Knox County, Texas Population 2022

Knox County, Texas's estimated population is 3,670 with a growth rate of 0.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Knox County, Texas is the 217th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 3,723 and has seen a growth of -1.42% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
1880770.00%
18901,1341,0571372.73%
19002,3221,188104.76%
19109,6257,303314.51%
19209,240-385-4.00%
193011,3682,12823.03%
194010,090-1,278-11.24%
195010,082-8-0.08%
19607,857-2,225-22.07%
19705,972-1,885-23.99%
19805,329-643-10.77%
19904,837-492-9.23%
20103,723-1,114-23.03%
20113,722-1-0.03%
20123,73080.21%
20133,722-8-0.21%
20143,801792.12%
20153,792-9-0.24%
20163,732-60-1.58%
20173,674-58-1.55%
20183,662-12-0.33%
20193,66420.05%
20203,66620.05%
20213,66820.05%
20223,67020.05%
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Knox County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,96080.46%
Black or African American1965.33%
Asian451.22%
Some Other Race1955.30%
Two or More Races2837.69%
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Knox County, Texas Population by Race

Knox County, Texas Population Pyramid 2022

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Knox County, Texas Median Age

41.6


Total

39.8


Male

41.9


Female

Knox County, Texas Adults

There are 2,741 adults, (680 of whom are seniors) in Knox County, Texas.

Knox County, Texas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Knox County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

1,862

50.61%

Male

1,817

49.39%

Knox County, Texas Population by Age

Knox County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Knox County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.2%7.8%
Female85.8%14.2%
All84.6%15.4%
Non Family76.8%23.2%
Male58.1%41.9%

84.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Knox County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3942.5484.6
Married7483.2392.2
Male1052.2758.1
Female1483.385.8
Non Family3931.0476.8

3.11

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

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Knox County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade25910.52%
9th to 12th Grade2178.81%
High School Graduate75430.63%
Some College59724.25%
Associates Degree1716.95%
Bachelors Degree28711.66%
Graduate Degree1777.19%
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Knox County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Knox County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian454331
White1,5131,343370
Black14913335
2+ Races1791348
Other Race111544
Hispanic72144320

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 95.56%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 68.89%.

Knox County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,712$37,535$25,811
Less Than 9th Grade$29,688$31,688$21,417
High School Graduate$31,250$41,667$21,967
Some College$35,952$46,875$24,784
Bachelors Degree$47,784$47,813$47,708
Graduate Degree$52,550$$53,200

$34,712

Average Earnings

$37,535

Average Male

$25,811

Average Female

Knox County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Knox County, Texas Language by Age

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Knox County, Texas Language

73.12% of Knox County, Texas residents speak only English, while 26.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.08% of the population.

Knox County, Texas Language

Knox County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1955829.74%
White2,0101577.81%
Other5NaN%
Hispanic1,26522918.10%
Multiple273103.66%

11.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.67%

Male Poverty Rate

13.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Knox County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Knox County, Texas is Black, with 29.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Knox County, Texas is Multiple, with 3.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.72%.

Knox County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.08%
High School11.55%
Some College5.01%
Bachelors or Greater2.22%

Knox County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.24%
Male Unemployed6.45%
Female Employed3.74%
Female Unemployed42.86%

Knox County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Knox County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,719$62,069
Families$63,162$73,342
Married Families$72,391-
Non Families$23,281$30,213
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Income by Household Type

Knox County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

56.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Knox County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Knox 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 35-44.

Knox County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Knox County, Texas Marital Status

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182

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War54
First Gulf War42
Vietnam48
Korea7
World War II6

Knox County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 342
35 to 5452
55 to 6440
65 to 7448
75+40

Knox County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1757.91%
Black10.64%
Other Race21.49%
2+ Races42.07%
Hispanic374.50%

Knox County, Texas Veterans by Race

Knox County, Texas Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Knox County, Texas Veterans by Education

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59%

Labor Force Participation

56.4%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Knox County, Texas Employment by Age

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Knox County, Texas Employment by Race

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Knox 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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76.60%

Born in Knox County, Texas

90.87%

Native Born

9.13%

Foreign Born

6.09%

Non Citizen

3.04%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.87% of Knox County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 76.60% having been born in Texas. 6.09% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Knox 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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