Runnels County, Texas Population 2019

Runnels County, Texas's estimated population is 10,266 with a growth rate of 0.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Runnels County, Texas is the 166th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201710,266110.11%
201610,255-101-0.98%
201510,356900.88%
201410,266810.80%
201310,185-142-1.38%
201210,327-167-1.59%
201110,494-13-0.12%
201010,507-787-6.97%
199011,294-578-4.87%
198011,872-236-1.95%
197012,108-2,908-19.37%
196015,016-1,755-10.46%
195016,771-2,132-11.28%
194018,903-2,918-13.37%
193021,8214,74727.80%
192017,074-3,784-18.14%
191020,85815,479287.77%
19005,3792,18668.46%
18903,1932,213225.82%
18809800.00%

Runnels County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,395
Some Other Race407
Two or More Races160
Black or African American135
Asian109
American Indian and Alaska Native60

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

Runnels County, Texas Population Pyramid 2019

100200300400 Male Population100200300400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Runnels County, Texas Median Age

41.1


Total

40.4


Male

43.3


Female

Runnels County, Texas Adults

There are 7,835 adults, (2,094 of whom are seniors) in Runnels County, Texas.

Runnels County, Texas Age Dependency

78.8

Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Runnels County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

5,216

50.81%

Male

5,050

49.19%

Runnels County, Texas Households and Families

Runnels County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Runnels County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.8%17.2%
All71.8%28.2%
Non Family63.3%36.7%
Male56.3%43.7%
Female54.3%45.7%

71.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Runnels County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7812.6571.8
Married1,9543.0282.8
Non Family1,0821.2563.3
Female4223.6254.3
Male3233.9156.3

3.11

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Runnels County, Texas Households

Runnels County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade72410.35%
9th to 12th Grade78011.15%
High School Graduate2,51535.96%
Some College1,35219.33%
Associates Degree2844.06%
Bachelors Degree1,06315.20%
Graduate Degree2753.93%

Runnels County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,7504,1551,174
Hispanic1,9751,181119
Other Race26113044
Black11750
Multiple Races75539
Asian703636
Native American2721

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.47%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 51.43%.

Runnels County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,769$37,823$24,128
Less Than High School$25,750$28,977$18,594
High School Grad$25,102$27,073$20,417
Some College$30,938$41,771$22,364
Bachelors Degree$46,977$51,296$41,471
Graduate Degree$54,444$82,500$51,563

$30,769

Average Earnings

$37,823

Average Male

$24,128

Average Female

Runnels County, Texas Language

Runnels County, Texas Language by Age

Runnels County, Texas Language

91.00% of Runnels County, Texas residents speak only English, while 9.00% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.34% of the population.

Runnels County, Texas Poverty

Runnels County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,23290214.47%
Hispanic3,34766219.78%
Other3928020.41%
Native603761.67%
Black1003030.00%

16.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.22%

Male Poverty Rate

19.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Runnels County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Runnels County, Texas is Native, with 61.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Runnels County, Texas is White, with 14.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.56%.

Runnels County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.44%
High School16.86%
Some College8.31%
Bachelors or Greater7.65%

Runnels County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed29.63%
Female Employed11.04%
Male Employed5.72%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Runnels County, Texas Income

Runnels County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,226$58,033
Families$50,677$66,911
Married Families$61,474$
Non Families$22,988$32,057

Runnels County, Texas Marital Status

Runnels County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Runnels County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Runnels 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.

Runnels County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Runnels County, Texas Veterans

Runnels County, Texas Veterans by War

675

Number of Veterans

615

Male Veterans

60

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam219
First Gulf War133
Korea86
Second Gulf War79
World War II59

Runnels County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+236
65 to 74144
55 to 64129
35 to 54120
18 to 3446

Runnels County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6228.64%
Hispanic823.44%
Black4235.59%
2 or More76.25%
Other41.44%

Runnels County, Texas Veterans by Education

10.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Runnels County, Texas Employment Status

Runnels County, Texas Employment by Age

53.2%

Labor Force Participation

51.5%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Runnels County, Texas Employment by Race

Runnels County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Runnels County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ballinger37683731-37-0.98%
Winters25642534-30-1.17%
Miles85886460.70%
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