Erath County, Texas Population 2018

Erath County, Texas's estimated population is 41,969 with a growth rate of 3.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Erath County, Texas is the 76th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201741,9691,3283.27%
201640,641-802-1.94%
201641,4432220.54%
201541,2216781.67%
201440,5436401.60%
201339,9034891.24%
201239,4144891.26%
201138,9251,0132.67%
201037,9129,92135.44%
199027,9915,43124.07%
198022,5604,41924.36%
197018,1411,90511.73%
196016,236-2,198-11.92%
195018,434-2,326-11.20%
194020,760-44-0.21%
193020,804-7,581-26.71%
192028,385-3,710-11.56%
191032,0952,1297.10%
190029,9668,37238.77%
189021,5949,79883.06%
188011,7969,995554.97%
18701,801-624-25.73%
18602,4250.00%

Erath County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White37,319
Some Other Race1,179
Two or More Races995
Black or African American651
Asian297
American Indian and Alaska Native200

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

Erath County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15% Male Population0%5%10%15% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Erath County, Texas Median Age

30.2


Total

29.2


Male

31


Female

Erath County, Texas Adults

There are 32,025 adults, (5,527 of which are seniors) in Erath County, Texas.

Erath County, Texas Age Dependency

53.4

Age Dependency Ratio

20.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Erath County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

20,672

50.86%

Male

19,969

49.14%

Erath County, Texas Households and Families

Erath County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Erath County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.2%20.8%
All60.9%39.1%
Male56%44%
Female53.5%46.5%
Non Family39.8%60.2%

60.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Erath County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,1972.7360.9
Married6,9553.2579.2
Non Family5,4111.6939.8
Female1,2793.6453.5
Male5524.2756

3.27

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Erath County, Texas Households

Erath County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6337.09%
9th to 12th Grade2,0688.97%
High School Graduate5,57324.18%
Some College5,83025.30%
Associates Degree1,4446.27%
Bachelors Degree4,44819.30%
Graduate Degree2,0508.90%

Erath County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,72117,1375,975
Hispanic3,7331,707287
Multiple Races48436293
Other Race46613345
Asian14814671
Black13610850
Native American825751

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 98.65%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 62.20%.

Erath County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,623$39,451$25,582
Less Than High School$25,102$27,002$15,064
High School Grad$27,568$34,229$16,375
Some College$27,033$37,438$23,397
Bachelors Degree$42,449$52,108$34,865
Graduate Degree$54,000$73,618$48,201

$31,623

Average Earnings

$39,451

Average Male

$25,582

Average Female

Erath County, Texas Language

Erath County, Texas Language by Age

Erath County, Texas Language

80.86% of Erath County, Texas residents speak only English, while 19.14% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.33% of the population.

Erath County, Texas Poverty

Erath County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,4606,36721.61%
Hispanic8,0052,74534.29%
Other1,14849943.47%
Black43024556.98%
Multiple92517118.49%

24.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.98%

Male Poverty Rate

29.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Erath County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Erath County, Texas is Black, with 56.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Erath County, Texas is Multiple, with 18.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.76%.

Erath County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.49%
Some College18.95%
High School14.28%
Bachelors or Greater6.16%

Erath County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed69.74%
Female Employed25.43%
Male Unemployed18.52%
Male Employed12.86%

Erath County, Texas Income

Erath County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,492$58,681
Families$54,934$75,098
Married Families$64,509$
Non Families$21,747$30,075

Erath County, Texas Marital Status

Erath County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.2%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Erath County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Erath 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.

Erath County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Erath County, Texas Veterans

Erath County, Texas Veterans by War

2,160

Number of Veterans

2,042

Male Veterans

118

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam800
Korea386
First Gulf War272
Second Gulf War239
World War II128

Erath County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+689
65 to 74514
55 to 64386
35 to 54383
18 to 34188

Erath County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0776.95%
Hispanic1092.04%
2 or More436.25%
Other385.27%
Asian21.30%

Erath County, Texas Veterans by Education

8.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Erath County, Texas Employment Status

Erath County, Texas Employment by Age

61%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Erath County, Texas Employment by Race

Erath County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Erath County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Stephenville1702420607358321.05%
Dublin3618362680.22%
Hico 13771360-17-1.23%
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