Wilson County, Texas Population 2022

Wilson County, Texas's estimated population is 53,692 with a growth rate of 1.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wilson County, Texas is the 69th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 43,051 and has seen a growth of 24.72% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18702,5560.00%
18807,1184,562178.48%
189010,6553,53749.69%
190013,9613,30631.03%
191017,0663,10522.24%
192017,2892231.31%
193017,6063171.83%
194017,066-540-3.07%
195014,672-2,394-14.03%
196013,267-1,405-9.58%
197013,041-226-1.70%
198016,7563,71528.49%
199022,6505,89435.18%
201043,05120,40190.07%
201143,6676161.43%
201244,3536861.57%
201345,2178641.95%
201446,1459282.05%
201547,1781,0332.24%
201648,2121,0342.19%
201749,2119992.07%
201850,1969852.00%
201951,0708741.74%
202051,9448741.71%
202152,8188741.68%
202253,6928741.65%
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Wilson County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White44,37088.55%
Black or African American6141.23%
American Indian and Alaska Native1880.38%
Asian2530.50%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander300.06%
Some Other Race1,2742.54%
Two or More Races3,3816.75%
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Wilson County, Texas Population by Race

Wilson County, Texas Population Pyramid 2022

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Wilson County, Texas Median Age

39.9


Total

39.5


Male

40.3


Female

Wilson County, Texas Adults

There are 38,041 adults, (7,919 of whom are seniors) in Wilson County, Texas.

Wilson County, Texas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Wilson County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

25,055

50.00%

Male

25,055

50.00%

Wilson County, Texas Population by Age

Wilson County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wilson County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93%7%
All87.3%12.7%
Non Family77.3%22.7%
Male74.1%25.9%
Female71%29%

87.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wilson County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,9753.1187.3
Married10,9103.4293
Male8213.3374.1
Female1,5044.1571
Non Family2,7401.2277.3

3.4

Average Family Size

3.11

Average Household Size

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Wilson County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6894.97%
9th to 12th Grade2,1936.46%
High School Graduate11,66134.33%
Some College8,16624.04%
Associates Degree2,4727.28%
Bachelors Degree5,43015.99%
Graduate Degree2,3526.93%
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Wilson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wilson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian149139110
Black499486249
Native American11210142
White20,21118,8135,319
2+ Races2,2381,845484
Other Race884589173
Hispanic12,45910,1311,997

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 97.39%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 73.83%.

Wilson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,412$55,490$35,143
Less Than 9th Grade$24,938$29,537$16,077
High School Graduate$32,439$43,109$25,640
Some College$46,011$65,576$30,473
Bachelors Degree$57,472$74,866$52,780
Graduate Degree$68,802$83,917$62,141

$44,412

Average Earnings

$55,490

Average Male

$35,143

Average Female

Wilson County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wilson County, Texas Language by Age

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Wilson County, Texas Language

78.61% of Wilson County, Texas residents speak only English, while 21.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.95% of the population.

Wilson County, Texas Language

Wilson County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian25310340.71%
Black58012321.21%
Hispanic19,8482,88214.52%
Multiple3,29941712.64%
White27,7001,7166.19%
Other168NaN%

9.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.83%

Male Poverty Rate

11.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wilson County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wilson County, Texas is Asian, with 40.71% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.04%.

Wilson County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.13%
High School9.42%
Some College4.75%
Bachelors or Greater3.08%

Wilson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.18%
Male Unemployed22.72%
Female Employed5.31%
Female Unemployed15.08%

Wilson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wilson County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$80,082$100,773
Families$90,832$109,791
Married Families$101,204$121,232
Non Families$35,608$51,210
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Income by Household Type

Wilson County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.6%

Male Marriage Rate

56.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Wilson County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Wilson County, Texas Marriage

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

Wilson County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Wilson County, Texas Marital Status

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4,624

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,202
First Gulf War1,847
Vietnam1,661
Korea114
World War II162

Wilson County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34172
35 to 541,379
55 to 641,161
65 to 741,207
75+705

Wilson County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,00611.89%
Black11322.74%
Other Race13314.00%
2+ Races37215.33%
Hispanic1,3159.09%

Wilson County, Texas Veterans by Race

Wilson County, Texas Veterans by Education

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3.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wilson County, Texas Veterans by Education

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60.9%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Wilson County, Texas Employment by Age

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Wilson County, Texas Employment by Race

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Wilson 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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78.01%

Born in Wilson County, Texas

96.01%

Native Born

3.99%

Foreign Born

2.38%

Non Citizen

1.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.01% of Wilson County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 78.01% having been born in Texas. 2.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wilson 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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