Moore County, Texas Population 2018

Moore County, Texas's estimated population is 22,097 with a growth rate of -0.40% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Moore County, Texas is the 111th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201722,097-89-0.40%
201622,1862511.14%
201621,935550.25%
201521,880-141-0.64%
201422,021-124-0.56%
201322,145-292-1.30%
201222,4373471.57%
201122,090800.36%
201022,0104,14523.20%
199017,8651,2907.78%
198016,5752,51517.89%
197014,060-713-4.83%
196014,7731,42410.67%
195013,3498,888199.24%
19404,4612,906186.88%
19301,555984172.33%
1920571101.78%
1910561352168.42%
19002091941293.33%
1890150.00%

Moore County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,984
Asian1,886
Some Other Race1,803
Black or African American829
Two or More Races566
American Indian and Alaska Native118

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

Moore County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Moore County, Texas Median Age

31.1


Total

30.3


Male

31.6


Female

Moore County, Texas Adults

There are 15,109 adults, (2,152 of which are seniors) in Moore County, Texas.

Moore County, Texas Age Dependency

71.3

Age Dependency Ratio

16.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Moore County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

10,757

48.49%

Male

11,429

51.51%

Moore County, Texas Households and Families

Moore County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Moore County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75%25%
All66.2%33.8%
Male51.9%48.1%
Non Family51.6%48.4%
Female51.6%48.4%

66.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Moore County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,7723.2566.2
Married4,2083.6775
Non Family1,4151.3451.6
Female7314.2851.6
Male4183.751.9

3.72

Average Family Size

3.25

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Moore County, Texas Households

Moore County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,24125.31%
9th to 12th Grade1,37810.76%
High School Graduate3,22625.20%
Some College2,49919.52%
Associates Degree7325.72%
Bachelors Degree1,32210.32%
Graduate Degree4063.17%

Moore County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic6,0022,395246
White5,3954,9801,248
Other Race1,10748971
Asian843348184
Black48438250
Multiple Races13610911
Native American6414

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.31%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.13%.

Moore County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,366$36,386$25,057
Less Than High School$26,505$28,866$24,189
High School Grad$30,510$36,363$21,485
Some College$35,876$57,851$25,529
Bachelors Degree$45,353$52,750$41,646
Graduate Degree$66,711$101,544$44,125

$31,366

Average Earnings

$36,386

Average Male

$25,057

Average Female

Moore County, Texas Language

Moore County, Texas Language by Age

Moore County, Texas Language

49.19% of Moore County, Texas residents speak only English, while 50.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 42.46% of the population.

Moore County, Texas Poverty

Moore County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic11,7682,25319.15%
White7,36586311.72%
Asian1,88671237.75%
Other1,78730216.90%
Native1187563.56%
Multiple5667212.72%
Black811303.70%

17.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.32%

Male Poverty Rate

19.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Moore County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Moore County, Texas is Native, with 63.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Moore County, Texas is Black, with 3.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.98%.

Moore County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.33%
High School9.89%
Some College8.63%
Bachelors or Greater4.87%

Moore County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.18%
Male Unemployed40.00%
Female Employed14.49%
Male Employed7.50%

Moore County, Texas Income

Moore County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,552$62,384
Families$53,819$67,701
Married Families$59,667$
Non Families$34,539$40,030

Moore County, Texas Marital Status

Moore County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.6%

Male Marriage Rate

59.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Moore County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Moore 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.

Moore County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Moore County, Texas Veterans

Moore County, Texas Veterans by War

643

Number of Veterans

611

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam169
Second Gulf War152
World War II92
Korea72
First Gulf War46

Moore County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+193
35 to 54137
65 to 74136
55 to 6495
18 to 3482

Moore County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5344.54%
Hispanic831.12%
Black539.36%
Other342.46%
Asian221.92%

Moore County, Texas Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Moore County, Texas Employment Status

Moore County, Texas Employment by Age

69.5%

Labor Force Participation

66.5%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Moore County, Texas Employment by Race

Moore County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Moore County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Dumas14691149162251.53%
Cactus31793178-1-0.03%
Fritch 21132032-81-3.83%
Sunray19261913-13-0.67%
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