Liberty County, Texas Population 2018

Liberty County, Texas's estimated population is 83,658 with a growth rate of 6.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Liberty County, Texas is the 47th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201783,6585,0606.44%
201678,598-2,779-3.41%
201681,3771,8352.31%
201579,5421,5281.96%
201478,0141,1871.55%
201376,8274870.64%
201276,3403700.49%
201175,9701140.15%
201075,85623,13043.87%
199052,7265,63811.97%
198047,08814,07442.63%
197033,0141,4194.49%
196031,5954,86618.20%
195026,7292,1888.92%
194024,5414,67323.52%
193019,8685,23135.74%
192014,6373,95136.97%
191010,6862,58431.89%
19008,1023,87291.54%
18904,230-769-15.38%
18804,99958513.25%
18704,4141,22538.41%
18603,18966726.45%
18502,5220.00%

Liberty County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White64,099
Black or African American8,134
Some Other Race4,268
Two or More Races1,309
Asian513
American Indian and Alaska Native262
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander13

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

Liberty 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

Liberty County, Texas Median Age

36.2


Total

35.2


Male

37.1


Female

Liberty County, Texas Adults

There are 58,791 adults, (10,061 of which are seniors) in Liberty County, Texas.

Liberty County, Texas Age Dependency

61.3

Age Dependency Ratio

20.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Liberty County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

39,628

50.42%

Male

38,970

49.58%

Liberty County, Texas Households and Families

Liberty County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Liberty County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.9%14.1%
All74.9%25.1%
Non Family65.6%34.4%
Male64.3%35.7%
Female47.6%52.4%

74.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Liberty County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All25,6112.8174.9
Married14,4373.4285.9
Non Family6,9221.1865.6
Female2,8813.6247.6
Male1,3712.8964.3

3.32

Average Family Size

2.81

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Liberty County, Texas Households

Liberty County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,7319.21%
9th to 12th Grade7,50314.60%
High School Graduate20,07839.08%
Some College11,22921.86%
Associates Degree2,6765.21%
Bachelors Degree3,7697.34%
Graduate Degree1,3882.70%

Liberty County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White36,53730,3254,384
Hispanic8,4303,717261
Black5,3914,336358
Other Race2,311873108
Multiple Races620508104
Asian31515041
Native American16714726
Islander88

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 16.77%.

Liberty County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,996$49,279$24,398
Less Than High School$28,612$38,304$13,870
High School Grad$38,601$48,875$21,963
Some College$38,454$58,932$23,501
Bachelors Degree$52,990$74,331$43,466
Graduate Degree$55,357$37,478$60,920

$38,996

Average Earnings

$49,279

Average Male

$24,398

Average Female

Liberty County, Texas Language

Liberty County, Texas Language by Age

Liberty County, Texas Language

81.48% of Liberty County, Texas residents speak only English, while 18.52% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.05% of the population.

Liberty County, Texas Poverty

Liberty County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White49,6056,30912.72%
Hispanic14,2144,49631.63%
Black6,3691,19918.83%
Other4,26380718.93%
Multiple1,26934727.34%
Asian50112124.15%
Native2444618.85%
Islander1313100.00%

17.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.65%

Male Poverty Rate

20.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Liberty County, Texas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Liberty County, Texas is White, with 12.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.41%.

Liberty County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.07%
High School12.39%
Some College12.15%
Bachelors or Greater3.04%

Liberty County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.11%
Male Unemployed29.77%
Female Employed9.62%
Male Employed5.36%

Liberty County, Texas Income

Liberty County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,655$64,448
Families$57,633$71,643
Married Families$66,506$80,911
Non Families$24,132$38,441

Liberty County, Texas Marital Status

Liberty County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

48.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Liberty County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Liberty 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 55To64.

Liberty County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Liberty County, Texas Veterans

Liberty County, Texas Veterans by War

5,174

Number of Veterans

4,675

Male Veterans

499

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,895
Second Gulf War770
First Gulf War746
Korea551
World War II203

Liberty County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,512
35 to 541,135
75+1,006
55 to 64904
18 to 34617

Liberty County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,6259.55%
Black3795.93%
Hispanic3453.33%
2 or More7710.69%
Other542.03%
Indian3919.40%

Liberty County, Texas Veterans by Education

4.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Liberty County, Texas Employment Status

Liberty County, Texas Employment by Age

51.3%

Labor Force Participation

46.6%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Liberty County, Texas Employment by Race

Liberty County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Liberty County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Liberty839791757789.27%
Cleveland 779481273334.27%
Dayton724777344876.72%
Mont Belvieu 38345584175045.64%
Old River-Winfree 124613471018.11%
Ames10031093908.97%
Daisetta9661054889.11%
Hardin829885566.76%
Plum Grove599654559.18%
Kenefick563615529.24%
Devers447486398.72%
North Cleveland247267208.10%
Dayton Lakes9310077.53%
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