Milam County, Texas Population 2021

Milam County, Texas's estimated population is 24,379 with a growth rate of -0.90% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Milam County, Texas is the 104th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 24,681 and has seen a growth of -1.22% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202124,379-222-0.90%
202024,601-222-0.89%
201924,823-222-0.89%
201825,0451060.43%
201724,9392591.05%
201624,6803181.31%
201524,3622190.91%
201424,143530.22%
201324,090-24-0.10%
201224,114-493-2.00%
201124,607-74-0.30%
201024,6811,7357.56%
199022,9462140.94%
198022,7322,70413.50%
197020,028-2,235-10.04%
196022,263-1,322-5.61%
195023,585-9,535-28.79%
194033,120-4,795-12.65%
193037,915-189-0.50%
192038,1041,3243.60%
191036,780-2,886-7.28%
190039,66614,89360.12%
189024,7736,11432.77%
188018,6599,675107.69%
18708,9843,80973.60%
18605,1752,26878.02%
18502,9070.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.90%
County Website
State
Founded
1837
County Seat
2010 Population
24,681
Growth Since 2010
-1.22%
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Milam County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,12185.27%
Black or African American2,58210.42%
Two or More Races4671.89%
Some Other Race3851.55%
Asian1420.57%
American Indian and Alaska Native730.29%
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Milam County, Texas Population by Race

Milam County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Milam County, Texas Median Age

41.7


Total

39.2


Male

43.4


Female

Milam County, Texas Adults

There are 18,719 adults, (5,038 of whom are seniors) in Milam County, Texas.

Milam County, Texas Age Dependency

81.1

Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Milam County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

12,500

50.46%

Male

12,270

49.54%

Milam County, Texas Population by Age

Milam County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Milam County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.9%19.1%
All71.4%28.6%
Female65.5%34.5%
Non Family60.6%39.4%
Male53%47%

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Milam County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,2282.6371.4
Married4,7683.1880.9
Non Family3,0111.1460.6
Female1,1364.0265.5
Male3133.4653

3.3

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

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Milam County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4048.42%
9th to 12th Grade1,69910.19%
High School Graduate6,35238.08%
Some College3,45220.69%
Associates Degree1,4248.54%
Bachelors Degree1,6309.77%
Graduate Degree7204.32%
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Milam County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Milam County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White11,59710,3161,959
Hispanic3,3351,814272
Black1,4881,27062
Other Race226101
Asian1427832
2+ Races1159626
Native American737312

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 22.61%.

Milam County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,606$43,527$28,929
Less Than 9th Grade$22,123$23,125$20,438
High School Graduate$30,619$39,049$22,958
Some College$42,060$54,636$31,641
Bachelors Degree$44,728$51,344$37,303
Graduate Degree$67,917$70,583$56,680

$33,606

Average Earnings

$43,527

Average Male

$28,929

Average Female

Milam County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Milam County, Texas Language by Age

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Milam County, Texas Language

82.79% of Milam County, Texas residents speak only English, while 17.21% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.02% of the population.

Milam County, Texas Language

Milam County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,0961,89012.52%
Hispanic6,4511,39021.55%
Black2,50639915.92%
Multiple451439.53%
Asian1372216.06%
Other368123.26%

15.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.49%

Male Poverty Rate

15.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Milam County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Milam County, Texas is Hispanic, with 21.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Milam County, Texas is Other, with 3.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.32%.

Milam County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.49%
High School11.73%
Some College6.49%
Bachelors or Greater2.88%

Milam County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed44.33%
Male Unemployed20.81%
Female Employed8.74%
Male Employed3.83%

Milam County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Milam County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,902$65,836
Families$60,348$78,500
Married Families$66,613-
Non Families$28,573$37,779
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Income by Household Type

Milam County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Milam County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Milam 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 55-64.

Milam County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Milam County, Texas Marital Status

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1,569

Number of Veterans

1,379

Male Veterans

190

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam522
Second Gulf War315
First Gulf War270
Korea108
World War II27

Milam County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74432
35 to 54417
75+369
55 to 64242
18 to 34109

Milam County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4248.78%
Hispanic1323.21%
Black965.41%
Native American3852.05%
Other Race113.63%

Milam County, Texas Veterans by Race

Milam County, Texas Veterans by Education

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7.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Milam County, Texas Veterans by Education

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52.9%

Labor Force Participation

50.4%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Milam County, Texas Employment by Age

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Milam County, Texas Employment by Race

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Milam 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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78.03%

Born in Milam County, Texas

95.29%

Native Born

4.71%

Foreign Born

3.11%

Non Citizen

1.60%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.29% of Milam County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 78.03% having been born in Texas. 3.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Milam 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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