Harrison County, Texas Population 2018

Harrison County, Texas's estimated population is 66,661 with a growth rate of -0.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Harrison County, Texas is the 52nd largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201766,606-55-0.08%
201766,661-69-0.10%
201666,730-30-0.04%
201566,7601340.20%
201466,6263720.56%
201366,254120.02%
201266,242-82-0.12%
201166,3245720.87%
201065,7528,26914.39%
199057,4835,2189.98%
198052,2657,42416.56%
197044,841-753-1.65%
196045,594-2,151-4.51%
195047,745-3,155-6.20%
194050,9001,9634.01%
193048,9375,37212.33%
192043,5656,32216.98%
191037,2435,36516.83%
190031,8785,15719.30%
189026,7211,5446.13%
188025,17711,93690.14%
187013,241-1,760-11.73%
186015,0013,17926.89%
185011,8220.00%

Harrison County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White48,617
Black or African American14,192
Some Other Race1,877
Two or More Races1,146
Asian468
American Indian and Alaska Native279
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander27

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

Harrison County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,0002,500 Male Population5001,0001,5002,0002,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Harrison County, Texas Median Age

37.7


Total

36.6


Male

39.2


Female

Harrison County, Texas Adults

There are 49,558 adults, (10,396 of whom are seniors) in Harrison County, Texas.

Harrison County, Texas Age Dependency

70.1

Age Dependency Ratio

26.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Harrison County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

34,089

51.18%

Male

32,517

48.82%

Harrison County, Texas Households and Families

Harrison County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Harrison County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.1%15.9%
Male74.9%25.1%
All74.2%25.8%
Non Family63.4%36.6%
Female53.8%46.2%

74.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Harrison County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,3632.7974.2
Married13,1323.2284.1
Non Family6,2621.2263.4
Female3,1113.8553.8
Male8583.8274.9

3.3

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

2.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Harrison County, Texas Households

Harrison County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,0724.75%
9th to 12th Grade4,89211.21%
High School Graduate14,77933.88%
Some College10,55024.18%
Associates Degree3,1277.17%
Bachelors Degree5,85913.43%
Graduate Degree2,3455.38%

Harrison County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,00126,2726,553
Black9,0917,4441,276
Hispanic3,6862,172179
Other Race82539960
Multiple Races57949083
Asian247247137
Native American21315712

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 55.47%.

Harrison County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,449$45,749$27,178
Less Than High School$26,069$32,342$17,525
High School Grad$30,887$42,284$21,200
Some College$36,287$50,412$27,344
Bachelors Degree$41,989$61,536$37,355
Graduate Degree$51,362$66,354$43,798

$35,449

Average Earnings

$45,749

Average Male

$27,178

Average Female

Harrison County, Texas Language

Harrison County, Texas Language by Age

Harrison County, Texas Language

90.83% of Harrison County, Texas residents speak only English, while 9.17% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.31% of the population.

Harrison County, Texas Poverty

Harrison County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White41,8494,90211.71%
Black13,4434,19131.18%
Hispanic8,2652,40229.06%
Other1,87198152.43%
Multiple1,14617014.83%
Asian4536113.47%
Native279113.94%

17.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.97%

Male Poverty Rate

19.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Harrison County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Harrison County, Texas is Other, with 52.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Harrison County, Texas is Native, with 3.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.87%.

Harrison County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.83%
High School15.96%
Some College10.63%
Bachelors or Greater5.40%

Harrison County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.10%
Male Unemployed27.13%
Female Employed9.79%
Male Employed7.47%

Harrison County, Texas Income

Harrison County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,644$67,497
Families$59,034$77,502
Married Families$69,159$
Non Families$25,885$38,262

Harrison County, Texas Marital Status

Harrison County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.7%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Harrison County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Harrison 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 35To44.

Harrison County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Harrison County, Texas Veterans

Harrison County, Texas Veterans by War

4,268

Number of Veterans

3,949

Male Veterans

319

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,714
First Gulf War601
Second Gulf War486
Korea254
World War II144

Harrison County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,329
35 to 541,096
55 to 64808
75+766
18 to 34269

Harrison County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,3919.28%
Black7787.26%
Hispanic1412.96%
Other645.75%
2 or More355.59%

Harrison County, Texas Veterans by Education

7.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Harrison County, Texas Employment Status

Harrison County, Texas Employment by Age

57.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Harrison County, Texas Employment by Race

Harrison County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Harrison County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Longview 804258205516302.03%
Marshall2352323561380.16%
Hallsville3567415358616.43%
Waskom21582168100.46%
Scottsville359358-1-0.28%
Uncertain949400.00%
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