Waller County, Texas Population 2021

Waller County, Texas's estimated population is 58,714 with a growth rate of 3.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Waller County, Texas is the 62nd largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 43,519 and has seen a growth of 34.92% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202158,7141,7343.04%
202056,9801,7343.14%
201955,2461,7343.24%
201853,5121,7953.47%
201751,7171,6713.34%
201650,0461,4052.89%
201548,6411,8764.01%
201446,7651,3572.99%
201345,4081,0732.42%
201244,3352340.53%
201144,1015821.34%
201043,51920,12986.06%
199023,3903,59218.14%
198019,7985,51338.59%
197014,2852,21418.34%
196012,0711100.92%
195011,9611,68116.35%
194010,2802662.66%
193010,014-278-2.70%
192010,292-1,846-15.21%
191012,138-2,108-14.80%
190014,2463,35830.84%
189010,8881,86420.66%
18809,0240.00%
2021 Growth Rate
3.04%
County Website
State
Founded
1873
County Seat
2010 Population
43,519
Growth Since 2010
34.92%
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Waller County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White30,09658.06%
Black or African American12,91124.91%
Some Other Race7,01613.54%
Two or More Races8051.55%
Asian5301.02%
American Indian and Alaska Native4490.87%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander250.05%
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Waller County, Texas Population by Race

Waller County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Waller County, Texas Median Age

28.9


Total

28.5


Male

29.6


Female

Waller County, Texas Adults

There are 39,301 adults, (6,013 of whom are seniors) in Waller County, Texas.

Waller County, Texas Age Dependency

55.7

Age Dependency Ratio

18.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Waller County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

25,988

50.14%

Male

25,844

49.86%

Waller County, Texas Population by Age

Waller County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Waller County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.6%17.4%
All68.3%31.7%
Non Family54.8%45.2%
Female48.1%51.9%
Male34.8%65.2%

68.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Waller County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,1713.1168.3
Married8,3693.7382.6
Non Family4,3201.5354.8
Female1,6974.0248.1
Male7853.2834.8

3.67

Average Family Size

3.11

Average Household Size

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Waller County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,6039.11%
9th to 12th Grade2,3998.39%
High School Graduate9,29732.53%
Some College6,75023.62%
Associates Degree1,4975.24%
Bachelors Degree4,21814.76%
Graduate Degree1,8166.35%
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Waller County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Waller County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White15,71414,4354,110
Hispanic7,4804,173640
Black4,6704,2821,011
Other Race3,3161,921197
2+ Races451412123
Asian339292150
Native American166835

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.86%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 44.25%.

Waller County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,498$43,816$30,527
Less Than 9th Grade$26,664$31,506$14,375
High School Graduate$32,002$39,305$25,276
Some College$40,844$50,310$34,712
Bachelors Degree$54,278$64,872$44,286
Graduate Degree$75,906$107,727$62,147

$39,498

Average Earnings

$43,816

Average Male

$30,527

Average Female

Waller County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Waller County, Texas Language by Age

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Waller County, Texas Language

73.55% of Waller County, Texas residents speak only English, while 26.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.14% of the population.

Waller County, Texas Language

Waller County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic15,2803,21521.04%
Black9,1232,67029.27%
White21,9011,7828.14%
Other6,9951,66323.77%
Multiple7278711.97%
Asian5137314.23%
Native4445512.39%

16.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.07%

Male Poverty Rate

18.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waller County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Waller County, Texas is Black, with 29.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Waller County, Texas is White, with 8.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.77%.

Waller County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.91%
High School14.66%
Some College8.10%
Bachelors or Greater3.24%

Waller County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed33.13%
Female Unemployed19.10%
Female Employed11.95%
Male Employed5.77%

Waller County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Waller County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$59,642$81,912
Families$73,884$93,770
Married Families$84,813$104,735
Non Families$32,726$49,090
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Income by Household Type

Waller County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.0%

Male Marriage Rate

44.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Waller County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Waller County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Waller County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Waller County, Texas Marital Status

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1,828

Number of Veterans

1,622

Male Veterans

206

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam760
First Gulf War332
Second Gulf War331
Korea115
World War II44

Waller County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74518
75+386
55 to 64383
35 to 54364
18 to 34177

Waller County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5516.78%
Hispanic2712.80%
Black2212.00%
Native American3214.29%
2+ Races234.27%
Islander14.00%

Waller County, Texas Veterans by Race

Waller County, Texas Veterans by Education

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0.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waller County, Texas Veterans by Education

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60.8%

Labor Force Participation

57.6%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Waller County, Texas Employment by Age

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Waller County, Texas Employment by Race

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Waller 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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65.16%

Born in Waller County, Texas

86.15%

Native Born

13.85%

Foreign Born

10.57%

Non Citizen

3.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.15% of Waller County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 65.16% having been born in Texas. 10.57% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Waller 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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