Zavala County, Texas Population 2021

Zavala County, Texas's estimated population is 11,582 with a growth rate of -1.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Zavala County, Texas is the 161st largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 11,729 and has seen a growth of -1.25% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202111,582-129-1.10%
202011,711-129-1.09%
201911,840-129-1.08%
201811,969120.10%
201711,957-164-1.35%
201612,121-189-1.54%
201512,310670.55%
201412,243480.39%
201312,1951811.51%
201212,0141391.17%
201111,8751461.24%
201011,729-433-3.56%
199012,1624964.25%
198011,6662962.60%
197011,370-1,326-10.44%
196012,6961,49513.35%
195011,201-402-3.46%
194011,6031,25412.12%
193010,3497,241232.98%
19203,1081,21964.53%
19101,8891,097138.51%
1900792-305-27.80%
18901,097687167.56%
1880410277208.27%
1870133107411.54%
1860260.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.10%
County Website
State
Founded
1884
County Seat
2010 Population
11,729
Growth Since 2010
-1.25%
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Zavala County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,46995.27%
Some Other Race4323.59%
Two or More Races870.72%
Black or African American400.33%
Asian110.09%
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Zavala County, Texas Population by Race

Zavala County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Zavala County, Texas Median Age

32.9


Total

30


Male

34.2


Female

Zavala County, Texas Adults

There are 8,483 adults, (1,665 of whom are seniors) in Zavala County, Texas.

Zavala County, Texas Age Dependency

76.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Zavala County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

5,818

48.33%

Male

6,221

51.67%

Zavala County, Texas Population by Age

Zavala County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Zavala County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.1%18.9%
All72%28%
Non Family67%33%
Female62.9%37.1%
Male62%38%

72.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Zavala County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5713.3372
Married1,6463.5881.1
Female8464.5762.9
Non Family6901.267
Male3893.3262

3.75

Average Family Size

3.33

Average Household Size

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Zavala County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,41319.92%
9th to 12th Grade93813.22%
High School Graduate2,31732.67%
Some College1,24417.54%
Associates Degree4115.79%
Bachelors Degree5407.61%
Graduate Degree2303.24%
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Zavala County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Zavala County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic6,5574,369713
White41225654
Other Race23515813
2+ Races8781
Black4033
Asian333

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Zavala County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,065$29,125$20,075
Less Than 9th Grade$12,863$21,833$6,261
High School Graduate$25,639$27,093$21,791
Some College$28,098$36,302$24,129
Bachelors Degree$34,375$43,173$21,860
Graduate Degree$$61,528$

$23,065

Average Earnings

$29,125

Average Male

$20,075

Average Female

Zavala County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Zavala County, Texas Language by Age

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Zavala County, Texas Language

27.81% of Zavala County, Texas residents speak only English, while 72.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 72.11% of the population.

Zavala County, Texas Language

Zavala County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic11,2063,61732.28%
White56333960.21%
Other41513733.01%
Multiple876170.11%

33.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.18%

Male Poverty Rate

35.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Zavala County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Zavala County, Texas is Multiple, with 70.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Zavala County, Texas is Hispanic, with 32.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.11%.

Zavala County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.04%
Some College18.04%
High School15.94%
Bachelors or Greater6.78%

Zavala County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed24.83%
Male Unemployed18.53%
Female Employed12.33%
Male Employed8.49%

Zavala County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Zavala County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,459$41,014
Families$36,275$44,519
Married Families$58,224-
Non Families$12,133$19,574
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Income by Household Type

Zavala County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.9%

Male Marriage Rate

36.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Zavala County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Zavala County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Zavala County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Zavala County, Texas Marital Status

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383

Number of Veterans

374

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam163
First Gulf War71
Korea62
Second Gulf War57
World War II7

Zavala County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54141
75+131
65 to 74107
55 to 644
18 to 34

Zavala County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3314.12%
Hispanic2543.20%
2+ Races2629.89%
Other Race268.25%

Zavala County, Texas Veterans by Race

Zavala County, Texas Veterans by Education

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3.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

60.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Zavala County, Texas Veterans by Education

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52.1%

Labor Force Participation

47.6%

Employment Rate

8.7%

Unemployment Rate

Zavala County, Texas Employment by Age

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Zavala County, Texas Employment by Race

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Zavala 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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78.86%

Born in Zavala County, Texas

92.89%

Native Born

7.11%

Foreign Born

4.72%

Non Citizen

2.39%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.89% of Zavala County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 78.86% having been born in Texas. 4.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Zavala 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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