Upshur County, Texas Population 2018

Upshur County, Texas's estimated population is 41,281 with a growth rate of 1.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Upshur County, Texas is the 79th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201740,506-775-1.88%
201741,2814171.02%
201640,8644831.20%
201540,3811360.34%
201440,2454881.23%
201339,757-163-0.41%
201239,9201870.47%
201139,7333530.90%
201039,3808,01025.53%
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, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White34,337
Black or African American3,661
Some Other Race1,372
Two or More Races734
American Indian and Alaska Native311
Asian91

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

Upshur County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Upshur County, Texas Median Age

40.7


Total

39.5


Male

42.3


Female

Upshur County, Texas Adults

There are 30,797 adults, (6,966 of whom are seniors) in Upshur County, Texas.

Upshur County, Texas Age Dependency

70

Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Upshur County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

20,471

50.54%

Male

20,035

49.46%

Upshur County, Texas Households and Families

Upshur County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Upshur County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.7%14.3%
All77%23%
Non Family70.5%29.5%
Male63.7%36.3%
Female54.5%45.5%

77.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Upshur County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,0612.8477
Married7,7773.4385.7
Non Family4,1571.2270.5
Female1,3953.8454.5
Male7323.9263.7

3.42

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Upshur County, Texas Households

Upshur County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5625.69%
9th to 12th Grade2,97310.82%
High School Graduate9,28633.80%
Some College7,08025.77%
Associates Degree1,9327.03%
Bachelors Degree3,25511.85%
Graduate Degree1,3825.03%

Upshur County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,12719,9424,100
Black2,2981,890410
Hispanic1,54369488
Other Race76026634
Multiple Races29722029
Native American194178
Asian444444

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Upshur County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,354$41,585$24,158
Less Than High School$23,929$27,157$14,269
High School Grad$28,027$39,449$17,851
Some College$34,904$47,588$25,590
Bachelors Degree$45,506$49,583$41,480
Graduate Degree$44,439$51,964$41,250

$32,354

Average Earnings

$41,585

Average Male

$24,158

Average Female

Upshur County, Texas Language

Upshur County, Texas Language by Age

Upshur County, Texas Language

93.26% of Upshur County, Texas residents speak only English, while 6.74% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.30% of the population.

Upshur County, Texas Poverty

Upshur County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White32,2683,75711.64%
Hispanic3,18884626.54%
Black3,51576021.62%
Multiple73425334.47%
Other1,36416311.95%
Native3116019.29%

13.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.97%

Male Poverty Rate

15.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Upshur County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Upshur County, Texas is Multiple, with 34.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Upshur County, Texas is White, with 11.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.12%.

Upshur County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.96%
High School13.13%
Some College8.90%
Bachelors or Greater3.46%

Upshur County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.26%
Male Unemployed18.97%
Female Employed6.72%
Male Employed5.65%

Upshur County, Texas Income

Upshur County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,796$64,582
Families$62,906$74,400
Married Families$68,145$80,868
Non Families$23,785$38,041

Upshur County, Texas Marital Status

Upshur County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Upshur County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Upshur 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.

Upshur County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Upshur County, Texas Veterans

Upshur County, Texas Veterans by War

2,794

Number of Veterans

2,537

Male Veterans

257

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam945
First Gulf War624
Second Gulf War463
Korea296
World War II98

Upshur County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54679
75+631
65 to 74618
55 to 64510
18 to 34356

Upshur County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,5049.46%
Black2107.64%
Hispanic371.88%
2 or More3410.24%
Other272.85%
Indian197.57%

Upshur County, Texas Veterans by Education

4.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Upshur County, Texas Employment Status

Upshur County, Texas Employment by Age

57.1%

Labor Force Participation

52.3%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Upshur County, Texas Employment by Race

Upshur County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Upshur County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Gladewater 64356427-8-0.12%
Gilmer489652163206.54%
Big Sandy13431382392.90%
Ore City11431204615.34%
Clarksville City 866895293.35%
East Mountain 791823324.05%
Union Grove359370113.06%
Warren City 298297-1-0.34%
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