Bastrop County, Texas Population 2021

Bastrop County, Texas's estimated population is 92,979 with a growth rate of 2.34% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bastrop County, Texas is the 45th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 74,371 and has seen a growth of 25.02% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202192,9792,1282.34%
202090,8512,1282.40%
201988,7232,1282.46%
201886,5952,0102.38%
201784,5851,9942.41%
201682,5912,4763.09%
201580,1152,3783.06%
201477,7371,9232.54%
201375,8141,0651.42%
201274,749-306-0.41%
201175,0556840.92%
201074,37136,10894.37%
199038,26313,53754.75%
198024,7267,42942.95%
197017,2973722.20%
196016,925-2,697-13.74%
195019,622-1,988-9.20%
194021,610-2,278-9.54%
193023,888-2,761-10.36%
192026,6491,3055.15%
191025,344-1,501-5.59%
190026,8456,10929.46%
189020,7363,52120.45%
188017,2154,92540.07%
187012,2905,28475.42%
18607,0063,907126.07%
18503,0990.00%
2021 Growth Rate
2.34%
County Website
State
Founded
1837
County Seat
2010 Population
74,371
Growth Since 2010
25.02%
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Bastrop County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White57,46267.98%
Some Other Race17,39320.58%
Black or African American6,2987.45%
Two or More Races2,2322.64%
Asian7390.87%
American Indian and Alaska Native3980.47%
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Bastrop County, Texas Population by Race

Bastrop County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Bastrop County, Texas Median Age

38.4


Total

37.7


Male

39.4


Female

Bastrop County, Texas Adults

There are 62,956 adults, (12,303 of whom are seniors) in Bastrop County, Texas.

Bastrop County, Texas Age Dependency

66.9

Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Bastrop County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

41,712

49.35%

Male

42,810

50.65%

Bastrop County, Texas Population by Age

Bastrop County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bastrop County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
Male78.4%21.6%
All77.7%22.3%
Non Family68.7%31.3%
Female60.2%39.8%

77.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bastrop County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All25,5713.2277.7
Married14,2043.7786
Non Family6,9651.2768.7
Female3,2644.660.2
Male1,1384.278.4

3.8

Average Family Size

3.22

Average Household Size

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Bastrop County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,2359.42%
9th to 12th Grade4,8058.65%
High School Graduate16,87630.38%
Some College13,87824.98%
Associates Degree3,2675.88%
Bachelors Degree7,85614.14%
Graduate Degree3,6296.53%
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Bastrop County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bastrop County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White33,75831,3188,905
Hispanic16,5899,8081,602
Other Race8,4654,515283
Black3,9553,257550
2+ Races1,170936202
Asian467406291
Native American33826957

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.77%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 62.31%.

Bastrop County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,129$43,203$32,374
Less Than 9th Grade$28,723$35,208$19,566
High School Graduate$32,730$42,440$27,046
Some College$36,828$42,233$30,916
Bachelors Degree$53,991$65,673$51,941
Graduate Degree$61,897$67,443$54,752

$39,129

Average Earnings

$43,203

Average Male

$32,374

Average Female

Bastrop County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bastrop County, Texas Language by Age

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Bastrop County, Texas Language

70.49% of Bastrop County, Texas residents speak only English, while 29.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 27.61% of the population.

Bastrop County, Texas Language

Bastrop County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,3863,9769.16%
Hispanic30,8223,67111.91%
Other17,0012,36813.93%
Black5,9581,45724.45%
Multiple2,11222510.65%
Asian69730.43%

11.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.93%

Male Poverty Rate

11.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bastrop County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bastrop County, Texas is Black, with 24.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bastrop County, Texas is Asian, with 0.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.20%.

Bastrop County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.23%
High School12.54%
Some College8.05%
Bachelors or Greater2.81%

Bastrop County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed22.33%
Female Unemployed21.26%
Female Employed5.46%
Male Employed4.12%

Bastrop County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bastrop County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,597$82,676
Families$76,371$91,363
Married Families$87,870-
Non Families$33,501$52,830
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Income by Household Type

Bastrop County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Bastrop County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Bastrop County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Bastrop County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Bastrop County, Texas Marital Status

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7,026

Number of Veterans

6,362

Male Veterans

664

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,475
First Gulf War2,151
Second Gulf War1,478
Korea461
World War II137

Bastrop County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 542,101
65 to 741,902
55 to 641,473
75+1,008
18 to 34542

Bastrop County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6,22013.84%
Hispanic9804.86%
Black3036.26%
Other Race2512.33%
2+ Races19713.58%
Native American5514.95%

Bastrop County, Texas Veterans by Race

Bastrop County, Texas Veterans by Education

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9.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bastrop County, Texas Veterans by Education

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59.1%

Labor Force Participation

55.5%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Bastrop County, Texas Employment by Age

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Bastrop County, Texas Employment by Race

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Bastrop County, Texas Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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64.57%

Born in Bastrop County, Texas

88.03%

Native Born

11.97%

Foreign Born

8.55%

Non Citizen

3.42%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.03% of Bastrop County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 64.57% having been born in Texas. 8.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Bastrop County, Texas Place of Birth

  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

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