Kaufman County, Texas Population 2021

Kaufman County, Texas's estimated population is 151,904 with a growth rate of 5.47% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Kaufman County, Texas is the 36th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 103,872 and has seen a growth of 46.24% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021151,9047,8755.47%
2020144,0297,8755.78%
2019136,1547,8756.14%
2018128,2795,6514.61%
2017122,6284,7244.01%
2016117,9043,8493.37%
2015114,0553,1832.87%
2014110,8722,6242.42%
2013108,2481,6951.59%
2012106,5531,3541.29%
2011105,1991,3271.28%
2010103,87251,65298.91%
199052,22013,20533.85%
198039,0156,62320.45%
197032,3922,4618.22%
196029,931-1,239-3.97%
195031,170-7,138-18.63%
194038,308-2,597-6.35%
193040,905-371-0.90%
192041,2765,95316.85%
191035,3231,9475.83%
190033,37611,77854.53%
189021,5986,15039.81%
188015,4488,553124.05%
18706,8952,95975.18%
18603,9362,889275.93%
18501,0470.00%
2021 Growth Rate
5.47%
County Website
State
Founded
February 1848
County Seat
2010 Population
103,872
Growth Since 2010
46.24%
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Kaufman County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White100,71781.35%
Black or African American14,66211.84%
Some Other Race3,2192.60%
Two or More Races3,0912.50%
Asian1,5901.28%
American Indian and Alaska Native4470.36%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander780.06%
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Kaufman County, Texas Population by Race

Kaufman County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Kaufman County, Texas Median Age

35.5


Total

34.8


Male

36.2


Female

Kaufman County, Texas Adults

There are 89,469 adults, (14,585 of whom are seniors) in Kaufman County, Texas.

Kaufman County, Texas Age Dependency

65.3

Age Dependency Ratio

19.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Kaufman County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

62,998

50.89%

Male

60,806

49.11%

Kaufman County, Texas Population by Age

Kaufman County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Kaufman County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
All76.6%23.4%
Male71%29%
Non Family63.1%36.9%
Female59.3%40.7%

76.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kaufman County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All38,0153.2276.6
Married22,5813.6886
Non Family8,2281.2563.1
Female5,0433.8759.3
Male2,1634.3971

3.65

Average Family Size

3.22

Average Household Size

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Kaufman County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,2195.31%
9th to 12th Grade7,0868.92%
High School Graduate25,70832.37%
Some College19,58024.65%
Associates Degree6,5318.22%
Bachelors Degree10,98613.83%
Graduate Degree5,3196.70%
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Kaufman County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Kaufman County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White54,73249,21412,044
Hispanic13,5288,9371,777
Black9,1718,2071,905
Other Race1,8771,27081
2+ Races1,098940298
Asian992849346
Native American32425625
Islander786923

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.92%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 34.88%.

Kaufman County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,929$49,195$36,394
Less Than 9th Grade$26,952$30,581$20,494
High School Graduate$32,466$43,619$25,521
Some College$44,445$52,528$37,588
Bachelors Degree$55,541$62,940$52,600
Graduate Degree$63,450$73,070$59,796

$42,929

Average Earnings

$49,195

Average Male

$36,394

Average Female

Kaufman County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Kaufman County, Texas Language by Age

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Kaufman County, Texas Language

82.90% of Kaufman County, Texas residents speak only English, while 17.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.25% of the population.

Kaufman County, Texas Language

Kaufman County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White77,7566,1667.93%
Hispanic26,2574,67717.81%
Black14,4512,77319.19%
Other3,19669021.59%
Multiple3,0221344.43%
Native4187517.94%
Asian1,524493.22%
Islander78911.54%

11.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.88%

Male Poverty Rate

12.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kaufman County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kaufman County, Texas is Other, with 21.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kaufman County, Texas is Asian, with 3.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.84%.

Kaufman County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.49%
High School12.86%
Some College8.02%
Bachelors or Greater2.27%

Kaufman County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed26.08%
Male Unemployed25.97%
Female Employed6.60%
Male Employed4.21%

Kaufman County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Kaufman County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$70,107$86,500
Families$79,328$94,453
Married Families$97,261$106,508
Non Families$37,987$51,120
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Income by Household Type

Kaufman County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Kaufman County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Kaufman 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 35-44.

Kaufman County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Kaufman County, Texas Marital Status

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6,907

Number of Veterans

6,140

Male Veterans

767

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,462
Second Gulf War1,730
First Gulf War1,665
Korea448
World War II77

Kaufman County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 542,098
65 to 741,766
55 to 641,192
75+1,143
18 to 34708

Kaufman County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5,6047.62%
Black9959.51%
Hispanic6053.70%
2+ Races1026.42%
Other Race994.35%
Asian837.38%
Native American247.04%

Kaufman County, Texas Veterans by Race

Kaufman County, Texas Veterans by Education

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5.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kaufman County, Texas Veterans by Education

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66.8%

Labor Force Participation

63%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Kaufman County, Texas Employment by Age

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Kaufman County, Texas Employment by Race

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Kaufman 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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70.80%

Born in Kaufman County, Texas

92.08%

Native Born

7.92%

Foreign Born

4.95%

Non Citizen

2.98%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.08% of Kaufman County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 70.80% having been born in Texas. 4.95% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Kaufman 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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