Terry County, Texas Population 2018

Terry County, Texas's estimated population is 12,715 with a growth rate of -0.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Terry County, Texas is the 153rd largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201712,715-9-0.07%
201612,724-102-0.80%
201612,826710.56%
201512,755-27-0.21%
201412,782870.69%
201312,695850.67%
201212,610-35-0.28%
201112,645-35-0.28%
201012,680-538-4.07%
199013,218-1,363-9.35%
198014,5814633.28%
197014,118-2,168-13.31%
196016,2863,17924.25%
195013,1071,94717.45%
194011,1602,27725.63%
19308,8836,647297.27%
19202,23676251.70%
19101,4741,4262970.83%
19004827128.57%
1890210.00%

Terry County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,083
Some Other Race683
Black or African American654
Two or More Races245
American Indian and Alaska Native59

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

Terry 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

Terry County, Texas Median Age

34.3


Total

32.9


Male

36.1


Female

Terry County, Texas Adults

There are 9,276 adults, (1,845 of which are seniors) in Terry County, Texas.

Terry County, Texas Age Dependency

71.1

Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Terry County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

5,960

46.84%

Male

6,764

53.16%

Terry County, Texas Households and Families

Terry County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Terry County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.3%14.7%
All71.8%28.2%
Non Family69.4%30.6%
Male57.9%42.1%
Female41.2%58.8%

71.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Terry County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,2142.7571.8
Married2,0493.4385.3
Non Family1,1981.1269.4
Female6653.2941.2
Male3023.4557.9

3.31

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Terry County, Texas Households

Terry County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,42917.73%
9th to 12th Grade1,05513.09%
High School Graduate2,50631.08%
Some College1,59319.76%
Associates Degree5016.21%
Bachelors Degree6528.09%
Graduate Degree3264.04%

Terry County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,8683,256728
Hispanic3,7831,963184
Other Race4631905
Black36632966
Multiple Races937212
Native American5440

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 89.89%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 18.82%.

Terry County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,210$32,708$17,708
Less Than High School$17,953$26,225$13,234
High School Grad$30,654$40,326$20,160
Some College$30,011$40,763$25,250
Bachelors Degree$49,112$54,653$47,500
Graduate Degree$46,029$$

$27,210

Average Earnings

$32,708

Average Male

$17,708

Average Female

Terry County, Texas Language

Terry County, Texas Language by Age

Terry County, Texas Language

61.31% of Terry County, Texas residents speak only English, while 38.69% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 32.80% of the population.

Terry County, Texas Poverty

Terry County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic6,2381,08217.35%
White4,9504118.30%
Other62215224.44%
Black38313334.73%
Multiple2053617.56%
Native402152.50%

13.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.76%

Male Poverty Rate

15.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Terry County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Terry County, Texas is Native, with 52.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Terry County, Texas is White, with 8.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.15%.

Terry County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.89%
High School10.76%
Some College3.80%
Bachelors or Greater3.05%

Terry County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed21.11%
Female Unemployed8.86%
Female Employed8.09%
Male Employed6.50%

Terry County, Texas Income

Terry County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,407$64,247
Families$44,544$75,302
Married Families$59,657$
Non Families$24,535$32,358

Terry County, Texas Marital Status

Terry County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Terry County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Terry 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.

Terry County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Terry County, Texas Veterans

Terry County, Texas Veterans by War

426

Number of Veterans

415

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam113
First Gulf War89
World War II57
Second Gulf War43
Korea7

Terry County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54124
65 to 74113
75+109
55 to 6459
18 to 3421

Terry County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3774.65%
Hispanic531.17%
Black398.04%
2 or More108.85%

Terry County, Texas Veterans by Education

8.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Terry County, Texas Employment Status

Terry County, Texas Employment by Age

51.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.1%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Terry County, Texas Employment by Race

Terry County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Terry County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Brownfield965797791221.26%
Meadow59359630.51%
Wellman20320410.49%
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