Newton County, Texas Population 2018

Newton County, Texas's estimated population is 13,952 with a growth rate of -1.32% 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
201713,952-186-1.32%
201614,138-48-0.34%
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
White10,870
Black or African American2,990
Two or More Races184
Asian58
American Indian and Alaska Native36

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

Newton 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

Newton County, Texas Median Age

40.7


Total

41


Male

40.1


Female

Newton County, Texas Adults

There are 11,112 adults, (2,502 of which are seniors) in Newton County, Texas.

Newton County, Texas Age Dependency

64.2

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Newton County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

7,056

49.91%

Male

7,082

50.09%

Newton County, Texas Households and Families

Newton County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Newton County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male96.1%3.9%
Married88.9%11.1%
All77.6%22.4%
Female66.5%33.5%
Non Family64.7%35.3%

77.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Newton County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,6293.0277.6
Married2,0963.4888.9
Non Family1,7821.2464.7
Female4926.7166.5
Male2594.5196.1

4.03

Average Family Size

3.02

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade3834.12%
9th to 12th Grade8569.21%
High School Graduate4,63249.85%
Some College2,22923.99%
Associates Degree4955.33%
Bachelors Degree5245.64%
Graduate Degree1721.85%

Newton County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,2106,307455
Black1,6931,476227
Hispanic2441751
Multiple Races977313
Native American3627
Asian17

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.48%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.41%.

Newton County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,464$36,396$19,483
Less Than High School$$30,300$
High School Grad$17,534$30,028$14,189
Some College$35,791$52,021$25,700
Bachelors Degree$$73,438$17,885
Graduate Degree$53,517$$53,547

$25,464

Average Earnings

$36,396

Average Male

$19,483

Average Female

Newton County, Texas Language

Newton County, Texas Language by Age

Newton County, Texas Language

96.96% of Newton County, Texas residents speak only English, while 3.04% 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
White10,3071,56715.20%
Black2,94560420.51%
Hispanic4615511.93%
Multiple1844323.37%
Native34926.47%

16.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.33%

Male Poverty Rate

18.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newton County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Newton County, Texas is Native, with 26.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newton County, Texas is Hispanic, with 11.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.65%.

Newton County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.92%
High School16.21%
Some College8.15%
Bachelors or Greater0.43%

Newton County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed23.78%
Male Unemployed20.69%
Male Employed8.27%
Female Employed6.57%

Newton County, Texas Income

Newton County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,829$49,889
Families$49,806$61,396
Married Families$58,361$
Non Families$19,304$29,678

Newton County, Texas Marital Status

Newton County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.0%

Male Marriage Rate

40.6%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Newton County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Newton County, Texas Veterans

Newton County, Texas Veterans by War

1,254

Number of Veterans

1,147

Male Veterans

107

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam434
Second Gulf War126
Korea124
First Gulf War120
World War II38

Newton County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54404
65 to 74373
75+261
55 to 64212
18 to 344

Newton County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,10212.88%
Black1345.83%
2 or More1812.00%

Newton County, Texas Veterans by Education

4.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newton County, Texas Employment Status

Newton County, Texas Employment by Age

45.4%

Labor Force Participation

38.6%

Employment Rate

14.2%

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