Karnes County, Texas Population 2018

Karnes County, Texas's estimated population is 15,187 with a growth rate of 1.35% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Karnes County, Texas is the 140th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201715,1872031.35%
201614,984-280-1.83%
201615,264170.11%
201515,2474142.79%
201414,8331110.75%
201314,722-126-0.85%
201214,848-99-0.66%
201114,947630.42%
201014,8842,42919.50%
199012,455-1,138-8.37%
198013,5931310.97%
197013,462-1,533-10.22%
196014,995-2,144-12.51%
195017,139-2,109-10.96%
194019,248-4,068-17.45%
193023,3164,26722.40%
192019,0494,10727.49%
191014,9426,26172.12%
19008,6815,044138.69%
18903,63736711.22%
18803,2701,56591.79%
18701,705-466-21.46%
18602,1710.00%

Karnes County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,298
Some Other Race4,172
Black or African American1,370
Two or More Races118
Asian20
American Indian and Alaska Native6

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

Karnes County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Karnes County, Texas Median Age

35.8


Total

33.5


Male

41


Female

Karnes County, Texas Adults

There are 11,927 adults, (2,173 of which are seniors) in Karnes County, Texas.

Karnes County, Texas Age Dependency

53.6

Age Dependency Ratio

22.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Karnes County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

6,051

40.38%

Male

8,933

59.62%

Karnes County, Texas Households and Families

Karnes County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Karnes County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.9%15.1%
Male78.5%21.5%
All74.6%25.4%
Non Family67.3%32.7%
Female56.9%43.1%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Karnes County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,2882.8374.6
Married1,9373.4884.9
Non Family1,4231.0867.3
Female6174.3556.9
Male3113.7478.5

3.59

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Karnes County, Texas Households

Karnes County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9999.69%
9th to 12th Grade1,42313.80%
High School Graduate3,86537.48%
Some College2,10120.38%
Associates Degree6596.39%
Bachelors Degree9429.14%
Graduate Degree3223.12%

Karnes County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic4,8593,291233
White4,3983,932966
Other Race2,2171,475120
Black1,00863353
Multiple Races795925
Asian20132
Native American66

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 31.65%.

Karnes County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,645$38,794$26,106
Less Than High School$11,733$16,938$6,699
High School Grad$34,797$42,042$23,607
Some College$30,576$36,557$25,250
Bachelors Degree$47,140$46,618$47,351
Graduate Degree$52,500$72,721$

$32,645

Average Earnings

$38,794

Average Male

$26,106

Average Female

Karnes County, Texas Language

Karnes County, Texas Language by Age

Karnes County, Texas Language

70.53% of Karnes County, Texas residents speak only English, while 29.47% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 28.10% of the population.

Karnes County, Texas Poverty

Karnes County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic6,6702,18532.76%
Other4,0351,73442.97%
White5,23966612.71%
Black2937425.26%
Asian131184.62%
Multiple9866.12%

24.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.92%

Male Poverty Rate

28.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Karnes County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Karnes County, Texas is Asian, with 84.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Karnes County, Texas is Multiple, with 6.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.74%.

Karnes County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.38%
High School16.67%
Some College10.14%
Bachelors or Greater5.52%

Karnes County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed64.21%
Male Unemployed32.81%
Female Employed14.73%
Male Employed8.62%

Karnes County, Texas Income

Karnes County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,058$76,170
Families$58,350$84,196
Married Families$77,406$
Non Families$30,935$57,566

Karnes County, Texas Marital Status

Karnes County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.8%

Male Marriage Rate

48.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Karnes County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Karnes 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.

Karnes County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Karnes County, Texas Veterans

Karnes County, Texas Veterans by War

949

Number of Veterans

899

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam308
Second Gulf War203
First Gulf War109
Korea104
World War II37

Karnes County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74255
75+205
55 to 64187
35 to 54168
18 to 34134

Karnes County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White84910.86%
Hispanic2684.65%
Other441.64%
Black392.97%
2 or More1721.52%

Karnes County, Texas Veterans by Education

16.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Karnes County, Texas Employment Status

Karnes County, Texas Employment by Age

45.6%

Labor Force Participation

43.7%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Karnes County, Texas Employment by Race

Karnes County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Karnes County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Kenedy33123388762.29%
Karnes City304733503039.94%
Runge10311096656.30%
Falls City611656457.36%
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