Gregg County, TX Demographic Data

Gregg County, TX Summary

Gregg County is located in Texas
  • Population: 122,658
  • Area: 275.76 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 273.30 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 2.46 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 444.79 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 286.09 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Gregg County, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
63,356
51%
50.8
Male
60,752
49%
49.2
Total Population
124,108
 
321,419,000

Gregg County, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
9,277
7.5% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
8,227
6.6% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
9,557
7.7% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
7,953
6.4% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
9,275
7.5% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
16,239
13.1% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
15,704
12.7% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
14,878
12.0% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
8,324
6.7% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
6,968
5.6% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
10,004
8.1% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
4,652
3.7% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
3,050
2.5% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
92,034
74.2%
77.1
Female
47,940
52.1%
51.4
Male
44,094
47.9%
48.6
21 Years and over
88,280
71.1%
72.9
62 Years and over
21,877
17.6%
18.3
65 Years and over
17,706
14.3%
14.9
Female
10,432
58.9%
55.9
Male
7,274
41.1%
44.1
Median Age (years)
36
NR
NR

Gregg County, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
121,414
97.8% 
96.9
White
93,018
74.9% 
73.1
Black or African American
25,971
20.9% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
123
0.1% 
0.8
Asian
1,703
1.4% 
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
599
0.5% 
4.8
Two or More Races
2,694
2.2% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
22,964
18.5% 
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
101,144
81.5% 
82.4

Gregg County, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
4,274
5.4% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
8,601
10.8% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
23,510
29.5% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
20,122
25.2% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
6,460
8.1% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
11,969
15.0% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
4,883
6.1% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
12,875
16.2%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
66,944
83.9%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
16,852
21.1%
30.6

Gregg County, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
28,802
29.7%
33.5%
Now Married
43,148
44.5%
47.5
Divorced
14,567
15.0%
11.0%
Separated
3,606
3.7%
2.1
Widowed
6,924
7.1
5.8%

Gregg County, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
96,324
83.9%
78.5%
Languages other than english
18,507
16.1%
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

Gregg County, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
3,683
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
1,708
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
5,885
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
4,711
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
7,388
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
8,839
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
5,120
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
5,606
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
1,545
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
1,083
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
47,727
 
55,775
Per capita income
23,799
 
29,979

Gregg County, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
2,948
5.3%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
4,872
8.7%
9.8
Construction
2,244
4.0%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
13,262
23.8%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
2,783
5.0%
6.5
Information
306
0.5%
2.1
Manufacturing
7,866
14.1%
10.3
Other services except public administration
3,163
5.7%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
4,481
8.0%
11.3
Public administration
1,416
2.5%
4.6
Retail trade
9,333
16.7%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
2,395
4.3%
5.1
Wholesale trade
730
1.3%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
5,945
10.7%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
15,196
27.2%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
10,185
18.3%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
13,795
24.7%
23.6%
Service occupations
10,678
19.1%
18.0%

Gregg County, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
54,858
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
47,705
87.0%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
4,715
8.6%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
35
0.1%
5.2
Walked
638
1.2%
2.8
Other means
287
0.5%
1.8
Worked at home
1,478
2.7%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
18.0
 
26.0

Gregg County, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
2,595
5.7%
8.9
1 vehicles
13,987
30.7%
33.5
2 vehicles
19,632
43.1%
37.2
3 or more
9,354
20.5%
20.3

Gregg County, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
45,568
88.2%
87.7
Owner Occupied
26,107
57.3%
63.0
Renter Occupied
19,461
42.7%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
6,086
11.8%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
3
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
10
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

Gregg County, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
51,654
1 room
722
1.4%
2.3
2 rooms
694
1.3%
2.5
3 rooms
4,673
9.0%
9.0
4 rooms
9,066
17.6%
16.6
5 rooms
13,415
26.0%
20.0
6 rooms
10,239
19.8%
17.9
7 rooms
5,820
11.3%
12.1
8 rooms
4,142
8.0%
8.5
9 rooms or more
2,883
5.6%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Gregg County, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
51,654
 
 
1-unit, detached
34,195
66.2%
61.4
1-unit, attached
959
1.9%
5.8
2-units
2,064
4.0%
3.7
3 or 4 units
2,455
4.8%
4.5
5 to 9 units
2,417
4.7%
4.8
10 to 19 units
2,293
4.4%
4.6
20 or more units
2,592
5.0%
8.8
Mobile home
4,629
9.0%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
50
0.1%
0.1

Gregg County, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
1,091
2.1%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
3,176
6.1%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
5,782
11.2%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
9,062
17.5%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
10,597
20.5%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
8,480
16.4%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
5,273
10.2%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
6,515
12.6%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
1,421
2.8%
2.5%
2014 or later
257
0.5%
0.5%

Gregg 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

Gregg County, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
12,888
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
67
0.5%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
129
1.0%
6.8%
$3,000 or more
307
2.4%
9.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
815
6.3%
11.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
2,397
18.6%
20.3%
$1,000 to 1,499
4,395
34.1%
29.2%
$500 to $999
4,778
37.1%
20.5%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
6,534
50.9%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
2,137
16.6%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,382
10.8%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
724
5.6%
7.3%
35.0% or more
2,060
16.0%
22.3%
Not Computed
51
NR
NR

Gregg County, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
18,459 
 
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
81
0.4%
1.5%
$1,500 to $1,999
940
5.1%
11.0%
Less than $500
1,726
9.4%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
4,052
22.0%
27.9%
$500 to $999
11,660
63.2%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
1,002
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
792
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
3,370
18.5%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
2,654
14.6%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
1,862
10.2%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,610
8.8%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
2,045
11.2%
9.2%
35.0% or more
6,671
36.6%
41.4%
Not Computed
1,249
NR
NR

Gregg County, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
26,107
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
3,937
15.1%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
6,313
24.2%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
5,011
19.2%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
5,229
20.0%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
3,417
13.1%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
1,710
6.5%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
436
1.7%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
54
0.2%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
130,100
 
194,500
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