Travis County, Texas Population 2018

Travis County, Texas's estimated population is 1,226,698 with a growth rate of 1.84% 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
20171,176,584-50,114-4.09%
20171,226,69822,1161.84%
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
White881,405
Black or African American97,298
Some Other Race78,192
Asian75,333
Two or More Races38,212
American Indian and Alaska Native5,446
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander698

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

Travis County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

10,00020,00030,00040,00050,00060,000 Male Population10,00020,00030,00040,00050,00060,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Travis County, Texas Median Age

33.6


Total

33.2


Male

34.1


Female

Travis County, Texas Adults

There are 909,379 adults, (104,344 of whom are seniors) in Travis County, Texas.

Travis County, Texas Age Dependency

46.2

Age Dependency Ratio

13

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Travis County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

583,265

49.57%

Male

593,319

50.43%

Travis County, Texas Households and Families

Travis County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Travis County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.6%26.4%
All52.3%47.7%
Male47.7%52.3%
Female41.4%58.6%
Non Family34.3%65.7%

52.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Travis County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All447,5612.5852.3
Non Family193,0851.4934.3
Married190,6193.3373.6
Female45,7473.6241.4
Male18,1103.5647.7

3.3

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

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 Grade48,2566.07%
9th to 12th Grade41,0805.17%
High School Graduate135,67117.06%
Some College148,38018.66%
Associates Degree44,4605.59%
Bachelors Degree240,38030.23%
Graduate Degree136,99617.23%

Travis County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White440,053428,525266,906
Hispanic227,283160,55051,511
Black63,37057,11016,985
Asian51,41447,00135,293
Other Race46,67930,1625,886
Multiple Races17,96916,4227,966
Native American3,7883,3961,146
Islander41338568

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 97.38%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 68.64%.

Travis County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,763$47,186$36,579
Less Than High School$22,063$25,318$16,647
High School Grad$27,813$30,323$25,123
Some College$36,398$41,289$31,418
Bachelors Degree$52,015$63,709$45,370
Graduate Degree$72,521$93,286$55,858

$41,763

Average Earnings

$47,186

Average Male

$36,579

Average Female

Travis County, Texas Language

Travis County, Texas Language by Age

Travis County, Texas Language

68.38% of Travis County, Texas residents speak only English, while 31.62% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.91% of the population.

Travis County, Texas Poverty

Travis County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic392,74483,84921.35%
White567,36244,9167.92%
Other77,52018,67324.09%
Black93,45017,94719.20%
Asian74,4359,90513.31%
Multiple37,4694,74512.66%
Native5,39971613.26%
Islander68915923.08%

13.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.78%

Male Poverty Rate

14.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Travis County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Travis County, Texas is Other, with 24.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Travis County, Texas is White, with 7.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.99%.

Travis County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.25%
High School14.37%
Some College9.04%
Bachelors or Greater4.63%

Travis County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.15%
Male Unemployed28.38%
Female Employed8.42%
Male Employed6.34%

Travis County, Texas Income

Travis County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$68,350$97,908
Families$87,167$119,949
Married Families$104,641$140,416
Non Families$49,177$65,926

Travis County, Texas Marital Status

Travis County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.5%

Male Marriage Rate

43.5%

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


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

Travis County, Texas Veterans

Travis County, Texas Veterans by War

51,893

Number of Veterans

45,697

Male Veterans

6,196

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam16,970
Second Gulf War13,105
First Gulf War12,320
Korea3,420
World War II1,882

Travis County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 5414,395
65 to 7411,036
55 to 649,868
75+8,649
18 to 347,945

Travis County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White40,7055.88%
Hispanic9,2083.38%
Black6,9229.31%
Other1,8093.32%
2 or More1,2975.92%
Asian8281.36%
Indian2606.05%
Hawaiian7214.31%

Travis County, Texas Veterans by Education

6.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Travis County, Texas Employment Status

Travis County, Texas Employment by Age

72.3%

Labor Force Participation

69.1%

Employment Rate

4.5%

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