Mason County, TX Demographic Data

Mason County, TX Summary

Mason County is located in Texas
  • Population: 3,978
  • Area: 932.21 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 928.80 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 3.41 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 4.26 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 1,766.73 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Mason County, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
1,870
46%
50.8
Male
2,196
54%
49.2
Total Population
4,066
 
321,419,000

Mason County, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
228
5.6% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
139
3.4% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
188
4.6% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
200
4.9% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
258
6.3% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
394
9.7% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
320
7.9% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
552
13.6% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
436
10.7% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
259
6.4% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
681
16.7% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
365
9.0% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
46
1.1% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
3,312
81.5%
77.1
Female
1,547
46.7%
51.4
Male
1,765
53.3%
48.6
21 Years and over
3,285
80.8%
72.9
62 Years and over
1,262
31.0%
18.3
65 Years and over
1,092
26.9%
14.9
Female
585
53.6%
55.9
Male
507
46.4%
44.1
Median Age (years)
50
NR
NR

Mason County, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
3,978
97.8% 
96.9
White
3,690
90.8% 
73.1
Black or African American
1
0.0% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
38
0.9% 
0.8
Asian
127
3.1% 
5.4
Asian Indian
0
0.0% 
1.2
Chinese
0
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
7
0.2% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.5
Vietnamese
120
3.0% 
0.5
Other Asian
0
0.0% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
122
3.0% 
4.8
Two or More Races
88
2.2% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
999
24.6% 
17.6
Mexican
917
22.6% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
0
0.0% 
1.7
Cuban
0
0.0% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
82
2.0% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
3,067
75.4% 
82.4

Mason County, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
320
10.5% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
138
4.5% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
1,058
34.7% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
745
24.4% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
107
3.5% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
466
15.3% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
219
7.2% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
458
15.0%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
2,595
85.1%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
685
22.5%
30.6

Mason County, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
728
20.7%
33.5%
Now Married
1,956
55.7%
47.5
Divorced
563
16.0%
11.0%
Separated
19
0.5%
2.1
Widowed
245
7.0
5.8%

Mason County, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
2,947
76.8%
78.5%
Languages other than english
891
23.2%
21.5%
Spanish
749
19.5%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
49
1.3%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
92
2.4%
3.5%
Other Languages
1
0.0%
1.0%

Mason County, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
170
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
142
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
180
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
244
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
311
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
273
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
161
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
95
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
74
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
64
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
37,654
 
55,775
Per capita income
25,585
 
29,979

Mason County, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
418
20.7%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
132
6.5%
9.8
Construction
290
14.4%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
265
13.1%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
71
3.5%
6.5
Information
6
0.3%
2.1
Manufacturing
57
2.8%
10.3
Other services except public administration
231
11.4%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
119
5.9%
11.3
Public administration
108
5.4%
4.6
Retail trade
185
9.2%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
124
6.1%
5.1
Wholesale trade
12
0.6%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
522
25.9%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
473
23.4%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
184
9.1%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
391
19.4%
23.6%
Service occupations
448
22.2%
18.0%

Mason County, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
1,966
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
1,442
73.3%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
309
15.7%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
0
0.0%
5.2
Walked
76
3.9%
2.8
Other means
34
1.7%
1.8
Worked at home
105
5.3%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
20.0
 
26.0

Mason County, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
38
2.2%
8.9
1 vehicles
535
31.2%
33.5
2 vehicles
737
43.0%
37.2
3 or more
404
23.6%
20.3

Mason County, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
1,714
62.3%
87.7
Owner Occupied
1,348
78.6%
63.0
Renter Occupied
366
21.4%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
1,038
37.7%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
2
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
6
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0

Mason County, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
2,752
1 room
67
2.4%
2.3
2 rooms
110
4.0%
2.5
3 rooms
377
13.7%
9.0
4 rooms
570
20.7%
16.6
5 rooms
662
24.1%
20.0
6 rooms
527
19.1%
17.9
7 rooms
279
10.1%
12.1
8 rooms
77
2.8%
8.5
9 rooms or more
83
3.0%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Mason County, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
2,752
 
 
1-unit, detached
2,356
85.6%
61.4
1-unit, attached
48
1.7%
5.8
2-units
34
1.2%
3.7
3 or 4 units
0
0.0%
4.5
5 to 9 units
0
0.0%
4.8
10 to 19 units
15
0.5%
4.6
20 or more units
44
1.6%
8.8
Mobile home
255
9.3%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Mason County, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
865
31.4%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
179
6.5%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
207
7.5%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
283
10.3%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
399
14.5%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
228
8.3%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
240
8.7%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
330
12.0%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
21
0.8%
2.5%
2014 or later
0
0.0%
0.5%

Mason County, TX Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
42
2.5%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
551
32.1%
4.7
Electricity
973
56.8%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
63
3.7%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
68
4.0%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
17
1.0%
0.5
No fuel used
0
0.0%
1.2

Mason County, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
395
 
47140700.0
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
9.9%
Less than $500
6
1.5%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
16
4.1%
6.8%
$2,000 to $2,499
31
7.8%
11.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
68
17.2%
20.3%
$500 to $999
124
31.4%
20.5%
$1,000 to 1,499
150
38.0%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
84
21.3%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
79
20.0%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
46
11.6%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
35
8.9%
7.3%
35.0% or more
151
38.2%
22.3%
Not Computed
0
NR
NR

Mason County, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
233 
 
41,410,200 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.7%
$2,000 to $2,499
0
0.0%
4.1%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.5%
$1,500 to $1,999
0
0.0%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
28
12.0%
27.9%
Less than $500
84
36.1%
11.0%
$500 to $999
121
51.9%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
133
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
746
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
12
5.2%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
0
0.0%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
56
24.0%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
20
8.6%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
43
18.5%
9.2%
35.0% or more
102
43.8%
41.4%
Not Computed
133
NR
NR

Mason County, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
1,348
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
115
8.5%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
289
21.4%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
249
18.5%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
158
11.7%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
193
14.3%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
130
9.6%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
145
10.8%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
69
5.1%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
154,800
 
194,500
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