Denton County, Texas's estimated population is 972,605 with a growth rate of 3.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Denton County, Texas is the 8th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 666,760 and has seen a growth of 45.87% since this time.
|Year||Population||Growth||Annual Growth Rate|
The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.93%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 66.67%.
76.48% of Denton County, Texas residents speak only English, while 23.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.54% of the population.
Overall Poverty Rate
Male Poverty Rate
Female Poverty Rate
The race most likely to be in poverty in Denton County, Texas is Islander, with 15.44% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Denton County, Texas is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.02%.
Veteran Poverty Rate
Veteran Disability Rate
Labor Force Participation
Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Denton County, Texas
84.46% of Denton County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 48.16% having been born in Texas. 8.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.