Morris County, Texas Population 2021

Morris County, Texas's estimated population is 12,558 with a growth rate of 0.68% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Morris County, Texas is the 155th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 12,919 and has seen a growth of -2.79% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202112,558850.68%
202012,473850.69%
201912,388850.69%
201812,303-72-0.58%
201712,375-54-0.43%
201612,429590.48%
201512,370-236-1.87%
201412,606-74-0.58%
201312,680-23-0.18%
201212,703-67-0.52%
201112,770-149-1.15%
201012,919-281-2.13%
199013,200-1,429-9.77%
198014,6292,31918.84%
197012,310-266-2.12%
196012,5763,14333.32%
19509,433-377-3.84%
19409,810-218-2.17%
193010,028-261-2.54%
192010,289-150-1.44%
191010,4392,21927.00%
19008,2201,64024.92%
18906,5801,54830.76%
18805,0320.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.68%
County Website
State
Founded
1875
County Seat
2010 Population
12,919
Growth Since 2010
-2.79%
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Morris County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,57069.26%
Black or African American2,88223.29%
Some Other Race5174.18%
Two or More Races3382.73%
American Indian and Alaska Native380.31%
Asian200.16%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.06%
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Morris County, Texas Population by Race

Morris County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Morris County, Texas Median Age

43


Total

41


Male

43.7


Female

Morris County, Texas Adults

There are 9,531 adults, (2,657 of whom are seniors) in Morris County, Texas.

Morris County, Texas Age Dependency

80

Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Morris County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

6,508

52.60%

Male

5,865

47.40%

Morris County, Texas Population by Age

Morris County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Morris County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male84.5%15.5%
Married80.3%19.7%
All73%27%
Non Family68.8%31.2%
Female54%46%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Morris County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1172.3973
Married2,5913.0780.3
Non Family1,7381.0568.8
Female6783.154
Male1102.9884.5

3.04

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Morris County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4214.90%
9th to 12th Grade5636.55%
High School Graduate3,55941.38%
Some College2,30126.76%
Associates Degree5236.08%
Bachelors Degree8549.93%
Graduate Degree3794.41%
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Morris County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Morris County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,8505,3931,023
Black1,9561,785136
Hispanic64030131
Other Race26411731
2+ Races1039940
Native American3724
Asian20203

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 2+ races people with a rate of 38.83%.

Morris County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,499$37,350$25,718
Less Than 9th Grade$14,150$28,028$12,756
High School Graduate$29,500$39,048$25,122
Some College$24,991$31,658$22,658
Bachelors Degree$51,548$79,783$43,839
Graduate Degree$45,464$$35,000

$30,499

Average Earnings

$37,350

Average Male

$25,718

Average Female

Morris County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Morris County, Texas Language by Age

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Morris County, Texas Language

90.51% of Morris County, Texas residents speak only English, while 9.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.27% of the population.

Morris County, Texas Language

Morris County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,85696312.26%
Black2,84384329.65%
Hispanic1,20834828.81%
Other51734666.92%
Native381334.21%
Multiple33830.89%

17.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.82%

Male Poverty Rate

20.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morris County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morris County, Texas is Other, with 66.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morris County, Texas is Multiple, with 0.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.08%.

Morris County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.81%
Some College18.45%
High School10.69%
Bachelors or Greater2.60%

Morris County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed54.07%
Male Unemployed24.18%
Female Employed12.70%
Male Employed7.52%

Morris County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Morris County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,359$55,192
Families$52,799$63,924
Married Families$57,690-
Non Families$23,243$36,250
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Income by Household Type

Morris County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.6%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Morris County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Morris County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Morris County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Morris County, Texas Marital Status

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1,151

Number of Veterans

989

Male Veterans

162

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam343
First Gulf War250
Second Gulf War234
Korea56
World War II22

Morris County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74360
35 to 54337
55 to 64161
18 to 34154
75+139

Morris County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White92713.51%
Black2189.85%
Hispanic101.35%
Other Race62.04%

Morris County, Texas Veterans by Race

Morris County, Texas Veterans by Education

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8.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morris County, Texas Veterans by Education

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55.1%

Labor Force Participation

50.7%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Morris County, Texas Employment by Age

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Morris County, Texas Employment by Race

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Morris 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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76.21%

Born in Morris County, Texas

96.10%

Native Born

3.90%

Foreign Born

3.31%

Non Citizen

0.59%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.10% of Morris County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 76.21% having been born in Texas. 3.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Morris 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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