens County, Texas Income

Dickens County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,088$60,793
Families$55,341$75,408
Married Families$61,534$
Non Families$19,875$31,964

Dickens County, Texas Marital Status

Dickens County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.9%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Dickens County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Dickens County, Texas Marriage

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

Dickens County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Dickens County, Texas Veterans

Dickens County, Texas Veterans by War

152

Number of Veterans

143

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam70
Korea9
First Gulf War6
World War II4
Second Gulf War

Dickens County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+71
65 to 7459
55 to 6413
35 to 549
18 to 34

Dickens County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1499.69%
Hispanic306.54%
Other34.05%

Dickens County, Texas Veterans by Education

2.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dickens County, Texas Employment Status

Dickens County, Texas Employment by Age

48.7%

Labor Force Participation

41.4%

Employment Rate

15%

Unemployment Rate

Dickens County, Texas Employment by Race

Dickens County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Dickens County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Spur13181196-122-9.26%
Dickens286252-34-11.89%
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