Gonzales County, Texas Population 2018

Gonzales County, Texas's estimated population is 20,893 with a growth rate of 0.14% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gonzales County, Texas is the 119th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201720,558-335-1.60%
201720,893300.14%
201620,8633251.58%
201520,5381810.89%
201420,3572181.08%
201320,1392241.12%
201219,9151730.88%
201119,742-46-0.23%
201019,7882,58315.01%
199017,2053221.91%
198016,8835083.10%
197016,375-1,470-8.24%
196017,845-3,319-15.68%
195021,164-4,911-18.83%
194026,075-2,262-7.98%
193028,337-101-0.36%
192028,4383831.37%
191028,055-827-2.86%
190028,88210,86660.31%
189018,0163,17621.40%
188014,8405,88965.79%
18708,95189211.07%
18608,0596,567440.15%
18501,4920.00%

Gonzales County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,598
Some Other Race7,048
Black or African American1,396
Two or More Races438
American Indian and Alaska Native37
Asian36
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander5

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

Gonzales County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Gonzales County, Texas Median Age

36.9


Total

35.8


Male

37.6


Female

Gonzales County, Texas Adults

There are 15,008 adults, (3,279 of whom are seniors) in Gonzales County, Texas.

Gonzales County, Texas Age Dependency

75.3

Age Dependency Ratio

28

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Gonzales County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

10,158

49.41%

Male

10,400

50.59%

Gonzales County, Texas Households and Families

Gonzales County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Gonzales County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80%20%
Male78.1%21.9%
All68.7%31.3%
Non Family57.5%42.5%
Female41.9%58.1%

68.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gonzales County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,0182.8868.7
Married3,8273.4280
Non Family1,9641.0957.5
Female9074.1741.9
Male3203.7478.1

3.48

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gonzales County, Texas Households

Gonzales County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,98515.04%
9th to 12th Grade1,54811.73%
High School Graduate4,73035.85%
Some College2,69120.40%
Associates Degree4973.77%
Bachelors Degree1,2789.69%
Graduate Degree4653.52%

Gonzales County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,6175,9661,398
Hispanic5,5932,950245
Other Race3,7721,646111
Black92170781
Multiple Races14210117
Native American269
Asian19198
Islander55

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 42.11%.

Gonzales County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,690$35,238$25,055
Less Than High School$22,862$25,020$15,703
High School Grad$28,464$38,099$21,917
Some College$32,003$50,104$28,542
Bachelors Degree$47,106$53,864$38,706
Graduate Degree$60,313$48,250$61,339

$29,690

Average Earnings

$35,238

Average Male

$25,055

Average Female

Gonzales County, Texas Language

Gonzales County, Texas Language by Age

Gonzales County, Texas Language

62.76% of Gonzales County, Texas residents speak only English, while 37.24% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 36.51% of the population.

Gonzales County, Texas Poverty

Gonzales County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic10,0842,38723.67%
Other6,9271,78725.80%
White8,5496137.17%
Black1,36444032.26%
Multiple4385913.47%
Asian362980.56%

17.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.46%

Male Poverty Rate

19.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gonzales County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gonzales County, Texas is Asian, with 80.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gonzales County, Texas is White, with 7.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.56%.

Gonzales County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.21%
High School14.74%
Some College6.98%
Bachelors or Greater2.73%

Gonzales County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.57%
Male Unemployed31.71%
Female Employed11.16%
Male Employed6.82%

Gonzales County, Texas Income

Gonzales County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,516$65,047
Families$58,404$73,072
Married Families$64,945$
Non Families$24,418$40,602

Gonzales County, Texas Marital Status

Gonzales County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

53.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Gonzales County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Gonzales County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Gonzales County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Gonzales County, Texas Veterans

Gonzales County, Texas Veterans by War

1,126

Number of Veterans

983

Male Veterans

143

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam410
Korea169
First Gulf War123
Second Gulf War119
World War II30

Gonzales County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74334
75+316
35 to 54246
55 to 64142
18 to 3488

Gonzales County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White93110.25%
Hispanic2523.79%
Black11310.74%
Other751.64%
2 or More73.07%

Gonzales County, Texas Veterans by Education

5.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gonzales County, Texas Employment Status

Gonzales County, Texas Employment by Age

60.4%

Labor Force Participation

57.3%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Gonzales County, Texas Employment by Race

Gonzales County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Gonzales County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Gonzales723776604235.84%
Nixon 238524951104.61%
Waelder10651123585.45%
Smiley549575264.74%
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