Parmer County, Texas Population 2021

Parmer County, Texas's estimated population is 9,377 with a growth rate of -1.20% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Parmer County, Texas is the 170th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 10,265 and has seen a growth of -8.65% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20219,377-114-1.20%
20209,491-114-1.19%
20199,605-114-1.17%
20189,71990.09%
20179,710-52-0.53%
20169,762-32-0.33%
20159,794-158-1.59%
20149,952-34-0.34%
20139,986-198-1.94%
201210,184-92-0.90%
201110,276110.11%
201010,2654024.08%
19909,863-1,175-10.65%
198011,0385295.03%
197010,5099269.66%
19609,5833,79665.60%
19505,787-103-1.75%
19405,890210.36%
19305,8694,170245.44%
19201,6991449.26%
19101,5551,5214473.53%
19003427385.71%
189070.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.20%
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State
Founded
1907
County Seat
2010 Population
10,265
Growth Since 2010
-8.65%
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Parmer County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,40986.53%
Some Other Race5705.87%
Two or More Races5185.33%
Black or African American1161.19%
Asian420.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native350.36%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander280.29%
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Parmer County, Texas Population by Race

Parmer County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Parmer County, Texas Median Age

33.4


Total

33.3


Male

33.4


Female

Parmer County, Texas Adults

There are 6,868 adults, (1,312 of whom are seniors) in Parmer County, Texas.

Parmer County, Texas Age Dependency

74.9

Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Parmer County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

4,736

48.73%

Male

4,982

51.27%

Parmer County, Texas Population by Age

Parmer County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Parmer County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.9%21.1%
All66.9%33.1%
Non Family54.2%45.8%
Female49.7%50.3%
Male44.5%55.5%

66.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Parmer County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,2033.0166.9
Married1,7933.4978.9
Non Family8911.1654.2
Female3084.5349.7
Male2114.5244.5

3.64

Average Family Size

3.01

Average Household Size

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Parmer County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,22520.45%
9th to 12th Grade5228.72%
High School Graduate1,86431.12%
Some College1,02117.05%
Associates Degree2874.79%
Bachelors Degree82113.71%
Graduate Degree2494.16%
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Parmer County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Parmer County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic3,4261,963266
White2,4772,206789
Other Race337239
2+ Races151125103
Black534015
Islander2818
Asian2121
Native American1712

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 68.21%.

Parmer County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,152$38,847$27,272
Less Than 9th Grade$29,067$35,420$20,758
High School Graduate$37,515$38,719$33,409
Some College$31,368$40,369$25,797
Bachelors Degree$51,735$56,667$40,455
Graduate Degree$44,375$51,442$38,750

$36,152

Average Earnings

$38,847

Average Male

$27,272

Average Female

Parmer County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Parmer County, Texas Language by Age

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Parmer County, Texas Language

48.45% of Parmer County, Texas residents speak only English, while 51.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 50.13% of the population.

Parmer County, Texas Language

Parmer County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic6,1351,16318.96%
Multiple51820439.38%
White3,2621685.15%
Other56114926.56%
Asian423378.57%
Islander2828100.00%
Native352365.71%

14.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.48%

Male Poverty Rate

17.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Parmer County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Parmer County, Texas is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Parmer County, Texas is White, with 5.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.75%.

Parmer County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.33%
High School14.18%
Some College8.33%
Bachelors or Greater1.79%

Parmer County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed48.28%
Female Unemployed40.00%
Female Employed8.27%
Male Employed3.29%

Parmer County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Parmer County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,359$68,099
Families$65,000$79,001
Married Families$71,738-
Non Families$28,505$34,930
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Income by Household Type

Parmer County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.5%

Male Marriage Rate

55.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Parmer County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Parmer 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.

Parmer County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Parmer County, Texas Marital Status

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255

Number of Veterans

239

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War72
Vietnam53
Second Gulf War45
Korea21
World War II14

Parmer County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5472
75+56
55 to 6450
18 to 3442
65 to 7435

Parmer County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2494.07%
Hispanic551.34%
Other Race61.47%

Parmer County, Texas Veterans by Race

Parmer County, Texas Veterans by Education

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8.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Parmer County, Texas Veterans by Education

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62.1%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Parmer County, Texas Employment by Age

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Parmer County, Texas Employment by Race

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Parmer 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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50.79%

Born in Parmer County, Texas

78.62%

Native Born

21.38%

Foreign Born

14.69%

Non Citizen

6.69%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

78.62% of Parmer County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 50.79% having been born in Texas. 14.69% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Parmer 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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