Refugio County, Texas Population 2018

Refugio County, Texas's estimated population is 7,224 with a growth rate of -1.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Refugio County, Texas is the 187th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177,224-91-1.24%
20167,315220.30%
20167,293-27-0.37%
20157,320-34-0.46%
20147,354811.11%
20137,273210.29%
20127,252-67-0.92%
20117,319-56-0.76%
20107,375-601-7.54%
19907,976-1,313-14.13%
19809,289-205-2.16%
19709,494-1,481-13.49%
196010,9758628.52%
195010,113-270-2.60%
194010,3832,69235.00%
19307,6913,64189.90%
19204,0501,23643.92%
19102,8141,17371.48%
19001,64140232.45%
18901,239-346-21.83%
18801,585-739-31.80%
18702,32472445.25%
18601,6001,312455.56%
18502880.00%

Refugio County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,940
Some Other Race533
Two or More Races454
Black or African American366
American Indian and Alaska Native13
Asian9

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

Refugio 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

Refugio County, Texas Median Age

42.8


Total

40.7


Male

43.3


Female

Refugio County, Texas Adults

There are 5,596 adults, (1,543 of which are seniors) in Refugio County, Texas.

Refugio County, Texas Age Dependency

80.4

Age Dependency Ratio

38

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Refugio County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

3,716

50.80%

Male

3,599

49.20%

Refugio County, Texas Households and Families

Refugio County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Refugio County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.1%12.9%
All72.9%27.1%
Non Family63.8%36.2%
Female58.1%41.9%
Male41%59%

72.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Refugio County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7612.5972.9
Married1,3553.387.1
Non Family8391.163.8
Female3843.1458.1
Male1833.0341

3.16

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Refugio County, Texas Households

Refugio County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade54310.92%
9th to 12th Grade4639.31%
High School Graduate1,81836.55%
Some College1,14823.08%
Associates Degree4659.35%
Bachelors Degree4018.06%
Graduate Degree1362.73%

Refugio County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3592,139420
Hispanic2,2061,46554
Other Race31019220
Multiple Races26724553
Black2612168
Asian999
Native American661

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 100.00%.

Refugio County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,443$40,580$19,745
Less Than High School$21,031$30,000$
High School Grad$26,373$32,486$16,908
Some College$38,786$47,917$25,972
Bachelors Degree$45,000$53,482$39,830
Graduate Degree$$$46,607

$30,443

Average Earnings

$40,580

Average Male

$19,745

Average Female

Refugio County, Texas Language

Refugio County, Texas Language by Age

Refugio County, Texas Language

72.14% of Refugio County, Texas residents speak only English, while 27.86% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 27.34% of the population.

Refugio County, Texas Poverty

Refugio County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,51768019.33%
White3,0512939.60%
Multiple45412928.41%
Black3477521.61%
Other511469.00%
Native13753.85%

15.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.08%

Male Poverty Rate

16.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Refugio County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Refugio County, Texas is Native, with 53.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Refugio County, Texas is Other, with 9.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.17%.

Refugio County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.48%
High School12.31%
Some College8.57%
Bachelors or Greater1.13%

Refugio County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed16.20%
Female Employed10.52%
Male Employed6.96%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Refugio County, Texas Income

Refugio County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,145$61,992
Families$57,017$71,137
Married Families$69,893$
Non Families$25,202$34,910

Refugio County, Texas Marital Status

Refugio County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

50.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Refugio County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Refugio 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.

Refugio County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Refugio County, Texas Veterans

Refugio County, Texas Veterans by War

562

Number of Veterans

562

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam209
First Gulf War88
Second Gulf War68
Korea63
World War II33

Refugio County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74186
75+141
35 to 54116
55 to 6486
18 to 3433

Refugio County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4289.30%
Hispanic1987.70%
2 or More6421.99%
Black5118.15%
Other194.67%

Refugio County, Texas Veterans by Education

6.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Refugio County, Texas Employment Status

Refugio County, Texas Employment by Age

56.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.6%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Refugio County, Texas Employment by Race

Refugio County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Refugio County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Refugio28932876-17-0.59%
Woodsboro15121484-28-1.85%
Bayside32533382.46%
Austwell14714921.36%
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