Burleson County, Texas Population 2021

Burleson County, Texas's estimated population is 18,659 with a growth rate of 0.58% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Burleson County, Texas is the 131st largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 17,237 and has seen a growth of 8.25% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202118,6591080.58%
202018,5511080.59%
201918,4431080.59%
201818,3352821.56%
201718,0532051.15%
201617,8482371.35%
201517,6112241.29%
201417,3871180.68%
201317,269-164-0.94%
201217,4331050.61%
201117,328910.53%
201017,2373,61226.51%
199013,6251,31210.66%
198012,3132,31423.14%
19709,999-1,178-10.54%
196011,177-1,823-14.02%
195013,000-5,334-29.09%
194018,334-1,514-7.63%
193019,8482,99317.76%
192016,855-1,832-9.80%
191018,6873201.74%
190018,3675,36641.27%
189013,0013,75840.66%
18809,2431,17114.51%
18708,0722,38942.04%
18605,6833,970231.76%
18501,7130.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.58%
County Website
State
Founded
1846
County Seat
2010 Population
17,237
Growth Since 2010
8.25%
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Burleson County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,42179.86%
Black or African American2,39513.26%
Some Other Race7494.15%
Two or More Races4172.31%
American Indian and Alaska Native690.38%
Asian70.04%
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Burleson County, Texas Population by Race

Burleson County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Burleson County, Texas Median Age

43.3


Total

40.5


Male

44.3


Female

Burleson County, Texas Adults

There are 14,043 adults, (3,689 of whom are seniors) in Burleson County, Texas.

Burleson County, Texas Age Dependency

74.4

Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Burleson County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

9,107

50.43%

Male

8,951

49.57%

Burleson County, Texas Population by Age

Burleson County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Burleson County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.6%11.4%
All78.2%21.8%
Non Family66.3%33.7%
Female63.3%36.7%
Male55.8%44.2%

78.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Burleson County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,8102.6378.2
Married3,8353.0888.6
Non Family2,0581.1566.3
Female6484.263.3
Male2693.7155.8

3.17

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

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Burleson County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8216.50%
9th to 12th Grade1,38710.99%
High School Graduate4,84438.38%
Some College2,65821.06%
Associates Degree7315.79%
Bachelors Degree1,58412.55%
Graduate Degree5974.73%
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Burleson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Burleson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,9548,0251,928
Hispanic2,0091,06791
Black1,5381,207143
Other Race35719215
2+ Races175159
Native American493219
Asian77

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 native american people with a rate of 38.78%.

Burleson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,706$44,858$25,226
Less Than 9th Grade$38,839$53,438$16,453
High School Graduate$30,423$41,509$18,304
Some College$35,376$39,913$19,873
Bachelors Degree$52,364$68,949$50,540
Graduate Degree$60,050$60,729$56,848

$38,706

Average Earnings

$44,858

Average Male

$25,226

Average Female

Burleson County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Burleson County, Texas Language by Age

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Burleson County, Texas Language

83.88% of Burleson County, Texas residents speak only English, while 16.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.05% of the population.

Burleson County, Texas Language

Burleson County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,4938447.34%
Black2,34470430.03%
Hispanic3,69550213.59%
Other72715421.18%
Multiple417419.83%
Native6246.45%

11.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.02%

Male Poverty Rate

14.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Burleson County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Burleson County, Texas is Black, with 30.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Burleson County, Texas is Native, with 6.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.66%.

Burleson County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.22%
High School10.21%
Some College9.48%
Bachelors or Greater2.35%

Burleson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed45.71%
Male Unemployed36.54%
Female Employed6.74%
Male Employed4.09%

Burleson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Burleson County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,731$75,799
Families$72,225$89,083
Married Families$77,053-
Non Families$31,892$42,932
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Income by Household Type

Burleson County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.7%

Male Marriage Rate

57.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Burleson County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Burleson 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 55-64.

Burleson County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Burleson County, Texas Marital Status

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1,217

Number of Veterans

1,109

Male Veterans

108

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam427
Second Gulf War285
Korea161
First Gulf War133
World War II44

Burleson County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+379
65 to 74326
55 to 64209
18 to 34159
35 to 54144

Burleson County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1099.64%
Black965.35%
Hispanic150.60%
2+ Races126.15%

Burleson County, Texas Veterans by Race

Burleson County, Texas Veterans by Education

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6.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Burleson County, Texas Veterans by Education

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56.3%

Labor Force Participation

53.5%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Burleson County, Texas Employment by Age

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Burleson County, Texas Employment by Race

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Burleson 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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76.96%

Born in Burleson County, Texas

93.38%

Native Born

6.62%

Foreign Born

4.58%

Non Citizen

2.04%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.38% of Burleson County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 76.96% having been born in Texas. 4.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Burleson 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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