Montague County, Texas Population 2021

Montague County, Texas's estimated population is 20,286 with a growth rate of 1.17% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Montague County, Texas is the 126th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 19,718 and has seen a growth of 2.88% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202120,2862341.17%
202020,0522341.18%
201919,8182341.19%
201819,5841850.95%
201719,39990.05%
201619,3901380.72%
201519,252-113-0.58%
201419,365-22-0.11%
201319,387-90-0.46%
201219,477-282-1.43%
201119,759410.21%
201019,7182,44414.15%
199017,274-136-0.78%
198017,4102,08413.60%
197015,3264332.91%
196014,893-2,177-12.75%
195017,070-3,372-16.50%
194020,4421,2836.70%
193019,159-3,041-13.70%
192022,200-2,923-11.63%
191025,1233231.30%
190024,8005,93731.47%
189018,8637,60667.57%
188011,25710,3671164.83%
1870890414.83%
18608490.00%
2021 Growth Rate
1.17%
County Website
State
Founded
1858
County Seat
2010 Population
19,718
Growth Since 2010
2.88%
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Montague County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,60795.47%
Two or More Races3611.85%
Some Other Race2311.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native1590.82%
Black or African American1310.67%
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Montague County, Texas Population by Race

Montague County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Montague County, Texas Median Age

44.6


Total

44.8


Male

44.4


Female

Montague County, Texas Adults

There are 15,022 adults, (4,360 of whom are seniors) in Montague County, Texas.

Montague County, Texas Age Dependency

82.8

Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Montague County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

10,029

51.46%

Male

9,460

48.54%

Montague County, Texas Population by Age

Montague County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Montague County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79%21%
Male74.1%25.9%
All72.4%27.6%
Non Family64.1%35.9%
Female61.2%38.8%

72.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Montague County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,8002.4572.4
Married4,2643.0279
Non Family2,6211.2164.1
Female5953.1861.2
Male3203.874.1

3.02

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

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Montague County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8085.93%
9th to 12th Grade1,1398.36%
High School Graduate5,13037.63%
Some College3,08722.65%
Associates Degree1,1618.52%
Bachelors Degree1,57911.58%
Graduate Degree7285.34%
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Montague County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Montague County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White12,23010,7522,098
Hispanic1,047591161
2+ Races21521434
Other Race11352
Native American777719
Black73604

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 native american people with a rate of 24.68%.

Montague County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,417$49,870$24,214
Less Than 9th Grade$29,375$38,750$25,250
High School Graduate$31,228$42,734$22,188
Some College$31,581$62,344$19,919
Bachelors Degree$47,813$42,396$48,785
Graduate Degree$68,684$68,750$57,000

$34,417

Average Earnings

$49,870

Average Male

$24,214

Average Female

Montague County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Montague County, Texas Language by Age

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Montague County, Texas Language

89.83% of Montague County, Texas residents speak only English, while 10.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.73% of the population.

Montague County, Texas Language

Montague County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,4502,29313.94%
Hispanic2,09164630.89%
Other2277030.84%
Black1155043.48%
Multiple34061.76%

15.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.31%

Male Poverty Rate

16.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montague County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montague County, Texas is Black, with 43.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montague County, Texas is Multiple, with 1.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.81%.

Montague County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.96%
Some College15.16%
High School10.49%
Bachelors or Greater1.62%

Montague County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed47.32%
Female Unemployed36.13%
Female Employed11.79%
Male Employed8.00%

Montague County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Montague County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,765$68,126
Families$61,815$77,678
Married Families$70,000-
Non Families$30,966$44,725
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Income by Household Type

Montague County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

54.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Montague County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Montague 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 45-54.

Montague County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Montague County, Texas Marital Status

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1,433

Number of Veterans

1,262

Male Veterans

171

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam653
First Gulf War266
Second Gulf War176
Korea95
World War II85

Montague County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74525
75+389
35 to 54231
55 to 64183
18 to 34105

Montague County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3839.54%
Hispanic614.64%
Other Race2823.93%
Native American1417.07%
2+ Races51.97%
Black33.90%

Montague County, Texas Veterans by Race

Montague County, Texas Veterans by Education

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2.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montague County, Texas Veterans by Education

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55.2%

Labor Force Participation

52.3%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Montague County, Texas Employment by Age

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Montague County, Texas Employment by Race

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Montague 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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74.98%

Born in Montague County, Texas

95.29%

Native Born

4.71%

Foreign Born

3.21%

Non Citizen

1.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.29% of Montague County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 74.98% having been born in Texas. 3.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Montague 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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