Hays County Population 2017

Hays County's estimated population is 204,470 with a growth rate of 5.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hays County is the 24th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016204,4709,8965.09%
2015194,5749,6235.20%
2014184,9518,9225.07%
2013176,0297,6214.53%
2012168,4085,1993.19%
2011163,2094,9683.14%
2010158,24192,627141.17%
199065,61425,02061.63%
198040,59412,95246.86%
197027,6427,70838.67%
196019,9342,09411.74%
195017,8402,49116.23%
194015,3494342.91%
193014,915-1,005-6.31%
192015,9204022.59%
191015,5181,3769.73%
190014,1422,79024.58%
189011,3523,79750.26%
18807,5553,46784.81%
18704,0881,96292.29%
18602,1261,739449.35%
18503870.00%

Hays County Population Growth

Population Data via

Hays County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White176,88786.51%
Black or African American8,0183.92%
Two or More Races4,0431.98%
Asian3,0261.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,2831.12%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3170.16%

Hays County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Hays County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Austin81104594789013684516.87%
San Marcos45145619801683537.29%
Kyle28021390601103939.40%
Buda7343150237680104.59%
Dripping Springs20203140112055.45%
Wimberley2626298335713.59%
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