Carson County, Texas Population 2023

5,693

Carson County, Texas's estimated 2023 population is 5,693 with a growth rate of -0.66% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Carson County, Texas is the 191st largest county in Texas. The 2010 population was 6,182 and has seen a growth of -7.91% since that time.

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Carson County, Texas Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Other race

Native American

Black or African American

Two or more races

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Carson County, Texas Population by Race

Carson County, Texas Population Pyramid 2023

Carson County, Texas Median Age

42.4

Total

42.5

Male

42.2

Female

Carson County, Texas Adults

There are 4,569 adults, (1,211 of whom are seniors) in Carson County, Texas.

Carson County, Texas Age Dependency

77.4

Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Carson County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female3,00250.39%
Male2,95549.61%

Carson County, Texas Population by Age

Carson County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.04

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

84.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Carson County, Texas Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Carson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Carson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 77.78%.

Carson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$47,207

Average Earnings

$60,652

Average Male

$35,156

Average Female

Carson County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Carson County, Texas Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Carson County, Texas Language

96.49% of Carson County, Texas residents speak only English, while 3.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.86% of the population.

Carson County, Texas Language

Carson County, Texas Poverty by Race

rate

10.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.63%

Male Poverty Rate

11.4%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carson County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carson County, Texas is Asian, with 38.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carson County, Texas is Other, with 5.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.63%.

Carson County, Texas Poverty

Carson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Carson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Carson County, Texas Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Carson County, Texas Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

58.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

58.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Carson County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Carson 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 55-64.

Carson County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Carson County, Texas Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

409

Number of Veterans

365

Male Veterans

44

Female Veterans

Carson County, Texas Veterans by War

Carson County, Texas Veterans by Age

count

Carson County, Texas Veterans by Race

Carson County, Texas Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carson County, Texas Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

63.4%

Labor Force Participation

62.4%

Employment Rate

1.6%

Unemployment Rate

Carson County, Texas Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Carson County, Texas Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Carson County, Texas Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

78.15%

Born in Carson County, Texas

100.22%

Native Born

2.36%

Foreign Born

0.38%

Non Citizen

1.98%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.22% of Carson County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 78.15% having been born in Texas. 0.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Carson County, Texas Place of Birth

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