Kent County, Texas Population 2018

Kent County, Texas's estimated population is 763 with a growth rate of 14.39% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Kent County, Texas is the 250th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177639614.39%
2016667-85-11.30%
201675250.67%
2015747-1-0.13%
2014748-34-4.35%
2013782-43-5.21%
2012825131.60%
20118120.00%
2010812-198-19.60%
19901,010-135-11.79%
19801,145-289-20.15%
19701,434-293-16.97%
19601,727-522-23.21%
19502,249-1,164-34.10%
19403,413-438-11.37%
19303,85151615.47%
19203,33568025.61%
19102,6551,756195.33%
1900899575177.47%
1890324232252.17%
1880920.00%

Kent County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White622
Some Other Race33
American Indian and Alaska Native7
Black or African American4
Two or More Races1

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

Kent County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12%14% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12%14% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Kent County, Texas Median Age

48.6


Total

47.1


Male

50


Female

Kent County, Texas Adults

There are 532 adults, (190 of which are seniors) in Kent County, Texas.

Kent County, Texas Age Dependency

95

Age Dependency Ratio

55.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Kent County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

345

51.72%

Male

322

48.28%

Kent County, Texas Households and Families

Kent County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Kent County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female83.3%16.7%
Married73.8%26.2%
All71.1%28.9%
Non Family68.6%31.4%
Male50%50%

71.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kent County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2842.1771.1
Married1492.8673.8
Non Family1211.0468.6
Male85.1350
Female6483.3

2.99

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kent County, Texas Households

Kent County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade336.63%
9th to 12th Grade7515.06%
High School Graduate14829.72%
Some College10821.69%
Associates Degree153.01%
Bachelors Degree8216.47%
Graduate Degree377.43%

Kent County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White419361119
Hispanic7628
Other Race282
Native American75
Multiple Races1

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.16%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 28.40%.

Kent County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,671$38,594$22,500
Less Than High School$25,227$26,250$
High School Grad$24,625$30,417$22,250
Some College$31,250$40,938$26,250
Bachelors Degree$38,750$54,167$21,563
Graduate Degree$47,083$51,964$45,556

$29,671

Average Earnings

$38,594

Average Male

$22,500

Average Female

Kent County, Texas Language

Kent County, Texas Language by Age

Kent County, Texas Language

87.93% of Kent County, Texas residents speak only English, while 12.07% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.07% of the population.

Kent County, Texas Poverty

Kent County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1074340.19%
White509295.70%

11.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.97%

Male Poverty Rate

13.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kent County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kent County, Texas is Hispanic, with 40.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kent County, Texas is White, with 5.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.89%.

Kent County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School16.79%
Some College12.07%
Less Than High School4.30%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Kent County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Employed7.22%
Female Employed1.44%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Kent County, Texas Income

Kent County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,625$64,264
Families$67,250$87,271
Married Families$72,969$
Non Families$21,458$32,736

Kent County, Texas Marital Status

Kent County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Kent County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Kent County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Kent County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Kent County, Texas Veterans

Kent County, Texas Veterans by War

39

Number of Veterans

39

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam21
World War II7
Korea4
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Kent County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 7415
75+11
55 to 6411
35 to 542
18 to 34

Kent County, Texas Veterans by Race

Kent County, Texas Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kent County, Texas Employment Status

Kent County, Texas Employment by Age

60.5%

Labor Force Participation

59.2%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Kent County, Texas Employment by Race

Kent County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Kent County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Jayton534507-27-5.06%
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