Wood County, Texas Population 2018

Wood County, Texas's estimated population is 44,314 with a growth rate of 2.58% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wood County, Texas is the 73rd largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201744,3141,1162.58%
201643,198-625-1.43%
201643,8236031.40%
201543,2204020.94%
201442,8184170.98%
201342,401-43-0.10%
201242,4443040.72%
201142,1401570.37%
201041,98312,60342.90%
199029,3804,68318.96%
198024,6976,10832.86%
197018,5899365.30%
196017,653-3,655-17.15%
195021,308-3,052-12.53%
194024,3601770.73%
193024,183-3,524-12.72%
192027,7074,29018.32%
191023,4172,36911.26%
190021,0487,11651.08%
189013,9322,72024.26%
188011,2124,31862.63%
18706,8941,92638.77%
18604,9680.00%

Wood County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White38,697
Black or African American2,259
Some Other Race1,184
Two or More Races507
American Indian and Alaska Native301
Asian250

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

Wood 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

Wood County, Texas Median Age

47.8


Total

46.3


Male

49.6


Female

Wood County, Texas Adults

There are 34,731 adults, (11,361 of which are seniors) in Wood County, Texas.

Wood County, Texas Age Dependency

84.9

Age Dependency Ratio

48.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Wood County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

21,775

50.41%

Male

21,423

49.59%

Wood County, Texas Households and Families

Wood County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wood County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
All80.2%19.8%
Non Family74%26%
Male63%37%
Female61.7%38.3%

80.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wood County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,0972.680.2
Married9,3642.9187.5
Non Family4,5361.2274
Female1,5834.1161.7
Male6144.0563

3.06

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wood County, Texas Households

Wood County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4994.80%
9th to 12th Grade3,14210.07%
High School Graduate10,55733.82%
Some College8,69727.86%
Associates Degree1,9686.31%
Bachelors Degree3,72711.94%
Graduate Degree1,6225.20%

Wood County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White27,63424,1265,053
Hispanic1,881944141
Black1,2751,10757
Other Race56717416
Native American22321311
Multiple Races12812537
Asian906556

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 97.66%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 62.22%.

Wood County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,075$40,855$23,423
Less Than High School$20,491$25,741$13,775
High School Grad$25,929$31,826$17,475
Some College$35,368$49,030$27,465
Bachelors Degree$48,966$60,750$40,694
Graduate Degree$68,409$73,750$56,607

$31,075

Average Earnings

$40,855

Average Male

$23,423

Average Female

Wood County, Texas Language

Wood County, Texas Language by Age

Wood County, Texas Language

92.68% of Wood County, Texas residents speak only English, while 7.32% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.48% of the population.

Wood County, Texas Poverty

Wood County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White35,3584,39412.43%
Hispanic3,88263616.38%
Black1,75138321.87%
Other1,13814112.39%
Asian2218136.65%
Multiple4697916.84%
Native2954916.61%

13.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.57%

Male Poverty Rate

14.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wood County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wood County, Texas is Asian, with 36.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wood County, Texas is Other, with 12.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.33%.

Wood County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.10%
High School12.62%
Some College7.95%
Bachelors or Greater6.11%

Wood County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed33.02%
Female Unemployed32.51%
Female Employed7.58%
Male Employed5.92%

Wood County, Texas Income

Wood County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,814$63,469
Families$55,631$73,756
Married Families$60,445$
Non Families$24,763$34,990

Wood County, Texas Marital Status

Wood County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.2%

Male Marriage Rate

54.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Wood County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Wood 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.

Wood County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Wood County, Texas Veterans

Wood County, Texas Veterans by War

4,635

Number of Veterans

4,391

Male Veterans

244

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,050
Korea738
First Gulf War736
Second Gulf War408
World War II264

Wood County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,619
75+1,353
35 to 54766
55 to 64697
18 to 34200

Wood County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,37313.91%
Hispanic1355.32%
Black1337.03%
2 or More4724.10%
Indian4217.21%
Other404.98%

Wood County, Texas Veterans by Education

5.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wood County, Texas Employment Status

Wood County, Texas Employment by Age

48.1%

Labor Force Participation

43.7%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Wood County, Texas Employment by Race

Wood County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wood County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Mineola450247192174.82%
Winnsboro 32523343912.80%
Quitman18091843341.88%
Hawkins12641299352.77%
Alba 502516142.79%
Yantis388398102.58%
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