Tarrant County, Texas Population 2018

Tarrant County, Texas's estimated population is 2,054,475 with a growth rate of 5.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tarrant County, Texas is the 3rd largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,054,475106,9465.49%
20161,947,529-74,217-3.67%
20162,021,74638,1041.92%
20151,983,64238,2641.97%
20141,945,37832,2451.69%
20131,913,13330,7341.63%
20121,882,39934,5241.87%
20111,847,87530,4581.68%
20101,817,417647,31455.32%
19901,170,103309,22335.92%
1980860,880144,56320.18%
1970716,317177,82233.02%
1960538,495177,24249.06%
1950361,253135,73260.19%
1940225,52127,96814.16%
1930197,55344,75329.29%
1920152,80044,22840.74%
1910108,57256,196107.29%
190052,37611,23427.31%
189041,14216,47166.76%
188024,67118,883326.24%
18705,788-232-3.85%
18606,0205,356806.63%
18506640.00%

Tarrant County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White1,360,100
Black or African American304,741
Some Other Race113,478
Asian98,095
Two or More Races59,203
American Indian and Alaska Native8,629
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3,283

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

Tarrant 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

Tarrant County, Texas Median Age

34.1


Total

33.1


Male

35


Female

Tarrant County, Texas Adults

There are 1,419,749 adults, (198,648 of which are seniors) in Tarrant County, Texas.

Tarrant County, Texas Age Dependency

59.5

Age Dependency Ratio

16.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Tarrant County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

994,195

51.05%

Male

953,334

48.95%

Tarrant County, Texas Households and Families

Tarrant County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tarrant County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.9%22.1%
All60.4%39.6%
Male47.1%52.9%
Non Family42.9%57.1%
Female41.7%58.3%

60.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tarrant County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All682,9672.8260.4
Married339,9513.4877.9
Non Family209,1901.2642.9
Female97,2403.5141.7
Male36,5863.6747.1

3.41

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tarrant County, Texas Households

Tarrant County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade85,2036.90%
9th to 12th Grade97,3407.88%
High School Graduate292,56323.68%
Some College292,24423.65%
Associates Degree88,4587.16%
Bachelors Degree255,46720.68%
Graduate Degree124,27510.06%

Tarrant County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White687,036648,242265,027
Hispanic280,259168,01234,530
Black183,007164,46845,404
Asian65,35154,11028,272
Other Race61,68132,6904,955
Multiple Races22,03419,2807,132
Native American5,9064,8871,294
Islander2,1251,828203

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.35%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 43.26%.

Tarrant County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,832$45,319$32,158
Less Than High School$22,364$26,103$16,629
High School Grad$30,113$35,293$24,359
Some College$37,718$46,036$31,611
Bachelors Degree$53,043$65,388$47,013
Graduate Degree$68,598$86,752$56,385

$38,832

Average Earnings

$45,319

Average Male

$32,158

Average Female

Tarrant County, Texas Language

Tarrant County, Texas Language by Age

Tarrant County, Texas Language

71.55% of Tarrant County, Texas residents speak only English, while 28.45% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.11% of the population.

Tarrant County, Texas Poverty

Tarrant County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic536,818119,66022.29%
White944,30071,4667.57%
Black299,28465,89422.02%
Other112,30825,88023.04%
Asian97,39412,83613.18%
Multiple58,4098,43614.44%
Native8,4431,38316.38%
Islander3,22039512.27%

14.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.29%

Male Poverty Rate

15.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tarrant County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tarrant County, Texas is Other, with 23.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tarrant County, Texas is White, with 7.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.35%.

Tarrant County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.23%
High School13.68%
Some College8.60%
Bachelors or Greater3.96%

Tarrant County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.12%
Male Unemployed26.29%
Female Employed7.49%
Male Employed6.35%

Tarrant County, Texas Income

Tarrant County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,373$82,118
Families$71,446$94,251
Married Families$87,885$111,727
Non Families$38,091$50,812

Tarrant County, Texas Marital Status

Tarrant County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.4%

Male Marriage Rate

47.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Tarrant County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Tarrant 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 35To44.

Tarrant County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Tarrant County, Texas Veterans

Tarrant County, Texas Veterans by War

110,560

Number of Veterans

100,005

Male Veterans

10,555

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam37,038
First Gulf War27,772
Second Gulf War22,487
Korea7,793
World War II4,251

Tarrant County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 5432,723
65 to 7423,855
55 to 6422,753
75+17,897
18 to 3413,332

Tarrant County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White87,9028.67%
Black16,4017.62%
Hispanic10,9013.18%
2 or More2,2007.77%
Asian1,5962.13%
Other1,5782.09%
Indian5537.99%
Hawaiian33013.43%

Tarrant County, Texas Veterans by Education

5.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tarrant County, Texas Employment Status

Tarrant County, Texas Employment by Age

68.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.2%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Tarrant County, Texas Employment by Race

Tarrant County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Tarrant County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Fort Worth 74497385411310914014.65%
Arlington365399392772273737.49%
Grand Prairie 175484190682151988.66%
Flower Mound 6467873547886913.71%
North Richland Hills6334369798645510.19%
Mansfield 5635865631927316.45%
Euless512805476934896.80%
Grapevine 4633451971563712.17%
Bedford469944952825345.39%
Keller3962746646701917.71%
Burleson 3672945016828722.56%
Haltom City423894436119724.65%
Hurst373353916018254.89%
Southlake 2657530991441616.62%
Colleyville2280526152334714.68%
Watauga234972462911324.82%
Benbrook212302294817188.09%
Saginaw1980622526272013.73%
White Settlement161161720410886.75%
Crowley 1283814969213116.60%
Forest Hill12355129475924.79%
Trophy Club 803012166413651.51%
Azle 1089912064116510.69%
Richland Hills778781213344.29%
Kennedale67347840110616.42%
Roanoke 59627804184230.90%
River Oaks741677403244.37%
Everman610863742664.35%
Sansom Park468048721924.10%
Lake Worth457748712946.42%
Edgecliff Village277630062308.29%
Reno 2488279230412.22%
Westworth Village2472272225010.11%
Pantego239425441506.27%
Blue Mound239324971044.35%
Dalworthington Gardens225923831245.49%
Haslet 1517181730019.78%
Pelican Bay154516471026.60%
Lakeside13071396896.81%
Westlake 994137938538.73%
Newark 1007111310610.53%
Westover Hills663707446.64%
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