Upshur County Population 2017

Upshur County's estimated population is 40,969 with a growth rate of 1.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Upshur County is the 79th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201640,9694881.21%
201540,4811980.49%
201440,2834861.22%
201339,797-146-0.37%
201239,9431890.48%
201139,7543770.96%
201039,3778,00725.52%
199031,3702,7759.70%
198028,5957,61936.32%
197020,9761,1835.98%
196019,793-1,029-4.94%
195020,822-5,356-20.46%
194026,1783,88117.41%
193022,297-175-0.78%
192022,4722,51212.59%
191019,9603,69422.71%
190016,2663,57128.13%
189012,6952,42923.66%
188010,266-1,773-14.73%
187012,0391,39413.10%
186010,6457,251213.64%
18503,3940.00%

Upshur County Population Growth

Population Data via

Upshur County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White35,61086.92%
Black or African American3,4028.30%
Two or More Races8272.02%
American Indian and Alaska Native4211.03%
Asian2040.50%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander170.04%

Upshur County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Upshur County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Gilmer489652163206.54%
Big Sandy13431382392.90%
Ore City11431204615.34%
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