Galveston County Population 2017

Galveston County's estimated population is 329,431 with a growth rate of 2.45% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Galveston County is the 17th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016329,4317,8932.45%
2015321,5387,8402.50%
2014313,6987,0052.28%
2013306,6935,6261.87%
2012301,0675,4711.85%
2011295,5963,0671.05%
2010292,52975,13034.56%
1990217,39921,45910.95%
1980195,94026,12815.39%
1970169,81229,44820.98%
1960140,36427,29824.14%
1950113,06631,89339.29%
194081,17316,77226.04%
193064,40111,25121.17%
192053,1508,67119.49%
191044,4793630.82%
190044,11612,64040.16%
189031,4767,35530.49%
188024,1218,83157.76%
187015,2907,06185.81%
18608,2293,70081.70%
18504,5290.00%

Galveston County Population Growth

Population Data via

Galveston County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White258,03178.33%
Black or African American43,60013.23%
Asian10,8203.28%
Two or More Races6,2681.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,5020.76%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3170.10%

Galveston County Population Pyramid

0k2k4k6k8k10k12kGalveston County Male Population0k2k4k6k8k10k12kGalveston County Female Population

Population of Cities in Galveston County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
League City835631020101844722.08%
Galveston477435055028075.88%
Texas City450914826231717.03%
Friendswood358943939635029.76%
Dickinson186772007413977.48%
La Marque1451116457194613.41%
Santa Fe12347132058586.95%
Hitchcock6961780584412.12%
Kemah1773200022712.80%
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