Harrison County, Texas Population 2018

Harrison County, Texas's estimated population is 66,661 with a growth rate of 0.35% 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
201766,6612300.35%
201666,431-299-0.45%
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
White48,547
Black or African American14,184
Some Other Race1,888
Two or More Races1,164
Asian349
American Indian and Alaska Native259
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40

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

Harrison 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

Harrison County, Texas Median Age

37.7


Total

36.6


Male

39.4


Female

Harrison County, Texas Adults

There are 49,558 adults, (10,098 of which are seniors) in Harrison County, Texas.

Harrison County, Texas Age Dependency

68.4

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Harrison County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

33,858

50.97%

Male

32,573

49.03%

Harrison County, Texas Households and Families

Harrison County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Harrison County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.8%16.2%
All73.1%26.9%
Non Family65.5%34.5%
Male57.2%42.8%
Female50.6%49.4%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Harrison County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,4732.7773.1
Married12,8333.283.8
Non Family6,4841.1965.5
Female3,2613.9450.6
Male8953.7757.2

3.31

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade2,3375.38%
9th to 12th Grade5,13011.82%
High School Graduate14,84834.20%
Some College10,09223.24%
Associates Degree3,3317.67%
Bachelors Degree5,54912.78%
Graduate Degree2,1294.90%

Harrison County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White29,99825,9955,996
Black8,8387,2581,240
Hispanic3,6531,919207
Other Race89438252
Multiple Races59245489
Asian249229158
Native American23717335

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 91.97%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 63.45%.

Harrison County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,473$42,160$26,359
Less Than High School$25,785$31,089$16,895
High School Grad$31,258$41,948$21,639
Some College$35,283$48,229$26,538
Bachelors Degree$41,281$56,472$36,506
Graduate Degree$45,548$58,527$42,464

$33,473

Average Earnings

$42,160

Average Male

$26,359

Average Female

Harrison County, Texas Language

Harrison County, Texas Language by Age

Harrison County, Texas Language

90.59% of Harrison County, Texas residents speak only English, while 9.41% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.62% of the population.

Harrison County, Texas Poverty

Harrison County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White42,0784,84511.51%
Black13,3714,12030.81%
Hispanic7,9922,46530.84%
Other1,86478942.33%
Multiple1,16417715.21%
Asian335113.28%
Native25983.09%

17.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.99%

Male Poverty Rate

19.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Harrison County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Harrison County, Texas is Other, with 42.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Harrison County, Texas is Native, with 3.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.40%.

Harrison County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.81%
High School14.88%
Some College9.30%
Bachelors or Greater7.26%

Harrison County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.61%
Male Unemployed24.89%
Female Employed8.79%
Male Employed7.93%

Harrison County, Texas Income

Harrison County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,230$63,467
Families$56,376$72,889
Married Families$64,808$81,749
Non Families$24,902$37,109

Harrison County, Texas Marital Status

Harrison County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

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 45To54.

Harrison County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Harrison County, Texas Veterans

Harrison County, Texas Veterans by War

4,359

Number of Veterans

4,013

Male Veterans

346

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,796
First Gulf War583
Second Gulf War440
Korea409
World War II194

Harrison County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,289
35 to 541,069
75+921
55 to 64842
18 to 34238

Harrison County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,5259.67%
Black7086.61%
Hispanic1202.61%
Other655.60%
2 or More619.00%

Harrison County, Texas Veterans by Education

5.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Harrison County, Texas Employment Status

Harrison County, Texas Employment by Age

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

54.2%

Employment Rate

8.3%

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