Palo Pinto County, Texas Population 2018

Palo Pinto County, Texas's estimated population is 28,570 with a growth rate of 2.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Palo Pinto County, Texas is the 96th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201728,5706482.32%
201627,922-210-0.75%
201628,1321760.63%
201527,956-60-0.21%
201428,0161440.52%
201327,872160.06%
201227,856-196-0.70%
201128,052-30-0.11%
201028,0823,02712.08%
199025,0559934.13%
198024,062-4,900-16.92%
197028,9628,44641.17%
196020,5163,36219.60%
195017,154-1,302-7.05%
194018,4568805.01%
193017,576-5,855-24.99%
192023,4313,92520.12%
191019,5067,21558.70%
190012,2913,97147.73%
18908,3202,43541.38%
18805,8854,361286.15%
18601,5240.00%

Palo Pinto County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White25,558
Some Other Race767
Black or African American638
Two or More Races467
American Indian and Alaska Native331
Asian136
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander25

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

Palo Pinto County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Palo Pinto County, Texas Median Age

41.5


Total

39.6


Male

42.7


Female

Palo Pinto County, Texas Adults

There are 21,277 adults, (5,082 of which are seniors) in Palo Pinto County, Texas.

Palo Pinto County, Texas Age Dependency

72.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41

Child Dependency Ratio

Palo Pinto County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

14,168

50.74%

Male

13,754

49.26%

Palo Pinto County, Texas Households and Families

Palo Pinto County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Palo Pinto County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.5%17.5%
All68.2%31.8%
Male60.3%39.7%
Non Family57.7%42.3%
Female40.7%59.3%

68.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Palo Pinto County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,4162.6568.2
Married5,2163.1182.5
Non Family3,3671.357.7
Female1,2283.8540.7
Male6053.8360.3

3.18

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Palo Pinto County, Texas Households

Palo Pinto County, Texas Education

Palo Pinto County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2736.72%
9th to 12th Grade2,00810.60%
High School Graduate6,71135.42%
Some College4,99826.38%
Associates Degree9555.04%
Bachelors Degree2,01010.61%
Graduate Degree9925.24%

Palo Pinto County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,34413,4252,738
Hispanic2,7141,47562
Black34928467
Other Race29718031
Multiple Races25720933
Native American17615516
Asian13512362
Islander1515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 45.93%.

Palo Pinto County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,843$37,083$22,796
Less Than High School$20,611$21,780$15,984
High School Grad$28,551$41,111$20,125
Some College$28,863$36,398$25,995
Bachelors Degree$37,821$43,698$35,466
Graduate Degree$44,740$57,500$33,438

$28,843

Average Earnings

$37,083

Average Male

$22,796

Average Female

Palo Pinto County, Texas Language

Palo Pinto County, Texas Language by Age

Palo Pinto County, Texas Language

87.19% of Palo Pinto County, Texas residents speak only English, while 12.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.66% of the population.

Palo Pinto County, Texas Poverty

Palo Pinto County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,7873,34216.08%
Hispanic5,4091,29323.90%
Other76135646.78%
Black60121034.94%
Multiple4675712.21%
Asian1363525.74%
Native32672.15%

17.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.61%

Male Poverty Rate

19.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Palo Pinto County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Palo Pinto County, Texas is Other, with 46.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Palo Pinto County, Texas is Native, with 2.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.12%.

Palo Pinto County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.00%
High School18.34%
Some College10.75%
Bachelors or Greater5.80%

Palo Pinto County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed49.64%
Male Unemployed41.07%
Female Employed11.66%
Male Employed6.81%

Palo Pinto County, Texas Income

Palo Pinto County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,824$63,612
Families$51,047$71,869
Married Families$64,127$83,922
Non Families$26,903$42,925

Palo Pinto County, Texas Marital Status

Palo Pinto County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Palo Pinto County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Palo Pinto 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 55To64.

Palo Pinto County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Palo Pinto County, Texas Veterans

Palo Pinto County, Texas Veterans by War

1,944

Number of Veterans

1,785

Male Veterans

159

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam867
First Gulf War297
Second Gulf War218
Korea187
World War II44

Palo Pinto County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74608
55 to 64499
35 to 54353
75+337
18 to 34147

Palo Pinto County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8109.20%
Hispanic611.81%
Indian5127.27%
Black4611.14%
2 or More3712.37%

Palo Pinto County, Texas Veterans by Education

7.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Palo Pinto County, Texas Employment Status

Palo Pinto County, Texas Employment by Age

58%

Labor Force Participation

54.1%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Palo Pinto County, Texas Employment by Race

Palo Pinto County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Palo Pinto County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Mineral Wells 1679214826-1966-11.71%
Strawn656649-7-1.07%
Graford584577-7-1.20%
Gordon472467-5-1.06%
Mingus244241-3-1.23%
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