Mason County, Texas Population 2018

Mason County, Texas's estimated population is 4,222 with a growth rate of 3.89% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mason County, Texas is the 209th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20174,2221583.89%
20164,064-97-2.33%
20164,1611182.92%
20154,043-35-0.86%
20144,078-27-0.66%
20134,105651.61%
20124,040180.45%
20114,022150.37%
20104,00758417.06%
19903,423-260-7.06%
19803,6833279.74%
19703,356-424-11.22%
19603,780-1,165-23.56%
19504,945-433-8.05%
19405,378-133-2.41%
19305,51168714.24%
19204,824-859-15.12%
19105,6831101.97%
19005,5733937.59%
18905,1802,52595.10%
18802,6551,977291.59%
1870678487.62%
18606300.00%

Mason County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,645
Two or More Races159
Some Other Race125
Asian110
American Indian and Alaska Native24
Black or African American1

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

Mason County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12%14% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12%14% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Mason County, Texas Median Age

49.9


Total

48.6


Male

52.3


Female

Mason County, Texas Adults

There are 3,280 adults, (1,061 of which are seniors) in Mason County, Texas.

Mason County, Texas Age Dependency

83.1

Age Dependency Ratio

47.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Mason County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

1,969

48.45%

Male

2,095

51.55%

Mason County, Texas Households and Families

Mason County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mason County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married82.2%17.8%
All76.2%23.8%
Non Family70.4%29.6%
Female59.3%40.7%

76.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mason County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6882.476.2
Married8902.7482.2
Non Family5871.370.4
Female1723.7159.3
Male395.33100

2.97

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

1.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mason County, Texas Households

Mason County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2227.16%
9th to 12th Grade1153.71%
High School Graduate1,04533.72%
Some College86828.01%
Associates Degree1163.74%
Bachelors Degree54017.42%
Graduate Degree1936.23%

Mason County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3542,196664
Hispanic69851963
Other Race125111
Multiple Races95759
Asian23236
Native American165

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 28.21%.

Mason County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,078$25,077$13,180
Less Than High School$10,526$10,956$9,904
High School Grad$20,557$24,184$14,338
Some College$22,862$26,176$
Bachelors Degree$29,940$40,952$
Graduate Degree$46,550$60,333$

$21,078

Average Earnings

$25,077

Average Male

$13,180

Average Female

Mason County, Texas Language

Mason County, Texas Language by Age

Mason County, Texas Language

76.64% of Mason County, Texas residents speak only English, while 23.36% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.07% of the population.

Mason County, Texas Poverty

Mason County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,89532411.19%
Hispanic1,00727427.21%
Native231147.83%
Asian11065.45%

14.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.80%

Male Poverty Rate

15.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mason County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mason County, Texas is Native, with 47.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mason County, Texas is Asian, with 5.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.29%.

Mason County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School41.62%
High School14.20%
Some College6.41%
Bachelors or Greater4.51%

Mason County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Employed13.31%
Male Employed12.13%
Female Unemployed9.62%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Mason County, Texas Income

Mason County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,496$58,261
Families$50,052$69,807
Married Families$54,537$
Non Families$26,094$36,215

Mason County, Texas Marital Status

Mason County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

55.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Mason County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Mason 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 45To54.

Mason County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Mason County, Texas Veterans

Mason County, Texas Veterans by War

328

Number of Veterans

328

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam107
Second Gulf War71
Korea64
First Gulf War24
World War II

Mason County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74149
75+73
35 to 5446
18 to 3443
55 to 6417

Mason County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White32810.90%
Hispanic111.43%

Mason County, Texas Veterans by Education

0.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mason County, Texas Employment Status

Mason County, Texas Employment by Age

65.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.6%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Mason County, Texas Employment by Race

Mason County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Mason County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Mason21132180673.17%
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