Gillespie County, Texas Population 2022

Gillespie County, Texas's estimated population is 27,846 with a growth rate of 1.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gillespie County, Texas is the 100th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 24,874 and has seen a growth of 11.95% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18501,2400.00%
18602,7361,496120.65%
18703,56683030.34%
18805,2281,66246.61%
18907,0561,82834.97%
19008,2291,17316.62%
19109,4471,21814.80%
192010,0155686.01%
193011,0201,00510.03%
194010,670-350-3.18%
195010,520-150-1.41%
196010,048-472-4.49%
197010,5535055.03%
198013,5322,97928.23%
199017,2043,67227.14%
201024,8747,67044.58%
201125,0391650.66%
201225,1751360.54%
201325,3631880.75%
201425,4731100.43%
201525,9164431.74%
201626,2062901.12%
201726,4832771.06%
201826,7022190.83%
201926,9882861.07%
202027,2742861.06%
202127,5602861.05%
202227,8462861.04%
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Gillespie County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,12390.46%
Black or African American230.09%
American Indian and Alaska Native6272.35%
Asian830.31%
Some Other Race6802.55%
Two or More Races1,1324.24%
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Gillespie County, Texas Population by Race

Gillespie County, Texas Population Pyramid 2022

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Gillespie County, Texas Median Age

50.1


Total

48


Male

52.6


Female

Gillespie County, Texas Adults

There are 21,340 adults, (7,820 of whom are seniors) in Gillespie County, Texas.

Gillespie County, Texas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

57.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Gillespie County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

13,784

51.69%

Male

12,884

48.31%

Gillespie County, Texas Population by Age

Gillespie County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gillespie County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
All71.4%28.6%
Non Family56.5%43.5%
Male50.3%49.7%
Female43.8%56.2%

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gillespie County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,8202.4471.4
Married6,1622.9584.8
Male3243.3850.3
Female8913.5743.8
Non Family3,4431.1356.5

3.01

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

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Gillespie County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0265.24%
9th to 12th Grade9935.07%
High School Graduate5,86929.97%
Some College3,79719.39%
Associates Degree1,2116.18%
Bachelors Degree4,66623.83%
Graduate Degree2,02110.32%
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Gillespie County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gillespie County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian838376
White15,73215,1556,224
Native American2399243
Other Race47333354
2+ Races59236560
Hispanic3,4342,040278
Black2323

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 91.57%.

Gillespie County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,268$41,783$26,187
Less Than 9th Grade$23,338$25,781$11,563
High School Graduate$29,671$40,181$22,601
Some College$31,418$39,943$26,782
Bachelors Degree$42,488$52,276$36,463
Graduate Degree$53,205$81,189$32,950

$32,268

Average Earnings

$41,783

Average Male

$26,187

Average Female

Gillespie County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gillespie County, Texas Language by Age

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Gillespie County, Texas Language

82.48% of Gillespie County, Texas residents speak only English, while 17.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.72% of the population.

Gillespie County, Texas Language

Gillespie County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black11100.00%
Native62719931.74%
Multiple1,12133730.06%
White19,5001,4117.24%
Other131NaN%
Hispanic6,2541,39122.24%

10.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.60%

Male Poverty Rate

11.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gillespie County, Texas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gillespie County, Texas is Hispanic, with 22.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.48%.

Gillespie County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.28%
High School10.44%
Some College6.89%
Bachelors or Greater2.59%

Gillespie County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.89%
Male Unemployed46.28%
Female Employed7.36%
Female Unemployed48.47%

Gillespie County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gillespie County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,445$84,771
Families$74,699$96,866
Married Families$87,652-
Non Families$34,042$57,263
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Income by Household Type

Gillespie County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.1%

Male Marriage Rate

57.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Gillespie County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Gillespie County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Gillespie County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Gillespie County, Texas Marital Status

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1,662

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War100
First Gulf War180
Vietnam732
Korea137
World War II136

Gillespie County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3420
35 to 54192
55 to 6472
65 to 74527
75+851

Gillespie County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6008.13%
2+ Races629.06%
Hispanic10.02%

Gillespie County, Texas Veterans by Race

Gillespie County, Texas Veterans by Education

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4.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gillespie County, Texas Veterans by Education

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57.8%

Labor Force Participation

55.3%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Gillespie County, Texas Employment by Age

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Gillespie County, Texas Employment by Race

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Gillespie 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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66.30%

Born in Gillespie County, Texas

90.99%

Native Born

9.01%

Foreign Born

5.70%

Non Citizen

3.31%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.99% of Gillespie County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 66.30% having been born in Texas. 5.70% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Gillespie 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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