Dimmit County, TX Demographic Data

Dimmit County, TX Summary

Dimmit County is located in Texas
  • Population: 10,054
  • Area: 1,334.51 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 1,328.88 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 5.63 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 7.53 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 557.74 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Dimmit County, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
5,497
52%
50.8
Male
5,185
49%
49.2
Total Population
10,682
 
321,419,000

Dimmit County, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
986
9.2% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
789
7.4% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
872
8.2% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
887
8.3% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
658
6.2% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
1,171
11.0% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
1,288
12.1% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
1,253
11.7% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
495
4.6% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
774
7.2% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
840
7.9% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
344
3.2% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
325
3.0% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
7,493
70.1%
77.1
Female
3,829
51.1%
51.4
Male
3,664
48.9%
48.6
21 Years and over
6,934
64.9%
72.9
62 Years and over
2,140
20.0%
18.3
65 Years and over
1,509
14.1%
14.9
Female
837
55.5%
55.9
Male
672
44.5%
44.1
Median Age (years)
35
NR
NR

Dimmit County, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
10,667
99.9% 
96.9
White
10,182
95.3% 
73.1
Black or African American
49
0.5% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
5
0.0% 
0.8
Asian
23
0.2% 
5.4
Asian Indian
0
0.0% 
1.2
Chinese
0
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
23
0.2% 
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
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
408
3.8% 
4.8
Two or More Races
15
0.1% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
9,160
85.8% 
17.6
Mexican
8,587
80.4% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
269
2.5% 
1.7
Cuban
15
0.1% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
289
2.7% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
1,522
14.2% 
82.4

Dimmit County, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
1,349
20.8% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
715
11.0% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
1,937
29.8% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
1,396
21.5% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
322
5.0% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
466
7.2% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
305
4.7% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
2,064
31.8%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
4,426
68.2%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
771
11.9%
30.6

Dimmit County, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
2,900
36.1%
33.5%
Now Married
2,943
36.6%
47.5
Divorced
1,277
15.9%
11.0%
Separated
358
4.5%
2.1
Widowed
557
6.9
5.8%

Dimmit County, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
2,872
29.6%
78.5%
Languages other than english
6,824
70.4%
21.5%
Spanish
6,775
69.9%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
14
0.1%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
23
0.2%
3.5%
Other Languages
12
0.1%
1.0%

Dimmit County, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
392
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
352
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
541
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
399
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
414
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
630
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
409
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
213
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
85
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
133
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
36,825
 
55,775
Per capita income
21,174
 
29,979

Dimmit County, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
958
22.8%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
484
11.5%
9.8
Construction
91
2.2%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
856
20.3%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
165
3.9%
6.5
Information
0
0.0%
2.1
Manufacturing
42
1.0%
10.3
Other services except public administration
188
4.5%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
139
3.3%
11.3
Public administration
331
7.9%
4.6
Retail trade
752
17.9%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
108
2.6%
5.1
Wholesale trade
96
2.3%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
716
17.0%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
814
19.3%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
351
8.3%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
1,341
31.9%
23.6%
Service occupations
988
23.5%
18.0%

Dimmit County, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
4,121
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
3,266
79.3%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
339
8.2%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
5
0.1%
5.2
Walked
184
4.5%
2.8
Other means
94
2.3%
1.8
Worked at home
233
5.7%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
16.0
 
26.0

Dimmit County, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
232
6.5%
8.9
1 vehicles
1,476
41.4%
33.5
2 vehicles
1,246
34.9%
37.2
3 or more
614
17.2%
20.3

Dimmit County, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
3,568
82.0%
87.7
Owner Occupied
2,465
69.1%
63.0
Renter Occupied
1,103
30.9%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
785
18.0%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
2
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
13
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

Dimmit County, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
4,353
1 room
170
3.9%
2.3
2 rooms
23
0.5%
2.5
3 rooms
485
11.1%
9.0
4 rooms
924
21.2%
16.6
5 rooms
1,503
34.5%
20.0
6 rooms
594
13.6%
17.9
7 rooms
288
6.6%
12.1
8 rooms
186
4.3%
8.5
9 rooms or more
180
4.1%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Dimmit County, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
4,353
 
 
1-unit, detached
3,023
69.4%
61.4
1-unit, attached
37
0.8%
5.8
2-units
179
4.1%
3.7
3 or 4 units
145
3.3%
4.5
5 to 9 units
11
0.3%
4.8
10 to 19 units
0
0.0%
4.6
20 or more units
23
0.5%
8.8
Mobile home
870
20.0%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
65
1.5%
0.1

Dimmit County, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
307
7.1%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
73
1.7%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
389
8.9%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
854
19.6%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
919
21.1%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
452
10.4%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
708
16.3%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
549
12.6%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
83
1.9%
2.5%
2014 or later
19
0.4%
0.5%

Dimmit County, TX Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
468
13.1%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
121
3.4%
4.7
Electricity
2,889
81.0%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
0
0.0%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
0
0.0%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
17
0.5%
0.5
No fuel used
73
2.0%
1.2

Dimmit County, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
654
 
47140700.0
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
6.8%
$2,000 to $2,499
15
2.3%
11.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
18
2.8%
20.3%
$3,000 or more
38
5.8%
9.9%
Less than $500
79
12.1%
1.5%
$1,000 to 1,499
172
26.3%
29.2%
$500 to $999
332
50.8%
20.5%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
355
54.3%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
35
5.4%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
158
24.2%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
2
0.3%
7.3%
35.0% or more
104
15.9%
22.3%
Not Computed
0
NR
NR

Dimmit County, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
844 
 
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
182
21.6%
27.9%
Less than $500
280
33.2%
11.0%
$500 to $999
382
45.3%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
259
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
649
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
330
40.7%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
15
1.9%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
120
14.8%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
130
16.0%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
38
4.7%
9.2%
35.0% or more
177
21.9%
41.4%
Not Computed
293
NR
NR

Dimmit County, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
2,465
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
992
40.2%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
875
35.5%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
265
10.8%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
180
7.3%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
77
3.1%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
43
1.7%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
30
1.2%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
3
0.1%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
58,200
 
194,500
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