Pecos County, Texas Population 2018

Pecos County, Texas's estimated population is 15,634 with a growth rate of -1.53% 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
201715,8041701.09%
201715,634-243-1.53%
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
White12,645
Some Other Race2,212
Black or African American669
American Indian and Alaska Native107
Two or More Races96
Asian66
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

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

Pecos County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Pecos County, Texas Median Age

36.2


Total

36.2


Male

36.2


Female

Pecos County, Texas Adults

There are 11,984 adults, (1,979 of whom are seniors) in Pecos County, Texas.

Pecos County, Texas Age Dependency

58

Age Dependency Ratio

19.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Pecos County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

6,746

42.69%

Male

9,058

57.31%

Pecos County, Texas Households and Families

Pecos County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Pecos County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.7%21.3%
All69.6%30.4%
Female63.2%36.8%
Non Family58.6%41.4%
Male47.5%52.5%

69.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pecos County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,4203.0969.6
Married2,4513.878.7
Non Family1,4371.1458.6
Female3344.7763.2
Male1985.7647.5

3.96

Average Family Size

3.09

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

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 Grade1,79616.89%
9th to 12th Grade1,43813.53%
High School Graduate3,88836.57%
Some College2,00318.84%
Associates Degree4814.52%
Bachelors Degree6966.55%
Graduate Degree3293.09%

Pecos County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic6,6283,894438
White3,2112,946495
Other Race1,29666046
Black60839433
Native American8585
Multiple Races725535
Asian574425

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 48.61%.

Pecos County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,200$41,959$22,719
Less Than High School$30,735$50,250$14,764
High School Grad$26,840$36,107$16,667
Some College$35,186$53,750$25,964
Bachelors Degree$49,868$55,313$40,903
Graduate Degree$42,500$39,000$45,833

$33,200

Average Earnings

$41,959

Average Male

$22,719

Average Female

Pecos County, Texas Language

Pecos County, Texas Language by Age

Pecos County, Texas Language

44.56% of Pecos County, Texas residents speak only English, while 55.44% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 54.12% of the population.

Pecos County, Texas Poverty

Pecos County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic9,9141,37213.84%
Other2,19842219.20%
White3,5341704.81%
Black1313526.72%
Multiple7633.95%

11.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.15%

Male Poverty Rate

12.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pecos County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pecos County, Texas is Black, with 26.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pecos County, Texas is Multiple, with 3.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.49%.

Pecos County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.75%
High School7.15%
Some College6.61%
Bachelors or Greater1.36%

Pecos County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed12.50%
Female Employed6.52%
Male Employed3.71%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Pecos County, Texas Income

Pecos County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,543$60,945
Families$69,861$72,465
Married Families$71,942$
Non Families$25,585$34,742

Pecos County, Texas Marital Status

Pecos County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.8%

Male Marriage Rate

54.3%

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


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

Pecos County, Texas Veterans

Pecos County, Texas Veterans by War

891

Number of Veterans

880

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam296
Second Gulf War193
First Gulf War99
World War II65
Korea29

Pecos County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64215
75+186
65 to 74179
18 to 34157
35 to 54154

Pecos County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7377.82%
Hispanic3865.03%
Black6610.46%
Other553.31%
Indian3335.11%

Pecos County, Texas Veterans by Education

7.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pecos County, Texas Employment Status

Pecos County, Texas Employment by Age

51%

Labor Force Participation

49%

Employment Rate

3.7%

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