Yoakum County, Texas Population 2019

Yoakum County, Texas's estimated population is 8,568 with a growth rate of -0.66% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Yoakum County, Texas is the 175th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20178,568-57-0.66%
20168,62520.02%
20158,6232412.88%
20148,3821762.14%
20138,2061692.10%
20128,037770.97%
20117,9601111.41%
20107,849-937-10.66%
19908,7864875.87%
19808,29995513.00%
19707,344-688-8.57%
19608,0323,69385.11%
19504,339-1,015-18.96%
19405,3544,091323.91%
19301,263759150.60%
1920504-98-16.28%
19106025762215.38%
19002622550.00%
189040.00%

Yoakum County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White8,135
Two or More Races186
Some Other Race87
Black or African American57
American Indian and Alaska Native13
Asian3

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

Yoakum County, Texas Population Pyramid 2019

100200300400500 Male Population100200300400500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Yoakum County, Texas Median Age

31.7


Total

31.9


Male

30.9


Female

Yoakum County, Texas Adults

There are 5,684 adults, (944 of whom are seniors) in Yoakum County, Texas.

Yoakum County, Texas Age Dependency

78.9

Age Dependency Ratio

19.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

59

Child Dependency Ratio

Yoakum County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

4,195

49.46%

Male

4,286

50.54%

Yoakum County, Texas Households and Families

Yoakum County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Yoakum County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.9%12.1%
All77.5%22.5%
Non Family66.3%33.7%
Female44.8%55.2%
Male31.7%68.3%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Yoakum County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6523.277.5
Married1,7253.8687.9
Non Family6151.1366.3
Female2303.544.8
Male823.9431.7

3.79

Average Family Size

3.2

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Yoakum County, Texas Households

Yoakum County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,03221.16%
9th to 12th Grade4208.61%
High School Graduate1,36427.97%
Some College96419.77%
Associates Degree3617.40%
Bachelors Degree51710.60%
Graduate Degree2194.49%

Yoakum County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic2,7481,437121
White2,1131,972599
Other Race8216
Multiple Races1714
Native American131313
Asian333

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Yoakum County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,764$57,824$19,455
Less Than High School$27,120$47,614$15,063
High School Grad$50,068$76,224$14,181
Some College$31,768$45,682$19,286
Bachelors Degree$62,083$80,567$39,565
Graduate Degree$57,012$73,000$56,816

$40,764

Average Earnings

$57,824

Average Male

$19,455

Average Female

Yoakum County, Texas Language

Yoakum County, Texas Language by Age

Yoakum County, Texas Language

47.78% of Yoakum County, Texas residents speak only English, while 52.22% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 51.31% of the population.

Yoakum County, Texas Poverty

Yoakum County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,51663911.58%
White2,81337613.37%
Multiple1867540.32%
Other872528.74%

12.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.29%

Male Poverty Rate

15.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Yoakum County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Yoakum County, Texas is Multiple, with 40.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Yoakum County, Texas is Hispanic, with 11.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.00%.

Yoakum County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Some College13.66%
High School13.12%
Less Than High School12.53%
Bachelors or Greater8.15%

Yoakum County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed18.93%
Female Employed5.04%
Male Employed3.89%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Yoakum County, Texas Income

Yoakum County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,500$72,904
Families$69,366$82,169
Married Families$76,250$
Non Families$26,493$37,977

Yoakum County, Texas Marital Status

Yoakum County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.0%

Male Marriage Rate

57.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Yoakum County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Yoakum 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 55To64.

Yoakum County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Yoakum County, Texas Veterans

Yoakum County, Texas Veterans by War

246

Number of Veterans

226

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam67
Second Gulf War62
First Gulf War30
World War II16
Korea15

Yoakum County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+55
18 to 3453
55 to 6451
35 to 5450
65 to 7437

Yoakum County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2434.38%
Hispanic782.28%
Other33.66%

Yoakum County, Texas Veterans by Education

4.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Yoakum County, Texas Employment Status

Yoakum County, Texas Employment by Age

68.4%

Labor Force Participation

63.3%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Yoakum County, Texas Employment by Race

Yoakum County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Yoakum County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Denver City 447948423638.10%
Plains148115991187.97%
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