Lamb County, Texas Population 2018

Lamb County, Texas's estimated population is 13,210 with a growth rate of -2.59% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lamb County, Texas is the 149th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201713,210-351-2.59%
201613,5613382.56%
201613,223-46-0.35%
201513,269-215-1.59%
201413,484-172-1.26%
201313,656-197-1.42%
201213,853-198-1.41%
201114,051580.41%
201013,993-1,079-7.16%
199015,072-3,597-19.27%
198018,6698995.06%
197017,770-4,126-18.84%
196021,8961,8819.40%
195020,0152,40913.68%
194017,6061540.88%
193017,45216,2771385.28%
19201,175635117.59%
19105405091641.94%
19003127675.00%
189040.00%

Lamb County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,906
Black or African American677
Some Other Race541
Two or More Races329
Asian73
American Indian and Alaska Native35

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

Lamb 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

Lamb County, Texas Median Age

36.3


Total

33


Male

39


Female

Lamb County, Texas Adults

There are 9,723 adults, (2,224 of which are seniors) in Lamb County, Texas.

Lamb County, Texas Age Dependency

80.7

Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Lamb County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

6,688

49.32%

Male

6,873

50.68%

Lamb County, Texas Households and Families

Lamb County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lamb County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.6%20.4%
All70.3%29.7%
Non Family66.8%33.2%
Female48.9%51.1%
Male33.3%66.7%

70.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lamb County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8172.7770.3
Married2,5433.3479.6
Non Family1,5281.266.8
Female5934.0548.9
Male1534.1633.3

3.38

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lamb County, Texas Households

Lamb County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,18913.91%
9th to 12th Grade1,01811.91%
High School Graduate2,65031.01%
Some College1,79721.03%
Associates Degree4004.68%
Bachelors Degree1,08712.72%
Graduate Degree4044.73%

Lamb County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,1323,7331,077
Hispanic3,9762,293332
Other Race3942359
Black32522673
Multiple Races13010828
Asian696348
Native American3224

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 91.30%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 69.57%.

Lamb County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,400$37,492$20,356
Less Than High School$19,500$23,159$10,964
High School Grad$28,070$37,527$19,036
Some College$29,018$40,012$19,391
Bachelors Degree$42,111$51,989$37,895
Graduate Degree$56,645$71,250$42,708

$28,400

Average Earnings

$37,492

Average Male

$20,356

Average Female

Lamb County, Texas Language

Lamb County, Texas Language by Age

Lamb County, Texas Language

60.23% of Lamb County, Texas residents speak only English, while 39.77% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 39.12% of the population.

Lamb County, Texas Poverty

Lamb County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic7,2171,91726.56%
White5,40756010.36%
Black64230547.51%
Other47610321.64%
Multiple3298024.32%

20.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.67%

Male Poverty Rate

22.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lamb County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lamb County, Texas is Black, with 47.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lamb County, Texas is White, with 10.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.09%.

Lamb County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.99%
High School13.63%
Some College7.81%
Bachelors or Greater4.00%

Lamb County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed45.64%
Female Unemployed36.30%
Female Employed11.98%
Male Employed6.11%

Lamb County, Texas Income

Lamb County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,401$55,300
Families$50,614$64,238
Married Families$59,393$
Non Families$26,419$32,918

Lamb County, Texas Marital Status

Lamb County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Lamb County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Lamb 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.

Lamb County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Lamb County, Texas Veterans

Lamb County, Texas Veterans by War

511

Number of Veterans

485

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam179
Korea113
World War II78
First Gulf War75
Second Gulf War49

Lamb County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+211
65 to 74133
35 to 5471
55 to 6466
18 to 3430

Lamb County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4675.41%
Hispanic611.29%
Black256.51%
2 or More169.58%
Other30.69%

Lamb County, Texas Veterans by Education

5.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lamb County, Texas Employment Status

Lamb County, Texas Employment by Age

60.1%

Labor Force Participation

57.3%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Lamb County, Texas Employment by Race

Lamb County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lamb County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Littlefield63776039-338-5.30%
Olton22152114-101-4.56%
Earth10651003-62-5.82%
Sudan958914-44-4.59%
Amherst721680-41-5.69%
Springlake108103-5-4.63%
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