Pecos County, Texas Population 2018

Pecos County, Texas's estimated population is 15,634 with a growth rate of -1.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pecos County, Texas is the 138th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201715,634-192-1.21%
201615,826-51-0.32%
201615,877-140-0.87%
201516,0171801.14%
201415,8371811.16%
201315,656880.57%
201215,568-71-0.45%
201115,6391200.77%
201015,5198445.75%
199014,675570.39%
198014,6188706.33%
197013,7481,79114.98%
196011,9572,01820.30%
19509,9391,75421.43%
19408,1853734.77%
19307,8123,955102.54%
19203,8571,78686.24%
19102,071-289-12.25%
19002,3601,03477.98%
18901,326-481-26.62%
18801,8070.00%

Pecos County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,939
Some Other Race1,958
Black or African American694
Two or More Races101
American Indian and Alaska Native93
Asian32
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

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

Pecos 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

Pecos County, Texas Median Age

35.4


Total

35.7


Male

34.7


Female

Pecos County, Texas Adults

There are 11,949 adults, (1,962 of which are seniors) in Pecos County, Texas.

Pecos County, Texas Age Dependency

58.3

Age Dependency Ratio

19.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Pecos County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

6,751

42.66%

Male

9,075

57.34%

Pecos County, Texas Households and Families

Pecos County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pecos County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.8%21.2%
All71.4%28.6%
Non Family65.8%34.2%
Female53.9%46.1%
Male47%53%

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pecos County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,3343.1771.4
Married2,3993.9178.8
Non Family1,4611.1765.8
Female3235.3153.9
Male1516.0647

4.06

Average Family Size

3.17

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pecos County, Texas Households

Pecos County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,91818.11%
9th to 12th Grade1,38413.07%
High School Graduate3,64334.40%
Some College2,10319.86%
Associates Degree5264.97%
Bachelors Degree6726.35%
Graduate Degree3443.25%

Pecos County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic6,5413,828371
White3,2952,966588
Other Race1,12447939
Black62237425
Native American8282
Multiple Races807215
Asian291711

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 37.93%.

Pecos County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,059$48,717$22,258
Less Than High School$25,882$50,247$13,656
High School Grad$27,847$37,145$18,683
Some College$36,662$54,044$25,433
Bachelors Degree$49,522$55,938$48,398
Graduate Degree$46,307$47,212$41,250

$33,059

Average Earnings

$48,717

Average Male

$22,258

Average Female

Pecos County, Texas Language

Pecos County, Texas Language by Age

Pecos County, Texas Language

44.18% of Pecos County, Texas residents speak only English, while 55.82% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 55.00% of the population.

Pecos County, Texas Poverty

Pecos County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic9,8991,18111.93%
Other1,94138819.99%
White3,5891313.65%
Black1301713.08%
Multiple661319.70%

9.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.38%

Male Poverty Rate

11.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pecos County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pecos County, Texas is Other, with 19.99% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pecos County, Texas is White, with 3.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.28%.

Pecos County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.14%
Some College7.28%
High School5.11%
Bachelors or Greater2.75%

Pecos County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed15.75%
Female Employed8.92%
Male Employed2.59%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Pecos County, Texas Income

Pecos County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,735$62,131
Families$68,849$74,773
Married Families$71,213$
Non Families$25,447$35,413

Pecos County, Texas Marital Status

Pecos County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Pecos County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Pecos 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 45To54.

Pecos County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Pecos County, Texas Veterans

Pecos County, Texas Veterans by War

964

Number of Veterans

960

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam311
Second Gulf War161
First Gulf War96
World War II59
Korea35

Pecos County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64230
75+225
65 to 74200
35 to 54167
18 to 34142

Pecos County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7938.24%
Hispanic4105.38%
Black9414.90%
Other503.42%
Indian2729.03%

Pecos County, Texas Veterans by Education

4.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pecos County, Texas Employment Status

Pecos County, Texas Employment by Age

52.6%

Labor Force Participation

50.5%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Pecos County, Texas Employment by Race

Pecos County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Pecos County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Fort Stockton828985152262.73%
Iraan12291268393.17%
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