Winkler County, Texas Population 2018

Winkler County, Texas's estimated population is 7,574 with a growth rate of -3.79% 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
20177,7772032.68%
20177,574-298-3.79%
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
White6,912
Some Other Race358
Black or African American293
Two or More Races130
American Indian and Alaska Native84

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

Winkler County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400 Male Population100200300400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Winkler County, Texas Median Age

32.6


Total

32.3


Male

32.9


Female

Winkler County, Texas Adults

There are 5,436 adults, (873 of whom are seniors) in Winkler County, Texas.

Winkler County, Texas Age Dependency

70.4

Age Dependency Ratio

19.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Winkler County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

3,809

48.98%

Male

3,968

51.02%

Winkler County, Texas Households and Families

Winkler County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Winkler County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.7%11.3%
All78.2%21.8%
Male73.8%26.2%
Non Family67.8%32.2%
Female60.5%39.5%

78.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Winkler County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5243.0478.2
Married1,3413.8288.7
Non Family7521.1867.8
Female3243.5660.5
Male1074.7673.8

3.75

Average Family Size

3.04

Average Household Size

4.3%

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 Grade76916.75%
9th to 12th Grade62513.62%
High School Graduate1,31128.56%
Some College1,10224.01%
Associates Degree2946.41%
Bachelors Degree3808.28%
Graduate Degree1092.37%

Winkler County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic2,5201,398214
White1,9501,684275
Other Race20513912
Black7670
Multiple Races3634
Native American3126

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 94.44%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 14.10%.

Winkler County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,317$50,543$25,514
Less Than High School$29,912$41,682$13,142
High School Grad$36,218$46,955$15,993
Some College$40,514$67,661$27,442
Bachelors Degree$49,647$48,750$53,750
Graduate Degree$70,694$$71,786

$40,317

Average Earnings

$50,543

Average Male

$25,514

Average Female

Winkler County, Texas Language

Winkler County, Texas Language by Age

Winkler County, Texas Language

62.26% of Winkler County, Texas residents speak only English, while 37.74% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 37.74% of the population.

Winkler County, Texas Poverty

Winkler County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic4,58287919.18%
White2,83949217.33%
Other35817248.04%
Multiple1305945.38%

17.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.22%

Male Poverty Rate

21.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Winkler County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Winkler County, Texas is Other, with 48.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Winkler County, Texas is White, with 17.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.64%.

Winkler County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.48%
High School18.60%
Bachelors or Greater4.91%
Some College4.80%

Winkler County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed41.58%
Female Unemployed41.03%
Female Employed13.80%
Male Employed5.79%

Winkler County, Texas Income

Winkler County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,000$68,171
Families$62,097$73,264
Married Families$75,029$
Non Families$29,792$45,280

Winkler County, Texas Marital Status

Winkler County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.8%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

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 55To64.

Winkler County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Winkler County, Texas Veterans

Winkler County, Texas Veterans by War

323

Number of Veterans

232

Male Veterans

91

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam81
Second Gulf War81
First Gulf War73
World War II27
Korea25

Winkler County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54118
75+66
55 to 6459
65 to 7451
18 to 3429

Winkler County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2945.92%
Hispanic481.59%
Black1711.56%
2 or More79.46%
Indian513.89%

Winkler County, Texas Veterans by Education

5.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Winkler County, Texas Employment Status

Winkler County, Texas Employment by Age

58.7%

Labor Force Participation

56.3%

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