Winkler County, Texas Population 2018

Winkler County, Texas's estimated population is 7,574 with a growth rate of -1.93% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Winkler County, Texas is the 183rd largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177,574-149-1.93%
20167,723-149-1.89%
20167,872-123-1.54%
20157,9951802.30%
20147,8151842.41%
20137,6312663.61%
20127,3652042.85%
20117,161751.06%
20107,086-1,540-17.85%
19908,626-1,318-13.25%
19809,9443043.15%
19709,640-4,012-29.39%
196013,6523,58835.65%
195010,0643,92363.88%
19406,141-643-9.48%
19306,7846,7038275.31%
192081-361-81.67%
1910442382636.67%
19006042233.33%
1890180.00%

Winkler County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,864
Some Other Race362
Black or African American300
Two or More Races166
Asian27
American Indian and Alaska Native4

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

Winkler County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Winkler County, Texas Median Age

32.6


Total

32.2


Male

33.1


Female

Winkler County, Texas Adults

There are 5,414 adults, (857 of which are seniors) in Winkler County, Texas.

Winkler County, Texas Age Dependency

69.5

Age Dependency Ratio

18.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Winkler County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

3,764

48.74%

Male

3,959

51.26%

Winkler County, Texas Households and Families

Winkler County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Winkler County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male91.9%8.1%
Married86.8%13.2%
All78.1%21.9%
Female68.6%31.4%
Non Family64.7%35.3%

78.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Winkler County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6232.9178.1
Married1,4013.686.8
Non Family7631.1164.7
Female3603.8368.6
Male993.6291.9

3.55

Average Family Size

2.91

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Winkler County, Texas Households

Winkler County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade82717.92%
9th to 12th Grade64714.02%
High School Graduate1,32728.75%
Some College1,05922.94%
Associates Degree2806.07%
Bachelors Degree3697.99%
Graduate Degree1072.32%

Winkler County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic2,4341,260174
White2,0401,750297
Other Race23813526
Black10090
Multiple Races5150
Asian10105

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 50.00%.

Winkler County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,549$52,182$22,019
Less Than High School$27,644$46,042$13,077
High School Grad$38,061$50,774$16,086
Some College$39,819$65,272$27,336
Bachelors Degree$45,640$45,352$46,667
Graduate Degree$75,329$$75,694

$38,549

Average Earnings

$52,182

Average Male

$22,019

Average Female

Winkler County, Texas Language

Winkler County, Texas Language by Age

Winkler County, Texas Language

59.22% of Winkler County, Texas residents speak only English, while 40.78% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 40.40% of the population.

Winkler County, Texas Poverty

Winkler County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic4,46784518.92%
White2,89746015.88%
Other36210629.28%
Multiple1669054.22%
Black28051.79%

17.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.96%

Male Poverty Rate

21.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Winkler County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Winkler County, Texas is Multiple, with 54.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Winkler County, Texas is Black, with 1.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.71%.

Winkler County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.53%
High School17.69%
Some College7.32%
Bachelors or Greater6.72%

Winkler County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed53.27%
Female Unemployed34.29%
Female Employed16.17%
Male Employed4.96%

Winkler County, Texas Income

Winkler County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,261$64,547
Families$60,428$70,852
Married Families$71,094$
Non Families$27,458$35,550

Winkler County, Texas Marital Status

Winkler County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Winkler County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Winkler 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.

Winkler County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Winkler County, Texas Veterans

Winkler County, Texas Veterans by War

373

Number of Veterans

289

Male Veterans

84

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam131
First Gulf War83
Second Gulf War65
World War II37
Korea30

Winkler County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54113
55 to 6494
75+81
65 to 7459
18 to 3426

Winkler County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3326.80%
Hispanic862.93%
Black1810.98%
2 or More1514.29%
Other41.63%
Indian4100.00%

Winkler County, Texas Veterans by Education

5.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Winkler County, Texas Employment Status

Winkler County, Texas Employment by Age

59.5%

Labor Force Participation

57%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Winkler County, Texas Employment by Race

Winkler County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Winkler County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Monahans 695876386809.77%
Kermit5708634163311.09%
Wink940104610611.28%
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