Waller County, Texas Population 2018

Waller County, Texas's estimated population is 51,307 with a growth rate of 9.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Waller County, Texas is the 64th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201751,3074,2589.05%
201647,049-3,009-6.01%
201650,0581,4192.92%
201548,6391,8413.93%
201446,7981,3853.05%
201345,4131,0602.39%
201244,3532650.60%
201144,0885751.32%
201043,51320,12386.03%
199023,3903,59218.14%
198019,7985,51338.59%
197014,2852,21418.34%
196012,0711100.92%
195011,9611,68116.35%
194010,2802662.66%
193010,014-278-2.70%
192010,292-1,846-15.21%
191012,138-2,108-14.80%
190014,2463,35830.84%
189010,8881,86420.66%
18809,0240.00%

Waller County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White31,581
Black or African American11,946
Some Other Race1,819
Two or More Races1,146
Asian401
American Indian and Alaska Native138
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander18

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

Waller County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15% Male Population0%5%10%15% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Waller County, Texas Median Age

28.8


Total

28.3


Male

29.6


Female

Waller County, Texas Adults

There are 35,757 adults, (5,364 of which are seniors) in Waller County, Texas.

Waller County, Texas Age Dependency

55

Age Dependency Ratio

17.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Waller County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

23,529

50.01%

Male

23,520

49.99%

Waller County, Texas Households and Families

Waller County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Waller County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.2%16.8%
All68.4%31.6%
Male58%42%
Non Family55.5%44.5%
Female40.6%59.4%

68.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Waller County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,0822.9768.4
Married7,4493.5283.2
Non Family3,8931.4255.5
Female1,8403.8140.6
Male9003.4158

3.46

Average Family Size

2.97

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Waller County, Texas Households

Waller County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,89811.43%
9th to 12th Grade2,58210.19%
High School Graduate7,73430.51%
Some College5,73522.63%
Associates Degree1,6466.49%
Bachelors Degree3,42313.51%
Graduate Degree1,3285.24%

Waller County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,41713,1703,745
Hispanic6,4593,001382
Black3,9963,254467
Other Race1,00845975
Multiple Races26721651
Asian263242129
Native American1035221

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 92.02%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 49.05%.

Waller County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,191$41,307$27,345
Less Than High School$25,616$31,707$11,322
High School Grad$29,362$33,029$23,551
Some College$41,064$58,617$31,964
Bachelors Degree$53,778$81,500$42,222
Graduate Degree$56,757$100,268$52,269

$36,191

Average Earnings

$41,307

Average Male

$27,345

Average Female

Waller County, Texas Language

Waller County, Texas Language by Age

Waller County, Texas Language

75.40% of Waller County, Texas residents speak only English, while 24.60% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.17% of the population.

Waller County, Texas Poverty

Waller County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic13,0673,61127.63%
Black8,2982,78833.60%
White19,6381,4617.44%
Other1,73533319.19%
Multiple98429730.18%
Native1383525.36%
Asian310216.77%

19.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.07%

Male Poverty Rate

21.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waller County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Waller County, Texas is Black, with 33.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Waller County, Texas is Asian, with 6.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.83%.

Waller County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.31%
High School15.24%
Some College7.09%
Bachelors or Greater3.57%

Waller County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed49.83%
Male Unemployed29.15%
Female Employed11.15%
Male Employed10.01%

Waller County, Texas Income

Waller County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,508$72,273
Families$67,044$83,150
Married Families$76,801$94,530
Non Families$30,620$39,749

Waller County, Texas Marital Status

Waller County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.1%

Male Marriage Rate

42.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Waller County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Waller County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Waller County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Waller County, Texas Veterans

Waller County, Texas Veterans by War

2,054

Number of Veterans

1,855

Male Veterans

199

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam846
First Gulf War293
Second Gulf War245
Korea157
World War II97

Waller County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74650
55 to 64429
75+418
35 to 54352
18 to 34205

Waller County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6997.34%
Black3193.07%
Hispanic2072.48%
Asian236.85%
Indian76.54%
Other60.49%

Waller County, Texas Veterans by Education

4.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waller County, Texas Employment Status

Waller County, Texas Employment by Age

60.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.1%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Waller County, Texas Employment by Race

Waller County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Waller County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Katy 1410917116300721.31%
Hempstead57717457168629.22%
Prairie View5571644287115.63%
Brookshire4702523353111.29%
Waller 2330276743718.76%
Pine Island977110012312.59%
Pattison4765608417.65%
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