Yoakum County, Texas Population 2018

Yoakum County, Texas's estimated population is 8,568 with a growth rate of 3.03% 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
20178,5682523.03%
20168,316-309-3.58%
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
White7,829
Two or More Races200
Some Other Race186
Black or African American53
American Indian and Alaska Native25
Asian23

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

Yoakum 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

Yoakum County, Texas Median Age

33.6


Total

32.4


Male

34.2


Female

Yoakum County, Texas Adults

There are 5,630 adults, (948 of which are seniors) in Yoakum County, Texas.

Yoakum County, Texas Age Dependency

77.6

Age Dependency Ratio

20.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Yoakum County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

4,088

49.16%

Male

4,228

50.84%

Yoakum County, Texas Households and Families

Yoakum County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Yoakum County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.3%13.7%
All76.9%23.1%
Non Family70.2%29.8%
Male53.3%46.7%
Female40.4%59.6%

76.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Yoakum County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6743.1176.9
Married1,7033.7786.3
Non Family6141.0970.2
Female2653.3140.4
Male923.8653.3

3.68

Average Family Size

3.11

Average Household Size

3.4%

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 Grade1,02421.02%
9th to 12th Grade3687.55%
High School Graduate1,42429.23%
Some College89618.39%
Associates Degree2925.99%
Bachelors Degree61412.60%
Graduate Degree2545.21%

Yoakum County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic2,6321,391180
White2,1992,048653
Other Race13342
Multiple Races41378
Native American251212
Asian232323

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 100.00%.

Yoakum County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,705$50,758$19,175
Less Than High School$25,500$36,455$13,787
High School Grad$36,711$60,911$12,768
Some College$32,500$45,515$21,691
Bachelors Degree$58,068$67,740$38,906
Graduate Degree$54,521$70,200$54,188

$36,705

Average Earnings

$50,758

Average Male

$19,175

Average Female

Yoakum County, Texas Language

Yoakum County, Texas Language by Age

Yoakum County, Texas Language

46.21% of Yoakum County, Texas residents speak only English, while 53.79% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 52.59% of the population.

Yoakum County, Texas Poverty

Yoakum County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,28567812.83%
White2,85029810.46%
Other1867138.17%
Multiple2006532.50%

11.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.30%

Male Poverty Rate

15.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Yoakum County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Yoakum County, Texas is Other, with 38.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Yoakum County, Texas is White, with 10.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.89%.

Yoakum County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.01%
Some College11.95%
High School10.53%
Bachelors or Greater6.68%

Yoakum County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed16.74%
Female Employed4.43%
Male Employed4.27%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Yoakum County, Texas Income

Yoakum County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,655$70,020
Families$65,968$77,130
Married Families$72,435$
Non Families$25,316$35,796

Yoakum County, Texas Marital Status

Yoakum County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.6%

Male Marriage Rate

59.6%

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 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Yoakum County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Yoakum County, Texas Veterans

Yoakum County, Texas Veterans by War

242

Number of Veterans

227

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam76
Second Gulf War45
First Gulf War20
World War II2
Korea

Yoakum County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+67
65 to 7449
55 to 6446
18 to 3445
35 to 5435

Yoakum County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2394.45%
Hispanic641.93%
Other31.92%

Yoakum County, Texas Veterans by Education

3.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Yoakum County, Texas Employment Status

Yoakum County, Texas Employment by Age

67.7%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

9.1%

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