Swisher County, Texas Population 2018

Swisher County, Texas's estimated population is 7,515 with a growth rate of -1.62% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Swisher County, Texas is the 185th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177,515-124-1.62%
20167,6391992.67%
20167,440-41-0.55%
20157,481-71-0.94%
20147,552-165-2.14%
20137,717-125-1.59%
20127,842420.54%
20117,800-113-1.43%
20107,913-220-2.71%
19908,133-1,590-16.35%
19809,723-650-6.27%
197010,373-234-2.21%
196010,6072,35828.59%
19508,2491,72126.36%
19406,528-815-11.10%
19307,3432,95567.34%
19204,3883769.37%
19104,0122,785226.98%
19001,2271,1271127.00%
1890100962400.00%
188040.00%

Swisher County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,359
Black or African American450
Two or More Races404
Some Other Race234
American Indian and Alaska Native171
Asian16
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander5

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

Swisher County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Swisher County, Texas Median Age

35.4


Total

33.7


Male

37.5


Female

Swisher County, Texas Adults

There are 5,683 adults, (1,367 of which are seniors) in Swisher County, Texas.

Swisher County, Texas Age Dependency

77.1

Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Swisher County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

3,675

48.11%

Male

3,964

51.89%

Swisher County, Texas Households and Families

Swisher County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Swisher County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.3%15.7%
All70.8%29.2%
Non Family69.3%30.7%
Male57%43%
Female31.6%68.4%

70.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Swisher County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6302.6670.8
Married1,3813.1284.3
Non Family7341.169.3
Female4083.7931.6
Male1073.0657

3.19

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Swisher County, Texas Households

Swisher County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3737.40%
9th to 12th Grade60912.08%
High School Graduate1,87337.16%
Some College1,22024.20%
Associates Degree2194.34%
Bachelors Degree54810.87%
Graduate Degree1993.95%

Swisher County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,7802,573643
Hispanic1,8651,19579
Black25217813
Other Race15590
Multiple Races15510320
Native American9268
Asian141411
Islander5

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 78.57%.

Swisher County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,856$36,348$21,520
Less Than High School$21,696$30,625$12,446
High School Grad$28,731$35,039$17,500
Some College$28,906$37,917$19,267
Bachelors Degree$41,667$37,813$46,667
Graduate Degree$55,096$62,976$41,250

$29,856

Average Earnings

$36,348

Average Male

$21,520

Average Female

Swisher County, Texas Language

Swisher County, Texas Language by Age

Swisher County, Texas Language

75.29% of Swisher County, Texas residents speak only English, while 24.71% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 24.50% of the population.

Swisher County, Texas Poverty

Swisher County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,9771,03134.63%
White3,53340111.35%
Multiple30717657.33%
Black32015849.38%
Other2346829.06%
Native1116255.86%

23.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.48%

Male Poverty Rate

27.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Swisher County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Swisher County, Texas is Multiple, with 57.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Swisher County, Texas is White, with 11.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.99%.

Swisher County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.74%
High School19.73%
Some College11.65%
Bachelors or Greater2.39%

Swisher County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed29.13%
Female Unemployed17.78%
Female Employed13.97%
Male Employed8.53%

Swisher County, Texas Income

Swisher County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,167$50,181
Families$47,857$59,804
Married Families$60,660$
Non Families$18,500$22,400

Swisher County, Texas Marital Status

Swisher County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.4%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Swisher County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Swisher County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Swisher County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Swisher County, Texas Veterans

Swisher County, Texas Veterans by War

488

Number of Veterans

471

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam233
Second Gulf War68
First Gulf War59
World War II56
Korea28

Swisher County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74139
75+113
55 to 64105
35 to 5470
18 to 3461

Swisher County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4379.00%
Hispanic1326.14%
Black3811.34%
2 or More105.18%
Other21.26%
Asian17.14%

Swisher County, Texas Veterans by Education

10.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Swisher County, Texas Employment Status

Swisher County, Texas Employment by Age

49.1%

Labor Force Participation

46.6%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Swisher County, Texas Employment by Race

Swisher County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Swisher County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Tulia49674717-250-5.03%
Kress715681-34-4.76%
Happy 678651-27-3.98%
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