Reeves County, Texas Population 2021

Reeves County, Texas's estimated population is 16,902 with a growth rate of 2.82% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Reeves County, Texas is the 139th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 13,834 and has seen a growth of 22.18% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202116,9024632.82%
202016,4394632.90%
201915,9764632.98%
201815,5133472.29%
201715,166-63-0.41%
201615,229-345-2.22%
201515,5744502.98%
201415,1246304.35%
201314,4942291.61%
201214,2651671.18%
201114,0982641.91%
201013,834-2,018-12.73%
199015,852510.32%
198015,801-725-4.39%
197016,526-1,118-6.34%
196017,6445,89950.23%
195011,7453,73946.70%
19408,0061,59924.96%
19306,4071,95043.75%
19204,457651.48%
19104,3922,545137.79%
19001,84760048.12%
18901,2470.00%
2021 Growth Rate
2.82%
County Website
State
Founded
1884
County Seat
2010 Population
13,834
Growth Since 2010
22.18%
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Reeves County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,01477.55%
Some Other Race2,68217.31%
Black or African American4462.88%
Asian2041.32%
Two or More Races1170.76%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander210.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.05%
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Reeves County, Texas Population by Race

Reeves County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Reeves County, Texas Median Age

35.8


Total

32.9


Male

38.5


Female

Reeves County, Texas Adults

There are 12,057 adults, (1,961 of whom are seniors) in Reeves County, Texas.

Reeves County, Texas Age Dependency

53.4

Age Dependency Ratio

19.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Reeves County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

6,748

43.56%

Male

8,744

56.44%

Reeves County, Texas Population by Age

Reeves County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Reeves County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.8%19.2%
All72.5%27.5%
Female71.3%28.7%
Non Family60%40%
Male58.6%41.4%

72.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Reeves County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5183.8772.5
Married1,8314.4180.8
Non Family9631.460
Female5335.5571.3
Male1916.558.6

4.68

Average Family Size

3.87

Average Household Size

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Reeves County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,69716.16%
9th to 12th Grade1,48014.10%
High School Graduate3,43332.70%
Some College1,95318.60%
Associates Degree6466.15%
Bachelors Degree9158.71%
Graduate Degree3763.58%
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Reeves County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Reeves County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic7,4474,670537
White2,6742,304611
Other Race1,9001,341105
Black26324618
Asian151145115
2+ Races1065210
Islander2121
Native American8

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 76.16%.

Reeves County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,484$39,525$31,607
Less Than 9th Grade$17,318$26,875$16,059
High School Graduate$31,505$37,778$26,598
Some College$40,387$55,066$26,598
Bachelors Degree$45,893$$50,351
Graduate Degree$51,716$$51,157

$35,484

Average Earnings

$39,525

Average Male

$31,607

Average Female

Reeves County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Reeves County, Texas Language by Age

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Reeves County, Texas Language

42.94% of Reeves County, Texas residents speak only English, while 57.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 55.71% of the population.

Reeves County, Texas Language

Reeves County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic9,8501,58416.08%
White3,30839211.85%
Other2,4381325.41%
Asian1764123.30%
Multiple843845.24%
Black403235.71%

15.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.91%

Male Poverty Rate

14.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Reeves County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Reeves County, Texas is Multiple, with 45.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Reeves County, Texas is Other, with 5.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.11%.

Reeves County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.14%
Bachelors or Greater14.81%
High School10.69%
Some College7.73%

Reeves County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed14.97%
Male Employed9.20%
Female Employed3.39%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Reeves County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Reeves County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,311$65,457
Families$62,149$72,999
Married Families$75,512-
Non Families$29,728$42,195
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Income by Household Type

Reeves County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.4%

Male Marriage Rate

46.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Reeves County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Reeves 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.

Reeves County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Reeves County, Texas Marital Status

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706

Number of Veterans

675

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War328
First Gulf War232
Vietnam208
Korea33
World War II17

Reeves County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34260
35 to 54138
65 to 74127
75+109
55 to 6472

Reeves County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5205.63%
Hispanic3634.20%
Other Race1386.39%
Black4812.63%

Reeves County, Texas Veterans by Race

Reeves County, Texas Veterans by Education

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8.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Reeves County, Texas Veterans by Education

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52%

Labor Force Participation

47.4%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Reeves County, Texas Employment by Age

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Reeves County, Texas Employment by Race

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Reeves 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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69.57%

Born in Reeves County, Texas

81.26%

Native Born

18.74%

Foreign Born

15.45%

Non Citizen

3.29%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

81.26% of Reeves County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 69.57% having been born in Texas. 15.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Reeves 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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