Grayson County, Texas Population 2018

Grayson County, Texas's estimated population is 131,140 with a growth rate of 5.56% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Grayson County, Texas is the 35th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017131,1406,9095.56%
2016124,231-3,975-3.10%
2016128,2062,6572.12%
2015125,5492,0091.63%
2014123,5401,2451.02%
2013122,2955450.45%
2012121,7503780.31%
2011121,3723380.28%
2010121,03426,01327.38%
199095,0215,2255.82%
198089,7966,5717.90%
197083,22510,18213.94%
196073,0432,5763.66%
195070,4679681.39%
194069,4993,6565.55%
193065,843-8,322-11.22%
192074,1658,16912.38%
191065,9962,3353.67%
190063,66110,45019.64%
189053,21115,10339.63%
188038,10823,721164.88%
187014,3876,20375.79%
18608,1846,176307.57%
18502,0080.00%

Grayson County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White107,803
Black or African American7,235
Two or More Races3,649
Some Other Race2,606
Asian1,439
American Indian and Alaska Native1,423
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander76

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

Grayson County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Grayson County, Texas Median Age

40.2


Total

38.6


Male

41.5


Female

Grayson County, Texas Adults

There are 94,664 adults, (20,995 of which are seniors) in Grayson County, Texas.

Grayson County, Texas Age Dependency

68.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Grayson County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

63,536

51.14%

Male

60,695

48.86%

Grayson County, Texas Households and Families

Grayson County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Grayson County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.8%17.2%
All67.4%32.6%
Non Family53.8%46.2%
Male53.7%46.3%
Female45.9%54.1%

67.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Grayson County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All47,1612.5867.4
Married23,7953.1482.8
Non Family14,8501.2353.8
Female6,1783.3945.9
Male2,3383.3853.7

3.11

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Grayson County, Texas Households

Grayson County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,6144.33%
9th to 12th Grade6,7678.11%
High School Graduate25,74930.86%
Some College22,47026.93%
Associates Degree7,9869.57%
Bachelors Degree11,02813.22%
Graduate Degree5,8186.97%

Grayson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White68,53862,16514,957
Hispanic7,3824,311694
Black4,4393,847452
Other Race1,442821105
Multiple Races1,3941,335302
Native American951868168
Asian778589234
Islander55551

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 30.08%.

Grayson County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,475$40,378$27,059
Less Than High School$21,370$24,900$16,094
High School Grad$29,068$34,013$23,038
Some College$32,378$42,060$26,762
Bachelors Degree$45,539$52,365$41,025
Graduate Degree$59,588$65,440$54,198

$32,475

Average Earnings

$40,378

Average Male

$27,059

Average Female

Grayson County, Texas Language

Grayson County, Texas Language by Age

Grayson County, Texas Language

89.22% of Grayson County, Texas residents speak only English, while 10.78% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.89% of the population.

Grayson County, Texas Poverty

Grayson County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White93,24611,73312.58%
Hispanic15,0093,39522.62%
Black7,0512,51035.60%
Multiple3,60494826.30%
Other2,56460423.56%
Asian1,32627720.89%
Native1,41015210.78%
Islander76911.84%

15.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.68%

Male Poverty Rate

16.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grayson County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grayson County, Texas is Black, with 35.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grayson County, Texas is Native, with 10.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.01%.

Grayson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.41%
High School13.81%
Some College10.51%
Bachelors or Greater5.34%

Grayson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed32.15%
Female Unemployed30.43%
Female Employed8.25%
Male Employed6.86%

Grayson County, Texas Income

Grayson County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,212$65,223
Families$62,177$77,197
Married Families$73,712$88,639
Non Families$26,528$36,192

Grayson County, Texas Marital Status

Grayson County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Grayson County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Grayson 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.

Grayson County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Grayson County, Texas Veterans

Grayson County, Texas Veterans by War

10,086

Number of Veterans

9,432

Male Veterans

654

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam4,153
First Gulf War1,898
Second Gulf War1,138
Korea963
World War II438

Grayson County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,726
35 to 542,269
75+2,251
55 to 642,130
18 to 34710

Grayson County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9,04210.83%
Black60311.69%
Hispanic2692.92%
2 or More25812.63%
Indian11511.51%
Other402.30%
Asian211.95%
Hawaiian711.11%

Grayson County, Texas Veterans by Education

8.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grayson County, Texas Employment Status

Grayson County, Texas Employment by Age

61.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.7%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Grayson County, Texas Employment by Race

Grayson County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Grayson County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sherman383404156732278.42%
Denison22697236549574.22%
Pilot Point 400442692656.62%
Whitesboro379339731804.75%
Van Alstyne 3046359955318.15%
Howe2596285826210.09%
Pottsboro216023061466.76%
Collinsville162417301066.53%
Whitewright 16041656523.24%
Bells13921456644.60%
Gunter14981417-81-5.41%
Tom Bean10411072312.98%
Southmayd9941033393.92%
Tioga80993612715.70%
Trenton 642639-3-0.47%
Knollwood432454225.09%
Sadler349362133.72%
Dorchester879033.45%
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