Runnels County, Texas Population 2018

Runnels County, Texas's estimated population is 10,266 with a growth rate of -1.39% 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
201710,266-145-1.39%
201610,4111561.52%
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
White9,479
Some Other Race403
Two or More Races192
Black or African American141
Asian139
American Indian and Alaska Native57

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

Runnels 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

Runnels County, Texas Median Age

41.8


Total

40.2


Male

44.2


Female

Runnels County, Texas Adults

There are 7,933 adults, (2,165 of which are seniors) in Runnels County, Texas.

Runnels County, Texas Age Dependency

80.4

Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Runnels County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

5,230

50.24%

Male

5,181

49.76%

Runnels County, Texas Households and Families

Runnels County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Runnels County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.9%16.1%
All74.3%25.7%
Non Family66%34%
Male62.9%37.1%
Female58.3%41.7%

74.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Runnels County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7922.6974.3
Married2,0043.0383.9
Non Family1,0521.1566
Female4293.8258.3
Male3074.162.9

3.18

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

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 Grade6699.49%
9th to 12th Grade82411.69%
High School Graduate2,55836.29%
Some College1,43220.31%
Associates Degree2884.09%
Bachelors Degree1,01414.39%
Graduate Degree2643.75%

Runnels County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,8474,2571,140
Hispanic1,9341,13199
Other Race29315145
Multiple Races10468
Black9955
Asian895239
Native American2415

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.83%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 43.82%.

Runnels County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,427$37,479$21,701
Less Than High School$19,360$26,890$16,016
High School Grad$25,310$33,333$17,108
Some College$31,943$36,968$23,810
Bachelors Degree$47,475$49,483$45,821
Graduate Degree$53,583$95,662$51,071

$30,427

Average Earnings

$37,479

Average Male

$21,701

Average Female

Runnels County, Texas Language

Runnels County, Texas Language by Age

Runnels County, Texas Language

88.72% of Runnels County, Texas residents speak only English, while 11.28% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.27% of the population.

Runnels County, Texas Poverty

Runnels County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,35796015.10%
Hispanic3,40877222.65%
Other3888221.13%
Multiple1925930.73%
Native573866.67%
Black1362921.32%
Asian139139.35%

17.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.08%

Male Poverty Rate

20.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Runnels County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Runnels County, Texas is Native, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Runnels County, Texas is Asian, with 9.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.74%.

Runnels County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.19%
High School19.53%
Bachelors or Greater8.72%
Some College7.62%

Runnels County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.00%
Male Unemployed28.39%
Female Employed12.67%
Male Employed7.36%

Runnels County, Texas Income

Runnels County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,339$59,007
Families$48,660$68,380
Married Families$60,313$
Non Families$21,556$31,046

Runnels County, Texas Marital Status

Runnels County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

51.6%

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 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Runnels County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Runnels County, Texas Veterans

Runnels County, Texas Veterans by War

718

Number of Veterans

657

Male Veterans

61

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam283
First Gulf War110
World War II95
Korea85
Second Gulf War73

Runnels County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+245
65 to 74188
55 to 64167
35 to 5481
18 to 3437

Runnels County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6749.31%
Hispanic933.94%
Black4040.00%
Other41.25%

Runnels County, Texas Veterans by Education

6.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Runnels County, Texas Employment Status

Runnels County, Texas Employment by Age

54.4%

Labor Force Participation

51.9%

Employment Rate

4.6%

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