Washington County, Texas Population 2018

Washington County, Texas's estimated population is 35,043 with a growth rate of 1.44% 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
201735,0434991.44%
201634,544-277-0.80%
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
White26,919
Black or African American5,851
Asian684
Two or More Races412
Some Other Race401
American Indian and Alaska Native242
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander35

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

Washington County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Washington County, Texas Median Age

42


Total

40.3


Male

44.4


Female

Washington County, Texas Adults

There are 27,013 adults, (6,874 of which are seniors) in Washington County, Texas.

Washington County, Texas Age Dependency

71.6

Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Washington County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

17,309

50.11%

Male

17,235

49.89%

Washington County, Texas Households and Families

Washington County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Washington County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
All76.4%23.6%
Non Family66.6%33.4%
Male65.5%34.5%
Female57.9%42.1%

76.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Washington County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,9842.6976.4
Married6,5153.0786.8
Non Family3,4881.1866.6
Female1,5144.257.9
Male4673.7565.5

3.26

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

3.8%

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 Grade1,5616.76%
9th to 12th Grade2,46110.66%
High School Graduate7,24931.40%
Some College4,90921.26%
Associates Degree1,8177.87%
Bachelors Degree3,64015.77%
Graduate Degree1,4506.28%

Washington County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,71815,0094,561
Black3,3732,555366
Hispanic2,4591,09263
Asian36325582
Other Race28119134
Multiple Races121101
Native American1104318
Islander3535

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 27.28%.

Washington County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,352$40,852$24,271
Less Than High School$22,240$30,714$13,568
High School Grad$30,854$34,554$22,242
Some College$35,440$44,680$24,813
Bachelors Degree$45,076$59,091$40,321
Graduate Degree$50,879$62,708$

$33,352

Average Earnings

$40,852

Average Male

$24,271

Average Female

Washington County, Texas Language

Washington County, Texas Language by Age

Washington County, Texas Language

84.66% of Washington County, Texas residents speak only English, while 15.34% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.43% of the population.

Washington County, Texas Poverty

Washington County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic4,9481,65133.37%
Black5,1111,64732.22%
White21,3251,1935.59%
Asian63915424.10%
Other3723910.48%

14.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.26%

Male Poverty Rate

16.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Washington County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Texas is Hispanic, with 33.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Texas is White, with 5.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.79%.

Washington County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.67%
High School11.65%
Some College7.29%
Bachelors or Greater4.30%

Washington County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed29.49%
Female Employed8.77%
Male Employed4.80%
Male Unemployed3.43%

Washington County, Texas Income

Washington County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,718$67,789
Families$63,428$75,120
Married Families$70,531$
Non Families$28,357$48,862

Washington County, Texas Marital Status

Washington County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

46.9%

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 35To44.

Washington County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Washington County, Texas Veterans

Washington County, Texas Veterans by War

2,308

Number of Veterans

2,176

Male Veterans

132

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam989
Korea269
First Gulf War248
Second Gulf War170
World War II121

Washington County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+697
65 to 74661
55 to 64407
35 to 54300
18 to 34243

Washington County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8688.71%
Black3548.09%
Hispanic421.31%
2 or More3816.31%
Hawaiian35100.00%
Other134.23%

Washington County, Texas Veterans by Education

8.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Washington County, Texas Employment Status

Washington County, Texas Employment by Age

55.1%

Labor Force Participation

52.5%

Employment Rate

4.9%

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