Young County, Texas Population 2018

Young County, Texas's estimated population is 17,979 with a growth rate of -0.55% 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
201718,1661871.04%
201717,979-100-0.55%
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
White17,359
Black or African American271
Some Other Race197
Two or More Races137
American Indian and Alaska Native127
Asian75

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

Young County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Young County, Texas Median Age

41.5


Total

40.9


Male

42.4


Female

Young County, Texas Adults

There are 13,744 adults, (3,583 of whom are seniors) in Young County, Texas.

Young County, Texas Age Dependency

78.8

Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Young County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

9,244

50.89%

Male

8,922

49.11%

Young County, Texas Households and Families

Young County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Young County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.1%8.9%
Male78.7%21.3%
All78.3%21.7%
Non Family65.9%34.1%
Female42%58%

78.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Young County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,0662.5378.3
Married4,0632.8291.1
Non Family1,8271.1665.9
Female8153.2642
Male3614.578.7

2.93

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

3.7%

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 Grade6615.40%
9th to 12th Grade1,46711.99%
High School Graduate4,22234.52%
Some College2,99524.49%
Associates Degree4863.97%
Bachelors Degree1,63613.38%
Graduate Degree7646.25%

Young County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,4029,0372,284
Hispanic1,46276246
Black1741249
Native American1271148
Other Race80697
Asian747453
Multiple Races2525

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 71.62%.

Young County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,610$41,897$23,294
Less Than High School$20,522$31,053$14,155
High School Grad$29,495$39,318$18,813
Some College$31,731$41,987$21,399
Bachelors Degree$44,085$52,869$41,507
Graduate Degree$57,688$60,326$49,139

$33,610

Average Earnings

$41,897

Average Male

$23,294

Average Female

Young County, Texas Language

Young County, Texas Language by Age

Young County, Texas Language

86.29% of Young County, Texas residents speak only English, while 13.71% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.26% of the population.

Young County, Texas Poverty

Young County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,0931,76112.50%
Hispanic3,22794629.32%
Multiple13711181.02%
Black2106530.95%
Asian753546.67%
Native1272116.54%
Other185105.41%

16.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.65%

Male Poverty Rate

18.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Young County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Young County, Texas is Multiple, with 81.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Young County, Texas is Other, with 5.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.01%.

Young County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.45%
High School15.87%
Some College10.67%
Bachelors or Greater3.75%

Young County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.55%
Male Unemployed35.57%
Female Employed9.80%
Male Employed6.66%

Young County, Texas Income

Young County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,351$64,899
Families$58,048$75,169
Married Families$64,752$
Non Families$24,205$33,051

Young County, Texas Marital Status

Young County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.7%

Male Marriage Rate

56.6%

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


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

Young County, Texas Veterans

Young County, Texas Veterans by War

1,177

Number of Veterans

1,112

Male Veterans

65

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam501
Second Gulf War159
World War II133
First Gulf War123
Korea92

Young County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74454
75+329
55 to 64166
35 to 54137
18 to 3491

Young County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1658.81%
Hispanic150.75%
Indian86.30%
Asian45.33%

Young County, Texas Veterans by Education

5.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Young County, Texas Employment Status

Young County, Texas Employment by Age

60.6%

Labor Force Participation

57.8%

Employment Rate

4.5%

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