Cochran County, Texas Population 2021

Cochran County, Texas's estimated population is 2,897 with a growth rate of 0.77% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cochran County, Texas is the 229th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 3,147 and has seen a growth of -7.94% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20212,897220.77%
20202,875220.77%
20192,853220.78%
20182,831-22-0.77%
20172,853-68-2.33%
20162,921-56-1.88%
20152,977321.09%
20142,945-64-2.13%
20133,009-19-0.63%
20123,028-54-1.75%
20113,082-65-2.07%
20103,147-1,230-28.10%
19904,377-448-9.28%
19804,825-501-9.41%
19705,326-1,091-17.00%
19606,4174898.25%
19505,9282,19358.71%
19403,7351,77290.27%
19301,9631,8962829.85%
19206723.08%
19106540160.00%
1900250.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.77%
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State
Founded
1924
County Seat
2010 Population
3,147
Growth Since 2010
-7.94%
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Cochran County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,56588.85%
Black or African American1444.99%
Some Other Race1053.64%
Two or More Races712.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.07%
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Cochran County, Texas Population by Race

Cochran County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Cochran County, Texas Median Age

35.1


Total

34.7


Male

35.6


Female

Cochran County, Texas Adults

There are 2,106 adults, (455 of whom are seniors) in Cochran County, Texas.

Cochran County, Texas Age Dependency

74.9

Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Cochran County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

1,392

48.22%

Male

1,495

51.78%

Cochran County, Texas Population by Age

Cochran County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cochran County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male89.1%10.9%
Married84.6%15.4%
All78.4%21.6%
Female78%22%
Non Family66.9%33.1%

78.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cochran County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9982.7878.4
Married5003.5584.6
Non Family3111.0966.9
Female1413.2378
Male464.4689.1

3.46

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

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Cochran County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade41121.85%
9th to 12th Grade19710.47%
High School Graduate57830.73%
Some College38820.63%
Associates Degree1568.29%
Bachelors Degree1085.74%
Graduate Degree432.29%
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Cochran County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cochran County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic96649527
White788672122
Black1321052
Other Race69413
2+ Races1716
Native American22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.48%.

Cochran County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,566$37,569$26,352
Less Than 9th Grade$23,482$32,386$4,815
High School Graduate$33,500$34,405$31,136
Some College$34,511$62,857$26,728
Bachelors Degree$50,208$45,417$51,250
Graduate Degree$52,500$32,000$65,625

$32,566

Average Earnings

$37,569

Average Male

$26,352

Average Female

Cochran County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cochran County, Texas Language by Age

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Cochran County, Texas Language

53.91% of Cochran County, Texas residents speak only English, while 46.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 44.64% of the population.

Cochran County, Texas Language

Cochran County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,68245827.23%
White1,02717116.65%
Black1429365.49%
Multiple692130.43%
Other1041312.50%

25.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.93%

Male Poverty Rate

25.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cochran County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cochran County, Texas is Black, with 65.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cochran County, Texas is Other, with 12.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.94%.

Cochran County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.05%
High School14.93%
Some College13.84%
Bachelors or Greater9.27%

Cochran County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed49.21%
Female Employed24.25%
Male Employed13.12%
Female Unemployed4.55%

Cochran County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cochran County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,962$58,478
Families$58,295$69,678
Married Families$74,167-
Non Families$25,156$28,804
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Income by Household Type

Cochran County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

48.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Cochran County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Cochran County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Cochran County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Cochran County, Texas Marital Status

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92

Number of Veterans

86

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam24
First Gulf War23
Second Gulf War22
Korea4
World War II

Cochran County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+23
35 to 5422
55 to 6419
65 to 7418
18 to 3410

Cochran County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White703.75%
Hispanic242.15%
Black1511.36%
Other Race79.33%

Cochran County, Texas Veterans by Race

Cochran County, Texas Veterans by Education

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6.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cochran County, Texas Veterans by Education

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59.7%

Labor Force Participation

54.9%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Cochran County, Texas Employment by Age

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Cochran County, Texas Employment by Race

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Cochran 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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74.54%

Born in Cochran County, Texas

86.91%

Native Born

13.09%

Foreign Born

10.50%

Non Citizen

2.60%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.91% of Cochran County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 74.54% having been born in Texas. 10.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cochran 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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