Falls County, Texas Population 2021

Falls County, Texas's estimated population is 17,429 with a growth rate of 0.38% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Falls County, Texas is the 135th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 17,891 and has seen a growth of -2.58% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202117,429660.38%
202017,363660.38%
201917,297660.38%
201817,231-109-0.63%
201717,340640.37%
201617,276600.35%
201517,21660.03%
201417,210-32-0.19%
201317,242-328-1.87%
201217,570-278-1.56%
201117,848-43-0.24%
201017,8911791.01%
199017,712-234-1.30%
198017,9466463.73%
197017,300-3,963-18.64%
196021,263-5,461-20.43%
195026,724-9,260-25.73%
194035,984-2,787-7.19%
193038,7712,5547.05%
192036,2175681.59%
191035,6492,3076.92%
190033,34212,63661.03%
189020,7064,46627.50%
188016,2406,38964.86%
18709,8516,237172.58%
18603,6140.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.38%
County Website
State
Founded
1850
County Seat
2010 Population
17,891
Growth Since 2010
-2.58%
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Falls County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,43371.98%
Black or African American4,23324.51%
Some Other Race2571.49%
Two or More Races1811.05%
American Indian and Alaska Native860.50%
Asian820.47%
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Falls County, Texas Population by Race

Falls County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Falls County, Texas Median Age

39


Total

39.5


Male

38.6


Female

Falls County, Texas Adults

There are 13,600 adults, (3,095 of whom are seniors) in Falls County, Texas.

Falls County, Texas Age Dependency

64.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35

Child Dependency Ratio

Falls County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

9,145

52.95%

Male

8,127

47.05%

Falls County, Texas Population by Age

Falls County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Falls County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.3%8.7%
All72.4%27.6%
Non Family63.2%36.8%
Male51.1%48.9%
Female43%57%

72.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Falls County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1992.9972.4
Married2,3343.8291.3
Non Family1,8621.1663.2
Female6984.7243
Male3053.7851.1

3.88

Average Family Size

2.99

Average Household Size

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Falls County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0858.89%
9th to 12th Grade1,73414.20%
High School Graduate4,69438.45%
Some College2,18517.90%
Associates Degree9928.13%
Bachelors Degree1,2019.84%
Graduate Degree3182.60%
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Falls County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Falls County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,8785,9891,249
Black2,8802,067189
Hispanic2,3311,18941
Other Race1695619
Asian827414
2+ Races764220
Native American50416

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 90.24%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 26.32%.

Falls County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,317$29,732$26,919
Less Than 9th Grade$22,165$33,250$15,710
High School Graduate$25,733$26,279$19,466
Some College$33,910$36,757$32,176
Bachelors Degree$45,875$67,188$41,875
Graduate Degree$59,167$58,750$60,333

$28,317

Average Earnings

$29,732

Average Male

$26,919

Average Female

Falls County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Falls County, Texas Language by Age

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Falls County, Texas Language

81.42% of Falls County, Texas residents speak only English, while 18.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.37% of the population.

Falls County, Texas Language

Falls County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,7741,49039.48%
White8,1621,31716.14%
Hispanic3,4201,30238.07%
Other2576525.29%
Multiple1652615.76%
Native572238.60%

26.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.30%

Male Poverty Rate

25.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Falls County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Falls County, Texas is Black, with 39.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Falls County, Texas is Multiple, with 15.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.12%.

Falls County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade39.57%
High School16.09%
Some College12.97%
Bachelors or Greater11.68%

Falls County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed90.91%
Female Unemployed41.50%
Male Employed12.57%
Female Employed7.95%

Falls County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Falls County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,497$50,705
Families$51,699$63,362
Married Families$62,423-
Non Families$21,351$27,187
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Income by Household Type

Falls County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.2%

Male Marriage Rate

37.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Falls County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Falls 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.

Falls County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Falls County, Texas Marital Status

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1,188

Number of Veterans

1,099

Male Veterans

89

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam554
Second Gulf War202
First Gulf War170
World War II93
Korea46

Falls County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74407
75+276
35 to 54267
55 to 64206
18 to 3432

Falls County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9139.19%
Black2327.13%
Hispanic491.75%
Other Race1810.17%
2+ Races1519.74%
Native American1015.63%

Falls County, Texas Veterans by Race

Falls County, Texas Veterans by Education

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10.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Falls County, Texas Veterans by Education

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45.1%

Labor Force Participation

42.8%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Falls County, Texas Employment by Age

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Falls County, Texas Employment by Race

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Falls 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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77.03%

Born in Falls County, Texas

94.41%

Native Born

5.59%

Foreign Born

3.72%

Non Citizen

1.87%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.41% of Falls County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 77.03% having been born in Texas. 3.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Falls 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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