Washington County, Texas Population 2018

Washington County, Texas's estimated population is 35,043 with a growth rate of 0.64% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Washington County, Texas is the 88th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201734,667-376-1.07%
201735,0432220.64%
201634,821-48-0.14%
201534,8694581.33%
201434,4112200.64%
201334,1912800.83%
201233,911-46-0.14%
201133,9572490.74%
201033,7087,55428.88%
199026,1544,15618.89%
198021,9983,15616.75%
197018,842-303-1.58%
196019,145-1,397-6.80%
195020,542-4,845-19.08%
194025,387-7-0.03%
193025,394-1,230-4.62%
192026,6241,0634.16%
191025,561-7,370-22.38%
190032,9313,77012.93%
189029,1611,5965.79%
188027,5654,46119.31%
187023,1047,88951.85%
186015,2159,232154.30%
18505,9830.00%

Washington County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White27,017
Black or African American5,911
Asian627
Some Other Race456
Two or More Races423
American Indian and Alaska Native192
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander41

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

Washington 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

Washington County, Texas Median Age

42


Total

40.7


Male

44


Female

Washington County, Texas Adults

There are 27,204 adults, (7,045 of whom are seniors) in Washington County, Texas.

Washington County, Texas Age Dependency

72

Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37

Child Dependency Ratio

Washington County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

17,468

50.39%

Male

17,199

49.61%

Washington County, Texas Households and Families

Washington County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Washington County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
All77%23%
Non Family72.2%27.8%
Male65%35%
Female58.4%41.6%

77.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Washington County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,2052.6577
Married6,6133.0884.4
Non Family3,7631.1572.2
Female1,3614.2458.4
Male4684.0965

3.27

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Washington County, Texas Households

Washington County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4356.18%
9th to 12th Grade2,1519.26%
High School Graduate6,89329.68%
Some College5,38423.18%
Associates Degree1,8087.78%
Bachelors Degree3,87616.69%
Graduate Degree1,6787.22%

Washington County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,75115,2804,964
Black3,4012,725408
Hispanic2,5281,21465
Asian41829391
Other Race30619627
Multiple Races9393
Native American813326
Islander4141

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 32.10%.

Washington County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,323$42,054$26,255
Less Than High School$25,177$31,229$12,455
High School Grad$32,315$40,789$23,133
Some College$35,670$41,998$27,261
Bachelors Degree$47,950$55,714$41,250
Graduate Degree$52,623$63,389$

$35,323

Average Earnings

$42,054

Average Male

$26,255

Average Female

Washington County, Texas Language

Washington County, Texas Language by Age

Washington County, Texas Language

84.28% of Washington County, Texas residents speak only English, while 15.72% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.11% of the population.

Washington County, Texas Poverty

Washington County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,0541,67233.08%
Black5,1721,31925.50%
White21,3401,1685.47%
Asian60813922.86%
Other3974110.33%

13.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.33%

Male Poverty Rate

15.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Washington County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Texas is Hispanic, with 33.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Texas is White, with 5.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.89%.

Washington County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.71%
High School11.42%
Some College9.17%
Bachelors or Greater3.38%

Washington County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.76%
Male Unemployed17.55%
Female Employed8.48%
Male Employed4.86%

Washington County, Texas Income

Washington County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,793$72,774
Families$66,861$81,727
Married Families$74,055$
Non Families$32,917$51,632

Washington County, Texas Marital Status

Washington County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.1%

Male Marriage Rate

47.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Washington County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Washington 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 45To54.

Washington County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Washington County, Texas Veterans

Washington County, Texas Veterans by War

2,331

Number of Veterans

2,202

Male Veterans

129

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam936
Second Gulf War312
Korea283
First Gulf War249
World War II186

Washington County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+720
65 to 74648
18 to 34371
35 to 54307
55 to 64285

Washington County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8668.68%
Black3738.33%
Hispanic742.25%
2 or More4220.39%
Hawaiian41100.00%
Other92.59%

Washington County, Texas Veterans by Education

4.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Washington County, Texas Employment Status

Washington County, Texas Employment by Age

56.3%

Labor Force Participation

52.8%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Washington County, Texas Employment by Race

Washington County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Washington County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Brenham158241698911657.36%
Burton29729810.34%
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