Limestone County, Texas Population 2018

Limestone County, Texas's estimated population is 23,527 with a growth rate of 0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Limestone County, Texas is the 105th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201723,527580.25%
201623,469-58-0.25%
201623,527860.37%
201523,441-58-0.25%
201423,499950.41%
201323,404-241-1.02%
201223,645790.34%
201123,566860.37%
201023,4802,53412.10%
199020,9467223.57%
198020,2242,12411.73%
197018,100-2,313-11.33%
196020,413-4,838-19.16%
195025,251-8,530-25.25%
194033,781-5,716-14.47%
193039,4976,21418.67%
192033,283-1,338-3.86%
191034,6212,0486.29%
190032,57310,89550.26%
189021,6785,43233.44%
188016,2467,65589.10%
18708,5914,05489.35%
18604,5371,92973.96%
18502,6080.00%

Limestone County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White18,265
Black or African American4,184
Some Other Race388
Two or More Races289
American Indian and Alaska Native185
Asian147
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander11

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

Limestone 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

Limestone County, Texas Median Age

39.1


Total

37.4


Male

42.1


Female

Limestone County, Texas Adults

There are 18,024 adults, (4,084 of which are seniors) in Limestone County, Texas.

Limestone County, Texas Age Dependency

68.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Limestone County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

11,446

48.77%

Male

12,023

51.23%

Limestone County, Texas Households and Families

Limestone County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Limestone County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.4%14.6%
All73.5%26.5%
Non Family66.6%33.4%
Male65.6%34.4%
Female48.1%51.9%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Limestone County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,0462.7973.5
Married4,0363.3285.4
Non Family2,5961.2566.6
Female1,1034.148.1
Male3114.1965.6

3.46

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Limestone County, Texas Households

Limestone County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5609.90%
9th to 12th Grade1,77311.25%
High School Graduate5,31933.75%
Some College3,73923.72%
Associates Degree1,0176.45%
Bachelors Degree1,65510.50%
Graduate Degree6984.43%

Limestone County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,5849,1252,005
Black2,5952,174237
Hispanic2,35391379
Other Race2158012
Multiple Races12011822
Native American7530
Asian706410
Islander99

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 18.94%.

Limestone County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,842$28,604$25,784
Less Than High School$21,690$24,412$13,981
High School Grad$22,534$20,329$23,382
Some College$30,496$32,004$29,959
Bachelors Degree$45,104$52,779$39,297
Graduate Degree$54,107$64,250$41,842

$26,842

Average Earnings

$28,604

Average Male

$25,784

Average Female

Limestone County, Texas Language

Limestone County, Texas Language by Age

Limestone County, Texas Language

81.88% of Limestone County, Texas residents speak only English, while 18.12% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.48% of the population.

Limestone County, Texas Poverty

Limestone County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,3022,12515.98%
Hispanic4,7061,46631.15%
Black4,0371,31632.60%
Other38814737.89%
Multiple2878128.22%
Asian143149.79%
Native17842.25%

22.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.72%

Male Poverty Rate

21.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Limestone County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Limestone County, Texas is Other, with 37.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Limestone County, Texas is Native, with 2.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.69%.

Limestone County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.16%
High School15.46%
Some College12.04%
Bachelors or Greater6.77%

Limestone County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.40%
Male Unemployed31.72%
Male Employed10.84%
Female Employed8.83%

Limestone County, Texas Income

Limestone County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,431$54,332
Families$47,947$65,000
Married Families$57,791$
Non Families$22,481$30,410

Limestone County, Texas Marital Status

Limestone County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Limestone County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Limestone 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.

Limestone County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Limestone County, Texas Veterans

Limestone County, Texas Veterans by War

1,423

Number of Veterans

1,318

Male Veterans

105

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam638
Korea202
First Gulf War189
Second Gulf War160
World War II90

Limestone County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74474
75+356
35 to 54274
55 to 64270
18 to 3449

Limestone County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2278.59%
Black1665.33%
Hispanic441.42%
Other155.68%
2 or More85.59%
Indian43.01%
Hawaiian218.18%
Asian11.43%

Limestone County, Texas Veterans by Education

5.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Limestone County, Texas Employment Status

Limestone County, Texas Employment by Age

52.7%

Labor Force Participation

47.7%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Limestone County, Texas Employment by Race

Limestone County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Limestone County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Mexia74467445-1-0.01%
Groesbeck4320432110.02%
Mart 1897190140.21%
Coolidge95595610.10%
Thornton52652710.19%
Kosse46446400.00%
Tehuacana28328300.00%
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