Refugio County, Texas Population 2018

Refugio County, Texas's estimated population is 7,224 with a growth rate of -0.95% 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
20177,293690.96%
20177,224-69-0.95%
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
White5,807
Some Other Race596
Two or More Races483
Black or African American387
American Indian and Alaska Native15
Asian5

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

Refugio County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

50100150200250300 Male Population50100150200250300 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Refugio County, Texas Median Age

42.3


Total

39.4


Male

43.6


Female

Refugio County, Texas Adults

There are 5,567 adults, (1,536 of whom are seniors) in Refugio County, Texas.

Refugio County, Texas Age Dependency

80.9

Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Refugio County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

3,676

50.40%

Male

3,617

49.60%

Refugio County, Texas Households and Families

Refugio County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Refugio County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
All72.3%27.7%
Non Family65.2%34.8%
Female57.4%42.6%
Male37.1%62.9%

72.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Refugio County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6942.6472.3
Married1,3433.3484.5
Non Family8381.0865.2
Female3733.4457.4
Male1403.1837.1

3.28

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

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 Grade49710.07%
9th to 12th Grade49910.11%
High School Graduate1,68634.16%
Some College1,18924.09%
Associates Degree4699.50%
Bachelors Degree4388.87%
Graduate Degree1583.20%

Refugio County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3562,114489
Hispanic2,2011,48552
Other Race32222127
Black2492119
Multiple Races22522240
Native American10101
Asian555

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$30,936$42,528$21,494
Less Than High School$20,952$31,343$
High School Grad$27,941$33,988$17,971
Some College$38,000$50,888$26,179
Bachelors Degree$49,000$57,768$41,150
Graduate Degree$51,042$$57,500

$30,936

Average Earnings

$42,528

Average Male

$21,494

Average Female

Refugio County, Texas Language

Refugio County, Texas Language by Age

Refugio County, Texas Language

71.67% of Refugio County, Texas residents speak only English, while 28.33% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 27.92% of the population.

Refugio County, Texas Poverty

Refugio County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,53774921.18%
White2,99030810.30%
Multiple48019240.00%
Black3755213.87%
Other571518.93%
Native15533.33%

16.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.82%

Male Poverty Rate

15.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Refugio County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Refugio County, Texas is Multiple, with 40.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Refugio County, Texas is Other, with 8.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.07%.

Refugio County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.00%
High School13.30%
Some College9.33%
Bachelors or Greater1.69%

Refugio County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.56%
Female Employed10.42%
Male Employed6.38%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Refugio County, Texas Income

Refugio County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,338$59,816
Families$59,659$69,917
Married Families$71,680$
Non Families$24,760$33,820

Refugio County, Texas Marital Status

Refugio County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.4%

Male Marriage Rate

46.5%

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 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Refugio County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Refugio County, Texas Veterans

Refugio County, Texas Veterans by War

523

Number of Veterans

509

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam201
First Gulf War87
Second Gulf War85
Korea69
World War II20

Refugio County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74194
75+137
35 to 54107
55 to 6446
18 to 3439

Refugio County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4048.84%
Hispanic2017.77%
2 or More7127.63%
Black3812.84%
Other102.34%

Refugio County, Texas Veterans by Education

5.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Refugio County, Texas Employment Status

Refugio County, Texas Employment by Age

55.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.5%

Employment Rate

7.9%

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