Dallam County, Texas Population 2021

Dallam County, Texas's estimated population is 7,255 with a growth rate of -0.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dallam County, Texas is the 188th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 6,747 and has seen a growth of 7.53% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20217,255-16-0.22%
20207,271-16-0.22%
20197,287-16-0.22%
20187,303310.43%
20177,272-85-1.16%
20167,357560.77%
20157,301871.21%
20147,2141041.46%
20137,110510.72%
20127,0591712.48%
20116,8881412.09%
20106,7471,28623.55%
19905,461-1,070-16.38%
19806,5315198.63%
19706,012-290-4.60%
19606,302-1,338-17.51%
19507,6401,14617.65%
19406,494-1,336-17.06%
19307,8303,30272.92%
19204,52852713.17%
19104,0013,8552640.41%
19001463430.36%
18901120.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.22%
County Website
State
Founded
1891
County Seat
2010 Population
6,747
Growth Since 2010
7.53%
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Dallam County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,55089.68%
Some Other Race3114.26%
Two or More Races1592.18%
Asian1421.94%
American Indian and Alaska Native861.18%
Black or African American560.77%
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Dallam County, Texas Population by Race

Dallam County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Dallam County, Texas Median Age

31.7


Total

32.1


Male

31.6


Female

Dallam County, Texas Adults

There are 5,002 adults, (784 of whom are seniors) in Dallam County, Texas.

Dallam County, Texas Age Dependency

73.2

Age Dependency Ratio

18.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Dallam County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

3,586

49.10%

Male

3,718

50.90%

Dallam County, Texas Population by Age

Dallam County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dallam County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.9%23.1%
All64.4%35.6%
Female57%43%
Male47%53%
Non Family45%55%

64.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dallam County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3643.0764.4
Married1,3443.8376.9
Non Family6531.2745
Female2352.9257
Male1324.4447

3.58

Average Family Size

3.07

Average Household Size

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Dallam County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade73516.29%
9th to 12th Grade60213.35%
High School Graduate1,26428.02%
Some College1,07123.74%
Associates Degree1272.82%
Bachelors Degree54212.02%
Graduate Degree1703.77%
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Dallam County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dallam County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,4262,037551
Hispanic1,822874115
Other Race1135217
Asian999939
2+ Races8357
Native American70687
Black5656

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 39.39%.

Dallam County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,170$41,592$21,250
Less Than 9th Grade$30,085$34,206$18,628
High School Graduate$33,203$46,607$19,129
Some College$32,029$40,731$22,204
Bachelors Degree$48,229$40,000$48,438
Graduate Degree$$61,089$

$33,170

Average Earnings

$41,592

Average Male

$21,250

Average Female

Dallam County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dallam County, Texas Language by Age

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Dallam County, Texas Language

56.41% of Dallam County, Texas residents speak only English, while 43.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 36.36% of the population.

Dallam County, Texas Language

Dallam County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,22543913.61%
White3,60743812.14%
Multiple15942.52%
Native8611.16%

12.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.54%

Male Poverty Rate

13.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dallam County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dallam County, Texas is Hispanic, with 13.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dallam County, Texas is Native, with 1.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.35%.

Dallam County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade13.94%
Some College8.76%
High School8.09%
Bachelors or Greater5.90%

Dallam County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed66.67%
Male Employed7.46%
Female Employed5.34%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Dallam County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dallam County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,811$83,942
Families$69,018$97,532
Married Families$75,574-
Non Families$34,783$45,677
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Income by Household Type

Dallam County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

57.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Dallam County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Dallam 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.

Dallam County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Dallam County, Texas Marital Status

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363

Number of Veterans

322

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam99
First Gulf War80
Korea56
Second Gulf War53
World War II

Dallam County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+101
55 to 6496
65 to 7485
35 to 5445
18 to 3436

Dallam County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3056.70%
Hispanic773.75%
Black56100.00%
Other Race21.50%

Dallam County, Texas Veterans by Race

Dallam County, Texas Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dallam County, Texas Veterans by Education

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72.1%

Labor Force Participation

70.7%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Dallam County, Texas Employment by Age

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Dallam County, Texas Employment by Race

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Dallam 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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42.07%

Born in Dallam County, Texas

75.68%

Native Born

24.32%

Foreign Born

19.84%

Non Citizen

4.48%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

75.68% of Dallam County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 42.07% having been born in Texas. 19.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Dallam 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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