Knox County, Texas Population 2018

Knox County, Texas's estimated population is 3,710 with a growth rate of -2.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Knox County, Texas is the 215th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20173,710-97-2.55%
20163,807671.79%
20163,740-52-1.37%
20153,792-9-0.24%
20143,801792.12%
20133,722-7-0.19%
20123,72990.24%
20113,720-3-0.08%
20103,723-1,114-23.03%
19904,837-492-9.23%
19805,329-643-10.77%
19705,972-1,885-23.99%
19607,857-2,225-22.07%
195010,082-8-0.08%
194010,090-1,278-11.24%
193011,3682,12823.03%
19209,240-385-4.00%
19109,6257,303314.51%
19002,3221,188104.76%
18901,1341,0571372.73%
1880770.00%

Knox County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,302
Black or African American271
Some Other Race169
Two or More Races36
American Indian and Alaska Native26
Asian2
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1

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

Knox County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Knox County, Texas Median Age

41


Total

39.2


Male

43.4


Female

Knox County, Texas Adults

There are 2,806 adults, (777 of which are seniors) in Knox County, Texas.

Knox County, Texas Age Dependency

87.7

Age Dependency Ratio

38.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Knox County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

1,869

49.09%

Male

1,938

50.91%

Knox County, Texas Households and Families

Knox County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Knox County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87%13%
Male76.3%23.7%
All74.7%25.3%
Non Family60.9%39.1%
Female56.1%43.9%

74.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Knox County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3742.6674.7
Married7233.3887
Non Family4351.0560.9
Female1573.6156.1
Male593.2976.3

3.37

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Knox County, Texas Households

Knox County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade26410.54%
9th to 12th Grade2349.35%
High School Graduate83833.47%
Some College56622.60%
Associates Degree1435.71%
Bachelors Degree34713.86%
Graduate Degree1124.47%

Knox County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7231,570433
Hispanic63632415
Black1391068
Other Race8652
Native American26133
Multiple Races1644
Asian22

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 25.13%.

Knox County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,816$34,271$22,321
Less Than High School$20,833$29,861$14,688
High School Grad$24,554$35,313$20,446
Some College$31,250$34,107$28,750
Bachelors Degree$40,833$49,167$33,333
Graduate Degree$45,673$$45,769

$29,816

Average Earnings

$34,271

Average Male

$22,321

Average Female

Knox County, Texas Language

Knox County, Texas Language by Age

Knox County, Texas Language

77.39% of Knox County, Texas residents speak only English, while 22.61% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.18% of the population.

Knox County, Texas Poverty

Knox County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,18923010.51%
Hispanic1,21522118.19%
Black2587629.46%
Other1691710.06%
Multiple361438.89%
Asian22100.00%
Islander11100.00%

14.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.20%

Male Poverty Rate

20.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Knox County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Knox County, Texas is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Knox County, Texas is Other, with 10.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.52%.

Knox County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.39%
High School16.31%
Some College9.84%
Bachelors or Greater1.59%

Knox County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.17%
Female Employed8.55%
Male Unemployed5.13%
Male Employed2.83%

Knox County, Texas Income

Knox County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,188$50,504
Families$53,664$59,776
Married Families$60,764$
Non Families$24,049$28,201

Knox County, Texas Marital Status

Knox County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.6%

Male Marriage Rate

56.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Knox County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Knox County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Knox County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Knox County, Texas Veterans

Knox County, Texas Veterans by War

252

Number of Veterans

229

Male Veterans

23

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam83
Second Gulf War47
First Gulf War43
Korea24
World War II8

Knox County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+76
35 to 5463
55 to 6449
65 to 7443
18 to 3421

Knox County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2299.39%
Hispanic395.08%
Black94.69%
Other54.31%
Indian519.23%
2 or More414.29%

Knox County, Texas Veterans by Education

8.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Knox County, Texas Employment Status

Knox County, Texas Employment by Age

54.2%

Labor Force Participation

51.3%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Knox County, Texas Employment by Race

Knox County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Knox County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Munday13001324241.85%
Knox City11301162322.83%
Benjamin25826462.33%
Goree20320852.46%
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