Yoakum County, Texas Population 2022

Yoakum County, Texas's estimated population is 7,658 with a growth rate of -0.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Yoakum County, Texas is the 179th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 7,879 and has seen a growth of -2.80% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
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Yoakum County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

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Yoakum County, Texas Population by Race

Yoakum County, Texas Population Pyramid 2022

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Yoakum County, Texas Median Age

30.5


Total

29.2


Male

33


Female

Yoakum County, Texas Adults

There are 5,775 adults, (921 of whom are seniors) in Yoakum County, Texas.

Yoakum County, Texas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Yoakum County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

4,155

48.25%

Male

4,457

51.75%

Yoakum County, Texas Population by Age

Yoakum County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Yoakum County, Texas Household Types

77.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Yoakum County, Texas Households and Families

3.91

Average Family Size

3.31

Average Household Size

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Yoakum County, Texas Households by Type

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

Yoakum County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Yoakum County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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$41,700

Average Earnings

$63,967

Average Male

$23,529

Average Female

Yoakum County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Yoakum County, Texas Language by Age

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Yoakum County, Texas Language

38.90% of Yoakum County, Texas residents speak only English, while 61.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 57.35% of the population.

Yoakum County, Texas Language

Yoakum County, Texas Poverty by Race

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11.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.11%

Male Poverty Rate

11.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Yoakum County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Yoakum County, Texas is White, with 5.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Yoakum County, Texas is Hispanic, with 13.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.98%.

Yoakum County, Texas Poverty

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Yoakum County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Yoakum County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Yoakum County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Yoakum County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

59.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Yoakum County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Yoakum 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 55-64.

Yoakum County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Yoakum County, Texas Marital Status

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176

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Yoakum County, Texas Veterans by War

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Yoakum County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Yoakum County, Texas Veterans by Race

Yoakum County, Texas Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Yoakum County, Texas Veterans by Education

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61.6%

Labor Force Participation

58.3%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Yoakum County, Texas Employment by Age

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Yoakum County, Texas Employment by Race

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Yoakum 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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65.46%

Born in Yoakum County, Texas

81.12%

Native Born

18.88%

Foreign Born

14.60%

Non Citizen

4.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

81.12% of Yoakum County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 65.46% having been born in Texas. 14.60% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Yoakum 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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