Pecos County, Texas Population 2022

Pecos County, Texas's estimated population is 16,165 with a growth rate of 0.71% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pecos County, Texas is the 140th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 15,523 and has seen a growth of 4.14% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18801,8070.00%
18901,326-481-26.62%
19002,3601,03477.98%
19102,071-289-12.25%
19203,8571,78686.24%
19307,8123,955102.54%
19408,1853734.77%
19509,9391,75421.43%
196011,9572,01820.30%
197013,7481,79114.98%
198014,6188706.33%
199014,675570.39%
201015,5238485.78%
201115,6431200.77%
201215,568-75-0.48%
201315,660920.59%
201415,8281681.07%
201516,0302021.28%
201615,881-149-0.93%
201715,634-247-1.56%
201815,709750.48%
201915,8231140.73%
202015,9371140.72%
202116,0511140.72%
202216,1651140.71%
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Pecos County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,45879.22%
Black or African American5563.54%
American Indian and Alaska Native1180.75%
Asian1130.72%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander250.16%
Some Other Race1,2407.89%
Two or More Races1,2157.73%
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Pecos County, Texas Population by Race

Pecos County, Texas Population Pyramid 2022

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Pecos County, Texas Median Age

35.8


Total

36.4


Male

34.6


Female

Pecos County, Texas Adults

There are 11,848 adults, (1,991 of whom are seniors) in Pecos County, Texas.

Pecos County, Texas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

20.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Pecos County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

6,804

43.27%

Male

8,921

56.73%

Pecos County, Texas Population by Age

Pecos County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pecos County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
All74.2%25.8%
Male65.4%34.6%
Non Family63.2%36.8%
Female54.4%45.6%

74.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pecos County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8682.7474.2
Married2,3153.5988.9
Male2894.2665.4
Female7302.9954.4
Non Family1,5341.0663.2

3.4

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

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Pecos County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,47113.95%
9th to 12th Grade1,43013.56%
High School Graduate3,78035.85%
Some College2,24521.29%
Associates Degree3993.78%
Bachelors Degree7827.42%
Graduate Degree4364.14%
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Pecos County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pecos County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian11311354
White3,0622,879603
2+ Races70659979
Hispanic6,7004,205499
Black50331730
Other Race83848048
Islander2525
Native American5743

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 asian people with a rate of 47.79%.

Pecos County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,411$49,970$28,030
Less Than 9th Grade$22,467$30,865$16,250
High School Graduate$39,500$45,651$31,134
Some College$36,412$65,833$27,961
Bachelors Degree$52,730$59,107$46,029
Graduate Degree$50,670$$52,125

$37,411

Average Earnings

$49,970

Average Male

$28,030

Average Female

Pecos County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pecos County, Texas Language by Age

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Pecos County, Texas Language

46.19% of Pecos County, Texas residents speak only English, while 53.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 52.15% of the population.

Pecos County, Texas Language

Pecos County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,3702778.22%
Other285NaN%
Hispanic9,6561,91419.82%
Multiple941252.66%

16.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.83%

Male Poverty Rate

17.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pecos County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pecos County, Texas is White, with 8.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pecos County, Texas is Multiple, with 2.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.59%.

Pecos County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.43%
High School14.54%
Some College12.08%
Bachelors or Greater0.95%

Pecos County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.92%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed11.04%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Pecos County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pecos County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,879$72,265
Families$64,722$76,838
Married Families$79,900-
Non Families$28,125$58,498
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Income by Household Type

Pecos County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.9%

Male Marriage Rate

48.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Pecos County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Pecos 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.

Pecos County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Pecos County, Texas Marital Status

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693

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War126
First Gulf War234
Vietnam202
Korea53
World War II14

Pecos County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3461
35 to 54286
55 to 6472
65 to 74108
75+166

Pecos County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4875.29%
Black6211.29%
Native American3644.44%
Islander1768.00%
Other Race777.57%
2+ Races141.69%
Hispanic2333.02%

Pecos County, Texas Veterans by Race

Pecos County, Texas Veterans by Education

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12.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pecos County, Texas Veterans by Education

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49.5%

Labor Force Participation

48.8%

Employment Rate

1.1%

Unemployment Rate

Pecos County, Texas Employment by Age

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Pecos County, Texas Employment by Race

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Pecos 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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68.83%

Born in Pecos County, Texas

86.28%

Native Born

13.72%

Foreign Born

8.10%

Non Citizen

5.62%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.28% of Pecos County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 68.83% having been born in Texas. 8.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Pecos 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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