Young County, Texas Population 2018

Young County, Texas's estimated population is 17,979 with a growth rate of -1.62% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Young County, Texas is the 131st largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,979-296-1.62%
201618,2751961.08%
201618,079-67-0.37%
201518,146-120-0.66%
201418,266-92-0.50%
201318,358810.44%
201218,277-69-0.38%
201118,346-175-0.94%
201018,5213952.18%
199018,126-957-5.01%
198019,0833,68323.92%
197015,400-1,854-10.75%
196017,2544442.64%
195016,810-2,194-11.54%
194019,004-1,124-5.58%
193020,1286,74950.44%
192013,379-278-2.04%
191013,6577,117108.82%
19006,5401,49129.53%
18905,0493236.83%
18804,7264,5913400.74%
1870135-457-77.20%
18605920.00%

Young County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White17,267
Some Other Race335
Black or African American230
Two or More Races212
American Indian and Alaska Native144
Asian87

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

Young 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

Young County, Texas Median Age

41.8


Total

41.2


Male

43


Female

Young County, Texas Adults

There are 13,871 adults, (3,545 of which are seniors) in Young County, Texas.

Young County, Texas Age Dependency

77

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Young County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

9,278

50.77%

Male

8,997

49.23%

Young County, Texas Households and Families

Young County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Young County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.7%10.3%
Male81.4%18.6%
All79.1%20.9%
Non Family69.2%30.8%
Female42.9%57.1%

79.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Young County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,1462.5279.1
Married4,2752.8289.7
Non Family1,7251.1269.2
Female8013.2842.9
Male3453.9981.4

2.9

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Young County, Texas Households

Young County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8486.80%
9th to 12th Grade1,44011.55%
High School Graduate4,27734.30%
Some College3,10824.93%
Associates Degree4773.83%
Bachelors Degree1,56912.58%
Graduate Degree7496.01%

Young County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,5099,1012,194
Hispanic1,56574952
Black1481078
Other Race137598
Native American1191086
Multiple Races9676
Asian868658

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 67.44%.

Young County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,690$42,001$22,658
Less Than High School$19,864$32,149$14,243
High School Grad$29,659$39,792$19,833
Some College$31,628$42,366$19,855
Bachelors Degree$41,169$45,469$36,684
Graduate Degree$55,657$70,987$45,688

$31,690

Average Earnings

$42,001

Average Male

$22,658

Average Female

Young County, Texas Language

Young County, Texas Language by Age

Young County, Texas Language

86.56% of Young County, Texas residents speak only English, while 13.44% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.05% of the population.

Young County, Texas Poverty

Young County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,2501,70011.93%
Hispanic3,18178124.55%
Multiple21210348.58%
Black1956834.87%
Native1446343.75%
Asian874450.57%
Other328103.05%

15.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.13%

Male Poverty Rate

17.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Young County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Young County, Texas is Asian, with 50.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Young County, Texas is Other, with 3.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.92%.

Young County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.51%
High School13.82%
Some College10.86%
Bachelors or Greater3.58%

Young County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Unemployed20.56%
Female Employed9.18%
Male Employed6.33%

Young County, Texas Income

Young County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,978$64,693
Families$58,574$74,698
Married Families$68,583$
Non Families$19,573$31,441

Young County, Texas Marital Status

Young County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.1%

Male Marriage Rate

57.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Young County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Young 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.

Young County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Young County, Texas Veterans

Young County, Texas Veterans by War

1,257

Number of Veterans

1,177

Male Veterans

80

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam478
Second Gulf War167
World War II145
First Gulf War135
Korea91

Young County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74474
75+328
35 to 54184
55 to 64162
18 to 34109

Young County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2339.33%
2 or More1313.54%
Hispanic110.56%
Black63.97%
Asian55.75%

Young County, Texas Veterans by Education

4.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Young County, Texas Employment Status

Young County, Texas Employment by Age

62.4%

Labor Force Participation

59.9%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Young County, Texas Employment by Race

Young County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Young County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Graham89088792-116-1.30%
Olney32853166-119-3.62%
Newcastle585566-19-3.25%
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