Gillespie County, Texas Population 2018

Gillespie County, Texas's estimated population is 26,646 with a growth rate of 1.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gillespie County, Texas is the 100th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201725,939-707-2.65%
201726,6463411.30%
201626,3053461.33%
201525,9594941.94%
201425,4651450.57%
201325,3201680.67%
201225,1521140.46%
201125,0381530.61%
201024,8857,68144.65%
199017,2043,67227.14%
198013,5322,97928.23%
197010,5535055.03%
196010,048-472-4.49%
195010,520-150-1.41%
194010,670-350-3.18%
193011,0201,00510.03%
192010,0155686.01%
19109,4471,21814.80%
19008,2291,17316.62%
18907,0561,82834.97%
18805,2281,66246.61%
18703,56683030.34%
18602,7361,496120.65%
18501,2400.00%

Gillespie County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White24,031
Two or More Races919
American Indian and Alaska Native631
Some Other Race293
Black or African American34
Asian31

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

Gillespie County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,2001,400 Male Population2004006008001,0001,2001,400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Gillespie County, Texas Median Age

50.2


Total

48.2


Male

52.4


Female

Gillespie County, Texas Adults

There are 20,767 adults, (7,434 of whom are seniors) in Gillespie County, Texas.

Gillespie County, Texas Age Dependency

94.5

Age Dependency Ratio

55.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Gillespie County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

13,284

51.21%

Male

12,655

48.79%

Gillespie County, Texas Households and Families

Gillespie County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Gillespie County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.7%12.3%
All76.3%23.7%
Non Family62.5%37.5%
Female60%40%
Male50.4%49.6%

76.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gillespie County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,7952.3776.3
Married6,1972.8487.7
Non Family3,2371.0862.5
Female9703.3960
Male3912.9950.4

2.87

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gillespie County, Texas Households

Gillespie County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9925.22%
9th to 12th Grade9274.88%
High School Graduate5,67329.86%
Some College4,08721.51%
Associates Degree9675.09%
Bachelors Degree4,62124.32%
Graduate Degree1,7349.13%

Gillespie County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,58514,9025,980
Hispanic3,0801,858237
Multiple Races564494116
Native American2295416
Other Race18115238
Black343318
Asian31314

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 52.94%.

Gillespie County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,287$35,164$25,707
Less Than High School$21,225$23,727$12,713
High School Grad$27,588$31,798$25,497
Some College$27,273$40,028$24,199
Bachelors Degree$39,401$50,379$36,010
Graduate Degree$58,000$71,083$43,523

$30,287

Average Earnings

$35,164

Average Male

$25,707

Average Female

Gillespie County, Texas Language

Gillespie County, Texas Language by Age

Gillespie County, Texas Language

80.29% of Gillespie County, Texas residents speak only English, while 19.71% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.31% of the population.

Gillespie County, Texas Poverty

Gillespie County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,2701,7098.87%
Hispanic5,8061,40924.27%
Native63114522.98%
Other29312643.00%
Multiple911738.01%
Black3313.03%
Asian2913.45%

12.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.99%

Male Poverty Rate

11.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gillespie County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gillespie County, Texas is Other, with 43.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gillespie County, Texas is Black, with 3.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.28%.

Gillespie County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.28%
High School10.90%
Some College8.48%
Bachelors or Greater3.02%

Gillespie County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.53%
Male Unemployed28.48%
Male Employed9.63%
Female Employed6.68%

Gillespie County, Texas Income

Gillespie County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,267$77,966
Families$69,355$87,901
Married Families$75,059$
Non Families$30,170$53,799

Gillespie County, Texas Marital Status

Gillespie County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.2%

Male Marriage Rate

56.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Gillespie County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Gillespie 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 45To54.

Gillespie County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Gillespie County, Texas Veterans

Gillespie County, Texas Veterans by War

1,947

Number of Veterans

1,822

Male Veterans

125

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam778
Korea241
First Gulf War209
World War II192
Second Gulf War135

Gillespie County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+864
65 to 74611
55 to 64272
35 to 54182
18 to 3418

Gillespie County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,9089.83%
2 or More213.04%
Black1852.94%
Hispanic30.08%

Gillespie County, Texas Veterans by Education

5.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gillespie County, Texas Employment Status

Gillespie County, Texas Employment by Age

58%

Labor Force Participation

55%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Gillespie County, Texas Employment by Race

Gillespie County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Gillespie County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Fredericksburg10530113828528.09%
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