Sterling County, Texas Population 2018

Sterling County, Texas's estimated population is 1,295 with a growth rate of -4.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sterling County, Texas is the 244th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20171,139-156-12.05%
20171,295-56-4.15%
20161,351201.50%
20151,331-4-0.30%
20141,3351098.89%
20131,226393.29%
20121,187181.54%
20111,169322.81%
20101,137-301-20.93%
19901,43823219.24%
19801,20615014.20%
19701,056-121-10.28%
19601,177-105-8.19%
19501,282-122-8.69%
19401,404-27-1.89%
19301,43137835.90%
19201,053-440-29.47%
19101,49336632.48%
19001,1270.00%

Sterling County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White1,043
Some Other Race76
Two or More Races17
Black or African American3

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

Sterling County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

20406080 Male Population20406080 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Sterling County, Texas Median Age

42.4


Total

34.4


Male

44.7


Female

Sterling County, Texas Adults

There are 810 adults, (182 of whom are seniors) in Sterling County, Texas.

Sterling County, Texas Age Dependency

81.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Sterling County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

531

46.62%

Male

608

53.38%

Sterling County, Texas Households and Families

Sterling County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Sterling County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
All85.1%14.9%
Married83%17%
Non Family81.3%18.8%
Female74.2%25.8%

85.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sterling County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4622.3885.1
Married2182.8983
Non Family1281.0981.3
Male852.25100
Female314.4574.2

2.83

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sterling County, Texas Households

Sterling County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7910.14%
9th to 12th Grade313.98%
High School Graduate35145.06%
Some College12115.53%
Associates Degree303.85%
Bachelors Degree10313.22%
Graduate Degree648.22%

Sterling County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White492453167
Hispanic267199
Other Race6849
Multiple Races1717
Black3

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 33.94%.

Sterling County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,482$51,200$29,276
Less Than High School$40,083$41,083$
High School Grad$65,149$67,143$28,558
Some College$39,531$39,688$34,750
Bachelors Degree$45,089$45,682$
Graduate Degree$$$

$43,482

Average Earnings

$51,200

Average Male

$29,276

Average Female

Sterling County, Texas Language

Sterling County, Texas Language by Age

Sterling County, Texas Language

71.83% of Sterling County, Texas residents speak only English, while 28.17% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 28.17% of the population.

Sterling County, Texas Poverty

Sterling County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White62514022.40%
Hispanic4504510.00%
Other761114.47%

16.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.41%

Male Poverty Rate

16.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sterling County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sterling County, Texas is White, with 22.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sterling County, Texas is Hispanic, with 10.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.56%.

Sterling County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.63%
High School11.68%
Bachelors or Greater9.32%
Some College0.00%

Sterling County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Employed5.08%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male UnemployedNaN%
Male Employed8.18%

Sterling County, Texas Income

Sterling County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,000$59,794
Families$68,348$71,166
Married Families$69,107$
Non Families$25,800$29,652

Sterling County, Texas Marital Status

Sterling County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.9%

Male Marriage Rate

51.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Sterling County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Sterling County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20To34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Sterling County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Sterling County, Texas Veterans

Sterling County, Texas Veterans by War

36

Number of Veterans

36

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam10
First Gulf War8
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

Sterling County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 6421
35 to 548
65 to 747
75+
18 to 34

Sterling County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White364.99%
Hispanic113.97%

Sterling County, Texas Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sterling County, Texas Employment Status

Sterling County, Texas Employment by Age

61.7%

Labor Force Participation

60%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Sterling County, Texas Employment by Race

Sterling County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sterling County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sterling City888106217419.59%
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