Parmer County, TX Demographic Data

Parmer County, TX Summary

Parmer County is located in Texas
  • Population: 10,172
  • Area: 885.16 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 880.78 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 4.38 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 11.49 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 4,055.12 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Parmer County, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
4,854
49%
50.8
Male
5,150
52%
49.2
Total Population
10,004
 
321,419,000

Parmer County, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
816
8.2% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
845
8.4% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
824
8.2% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
785
7.8% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
696
7.0% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
1,283
12.8% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
1,158
11.6% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
1,276
12.8% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
667
6.7% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
409
4.1% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
687
6.9% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
407
4.1% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
151
1.5% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
7,039
70.4%
77.1
Female
3,418
48.6%
51.4
Male
3,621
51.4%
48.6
21 Years and over
6,651
66.5%
72.9
62 Years and over
1,434
14.3%
18.3
65 Years and over
1,245
12.4%
14.9
Female
669
53.7%
55.9
Male
576
46.3%
44.1
Median Age (years)
32
NR
NR

Parmer County, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
9,767
97.6% 
96.9
White
8,567
85.6% 
73.1
Black or African American
167
1.7% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
161
1.6% 
0.8
Asian
0
0.0% 
5.4
Asian Indian
0
0.0% 
1.2
Chinese
0
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
0
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.5
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.5
Other Asian
0
0.0% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
23
0.2% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
4
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
19
0.2% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
849
8.5% 
4.8
Two or More Races
237
2.4% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
6,141
61.4% 
17.6
Mexican
5,639
56.4% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
65
0.6% 
1.7
Cuban
0
0.0% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
437
4.4% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
3,863
38.6% 
82.4

Parmer County, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
1,118
18.5% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
830
13.7% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
1,836
30.4% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
1,105
18.3% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
225
3.7% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
644
10.7% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
280
4.6% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
1,948
32.2%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
4,090
67.7%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
924
15.3%
30.6

Parmer County, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
2,205
29.3%
33.5%
Now Married
4,064
54.0%
47.5
Divorced
547
7.3%
11.0%
Separated
294
3.9%
2.1
Widowed
409
5.4
5.8%

Parmer County, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
4,558
49.6%
78.5%
Languages other than english
4,630
50.4%
21.5%
Spanish
4,566
49.7%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
64
0.7%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
0
0.0%
3.5%
Other Languages
0
0.0%
1.0%

Parmer County, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
178
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
165
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
410
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
461
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
506
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
667
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
374
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
336
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
60
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
67
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
45,326
 
55,775
Per capita income
20,381
 
29,979

Parmer County, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
794
17.0%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
351
7.5%
9.8
Construction
259
5.6%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
795
17.0%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
169
3.6%
6.5
Information
35
0.8%
2.1
Manufacturing
973
20.9%
10.3
Other services except public administration
190
4.1%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
182
3.9%
11.3
Public administration
144
3.1%
4.6
Retail trade
390
8.4%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
212
4.5%
5.1
Wholesale trade
171
3.7%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
796
17.1%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,116
23.9%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
1,238
26.5%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
863
18.5%
23.6%
Service occupations
652
14.0%
18.0%

Parmer County, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
4,536
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
3,334
73.5%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
769
17.0%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
47
1.0%
5.2
Walked
148
3.3%
2.8
Other means
79
1.7%
1.8
Worked at home
159
3.5%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
16.0
 
26.0

Parmer County, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
143
4.4%
8.9
1 vehicles
845
26.2%
33.5
2 vehicles
1,290
40.0%
37.2
3 or more
946
29.3%
20.3

Parmer County, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
3,224
84.7%
87.7
Owner Occupied
2,200
68.2%
63.0
Renter Occupied
1,024
31.8%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
583
15.3%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
3
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
2
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0

Parmer County, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
3,807
1 room
19
0.5%
2.3
2 rooms
27
0.7%
2.5
3 rooms
304
8.0%
9.0
4 rooms
688
18.1%
16.6
5 rooms
1,094
28.7%
20.0
6 rooms
800
21.0%
17.9
7 rooms
345
9.1%
12.1
8 rooms
366
9.6%
8.5
9 rooms or more
164
4.3%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Parmer County, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
3,807
 
 
1-unit, detached
3,013
79.1%
61.4
1-unit, attached
39
1.0%
5.8
2-units
71
1.9%
3.7
3 or 4 units
41
1.1%
4.5
5 to 9 units
42
1.1%
4.8
10 to 19 units
25
0.7%
4.6
20 or more units
71
1.9%
8.8
Mobile home
505
13.3%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Parmer County, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
278
7.3%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
341
9.0%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
549
14.4%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
766
20.1%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
716
18.8%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
339
8.9%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
374
9.8%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
420
11.0%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
24
0.6%
2.5%
2014 or later
0
0.0%
0.5%

Parmer County, TX Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
1,882
58.4%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
168
5.2%
4.7
Electricity
1,088
33.7%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
7
0.2%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
32
1.0%
2.0
Solar energy
7
0.2%
0.1
Other fuel
31
1.0%
0.5
No fuel used
9
0.3%
1.2

Parmer County, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
919
 
47140700.0
$2,500 to $2,999
15
1.6%
6.8%
Less than $500
22
2.4%
1.5%
$3,000 or more
24
2.6%
9.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
52
5.7%
11.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
152
16.5%
20.3%
$1,000 to 1,499
294
32.0%
29.2%
$500 to $999
360
39.2%
20.5%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
380
41.3%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
155
16.9%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
112
12.2%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
72
7.8%
7.3%
35.0% or more
200
21.8%
22.3%
Not Computed
0
NR
NR

Parmer County, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
821 
 
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
69
8.4%
27.9%
Less than $500
202
24.6%
11.0%
$500 to $999
550
67.0%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
203
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
625
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
270
33.4%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
101
12.5%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
101
12.5%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
62
7.7%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
54
6.7%
9.2%
35.0% or more
220
27.2%
41.4%
Not Computed
216
NR
NR

Parmer County, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
2,200
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
473
21.5%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
714
32.5%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
474
21.5%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
237
10.8%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
155
7.0%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
75
3.4%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
64
2.9%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
8
0.4%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
86,400
 
194,500
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