Galveston County, Texas's estimated population is 354,982 with a growth rate of 1.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Galveston County, Texas is the 18th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 292,484 and has seen a growth of 21.37% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 56.05%.
79.94% of Galveston County, Texas residents speak only English, while 20.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.85% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Galveston County, Texas is Native, with 21.82% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Galveston 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 2.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.22%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Galveston County, Texas
90.15% of Galveston County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 63.77% having been born in Texas. 5.76% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.