Wood County, Texas Population 2018

Wood County, Texas's estimated population is 44,314 with a growth rate of 1.12% 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
201743,315-999-2.25%
201744,3144911.12%
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
White38,855
Black or African American2,435
Some Other Race1,070
Two or More Races568
American Indian and Alaska Native315
Asian38
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander34

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

Wood County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,000 Male Population5001,0001,5002,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Wood County, Texas Median Age

48.1


Total

46.5


Male

50.3


Female

Wood County, Texas Adults

There are 34,858 adults, (11,631 of whom are seniors) in Wood County, Texas.

Wood County, Texas Age Dependency

86.5

Age Dependency Ratio

50.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Wood County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

21,792

50.31%

Male

21,523

49.69%

Wood County, Texas Households and Families

Wood County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Wood County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.2%11.8%
All80.4%19.6%
Non Family73.1%26.9%
Female63.8%36.2%
Male58.9%41.1%

80.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wood County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,1222.5980.4
Married9,4272.9588.2
Non Family4,4621.1973.1
Female1,5793.8363.8
Male6544.0958.9

3.07

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

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 Grade1,5975.07%
9th to 12th Grade2,9789.46%
High School Graduate10,97434.87%
Some College8,79627.95%
Associates Degree2,0976.66%
Bachelors Degree3,71911.82%
Graduate Degree1,3094.16%

Wood County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White27,64124,4314,826
Hispanic2,01792399
Black1,4301,18072
Other Race51116820
Native American20717813
Multiple Races20518815
Islander3434
Asian2099

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 45.00%.

Wood County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,150$39,093$24,030
Less Than High School$22,533$27,602$16,492
High School Grad$26,408$31,376$18,000
Some College$33,847$47,114$27,593
Bachelors Degree$47,102$60,688$39,563
Graduate Degree$63,690$74,688$50,972

$31,150

Average Earnings

$39,093

Average Male

$24,030

Average Female

Wood County, Texas Language

Wood County, Texas Language by Age

Wood County, Texas Language

92.88% of Wood County, Texas residents speak only English, while 7.12% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.72% of the population.

Wood County, Texas Poverty

Wood County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White35,2754,12311.69%
Hispanic3,97785121.40%
Black1,90548825.62%
Other1,02519619.12%
Multiple51814327.61%
Native3033210.56%
Asian1111100.00%

13.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.03%

Male Poverty Rate

13.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wood County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wood County, Texas is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wood County, Texas is Native, with 10.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.80%.

Wood County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.27%
High School13.37%
Some College7.23%
Bachelors or Greater4.77%

Wood County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.46%
Female Unemployed27.71%
Female Employed8.46%
Male Employed5.52%

Wood County, Texas Income

Wood County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,038$64,646
Families$55,631$75,445
Married Families$62,739$
Non Families$22,841$34,151

Wood County, Texas Marital Status

Wood County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.2%

Male Marriage Rate

53.5%

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


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

Wood County, Texas Veterans

Wood County, Texas Veterans by War

4,268

Number of Veterans

4,054

Male Veterans

214

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,032
Korea707
First Gulf War590
World War II316
Second Gulf War300

Wood County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,555
75+1,378
55 to 64629
35 to 54568
18 to 34138

Wood County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,93112.44%
Hispanic1545.89%
Black1497.37%
2 or More10141.56%
Indian5321.63%
Other344.95%

Wood County, Texas Veterans by Education

6.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wood County, Texas Employment Status

Wood County, Texas Employment by Age

48.3%

Labor Force Participation

44.5%

Employment Rate

7.8%

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