Rockwall County, Texas Population 2018

Rockwall County, Texas's estimated population is 96,788 with a growth rate of 9.97% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Rockwall County, Texas is the 40th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201796,7888,7789.97%
201688,010-5,409-5.79%
201693,4193,2983.66%
201590,1213,0843.54%
201487,0372,3332.75%
201384,7041,9942.41%
201282,7101,6762.07%
201181,0342,1302.70%
201078,90453,300208.17%
199025,60411,07676.24%
198014,5287,482106.19%
19707,0461,16819.87%
19605,878-278-4.52%
19506,156-895-12.69%
19407,051-607-7.93%
19307,658-933-10.86%
19208,5915196.43%
19108,072-459-5.38%
19008,5312,55942.85%
18905,9722,988100.13%
18802,9840.00%

Rockwall County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White76,141
Black or African American4,850
Two or More Races2,978
Asian2,140
Some Other Race1,726
American Indian and Alaska Native146
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander29

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

Rockwall 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

Rockwall County, Texas Median Age

37.2


Total

36.4


Male

37.8


Female

Rockwall County, Texas Adults

There are 63,455 adults, (10,297 of which are seniors) in Rockwall County, Texas.

Rockwall County, Texas Age Dependency

65.5

Age Dependency Ratio

19.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Rockwall County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

44,926

51.05%

Male

43,084

48.95%

Rockwall County, Texas Households and Families

Rockwall County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rockwall County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
All80.2%19.8%
Female67.3%32.7%
Male66.6%33.4%
Non Family65.9%34.1%

80.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rockwall County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,3922.9780.2
Married19,9703.3586.7
Non Family5,6021.2765.9
Female2,9763.5567.3
Male8443.366.6

3.31

Average Family Size

2.97

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rockwall County, Texas Households

Rockwall County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9653.47%
9th to 12th Grade2,6194.62%
High School Graduate12,57422.19%
Some College13,89124.51%
Associates Degree4,1167.26%
Bachelors Degree14,29025.21%
Graduate Degree7,21812.74%

Rockwall County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White43,49141,54617,808
Hispanic7,6065,3551,569
Black3,2503,1481,169
Asian1,5091,257738
Other Race1,094819113
Multiple Races988941295
Native American10499
Islander227

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 96.86%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 48.91%.

Rockwall County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,069$60,916$39,622
Less Than High School$26,387$28,438$17,704
High School Grad$36,732$46,968$31,974
Some College$42,392$53,627$35,014
Bachelors Degree$60,329$86,175$48,481
Graduate Degree$76,845$109,149$56,824

$50,069

Average Earnings

$60,916

Average Male

$39,622

Average Female

Rockwall County, Texas Language

Rockwall County, Texas Language by Age

Rockwall County, Texas Language

84.63% of Rockwall County, Texas residents speak only English, while 15.37% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.50% of the population.

Rockwall County, Texas Poverty

Rockwall County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White63,5892,8404.47%
Hispanic14,6441,53110.45%
Black4,65567114.41%
Other1,69222413.24%
Multiple2,9782026.78%
Asian2,1091798.49%
Native141107.09%

6.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.64%

Male Poverty Rate

6.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rockwall County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rockwall County, Texas is Black, with 14.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rockwall County, Texas is White, with 4.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.83%.

Rockwall County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.62%
High School5.86%
Some College4.64%
Bachelors or Greater3.17%

Rockwall County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed29.86%
Male Unemployed9.88%
Female Employed3.89%
Male Employed3.37%

Rockwall County, Texas Income

Rockwall County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$89,161$108,537
Families$100,184$119,271
Married Families$108,855$
Non Families$43,929$57,942

Rockwall County, Texas Marital Status

Rockwall County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.6%

Male Marriage Rate

59.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Rockwall County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Rockwall 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 35To44.

Rockwall County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Rockwall County, Texas Veterans

Rockwall County, Texas Veterans by War

5,279

Number of Veterans

4,769

Male Veterans

510

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,172
First Gulf War1,504
Second Gulf War888
Korea362
World War II208

Rockwall County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,739
65 to 741,413
55 to 641,080
75+721
18 to 34326

Rockwall County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,6098.31%
Hispanic5786.25%
Black38110.71%
Other14812.29%
2 or More947.44%
Asian291.67%
Indian1813.33%

Rockwall County, Texas Veterans by Education

5.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rockwall County, Texas Employment Status

Rockwall County, Texas Employment by Age

68.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.6%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Rockwall County, Texas Employment by Race

Rockwall County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Rockwall County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Dallas 1197824131792912010510.03%
Garland 22686123494380823.56%
Rowlett 5624261999575710.24%
Wylie 4141147701629015.19%
Rockwall3755843586602816.05%
Royse City 938412093270928.87%
Fate681510703388857.05%
Heath 73298440111115.16%
McLendon-Chisholm14082633122587.00%
Mobile City18819242.13%
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