Bowie County, TX Demographic Data

Bowie County, TX Summary

Bowie County is located in Texas
  • Population: 93,148
  • Area: 922.97 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 885.01 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 37.96 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 100.92 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 347.77 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Bowie County, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
46,659
50%
50.8
Male
46,730
50%
49.2
Total Population
93,389
 
321,419,000

Bowie County, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
5,971
6.4% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
6,571
7.0% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
6,492
7.0% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
5,979
6.4% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
6,169
6.6% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
12,225
13.1% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
11,417
12.2% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
12,889
13.8% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
6,738
7.2% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
4,531
4.9% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
8,755
9.4% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
4,263
4.6% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
1,389
1.5% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
70,753
75.8%
77.1
Female
34,756
49.1%
51.4
Male
35,997
50.9%
48.6
21 Years and over
67,456
72.2%
72.9
62 Years and over
16,933
18.1%
18.3
65 Years and over
14,407
15.4%
14.9
Female
8,213
57.0%
55.9
Male
6,194
43.0%
44.1
Median Age (years)
38
NR
NR

Bowie County, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
90,087
96.5% 
96.9
White
63,002
67.5% 
73.1
Black or African American
23,335
25.0% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
1,026
1.1% 
0.8
Asian
105
0.1% 
5.4
Asian Indian
NR
NR 
1.2
Chinese
NR
NR 
1.3
Filipino
NR
NR 
0.9
Japanese
NR
NR 
0.2
Korean
NR
NR 
0.5
Vietnamese
NR
NR 
0.5
Other Asian
NR
NR 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
NR
NR 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
NR
NR 
0.0
Samoan
NR
NR 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
NR
NR 
0.1
Some Other Race
2,619
2.8% 
4.8
Two or More Races
3,302
3.5% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
6,984
7.5% 
17.6
Mexican
NR
NR 
11.1
Puerto Rican
NR
NR 
1.7
Cuban
NR
NR 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
NR
NR 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
86,405
92.5% 
82.4

Bowie County, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
2,478
4.0% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
5,438
8.7% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
23,393
37.6% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
17,058
27.4% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
4,591
7.4% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
5,886
9.5% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
3,363
5.4% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
7,916
12.7%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
54,291
87.3%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
9,249
14.9%
30.6

Bowie County, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
22,964
30.9%
33.5%
Now Married
33,534
45.1%
47.5
Divorced
9,865
13.3%
11.0%
Separated
2,058
2.8%
2.1
Widowed
5,934
8.0
5.8%

Bowie County, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
NR
NR
78.5
Languages other than english
NR
NR
21.5
Spanish
NR
NR
13.3
Other indo-european languages
NR
NR
3.7
Asian and Pacific islander languages
NR
NR
3.5
Other Languages
NR
NR
1

Bowie County, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
2,594
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
2,055
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
5,383
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
4,117
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
5,088
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
5,720
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
3,101
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
2,311
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
692
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
1,183
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
40,662
 
55,775
Per capita income
22,367
 
29,979

Bowie County, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
505
1.4%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
3,128
8.9%
9.8
Construction
1,850
5.3%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
8,711
24.9%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
1,351
3.9%
6.5
Information
257
0.7%
2.1
Manufacturing
3,072
8.8%
10.3
Other services except public administration
2,254
6.4%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
3,592
10.2%
11.3
Public administration
2,626
7.5%
4.6
Retail trade
4,876
13.9%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
1,660
4.7%
5.1
Wholesale trade
1,163
3.3%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
3,042
8.7%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
11,964
34.1%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
4,227
12.1%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
8,296
23.7%
23.6%
Service occupations
7,516
21.4%
18.0%

Bowie County, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
34,498
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
29,702
86.1%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
1,991
5.8%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
139
0.4%
5.2
Walked
734
2.1%
2.8
Other means
768
2.2%
1.8
Worked at home
1,164
3.4%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
18.0
 
26.0

Bowie County, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
1,691
5.2%
8.9
1 vehicles
11,821
36.7%
33.5
2 vehicles
12,312
38.2%
37.2
3 or more
6,420
19.9%
20.3

Bowie County, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
32,244
82.2%
87.7
Owner Occupied
22,080
68.5%
63.0
Renter Occupied
10,164
31.5%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
6,993
17.8%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
4
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
9
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0

Bowie County, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
39,237
1 room
1,436
3.7%
2.3
2 rooms
455
1.2%
2.5
3 rooms
2,498
6.4%
9.0
4 rooms
6,235
15.9%
16.6
5 rooms
9,239
23.5%
20.0
6 rooms
8,907
22.7%
17.9
7 rooms
4,712
12.0%
12.1
8 rooms
3,716
9.5%
8.5
9 rooms or more
2,039
5.2%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 

Bowie County, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
39,237
 
 
1-unit, detached
27,526
70.2%
61.4
1-unit, attached
477
1.2%
5.8
2-units
801
2.0%
3.7
3 or 4 units
1,196
3.0%
4.5
5 to 9 units
1,051
2.7%
4.8
10 to 19 units
769
2.0%
4.6
20 or more units
1,540
3.9%
8.8
Mobile home
5,768
14.7%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
109
0.3%
0.1

Bowie County, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
2,174
5.5%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
2,943
7.5%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
3,243
8.3%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
5,361
13.7%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
6,368
16.2%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
6,216
15.8%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
5,116
13.0%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
5,192
13.2%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
2,391
6.1%
2.5%
2014 or later
233
0.6%
0.5%

Bowie County, TX Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
NR
NR
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
NR
NR
4.7
Electricity
NR
NR
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
NR
NR
5.1
Coal or coke
NR
NR
0.1
Wood
NR
NR
2.0
Solar energy
NR
NR
0.1
Other fuel
NR
NR
0.5
No fuel used
NR
NR
1.2

Bowie County, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
10,519
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
48
0.5%
1.5%
$3,000 or more
56
0.5%
9.9%
$2,500 to $2,999
291
2.8%
6.8%
$2,000 to $2,499
645
6.1%
11.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
1,295
12.3%
20.3%
$500 to $999
3,316
31.5%
20.5%
$1,000 to 1,499
4,868
46.3%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
4,215
40.2%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
1,420
13.5%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
841
8.0%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
921
8.8%
7.3%
35.0% or more
3,095
29.5%
22.3%
Not Computed
27
NR
NR

Bowie County, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
9,440 
 
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
96
1.0%
1.5%
$1,500 to $1,999
341
3.6%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
1,454
15.4%
27.9%
Less than $500
1,724
18.3%
11.0%
$500 to $999
5,825
61.7%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
724
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
753
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
716
7.9%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
771
8.5%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
1,632
17.9%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
258
2.8%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
998
11.0%
9.2%
35.0% or more
4,727
51.9%
41.4%
Not Computed
1,062
NR
NR

Bowie County, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
22,080
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
5,211
23.6%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
5,682
25.7%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
4,847
22.0%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
3,136
14.2%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
1,420
6.4%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
1,495
6.8%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
289
1.3%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
0
0.0%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
101,400
 
194,500
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