Moore County, Texas Population 2021

Moore County, Texas's estimated population is 20,654 with a growth rate of -0.69% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Moore County, Texas is the 119th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 22,005 and has seen a growth of -6.14% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202120,654-143-0.69%
202020,797-143-0.68%
201920,940-143-0.68%
201821,083-521-2.41%
201721,604-37-0.17%
201621,641-84-0.39%
201521,725-261-1.19%
201421,986-160-0.72%
201322,146-284-1.27%
201222,4303601.63%
201122,070650.30%
201022,0054,14023.17%
199017,8651,2907.78%
198016,5752,51517.89%
197014,060-713-4.83%
196014,7731,42410.67%
195013,3498,888199.24%
19404,4612,906186.88%
19301,555984172.33%
1920571101.78%
1910561352168.42%
19002091941293.33%
1890150.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.69%
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State
Founded
1892
County Seat
2010 Population
22,005
Growth Since 2010
-6.14%
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Moore County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,42076.73%
Some Other Race2,0669.65%
Asian1,4636.84%
Black or African American8033.75%
Two or More Races5372.51%
American Indian and Alaska Native1100.51%
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Moore County, Texas Population by Race

Moore County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Moore County, Texas Median Age

30.8


Total

30.1


Male

32.5


Female

Moore County, Texas Adults

There are 14,655 adults, (2,283 of whom are seniors) in Moore County, Texas.

Moore County, Texas Age Dependency

73

Age Dependency Ratio

18.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Moore County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

10,181

47.58%

Male

11,218

52.42%

Moore County, Texas Population by Age

Moore County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Moore County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female72.3%27.7%
Married71.8%28.2%
All65.8%34.2%
Non Family53%47%
Male52.3%47.7%

65.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Moore County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,7333.1565.8
Married3,9203.771.8
Non Family1,6651.2453
Female6764.1972.3
Male4723.8752.3

3.73

Average Family Size

3.15

Average Household Size

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Moore County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,79622.42%
9th to 12th Grade1,28110.27%
High School Graduate3,26426.17%
Some College2,49319.99%
Associates Degree8576.87%
Bachelors Degree1,1449.17%
Graduate Degree6355.09%
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Moore County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Moore County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic6,2242,872311
White4,9704,6091,092
Other Race1,07953973
Asian650403183
Black475388129
2+ Races19015174
Native American875528

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.74%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 38.95%.

Moore County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,379$42,075$28,408
Less Than 9th Grade$29,840$32,500$23,525
High School Graduate$30,185$39,025$23,075
Some College$43,241$60,750$31,939
Bachelors Degree$52,342$59,453$49,904
Graduate Degree$62,941$105,769$61,307

$37,379

Average Earnings

$42,075

Average Male

$28,408

Average Female

Moore County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Moore County, Texas Language by Age

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Moore County, Texas Language

48.31% of Moore County, Texas residents speak only English, while 51.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 43.47% of the population.

Moore County, Texas Language

Moore County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic11,9481,33611.18%
White6,7806028.88%
Asian1,45349434.00%
Other2,05833716.38%
Black77621727.96%
Multiple52914928.17%
Native1102825.45%

12.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.70%

Male Poverty Rate

11.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Moore County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Moore County, Texas is Asian, with 34.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Moore County, Texas is White, with 8.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.53%.

Moore County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.62%
High School12.19%
Bachelors or Greater7.86%
Some College5.15%

Moore County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed49.11%
Male Unemployed44.82%
Female Employed6.43%
Male Employed5.97%

Moore County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Moore County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,871$67,850
Families$59,118$73,693
Married Families$66,307-
Non Families$41,042$47,725
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Income by Household Type

Moore County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.8%

Male Marriage Rate

55.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Moore County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Moore 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.

Moore County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Moore County, Texas Marital Status

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648

Number of Veterans

616

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam212
Second Gulf War202
Korea117
World War II38
First Gulf War37

Moore County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74184
35 to 54173
75+169
55 to 6468
18 to 3454

Moore County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5765.05%
Hispanic931.22%
Other Race281.91%
2+ Races168.00%
Asian161.80%
Black122.02%

Moore County, Texas Veterans by Race

Moore County, Texas Veterans by Education

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0.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Moore County, Texas Veterans by Education

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68.2%

Labor Force Participation

64.7%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Moore County, Texas Employment by Age

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Moore County, Texas Employment by Race

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Moore 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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56.74%

Born in Moore County, Texas

73.81%

Native Born

26.19%

Foreign Born

20.30%

Non Citizen

5.89%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

73.81% of Moore County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 56.74% having been born in Texas. 20.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Moore 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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