Hale County, Texas Population 2019

Hale County, Texas's estimated population is 34,134 with a growth rate of -0.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hale County, Texas is the 90th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201734,134-75-0.22%
201634,2091100.32%
201534,099-391-1.13%
201434,490-1,213-3.40%
201335,703-566-1.56%
201236,269-129-0.35%
201136,3981070.29%
201036,2911,6204.67%
199034,671-2,921-7.77%
198037,5923,45510.12%
197034,137-2,661-7.23%
196036,7988,58730.44%
195028,2119,39849.95%
194018,813-1,376-6.82%
193020,18910,08599.81%
192010,1042,53833.54%
19107,5665,886350.36%
19001,680959133.01%
18907210.00%

Hale County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White29,583
Black or African American1,695
Two or More Races1,615
Some Other Race1,339
American Indian and Alaska Native203
Asian83
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

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

Hale County, Texas Population Pyramid 2019

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Hale County, Texas Median Age

33


Total

32.2


Male

34.1


Female

Hale County, Texas Adults

There are 24,945 adults, (4,468 of whom are seniors) in Hale County, Texas.

Hale County, Texas Age Dependency

68.6

Age Dependency Ratio

21.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Hale County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

16,621

48.14%

Male

17,906

51.86%

Hale County, Texas Households and Families

Hale County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Hale County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.2%26.8%
All60.4%39.6%
Male54.4%45.6%
Non Family47%53%
Female45.3%54.7%

60.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hale County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,2172.8760.4
Married5,6483.4773.2
Non Family3,1471.1547
Female1,6993.945.3
Male7233.2454.4

3.44

Average Family Size

2.87

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hale County, Texas Households

Hale County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,75913.15%
9th to 12th Grade2,39611.42%
High School Graduate7,08333.77%
Some College4,52221.56%
Associates Degree8353.98%
Bachelors Degree2,32411.08%
Graduate Degree1,0585.04%

Hale County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic10,8946,954604
White8,6547,7782,634
Black1,06473182
Other Race90451478
Multiple Races83569262
Native American826137
Asian736835
Islander997

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 77.78%.

Hale County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,210$35,813$25,703
Less Than High School$23,025$25,969$17,733
High School Grad$27,621$33,082$19,626
Some College$32,647$41,847$26,378
Bachelors Degree$41,401$51,150$37,515
Graduate Degree$49,738$50,833$48,466

$31,210

Average Earnings

$35,813

Average Male

$25,703

Average Female

Hale County, Texas Language

Hale County, Texas Language by Age

Hale County, Texas Language

63.39% of Hale County, Texas residents speak only English, while 36.61% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 35.85% of the population.

Hale County, Texas Poverty

Hale County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic19,3314,95725.64%
White11,2039838.77%
Multiple1,43040228.11%
Other1,30936027.50%
Black1,04126125.07%
Native20394.43%
Asian83910.84%
Islander9222.22%

19.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.02%

Male Poverty Rate

22.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hale County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hale County, Texas is Multiple, with 28.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hale County, Texas is Native, with 4.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.41%.

Hale County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.29%
High School15.50%
Some College13.69%
Bachelors or Greater3.20%

Hale County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.01%
Male Unemployed20.44%
Female Employed10.53%
Male Employed8.97%

Hale County, Texas Income

Hale County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,012$55,308
Families$52,269$63,652
Married Families$65,712$
Non Families$23,871$30,122

Hale County, Texas Marital Status

Hale County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

48.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Hale County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Hale 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 45To54.

Hale County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Hale County, Texas Veterans

Hale County, Texas Veterans by War

1,310

Number of Veterans

1,207

Male Veterans

103

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam365
First Gulf War274
Second Gulf War196
Korea152
World War II22

Hale County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54466
75+346
65 to 74284
55 to 64136
18 to 3478

Hale County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0594.99%
Hispanic5334.01%
Other999.27%
Black785.69%
2 or More716.72%
Indian32.31%

Hale County, Texas Veterans by Education

11.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hale County, Texas Employment Status

Hale County, Texas Employment by Age

58.7%

Labor Force Participation

55%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Hale County, Texas Employment by Race

Hale County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hale County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Plainview2219420859-1335-6.02%
Abernathy 28162765-51-1.81%
Hale Center22522104-148-6.57%
Petersburg12021131-71-5.91%
Edmonson111105-6-5.41%
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