Bexar County, Texas Population 2020

Bexar County, Texas's estimated population is 1,958,840 with a growth rate of 1.52% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bexar County, Texas is the 4th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20181,986,05027,2101.39%
20171,958,84029,3101.52%
20161,929,53033,4101.76%
20151,896,12037,3302.01%
20141,858,79036,9302.03%
20131,821,86032,7701.83%
20121,789,09033,7501.92%
20111,755,34032,4801.89%
20101,722,860537,47045.34%
19901,185,390196,59019.88%
1980988,800158,34019.07%
1970830,460143,30920.86%
1960687,151186,69137.30%
1950500,460162,28447.99%
1940338,17645,64315.60%
1930292,53390,43744.75%
1920202,09682,42068.87%
1910119,67650,25472.39%
190069,42220,15640.91%
189049,26618,79661.69%
188030,47014,42789.93%
187016,0431,58910.99%
186014,4548,402138.83%
18506,0520.00%

Bexar County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,535,35979.72%
Black or African American146,7037.62%
Some Other Race112,4335.84%
Two or More Races61,7173.20%
Asian54,3662.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native13,2290.69%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2,0580.11%

Bexar County, Texas Population Pyramid 2020

Bexar County, Texas Median Age

33.4


Total

32.1


Male

34.7


Female

Bexar County, Texas Adults

There are 1,426,740 adults, (223,805 of whom are seniors) in Bexar County, Texas.

Bexar County, Texas Age Dependency

60.1

Age Dependency Ratio

18.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Bexar County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

975,835

50.67%

Male

950,030

49.33%

Bexar County, Texas Households and Families

Bexar County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bexar County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.7%25.3%
All58.8%41.2%
Male52.8%47.2%
Female49.7%50.3%
Non Family42.3%57.7%

58.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All632,574358.8
Married288,6993.7574.7
Non Family210,8371.3142.3
Female99,5344.0349.7
Male33,504452.8

3.73

Average Family Size

3

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bexar County, Texas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade92,1337.53%
9th to 12th Grade105,7378.64%
High School Graduate308,71425.22%
Some College281,56023.00%
Associates Degree98,2788.03%
Bachelors Degree214,83017.55%
Graduate Degree122,91810.04%

Bexar County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic685,333518,394118,109
White392,994375,363169,691
Black93,02885,23024,779
Other Race73,05451,81010,053
Asian37,60232,76319,522
Multiple Races27,52424,4968,158
Native American8,1656,1761,727
Islander1,4871,433505

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 96.37%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 51.92%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,006$39,524$30,734
Less Than High School$21,041$25,394$15,448
High School Grad$27,697$31,356$23,387
Some College$34,112$39,828$29,887
Bachelors Degree$51,858$58,988$46,881
Graduate Degree$66,880$82,932$58,475

$35,006

Average Earnings

$39,524

Average Male

$30,734

Average Female

Bexar County, Texas Language

Bexar County, Texas Language by Age

Bexar County, Texas Language

59.92% of Bexar County, Texas residents speak only English, while 40.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 36.27% of the population.

Bexar County, Texas Poverty

Bexar County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,138,940221,94119.49%
White529,11650,0229.45%
Black142,53326,24618.41%
Other109,90620,36918.53%
Multiple59,8388,63014.42%
Asian53,2057,37313.86%
Native12,9363,43926.58%
Islander2,0191437.08%

16.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.14%

Male Poverty Rate

17.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bexar County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bexar County, Texas is Native, with 26.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bexar County, Texas is Islander, with 7.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.69%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.74%
High School15.13%
Some College10.36%
Bachelors or Greater4.80%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.49%
Male Unemployed26.37%
Female Employed8.92%
Male Employed6.92%

Bexar County, Texas Income

Bexar County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,456$76,006
Families$66,112$87,466
Married Families$81,886$104,618
Non Families$35,799$49,356

Bexar County, Texas Marital Status

Bexar County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.2%

Male Marriage Rate

42.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Bexar County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Bexar County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Bexar County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Bexar County, Texas Veterans

149,790

Number of Veterans

126,499

Male Veterans

23,291

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War50,138
First Gulf War48,729
Vietnam45,495
Korea8,377
World War II3,626
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5448,948
65 to 7428,762
55 to 6428,290
18 to 3422,196
75+21,594
Name Veterans % of Total
White117,01710.35%
Hispanic54,0716.67%
Black20,39018.94%
Other5,3146.23%
2 or More4,14212.23%
Asian1,9634.59%
Indian8048.60%
Hawaiian1609.80%

$Bexar County, Texas Veterans by Education

6.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bexar County, Texas Employment Status

64.6%

Labor Force Participation

59.9%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Bexar 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

63.74%

Born in Texas

86.71%

Native Born

13.29%

Foreign Born

7.86%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.71% of Bexar County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 63.74% having been born in Texas. 7.86% 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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