Newton County, Texas Population 2018

Newton County, Texas's estimated population is 13,952 with a growth rate of -1.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Newton County, Texas is the 146th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201714,1872351.68%
201713,952-234-1.65%
201614,186170.12%
201514,169-127-0.89%
201414,296-36-0.25%
201314,332-99-0.69%
201214,431-130-0.89%
201114,5611130.78%
201014,4488796.48%
199013,5693152.38%
198013,2541,59713.70%
197011,6571,28512.39%
196010,372-460-4.25%
195010,832-2,868-20.93%
194013,7001,1769.39%
193012,5243282.69%
192012,1961,34612.41%
191010,8503,56849.00%
19007,2822,63256.60%
18904,6502916.68%
18804,3592,17299.31%
18702,187-932-29.88%
18603,1191,43084.67%
18501,6890.00%

Newton County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White10,927
Black or African American3,029
Two or More Races191
American Indian and Alaska Native28
Asian12

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Newton County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Newton County, Texas Median Age

43.5


Total

42


Male

45.4


Female

Newton County, Texas Adults

There are 11,238 adults, (2,705 of whom are seniors) in Newton County, Texas.

Newton County, Texas Age Dependency

66.3

Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Newton County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

6,751

47.59%

Male

7,436

52.41%

Newton County, Texas Households and Families

Newton County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Newton County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male93%7%
Married91.4%8.6%
All82.8%17.2%
Female72.3%27.7%
Non Family71.5%28.5%

82.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Newton County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,7812.9382.8
Married2,2333.3991.4
Non Family1,6231.2171.5
Female4995.3672.3
Male4264.2693

3.68

Average Family Size

2.93

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Newton County, Texas Households

Newton County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3343.39%
9th to 12th Grade8939.05%
High School Graduate4,73748.03%
Some College2,39424.27%
Associates Degree6326.41%
Bachelors Degree6686.77%
Graduate Degree2042.07%

Newton County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,5746,582553
Black1,9021,765303
Hispanic2501825
Multiple Races1058311
Native American2828
Asian8

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 15.93%.

Newton County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,901$35,511$23,582
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$18,872$21,875$13,327
Some College$38,802$52,299$31,332
Bachelors Degree$44,545$44,394$44,697
Graduate Degree$55,781$$55,723

$30,901

Average Earnings

$35,511

Average Male

$23,582

Average Female

Newton County, Texas Language

Newton County, Texas Language by Age

Newton County, Texas Language

97.16% of Newton County, Texas residents speak only English, while 2.84% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.10% of the population.

Newton County, Texas Poverty

Newton County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,3601,47514.24%
Black2,99865921.98%
Multiple1854021.62%
Hispanic456337.24%

15.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.79%

Male Poverty Rate

15.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newton County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Newton County, Texas is Black, with 21.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newton County, Texas is Hispanic, with 7.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.24%.

Newton County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.45%
High School18.08%
Some College10.32%
Bachelors or Greater0.58%

Newton County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.06%
Female Unemployed18.37%
Male Employed10.68%
Female Employed2.99%

Newton County, Texas Income

Newton County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,180$52,550
Families$51,371$62,941
Married Families$62,868$
Non Families$19,602$29,469

Newton County, Texas Marital Status

Newton County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Newton County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Newton County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Newton County, Texas Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Newton County, Texas Veterans

Newton County, Texas Veterans by War

1,239

Number of Veterans

1,113

Male Veterans

126

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam516
First Gulf War125
Korea120
Second Gulf War100
World War II55

Newton County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74378
35 to 54357
75+263
55 to 64216
18 to 3425

Newton County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,09912.66%
Black1185.03%
2 or More2214.01%

Newton County, Texas Veterans by Education

1.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newton County, Texas Employment Status

Newton County, Texas Employment by Age

48.1%

Labor Force Participation

42.2%

Employment Rate

11.6%

Unemployment Rate

Newton County, Texas Employment by Race

Newton County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Newton County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Newton24732402-71-2.87%
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