Tarrant County, Texas Population 2023

Tarrant County, Texas's estimated 2023 population is 2,201,123 with a growth rate of 1.39% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tarrant County, Texas is the 3rd largest county in Texas. The 2010 population was 1,809,034 and has seen a growth of 21.67% since that time.

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Tarrant County, Texas Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Other race

Two or more races

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Tarrant County, Texas Population by Race

Tarrant County, Texas Population Pyramid 2023

Tarrant County, Texas Median Age

34.6

Total

33.7

Male

35.5

Female

Tarrant County, Texas Adults

There are 1,531,028 adults, (235,076 of whom are seniors) in Tarrant County, Texas.

Tarrant County, Texas Age Dependency

60.3

Age Dependency Ratio

18.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Tarrant County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female1,061,67351.11%
Male1,015,48048.89%

Tarrant County, Texas Population by Age

Tarrant County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.44

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

60.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Tarrant County, Texas Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Tarrant County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Tarrant County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 82.26%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 37.34%.

Tarrant County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$43,093

Average Earnings

$50,225

Average Male

$36,723

Average Female

Tarrant County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Tarrant County, Texas Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Tarrant County, Texas Language

71.1% of Tarrant County, Texas residents speak only English, while 28.9% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.75% of the population.

Tarrant County, Texas Language

Tarrant County, Texas Poverty by Race

rate

14.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.01%

Male Poverty Rate

12.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tarrant County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tarrant County, Texas is Islander, with 25.7% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tarrant County, Texas is White, with 8.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.77%.

Tarrant County, Texas Poverty

Tarrant County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Tarrant County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Tarrant County, Texas Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Tarrant County, Texas Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

48.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.0%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Tarrant County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Tarrant 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.

Tarrant County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Tarrant County, Texas Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

107,816

Number of Veterans

95,121

Male Veterans

12,695

Female Veterans

Tarrant County, Texas Veterans by War

Tarrant County, Texas Veterans by Age

count

Tarrant County, Texas Veterans by Race

Tarrant County, Texas Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tarrant County, Texas Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

68.6%

Labor Force Participation

65%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Tarrant County, Texas Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Tarrant County, Texas Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Tarrant County, Texas Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

54.09%

Born in Tarrant County, Texas

82.67%

Native Born

15.75%

Foreign Born

9.23%

Non Citizen

6.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

82.67% of Tarrant County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 54.09% having been born in Texas. 9.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Tarrant County, Texas Place of Birth

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