Travis County, Texas Population 2018

Travis County, Texas's estimated population is 1,226,698 with a growth rate of 6.84% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Travis County, Texas is the 5th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20171,226,69878,5226.84%
20161,148,176-56,406-4.68%
20161,204,58226,2902.23%
20151,178,29226,9052.34%
20141,151,38729,4272.62%
20131,121,96025,4252.32%
20121,096,53534,8483.28%
20111,061,68731,1653.02%
20101,030,522454,11578.78%
1990576,407156,83437.38%
1980419,573124,05741.98%
1970295,51683,38039.30%
1960212,13651,15631.78%
1950160,98049,92744.96%
1940111,05333,27642.78%
193077,77720,16134.99%
192057,6161,9963.59%
191055,6208,23417.38%
190047,38611,06430.46%
189036,3229,29434.39%
188027,02813,875105.49%
187013,1535,07362.78%
18608,0804,942157.49%
18503,1380.00%

Travis County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White874,352
Black or African American95,335
Asian71,203
Some Other Race64,335
Two or More Races36,812
American Indian and Alaska Native5,235
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander904

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

Travis 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

Travis County, Texas Median Age

33.3


Total

32.9


Male

33.7


Female

Travis County, Texas Adults

There are 884,096 adults, (97,595 of which are seniors) in Travis County, Texas.

Travis County, Texas Age Dependency

46

Age Dependency Ratio

12.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Travis County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

569,977

49.64%

Male

578,199

50.36%

Travis County, Texas Households and Families

Travis County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Travis County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74%26%
All52%48%
Male46%54%
Female40%60%
Non Family34.3%65.7%

52.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Travis County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All437,8312.5752
Non Family189,7251.4834.3
Married182,9833.3474
Female46,7033.640
Male18,4203.4746

3.3

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Travis County, Texas Households

Travis County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade49,0706.39%
9th to 12th Grade41,8515.45%
High School Graduate130,62917.01%
Some College147,69419.24%
Associates Degree41,9325.46%
Bachelors Degree227,39129.62%
Graduate Degree129,22016.83%

Travis County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White428,813417,182256,211
Hispanic217,646149,10446,473
Black60,94354,66315,515
Asian48,02043,85932,201
Other Race38,47523,1884,701
Multiple Races16,92515,6417,532
Native American3,4693,058986
Islander574546116

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 97.29%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 67.06%.

Travis County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,350$45,056$34,875
Less Than High School$21,036$23,885$15,642
High School Grad$26,692$28,698$24,608
Some College$35,359$40,474$30,432
Bachelors Degree$50,687$62,153$43,106
Graduate Degree$70,191$90,158$54,598

$40,350

Average Earnings

$45,056

Average Male

$34,875

Average Female

Travis County, Texas Language

Travis County, Texas Language by Age

Travis County, Texas Language

68.52% of Travis County, Texas residents speak only English, while 31.48% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 24.03% of the population.

Travis County, Texas Poverty

Travis County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic381,18790,81023.82%
White557,45447,5418.53%
Black91,80519,78621.55%
Other63,58616,95826.67%
Asian70,2639,32613.27%
Multiple36,0845,33214.78%
Native5,17187816.98%
Islander89415917.79%

15.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.11%

Male Poverty Rate

16.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Travis County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Travis County, Texas is Other, with 26.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Travis County, Texas is White, with 8.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.22%.

Travis County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.66%
High School14.73%
Some College9.49%
Bachelors or Greater4.81%

Travis County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.66%
Male Unemployed30.19%
Female Employed9.15%
Male Employed6.97%

Travis County, Texas Income

Travis County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,422$92,537
Families$81,822$113,896
Married Families$100,938$134,678
Non Families$46,338$61,694

Travis County, Texas Marital Status

Travis County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.2%

Male Marriage Rate

43.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Travis County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Travis 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.

Travis County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Travis County, Texas Veterans

Travis County, Texas Veterans by War

51,787

Number of Veterans

45,709

Male Veterans

6,078

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam17,110
First Gulf War12,824
Second Gulf War11,927
Korea3,566
World War II2,287

Travis County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 5414,842
65 to 7410,854
55 to 649,722
75+8,635
18 to 347,734

Travis County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White40,9376.00%
Hispanic7,9293.01%
Black7,1249.91%
Other1,3682.98%
2 or More1,2545.99%
Asian8351.46%
Indian1543.99%
Hawaiian11518.98%

Travis County, Texas Veterans by Education

5.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Travis County, Texas Employment Status

Travis County, Texas Employment by Age

72.2%

Labor Force Participation

68.4%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Travis County, Texas Employment by Race

Travis County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Travis County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Austin 81104594789013684516.87%
Round Rock 1000011208922089120.89%
Cedar Park 51731689181718733.22%
Pflugerville 48366592451087922.49%
Leander 26452427611630961.66%
Lakeway1164614641299525.72%
Elgin 81309323119314.67%
Manor51918423323262.26%
Lago Vista608266275458.96%
Bee Cave39546535258165.28%
West Lake Hills3076338631010.08%
The Hills244425531094.46%
Jonestown1812202821611.92%
Briarcliff1435166422915.96%
Rollingwood1412156215010.62%
Mustang Ridge 82893410612.80%
Point Venture80091911914.87%
Sunset Valley648696487.41%
Volente5205896913.27%
San Leanna495531367.27%
Webberville3694296016.26%
Creedmoor201219188.96%
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