Lamb County, Texas Population 2018

Lamb County, Texas's estimated population is 13,210 with a growth rate of -0.10% 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
201713,3681581.20%
201713,210-13-0.10%
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
White11,705
Black or African American676
Some Other Race530
Two or More Races339
Asian77
American Indian and Alaska Native41

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Lamb County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500600 Male Population100200300400500600 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Lamb County, Texas Median Age

35.6


Total

33.5


Male

38.1


Female

Lamb County, Texas Adults

There are 9,591 adults, (2,134 of whom are seniors) in Lamb County, Texas.

Lamb County, Texas Age Dependency

79.3

Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Lamb County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

6,536

48.89%

Male

6,832

51.11%

Lamb County, Texas Households and Families

Lamb County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Lamb County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.7%20.3%
Non Family71.1%28.9%
All71%29%
Female51%49%
Male34.4%65.6%

71.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lamb County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,7902.7571
Married2,4483.379.7
Non Family1,4441.1771.1
Female6743.8151
Male2243.6934.4

3.3

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

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 Grade1,25514.85%
9th to 12th Grade97011.48%
High School Graduate2,71432.11%
Some College1,64119.42%
Associates Degree4825.70%
Bachelors Degree94511.18%
Graduate Degree4445.25%

Lamb County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic4,0342,396372
White3,9703,561956
Other Race35519917
Black32917442
Multiple Races11310032
Asian757552
Native American34241

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 69.33%.

Lamb County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,944$36,716$22,553
Less Than High School$21,174$26,843$11,994
High School Grad$29,106$36,087$19,184
Some College$33,208$40,930$26,228
Bachelors Degree$45,398$47,135$42,065
Graduate Degree$56,042$$44,375

$30,944

Average Earnings

$36,716

Average Male

$22,553

Average Female

Lamb County, Texas Language

Lamb County, Texas Language by Age

Lamb County, Texas Language

60.99% of Lamb County, Texas residents speak only English, while 39.01% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 38.49% of the population.

Lamb County, Texas Poverty

Lamb County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic7,2671,82325.09%
White5,16658811.38%
Black64029045.31%
Other4769219.33%
Multiple3398625.37%

20.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.30%

Male Poverty Rate

22.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lamb County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lamb County, Texas is Black, with 45.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lamb County, Texas is White, with 11.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.72%.

Lamb County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.98%
High School12.68%
Some College9.25%
Bachelors or Greater3.30%

Lamb County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed31.43%
Female Unemployed23.81%
Female Employed14.66%
Male Employed6.35%

Lamb County, Texas Income

Lamb County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,712$58,622
Families$52,561$66,547
Married Families$63,598$
Non Families$26,000$36,086

Lamb County, Texas Marital Status

Lamb County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.4%

Male Marriage Rate

50.8%

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 55To64.

Lamb County, Texas Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Lamb County, Texas Veterans

Lamb County, Texas Veterans by War

441

Number of Veterans

411

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Korea99
Vietnam97
World War II74
First Gulf War62
Second Gulf War60

Lamb County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+205
35 to 5474
65 to 7473
18 to 3446
55 to 6443

Lamb County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4034.69%
Hispanic631.32%
Black205.75%
2 or More1812.24%

Lamb County, Texas Veterans by Education

7.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lamb County, Texas Employment Status

Lamb County, Texas Employment by Age

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

57%

Employment Rate

3.6%

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