Gregg County, Texas Population 2018

Gregg County, Texas's estimated population is 123,367 with a growth rate of 0.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gregg County, Texas is the 36th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017123,367840.07%
2016123,283-311-0.25%
2016123,594-257-0.21%
2015123,8518240.67%
2014123,027-145-0.12%
2013123,1721770.14%
2012122,9953920.32%
2011122,6036100.50%
2010121,99317,04516.24%
1990104,9485,4615.49%
198099,48723,55831.03%
197075,9296,4939.35%
196069,4368,17813.35%
195061,2583,2315.57%
194058,02742,249267.77%
193015,778-989-5.90%
192016,7672,62718.58%
191014,1401,79714.56%
190012,3432,94131.28%
18909,40287210.22%
18808,5300.00%

Gregg County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White91,711
Black or African American24,837
Two or More Races2,577
Some Other Race1,723
Asian1,701
American Indian and Alaska Native506
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander228

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

Gregg 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

Gregg County, Texas Median Age

35.2


Total

33.9


Male

37.1


Female

Gregg County, Texas Adults

There are 91,476 adults, (17,383 of which are seniors) in Gregg County, Texas.

Gregg County, Texas Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

23.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43

Child Dependency Ratio

Gregg County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

62,867

50.99%

Male

60,416

49.01%

Gregg County, Texas Households and Families

Gregg County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gregg County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.3%18.7%
All59.3%40.7%
Male43.5%56.5%
Non Family41.1%58.9%
Female39.9%60.1%

59.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gregg County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All45,4462.6259.3
Married20,6493.2681.3
Non Family15,0761.2141.1
Female7,4093.4639.9
Male2,3123.3843.5

3.22

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gregg County, Texas Households

Gregg County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,8666.17%
9th to 12th Grade7,98710.12%
High School Graduate22,51028.52%
Some College21,01626.63%
Associates Degree6,2037.86%
Bachelors Degree11,17214.15%
Graduate Degree5,1746.56%

Gregg County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White51,61746,92213,487
Black15,10012,7611,618
Hispanic10,2994,833678
Asian1,072859398
Other Race881547156
Multiple Races708509109
Native American36632378
Islander6565

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 37.13%.

Gregg County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,547$40,143$24,519
Less Than High School$21,231$27,461$13,623
High School Grad$26,084$35,236$16,058
Some College$31,679$42,064$25,590
Bachelors Degree$46,081$54,856$39,955
Graduate Degree$68,729$93,769$52,442

$31,547

Average Earnings

$40,143

Average Male

$24,519

Average Female

Gregg County, Texas Language

Gregg County, Texas Language by Age

Gregg County, Texas Language

83.42% of Gregg County, Texas residents speak only English, while 16.58% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.73% of the population.

Gregg County, Texas Poverty

Gregg County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White70,1428,24611.76%
Black23,7507,94433.45%
Hispanic21,7585,21823.98%
Multiple2,53159923.67%
Asian1,65029317.76%
Other1,6981146.71%
Native5066312.45%

18.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.98%

Male Poverty Rate

20.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gregg County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gregg County, Texas is Black, with 33.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gregg County, Texas is Other, with 6.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.01%.

Gregg County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.23%
High School14.06%
Some College13.14%
Bachelors or Greater3.92%

Gregg County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed35.89%
Female Unemployed30.95%
Female Employed13.22%
Male Employed6.65%

Gregg County, Texas Income

Gregg County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,140$63,790
Families$56,240$73,438
Married Families$71,814$89,731
Non Families$28,762$40,800

Gregg County, Texas Marital Status

Gregg County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.1%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Gregg County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Gregg 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.

Gregg County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Gregg County, Texas Veterans

Gregg County, Texas Veterans by War

8,300

Number of Veterans

7,564

Male Veterans

736

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,983
First Gulf War1,430
Second Gulf War1,306
Korea912
World War II500

Gregg County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,045
75+1,891
55 to 641,720
35 to 541,641
18 to 341,003

Gregg County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,96910.02%
Black1,2166.78%
Hispanic3462.68%
2 or More868.29%
Other141.30%
Asian141.09%
Indian10.23%

Gregg County, Texas Veterans by Education

8.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gregg County, Texas Employment Status

Gregg County, Texas Employment by Age

61.2%

Labor Force Participation

57.6%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Gregg County, Texas Employment by Race

Gregg County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Gregg County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Longview 804258205516302.03%
Kilgore 1347314836136310.12%
Gladewater 64356427-8-0.12%
White Oak64726364-108-1.67%
Lakeport974969-5-0.51%
Clarksville City 866895293.35%
East Mountain 791823324.05%
Easton 510497-13-2.55%
Warren City 298297-1-0.34%
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