Bastrop County, Texas Population 2020

Bastrop County, Texas's estimated population is 84,809 with a growth rate of 2.39% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bastrop County, Texas is the 45th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201886,9762,1672.56%
201784,8091,9822.39%
201682,8272,5463.17%
201580,2812,2872.93%
201477,9942,0502.70%
201375,9441,0861.45%
201274,858-283-0.38%
201175,1417791.05%
201074,36236,09994.34%
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%

How Many People Live in Bastrop County, Texas?

84,809

Bastrop County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White58,68171.06%
Some Other Race14,14017.12%
Black or African American6,4987.87%
Two or More Races2,1142.56%
Asian7360.89%
American Indian and Alaska Native4080.49%

Bastrop County, Texas Population Pyramid 2020

Bastrop County, Texas Median Age

38.6


Total

38


Male

39.4


Female

Bastrop County, Texas Adults

There are 61,481 adults, (11,725 of whom are seniors) in Bastrop County, Texas.

Bastrop County, Texas Age Dependency

66

Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Bastrop County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

40,563

49.12%

Male

42,014

50.88%

Bastrop County, Texas Households and Families

Bastrop County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bastrop County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
Male81%19%
All77.5%22.5%
Non Family67.5%32.5%
Female58.5%41.5%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All25,3453.1777.5
Married14,0193.7786.1
Non Family7,0081.2467.5
Female2,9894.5758.5
Male1,3293.8581

3.8

Average Family Size

3.17

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bastrop County, Texas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,3459.82%
9th to 12th Grade4,9899.17%
High School Graduate15,98429.37%
Some College13,69625.16%
Associates Degree3,3316.12%
Bachelors Degree7,62214.00%
Graduate Degree3,4616.36%

Bastrop County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White33,32930,9108,768
Hispanic15,8518,9371,484
Other Race6,9303,696320
Black4,1053,232445
Multiple Races1,071728157
Asian443350249
Native American35629094

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.74%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 56.21%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,816$42,257$31,579
Less Than High School$28,621$33,331$17,254
High School Grad$33,285$41,982$26,806
Some College$34,281$40,928$29,238
Bachelors Degree$53,694$71,922$50,833
Graduate Degree$59,722$64,043$55,227

$37,816

Average Earnings

$42,257

Average Male

$31,579

Average Female

Bastrop County, Texas Language

Bastrop County, Texas Language by Age

Bastrop County, Texas Language

72.10% of Bastrop County, Texas residents speak only English, while 27.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.24% of the population.

Bastrop County, Texas Poverty

Bastrop County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White42,8543,6398.49%
Hispanic29,4382,9149.90%
Black6,1491,36122.13%
Other13,7181,0267.48%
Asian70010515.00%
Multiple2,019512.53%

10.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.49%

Male Poverty Rate

10.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bastrop County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bastrop County, Texas is Black, with 22.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bastrop County, Texas is Multiple, with 2.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.94%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.07%
High School12.25%
Some College5.53%
Bachelors or Greater2.53%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed17.42%
Male Unemployed11.26%
Female Employed5.45%
Male Employed3.39%

Bastrop County, Texas Income

Bastrop County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,941$78,710
Families$75,765$88,522
Married Families$85,575-
Non Families$31,295$47,604

Bastrop County, Texas Marital Status

Bastrop County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.5%

Male Marriage Rate

49.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Bastrop County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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

Bastrop County, Texas Veterans

7,222

Number of Veterans

6,587

Male Veterans

635

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,412
First Gulf War2,391
Second Gulf War1,470
Korea439
World War II105
Name Veterans % of Total
White6,36414.01%
Hispanic1,0155.29%
Other3363.79%
Black3236.51%
2 or More1178.94%
Indian8223.03%

$Bastrop County, Texas Veterans by Education

6.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bastrop County, Texas Employment Status

58.9%

Labor Force Participation

55%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Bastrop County, Texas Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

66.19%

Born in Texas

89.09%

Native Born

10.91%

Foreign Born

8.03%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.09% of Bastrop County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 66.19% having been born in Texas. 8.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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