Nueces County, Texas's estimated population is 363,098 with a growth rate of 0.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Nueces County, Texas is the 17th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 340,245 and has seen a growth of 6.72% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 55.53%.
64.95% of Nueces County, Texas residents speak only English, while 35.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 32.82% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Nueces County, Texas is Black, with 27.04% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Nueces County, Texas is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.52%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Nueces County, Texas
91.27% of Nueces County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 74.51% having been born in Texas. 5.39% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.