Mitchell County, Texas Population 2018

Mitchell County, Texas's estimated population is 8,468 with a growth rate of -5.86% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mitchell County, Texas is the 176th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20178,468-527-5.86%
20168,9955166.09%
20168,479-377-4.26%
20158,856-210-2.32%
20149,066670.74%
20138,999-328-3.52%
20129,327-67-0.71%
20119,394-19-0.20%
20109,4131,39717.43%
19908,016-1,072-11.80%
19809,088150.17%
19709,073-2,182-19.39%
196011,255-3,102-21.61%
195014,3571,88015.07%
194012,477-1,706-12.03%
193014,1836,65688.43%
19207,527-1,429-15.96%
19108,9566,101213.70%
19002,85579638.66%
18902,0591,9421659.83%
18801170.00%

Mitchell County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,123
Black or African American970
Some Other Race570
Two or More Races210
Asian75
American Indian and Alaska Native47

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

Mitchell County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15% Male Population0%5%10%15% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Mitchell County, Texas Median Age

35.5


Total

31.8


Male

43.6


Female

Mitchell County, Texas Adults

There are 7,268 adults, (1,268 of which are seniors) in Mitchell County, Texas.

Mitchell County, Texas Age Dependency

49.8

Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Mitchell County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

3,442

38.27%

Male

5,553

61.73%

Mitchell County, Texas Households and Families

Mitchell County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mitchell County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male88.7%11.3%
Married86.8%13.2%
All75.5%24.5%
Non Family58.1%41.9%
Female54.1%45.9%

75.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mitchell County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6602.4575.5
Married1,5892.886.8
Non Family7871.1658.1
Female2313.5354.1
Male536.5788.7

2.91

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

2.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mitchell County, Texas Households

Mitchell County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade77112.52%
9th to 12th Grade78112.69%
High School Graduate2,08633.89%
Some College1,42223.10%
Associates Degree4136.71%
Bachelors Degree5428.80%
Graduate Degree1412.29%

Mitchell County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2232,726614
Hispanic2,1491,28452
Black70353215
Other Race371163
Multiple Races15182
Asian4437
Native American25242

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 96.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 19.05%.

Mitchell County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,548$38,361$30,522
Less Than High School$21,316$26,875$20,313
High School Grad$41,555$60,379$26,643
Some College$33,892$47,500$31,569
Bachelors Degree$36,801$37,278$36,063
Graduate Degree$41,813$$41,656

$35,548

Average Earnings

$38,361

Average Male

$30,522

Average Female

Mitchell County, Texas Language

Mitchell County, Texas Language by Age

Mitchell County, Texas Language

73.31% of Mitchell County, Texas residents speak only English, while 26.69% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.97% of the population.

Mitchell County, Texas Poverty

Mitchell County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,69638310.36%
Hispanic2,3882018.42%
Black2956923.39%
Other236229.32%
Native2813.57%

10.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.78%

Male Poverty Rate

11.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mitchell County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mitchell County, Texas is Black, with 23.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mitchell County, Texas is Native, with 3.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.92%.

Mitchell County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.71%
High School11.07%
Some College8.67%
Bachelors or Greater2.71%

Mitchell County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed27.27%
Female Unemployed8.51%
Female Employed2.45%
Male Employed2.41%

Mitchell County, Texas Income

Mitchell County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,555$66,104
Families$62,429$79,106
Married Families$68,984$
Non Families$28,264$34,273

Mitchell County, Texas Marital Status

Mitchell County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.7%

Male Marriage Rate

60.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Mitchell County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Mitchell 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 45To54.

Mitchell County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Mitchell County, Texas Veterans

Mitchell County, Texas Veterans by War

486

Number of Veterans

471

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam199
First Gulf War129
Korea66
Second Gulf War62
World War II16

Mitchell County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64141
75+104
35 to 54100
65 to 7489
18 to 3452

Mitchell County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4257.73%
Hispanic421.56%
Asian2761.36%
Black212.25%
Other71.25%
2 or More31.49%
Indian37.89%

Mitchell County, Texas Veterans by Education

5.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mitchell County, Texas Employment Status

Mitchell County, Texas Employment by Age

42.9%

Labor Force Participation

40.4%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Mitchell County, Texas Employment by Race

Mitchell County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Mitchell County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Colorado City41464001-145-3.50%
Loraine602587-15-2.49%
Westbrook253248-5-1.98%
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