Mitchell County, Texas Population 2021

Mitchell County, Texas's estimated population is 8,585 with a growth rate of 0.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mitchell County, Texas is the 177th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 9,412 and has seen a growth of -8.79% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20218,585200.23%
20208,565200.23%
20198,545200.23%
20188,5253103.77%
20178,215-259-3.06%
20168,474-382-4.31%
20158,856-214-2.36%
20149,070710.79%
20138,999-330-3.54%
20129,329-67-0.71%
20119,396-16-0.17%
20109,4121,39617.42%
19908,016-1,072-11.80%
19809,088150.17%
19709,073-2,182-19.39%
196011,255-3,102-21.61%
195014,3571,88015.07%
194012,477-1,706-12.03%
193014,1836,65688.43%
19207,527-1,429-15.96%
19108,9566,101213.70%
19002,85579638.66%
18902,0591,9421659.83%
18801170.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.23%
State
Founded
1881
County Seat
2010 Population
9,412
Growth Since 2010
-8.79%
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Mitchell County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,82480.07%
Black or African American8409.86%
Some Other Race4525.30%
Two or More Races1892.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native1812.12%
Asian370.43%
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Mitchell County, Texas Population by Race

Mitchell County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Mitchell County, Texas Median Age

33.9


Total

31.8


Male

40.4


Female

Mitchell County, Texas Adults

There are 6,835 adults, (1,316 of whom are seniors) in Mitchell County, Texas.

Mitchell County, Texas Age Dependency

54.4

Age Dependency Ratio

23.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Mitchell County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

3,344

39.24%

Male

5,179

60.76%

Mitchell County, Texas Population by Age

Mitchell County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mitchell County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.2%11.8%
All79%21%
Female78.3%21.7%
Male76.4%23.6%
Non Family66.7%33.3%

79.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mitchell County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3822.7279
Married1,2083.4188.2
Non Family8681.3866.7
Female1663.7978.3
Male1403.8376.4

3.38

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Mitchell County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5029.01%
9th to 12th Grade68712.33%
High School Graduate2,24440.26%
Some College1,11920.08%
Associates Degree3917.01%
Bachelors Degree4738.49%
Graduate Degree1582.83%
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Mitchell County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mitchell County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,8932,500503
Hispanic2,0681,427115
Black5183888
Other Race326163
2+ Races11293
Native American92815
Asian77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.39%.

Mitchell County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,566$44,342$27,125
Less Than 9th Grade$22,159$$25,493
High School Graduate$39,750$60,528$19,549
Some College$37,990$45,472$31,078
Bachelors Degree$38,152$42,534$36,480
Graduate Degree$45,865$$46,490

$37,566

Average Earnings

$44,342

Average Male

$27,125

Average Female

Mitchell County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mitchell County, Texas Language by Age

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Mitchell County, Texas Language

74.66% of Mitchell County, Texas residents speak only English, while 25.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.09% of the population.

Mitchell County, Texas Language

Mitchell County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,48643812.56%
Hispanic2,5572258.80%
Other18815280.85%
Black1844926.63%

11.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.52%

Male Poverty Rate

13.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mitchell County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mitchell County, Texas is Other, with 80.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mitchell County, Texas is Hispanic, with 8.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.11%.

Mitchell County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.67%
High School11.94%
Some College7.89%
Bachelors or Greater3.10%

Mitchell County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed10.19%
Female Employed4.35%
Male Employed3.68%
Male Unemployed3.13%

Mitchell County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mitchell County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,492$73,526
Families$78,283$94,763
Married Families$85,078-
Non Families$32,130$35,966
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Income by Household Type

Mitchell County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.2%

Male Marriage Rate

46.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Mitchell County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Mitchell County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Mitchell County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Mitchell County, Texas Marital Status

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364

Number of Veterans

364

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam156
First Gulf War124
Korea29
Second Gulf War7
World War II

Mitchell County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64128
65 to 74106
75+73
35 to 5457
18 to 34

Mitchell County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3356.36%
Hispanic291.12%
Native American128.89%
Black101.19%
Other Race71.64%

Mitchell County, Texas Veterans by Race

Mitchell County, Texas Veterans by Education

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0.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mitchell County, Texas Veterans by Education

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41.2%

Labor Force Participation

39.3%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Mitchell County, Texas Employment by Age

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Mitchell County, Texas Employment by Race

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Mitchell 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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78.56%

Born in Mitchell County, Texas

94.98%

Native Born

5.02%

Foreign Born

3.58%

Non Citizen

1.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.98% of Mitchell County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 78.56% having been born in Texas. 3.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Mitchell 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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