Swisher County, Texas Population 2021

Swisher County, Texas's estimated population is 7,365 with a growth rate of -0.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Swisher County, Texas is the 186th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 7,918 and has seen a growth of -6.98% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20217,365-16-0.22%
20207,381-16-0.22%
20197,397-16-0.22%
20187,413-33-0.44%
20177,446180.24%
20167,428-49-0.66%
20157,477-77-1.02%
20147,554-166-2.15%
20137,720-125-1.59%
20127,845410.53%
20117,804-114-1.44%
20107,918-215-2.64%
19908,133-1,590-16.35%
19809,723-650-6.27%
197010,373-234-2.21%
196010,6072,35828.59%
19508,2491,72126.36%
19406,528-815-11.10%
19307,3432,95567.34%
19204,3883769.37%
19104,0122,785226.98%
19001,2271,1271127.00%
1890100962400.00%
188040.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.22%
County Website
State
Founded
1890
County Seat
2010 Population
7,918
Growth Since 2010
-6.98%
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Swisher County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,22283.72%
Black or African American4486.03%
Two or More Races3714.99%
American Indian and Alaska Native2413.24%
Some Other Race1331.79%
Asian120.16%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.07%
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Swisher County, Texas Population by Race

Swisher County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Swisher County, Texas Median Age

35.9


Total

34.1


Male

39.4


Female

Swisher County, Texas Adults

There are 5,557 adults, (1,365 of whom are seniors) in Swisher County, Texas.

Swisher County, Texas Age Dependency

77.3

Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Swisher County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

3,380

45.48%

Male

4,052

54.52%

Swisher County, Texas Population by Age

Swisher County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Swisher County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.9%21.1%
Non Family73.2%26.8%
All71%29%
Female44.3%55.7%
Male39%61%

71.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Swisher County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5052.771
Married1,2873.2778.9
Non Family7881.1673.2
Female3484.0344.3
Male822.8839

3.34

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

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Swisher County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade65713.11%
9th to 12th Grade68313.63%
High School Graduate1,49929.91%
Some College1,16123.16%
Associates Degree2464.91%
Bachelors Degree53310.63%
Graduate Degree2334.65%
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Swisher County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Swisher County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,5702,312689
Hispanic1,9791,01874
Black249194
2+ Races184148
Native American13174
Other Race121111
Asian12123
Islander5

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 white people with a rate of 26.81%.

Swisher County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,334$40,330$22,853
Less Than 9th Grade$22,059$32,292$11,471
High School Graduate$30,615$33,592$14,340
Some College$37,348$46,292$28,477
Bachelors Degree$36,667$52,569$31,806
Graduate Degree$49,423$66,118$46,688

$32,334

Average Earnings

$40,330

Average Male

$22,853

Average Female

Swisher County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Swisher County, Texas Language by Age

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Swisher County, Texas Language

70.33% of Swisher County, Texas residents speak only English, while 29.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 29.63% of the population.

Swisher County, Texas Language

Swisher County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,03999132.61%
White3,26538211.70%
Black34129987.68%
Multiple22716070.48%
Native22915969.43%
Other1215747.11%
Asian12216.67%

25.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.13%

Male Poverty Rate

28.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Swisher County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Swisher County, Texas is Black, with 87.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Swisher County, Texas is White, with 11.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.92%.

Swisher County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.84%
High School20.25%
Some College8.86%
Bachelors or Greater2.89%

Swisher County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed58.82%
Male Unemployed42.50%
Female Employed18.66%
Male Employed2.65%

Swisher County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Swisher County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,771$54,469
Families$47,043$63,099
Married Families$58,348-
Non Families$25,341$34,553
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Income by Household Type

Swisher County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.2%

Male Marriage Rate

45.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Swisher County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Swisher 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.

Swisher County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Swisher County, Texas Marital Status

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295

Number of Veterans

293

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam155
First Gulf War47
World War II21
Korea17
Second Gulf War15

Swisher County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74116
75+90
35 to 5463
55 to 6421
18 to 345

Swisher County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2765.78%
Hispanic642.88%
Black186.08%
Other Race10.83%

Swisher County, Texas Veterans by Race

Swisher County, Texas Veterans by Education

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8.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Swisher County, Texas Veterans by Education

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50.8%

Labor Force Participation

47.8%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Swisher County, Texas Employment by Age

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Swisher County, Texas Employment by Race

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Swisher 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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73.09%

Born in Swisher County, Texas

85.64%

Native Born

14.36%

Foreign Born

11.65%

Non Citizen

2.70%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

85.64% of Swisher County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 73.09% having been born in Texas. 11.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Swisher 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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