Webb County, Texas Population 2018

Webb County, Texas's estimated population is 274,794 with a growth rate of 0.88% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Webb County, Texas is the 19th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017269,624-5,170-1.88%
2017274,7942,3930.88%
2016272,4012,6060.97%
2015269,7952,6270.98%
2014267,1683,2061.21%
2013263,9623,9981.54%
2012259,9644,3661.71%
2011255,5984,2711.70%
2010251,327118,08888.63%
1990133,23933,98134.24%
198099,25826,39936.23%
197072,8598,06812.45%
196064,7918,65015.41%
195056,14110,22522.27%
194045,9163,7888.99%
193042,12812,97644.51%
192029,1526,64929.55%
191022,5036522.98%
190021,8517,00947.22%
189014,8429,569181.47%
18805,2732,658101.64%
18702,6151,21887.19%
18601,3970.00%

Webb County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White256,620
Some Other Race8,499
Asian1,407
Two or More Races1,399
Black or African American1,089
American Indian and Alaska Native585
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander25

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

Webb County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

2,0004,0006,0008,00010,00012,00014,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,00010,00012,00014,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Webb County, Texas Median Age

28.4


Total

27


Male

29.8


Female

Webb County, Texas Adults

There are 178,245 adults, (23,659 of whom are seniors) in Webb County, Texas.

Webb County, Texas Age Dependency

74.4

Age Dependency Ratio

15.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

59.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Webb County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

137,967

51.17%

Male

131,657

48.83%

Webb County, Texas Households and Families

Webb County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Webb County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.6%27.4%
All63%37%
Male53.4%46.6%
Female53%47%
Non Family51.9%48.1%

63.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Webb County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All72,3793.6863
Married37,7134.3472.6
Female16,0324.2653
Non Family14,0151.1951.9
Male4,6193.8253.4

4.2

Average Family Size

3.68

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Webb County, Texas Households

Webb County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade28,69919.48%
9th to 12th Grade20,42513.86%
High School Graduate39,61526.89%
Some College23,55815.99%
Associates Degree9,3676.36%
Bachelors Degree18,07812.27%
Graduate Degree7,5895.15%

Webb County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic139,01690,88622,300
White6,6025,9012,584
Other Race5,1143,337891
Asian1,080867527
Multiple Races651493127
Black599500222
Native American365307107

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.38%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 48.80%.

Webb County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,914$32,306$20,560
Less Than High School$16,834$21,261$13,184
High School Grad$23,873$29,124$17,660
Some College$31,135$40,995$24,212
Bachelors Degree$46,889$51,530$41,361
Graduate Degree$59,232$62,933$57,230

$26,914

Average Earnings

$32,306

Average Male

$20,560

Average Female

Webb County, Texas Language

Webb County, Texas Language by Age

Webb County, Texas Language

9.42% of Webb County, Texas residents speak only English, while 90.58% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 89.99% of the population.

Webb County, Texas Poverty

Webb County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic254,14581,60232.11%
Other8,4402,74832.56%
White9,2741,48115.97%
Multiple1,34956742.03%
Asian1,40133323.77%
Native56427148.05%
Black1,03819018.30%

31.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.08%

Male Poverty Rate

33.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Webb County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Webb County, Texas is Native, with 48.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Webb County, Texas is White, with 15.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.11%.

Webb County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.75%
High School26.26%
Some College14.45%
Bachelors or Greater5.32%

Webb County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.23%
Male Unemployed26.12%
Female Employed16.33%
Male Employed12.95%

Webb County, Texas Income

Webb County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,442$56,802
Families$43,513$60,206
Married Families$53,621$72,955
Non Families$22,938$38,116

Webb County, Texas Marital Status

Webb County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

42.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Webb County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Webb County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Webb County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Webb County, Texas Veterans

Webb County, Texas Veterans by War

5,414

Number of Veterans

4,998

Male Veterans

416

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,914
First Gulf War1,150
Second Gulf War984
Korea458
World War II162

Webb County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,478
35 to 541,273
55 to 64936
75+918
18 to 34809

Webb County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,1743.06%
Hispanic4,4872.66%
Other1141.86%
Black588.27%
2 or More506.02%
Indian173.96%
Asian10.08%

Webb County, Texas Veterans by Education

11.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Webb County, Texas Employment Status

Webb County, Texas Employment by Age

58%

Labor Force Participation

54.6%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Webb County, Texas Employment by Race

Webb County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Webb County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Laredo236057257156210998.94%
Rio Bravo48024749-53-1.10%
El Cenizo32733206-67-2.05%
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