Erath County, Texas Population 2018

Erath County, Texas's estimated population is 41,969 with a growth rate of 1.27% 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
201741,016-953-2.27%
201741,9695261.27%
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
White37,586
Two or More Races1,036
Some Other Race964
Black or African American690
American Indian and Alaska Native411
Asian314
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander15

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

Erath County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,0003,500 Male Population5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,0003,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Erath County, Texas Median Age

30


Total

29.1


Male

30.6


Female

Erath County, Texas Adults

There are 32,381 adults, (5,666 of whom are seniors) in Erath County, Texas.

Erath County, Texas Age Dependency

53.5

Age Dependency Ratio

21.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Erath County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

20,898

50.95%

Male

20,118

49.05%

Erath County, Texas Households and Families

Erath County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Erath County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.6%20.4%
Male65.2%34.8%
All63.7%36.3%
Female52.7%47.3%
Non Family42.7%57.3%

63.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Erath County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,8272.8263.7
Married7,2313.2679.6
Non Family4,9221.7742.7
Female1,1773.7852.7
Male4974.5965.2

3.3

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

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 Grade1,4966.44%
9th to 12th Grade1,9728.50%
High School Graduate5,66624.41%
Some College6,09226.24%
Associates Degree1,5416.64%
Bachelors Degree4,28818.47%
Graduate Degree2,1589.30%

Erath County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,79417,1655,814
Hispanic3,9062,131370
Multiple Races46232184
Other Race41719161
Native American21918997
Black10210234
Asian999883
Islander151515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Erath County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,456$40,509$27,477
Less Than High School$25,621$28,603$17,473
High School Grad$30,317$33,191$21,627
Some College$30,396$40,136$25,807
Bachelors Degree$44,523$53,976$38,575
Graduate Degree$56,696$69,896$49,417

$34,456

Average Earnings

$40,509

Average Male

$27,477

Average Female

Erath County, Texas Language

Erath County, Texas Language by Age

Erath County, Texas Language

81.55% of Erath County, Texas residents speak only English, while 18.45% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.79% of the population.

Erath County, Texas Poverty

Erath County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,6376,12620.67%
Hispanic8,1212,30628.40%
Black38922357.33%
Multiple92318920.48%
Other932889.44%
Native383205.22%

22.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.63%

Male Poverty Rate

27.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Erath County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Erath County, Texas is Black, with 57.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Erath County, Texas is Native, with 5.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.02%.

Erath County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.24%
Some College16.25%
High School14.35%
Bachelors or Greater3.34%

Erath County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed67.33%
Female Employed23.96%
Male Unemployed20.18%
Male Employed10.95%

Erath County, Texas Income

Erath County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,013$62,633
Families$61,555$78,975
Married Families$71,331$
Non Families$21,880$29,702

Erath County, Texas Marital Status

Erath County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.3%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

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


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

Erath County, Texas Veterans

Erath County, Texas Veterans by War

2,072

Number of Veterans

1,948

Male Veterans

124

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam809
Korea342
First Gulf War308
Second Gulf War242
World War II133

Erath County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+625
65 to 74592
35 to 54403
55 to 64298
18 to 34154

Erath County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0166.70%
Hispanic991.79%
2 or More375.57%
Hawaiian15100.00%
Asian42.58%

Erath County, Texas Veterans by Education

4.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Erath County, Texas Employment Status

Erath County, Texas Employment by Age

59.7%

Labor Force Participation

57.2%

Employment Rate

4.3%

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