Liberty County, TX Demographic Data

Liberty County, TX Summary

Liberty County is located in Texas
  • Population: 76,571
  • Area: 1,176.34 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 1,158.42 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 17.92 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 65.09 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 36.09 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Liberty County, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
39,931
50%
50.8
Male
39,723
50%
49.2
Total Population
79,654
 
321,419,000

Liberty County, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
5,492
6.9% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
5,420
6.8% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
5,722
7.2% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
4,773
6.0% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
5,649
7.1% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
11,161
14.0% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
10,590
13.3% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
10,602
13.3% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
6,474
8.1% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
3,397
4.3% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
6,489
8.1% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
3,148
4.0% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
737
0.9% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
59,610
74.8%
77.1
Female
30,271
50.8%
51.4
Male
29,339
49.2%
48.6
21 Years and over
57,125
71.7%
72.9
62 Years and over
12,279
15.4%
18.3
65 Years and over
10,374
13.0%
14.9
Female
5,486
52.9%
55.9
Male
4,888
47.1%
44.1
Median Age (years)
37
NR
NR

Liberty County, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
78,609
98.7% 
96.9
White
64,932
81.5% 
73.1
Black or African American
8,717
10.9% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
307
0.4% 
0.8
Asian
174
0.2% 
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
23
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
4,456
5.6% 
4.8
Two or More Races
1,045
1.3% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
17,116
21.5% 
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
62,538
78.5% 
82.4

Liberty County, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
5,197
9.9% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
8,332
15.8% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
18,794
35.7% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
11,855
22.5% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
2,829
5.4% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
3,662
7.0% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
1,929
3.7% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
13,529
25.7%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
39,069
74.3%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
5,591
10.7%
30.6

Liberty County, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
16,678
26.5%
33.5%
Now Married
33,865
53.7%
47.5
Divorced
6,882
10.9%
11.0%
Separated
1,694
2.7%
2.1
Widowed
3,901
6.2
5.8%

Liberty County, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
60,476
81.5%
78.5%
Languages other than english
13,686
18.5%
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

Liberty County, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
1,298
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
1,437
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
3,503
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
2,212
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
3,979
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
4,635
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
3,826
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
3,786
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
650
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
1,057
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
55,152
 
55,775
Per capita income
24,044
 
29,979

Liberty County, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
1,929
6.5%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
1,040
3.5%
9.8
Construction
4,082
13.7%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
6,019
20.1%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
923
3.1%
6.5
Information
108
0.4%
2.1
Manufacturing
6,317
21.1%
10.3
Other services except public administration
1,756
5.9%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
1,155
3.9%
11.3
Public administration
1,528
5.1%
4.6
Retail trade
1,641
5.5%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
2,062
6.9%
5.1
Wholesale trade
1,334
4.5%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
NR
NR
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
NR
NR
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
NR
NR
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
NR
NR
23.6%
Service occupations
NR
NR
18.0%

Liberty County, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
NR
NR
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
NR
NR
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
NR
NR
5.2
Walked
NR
NR
2.8
Other means
NR
NR
1.8
Worked at home
NR
NR
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
34.0
 
26.0

Liberty County, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
1,460
5.5%
8.9
1 vehicles
10,293
39.0%
33.5
2 vehicles
9,916
37.6%
37.2
3 or more
4,714
17.9%
20.3

Liberty County, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
26,383
88.5%
87.7
Owner Occupied
18,735
71.0%
63.0
Renter Occupied
7,648
29.0%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
3,425
11.5%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
2
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
3
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

Liberty County, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
29,808
1 room
191
0.6%
2.3
2 rooms
1,050
3.5%
2.5
3 rooms
2,318
7.8%
9.0
4 rooms
4,344
14.6%
16.6
5 rooms
8,260
27.7%
20.0
6 rooms
5,517
18.5%
17.9
7 rooms
3,973
13.3%
12.1
8 rooms
2,071
6.9%
8.5
9 rooms or more
2,084
7.0%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Liberty County, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
29,808
 
 
1-unit, detached
18,257
61.2%
61.4
1-unit, attached
300
1.0%
5.8
2-units
795
2.7%
3.7
3 or 4 units
414
1.4%
4.5
5 to 9 units
0
0.0%
4.8
10 to 19 units
1,079
3.6%
4.6
20 or more units
115
0.4%
8.8
Mobile home
8,446
28.3%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
402
1.3%
0.1

Liberty County, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
1,009
3.4%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
416
1.4%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
1,721
5.8%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
3,247
10.9%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
4,546
15.3%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
4,893
16.4%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
5,343
17.9%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
6,329
21.2%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
2,002
6.7%
2.5%
2014 or later
302
1.0%
0.5%

Liberty 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

Liberty County, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
8,055
 
47140700.0
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
9.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
185
2.3%
11.8%
Less than $500
223
2.8%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
348
4.3%
6.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
1,814
22.5%
20.3%
$500 to $999
2,737
34.0%
20.5%
$1,000 to 1,499
2,748
34.1%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
4,680
58.1%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
890
11.0%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,059
13.1%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
687
8.5%
7.3%
35.0% or more
739
9.2%
22.3%
Not Computed
0
NR
NR

Liberty County, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
NR 
 
41,410,200 
Less than $500
NR
NR
11.0%
$500 to $999
NR
NR
42.7%
$3,000 or more
NR
NR
1.5%
$1,500 to $1,999
NR
NR
11.0%
$2,000 to $2,499
NR
NR
4.1%
$2,500 to $2,999
NR
NR
1.7%
$1,000 to $1,499
NR
NR
27.9%
No Cash Rent
NR
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
819
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
912
15.0%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
619
10.2%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
517
8.5%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,515
25.0%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
281
4.6%
9.2%
35.0% or more
2,223
36.6%
41.4%
Not Computed
1,581
NR
NR

Liberty County, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
18,735
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
2,863
15.3%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
5,978
31.9%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
4,100
21.9%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
2,476
13.2%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
2,380
12.7%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
273
1.5%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
586
3.1%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
79
0.4%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
106,100
 
194,500
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