Dimmit County, Texas Population 2021

Dimmit County, Texas's estimated population is 9,982 with a growth rate of -0.71% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dimmit County, Texas is the 167th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 10,043 and has seen a growth of -0.61% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20219,982-71-0.71%
202010,053-71-0.70%
201910,124-71-0.70%
201810,195-87-0.85%
201710,282-397-3.72%
201610,679-231-2.12%
201510,910-77-0.70%
201410,987930.85%
201310,8944234.04%
201210,4713623.58%
201110,109660.66%
201010,043-390-3.74%
199010,433-934-8.22%
198011,3672,32825.76%
19709,039-1,056-10.46%
196010,095-559-5.25%
195010,6542,11224.72%
19408,542-286-3.24%
19308,8283,53266.69%
19205,2961,83653.06%
19103,4602,354212.84%
19001,106575.43%
18901,04938457.74%
1880665556510.09%
18701090.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.71%
County Website
State
Founded
1858
County Seat
2010 Population
10,043
Growth Since 2010
-0.61%
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Dimmit County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,36689.73%
Some Other Race8598.23%
Asian1471.41%
Two or More Races620.59%
Black or African American40.04%
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Dimmit County, Texas Population by Race

Dimmit County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Dimmit County, Texas Median Age

34.3


Total

33.3


Male

39.2


Female

Dimmit County, Texas Adults

There are 7,369 adults, (1,763 of whom are seniors) in Dimmit County, Texas.

Dimmit County, Texas Age Dependency

86.2

Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Dimmit County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

5,378

51.52%

Male

5,060

48.48%

Dimmit County, Texas Population by Age

Dimmit County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dimmit County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.5%20.5%
All66.2%33.8%
Male64.7%35.3%
Non Family58.1%41.9%
Female48.5%51.5%

66.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dimmit County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1483.2766.2
Married1,4444.0179.5
Non Family8941.0858.1
Female6544.1948.5
Male1565.2364.7

3.99

Average Family Size

3.27

Average Household Size

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Dimmit County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,64225.39%
9th to 12th Grade5318.21%
High School Graduate2,34336.22%
Some College90413.98%
Associates Degree1712.64%
Bachelors Degree5798.95%
Graduate Degree2984.61%
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Dimmit County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dimmit County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic5,4463,492521
White858702265
Other Race51629960
Asian989791
2+ Races62
Black44

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 92.86%.

Dimmit County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,370$33,183$20,000
Less Than 9th Grade$12,183$$10,687
High School Graduate$20,124$25,197$19,676
Some College$32,384$41,964$21,401
Bachelors Degree$41,048$33,018$45,750
Graduate Degree$51,500$70,625$42,176

$22,370

Average Earnings

$33,183

Average Male

$20,000

Average Female

Dimmit County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dimmit County, Texas Language by Age

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Dimmit County, Texas Language

37.43% of Dimmit County, Texas residents speak only English, while 62.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 61.37% of the population.

Dimmit County, Texas Language

Dimmit County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic8,9893,12034.71%
Other85642449.53%
White1,12035531.70%
Black22100.00%

33.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.94%

Male Poverty Rate

38.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dimmit County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dimmit County, Texas is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dimmit County, Texas is White, with 31.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 14.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.98%.

Dimmit County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.16%
High School25.59%
Some College12.71%
Bachelors or Greater0.46%

Dimmit County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed33.17%
Female Unemployed23.16%
Female Employed19.30%
Male Employed8.49%

Dimmit County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dimmit County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$27,161$50,160
Families$31,373$54,428
Married Families$54,825-
Non Families$16,157$31,571
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Income by Household Type

Dimmit County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.5%

Male Marriage Rate

43.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Dimmit County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Dimmit 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 45-54.

Dimmit County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Dimmit County, Texas Marital Status

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408

Number of Veterans

408

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam131
First Gulf War67
Korea48
Second Gulf War44
World War II30

Dimmit County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+112
65 to 74108
35 to 5492
55 to 6460
18 to 3436

Dimmit County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3865.82%
Hispanic2854.50%
Other Race223.85%

Dimmit County, Texas Veterans by Race

Dimmit County, Texas Veterans by Education

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8.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

56.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dimmit County, Texas Veterans by Education

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49.3%

Labor Force Participation

42.7%

Employment Rate

13.4%

Unemployment Rate

Dimmit County, Texas Employment by Age

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Dimmit County, Texas Employment by Race

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Dimmit 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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80.68%

Born in Dimmit County, Texas

92.30%

Native Born

7.70%

Foreign Born

3.60%

Non Citizen

4.10%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.30% of Dimmit County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 80.68% having been born in Texas. 3.60% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Dimmit 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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