Pecos County, TX Demographic Data

Pecos County, TX Summary

Pecos County is located in Texas
  • Population: 15,510
  • Area: 4,764.83 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 4,763.85 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 0.98 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 3.25 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 3,057.74 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Pecos County, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
6,804
43%
50.8
Male
9,003
57%
49.2
Total Population
15,807
 
321,419,000

Pecos County, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
1,165
7.4% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
1,119
7.1% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
1,010
6.4% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
938
5.9% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
917
5.8% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
2,610
16.5% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
2,142
13.6% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
2,200
13.9% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
863
5.5% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
903
5.7% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
1,076
6.8% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
586
3.7% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
278
1.8% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
12,007
76.0%
77.1
Female
4,883
40.7%
51.4
Male
7,124
59.3%
48.6
21 Years and over
11,358
71.9%
72.9
62 Years and over
2,559
16.2%
18.3
65 Years and over
1,940
12.3%
14.9
Female
980
50.5%
55.9
Male
960
49.5%
44.1
Median Age (years)
36
NR
NR

Pecos County, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
15,716
99.4% 
96.9
White
13,404
84.8% 
73.1
Black or African American
678
4.3% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
126
0.8% 
0.8
Asian
25
0.2% 
5.4
Asian Indian
8
0.1% 
1.2
Chinese
0
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
0
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
12
0.1% 
0.5
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.5
Other Asian
5
0.0% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
10
0.1% 
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
10
0.1% 
0.1
Some Other Race
1,473
9.3% 
4.8
Two or More Races
91
0.6% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
10,703
67.7% 
17.6
Mexican
10,232
64.7% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
54
0.3% 
1.7
Cuban
12
0.1% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
405
2.6% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
5,104
32.3% 
82.4

Pecos County, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
1,948
18.3% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
1,329
12.5% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
3,749
35.2% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
2,015
18.9% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
552
5.2% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
708
6.6% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
357
3.3% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
3,277
30.8%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
7,381
69.2%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
1,065
9.9%
30.6

Pecos County, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
3,514
28.1%
33.5%
Now Married
6,181
49.4%
47.5
Divorced
1,378
11.0%
11.0%
Separated
692
5.5%
2.1
Widowed
748
6.0
5.8%

Pecos County, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
6,970
47.6%
78.5%
Languages other than english
7,672
52.4%
21.5%
Spanish
7,567
51.7%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
69
0.5%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
19
0.1%
3.5%
Other Languages
17
0.1%
1.0%

Pecos County, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
320
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
356
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
463
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
440
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
576
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
823
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
413
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
725
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
178
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
45
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
50,305
 
55,775
Per capita income
19,772
 
29,979

Pecos County, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
1,168
18.1%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
438
6.8%
9.8
Construction
553
8.6%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
1,074
16.7%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
263
4.1%
6.5
Information
16
0.2%
2.1
Manufacturing
118
1.8%
10.3
Other services except public administration
426
6.6%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
198
3.1%
11.3
Public administration
559
8.7%
4.6
Retail trade
868
13.5%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
680
10.5%
5.1
Wholesale trade
86
1.3%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
1,309
20.3%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,219
18.9%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
1,088
16.9%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
1,637
25.4%
23.6%
Service occupations
1,194
18.5%
18.0%

Pecos County, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
6,310
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
5,160
81.8%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
851
13.5%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
22
0.3%
5.2
Walked
141
2.2%
2.8
Other means
45
0.7%
1.8
Worked at home
91
1.4%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
18.0
 
26.0

Pecos County, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
278
6.4%
8.9
1 vehicles
1,318
30.4%
33.5
2 vehicles
1,728
39.8%
37.2
3 or more
1,015
23.4%
20.3

Pecos County, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
4,339
77.6%
87.7
Owner Occupied
3,044
70.2%
63.0
Renter Occupied
1,295
29.8%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
1,253
22.4%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
0
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
5
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

Pecos County, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
5,592
1 room
367
6.6%
2.3
2 rooms
145
2.6%
2.5
3 rooms
336
6.0%
9.0
4 rooms
1,221
21.8%
16.6
5 rooms
1,547
27.7%
20.0
6 rooms
899
16.1%
17.9
7 rooms
607
10.9%
12.1
8 rooms
320
5.7%
8.5
9 rooms or more
150
2.7%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Pecos County, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
5,592
 
 
1-unit, detached
3,908
69.9%
61.4
1-unit, attached
23
0.4%
5.8
2-units
100
1.8%
3.7
3 or 4 units
77
1.4%
4.5
5 to 9 units
163
2.9%
4.8
10 to 19 units
262
4.7%
4.6
20 or more units
72
1.3%
8.8
Mobile home
967
17.3%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
20
0.4%
0.1

Pecos County, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
111
2.0%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
428
7.7%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
1,074
19.2%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
974
17.4%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
1,356
24.2%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
614
11.0%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
524
9.4%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
458
8.2%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
38
0.7%
2.5%
2014 or later
15
0.3%
0.5%

Pecos County, TX Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
1,634
37.7%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
416
9.6%
4.7
Electricity
2,248
51.8%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
6
0.1%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
9
0.2%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
21
0.5%
0.5
No fuel used
5
0.1%
1.2

Pecos County, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
1,071
 
47140700.0
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
9.9%
$2,500 to $2,999
7
0.7%
6.8%
Less than $500
11
1.0%
1.5%
$2,000 to $2,499
26
2.4%
11.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
123
11.5%
20.3%
$1,000 to 1,499
388
36.2%
29.2%
$500 to $999
516
48.2%
20.5%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
683
65.7%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
142
13.7%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
32
3.1%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
66
6.4%
7.3%
35.0% or more
116
11.2%
22.3%
Not Computed
32
NR
NR

Pecos County, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
1,019 
 
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
15
1.5%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
173
17.0%
27.9%
Less than $500
237
23.3%
11.0%
$500 to $999
594
58.3%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
276
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
742
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
349
34.2%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
109
10.7%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
66
6.5%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
77
7.6%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
86
8.4%
9.2%
35.0% or more
332
32.6%
41.4%
Not Computed
276
NR
NR

Pecos County, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
3,044
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
1,070
35.2%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
987
32.4%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
518
17.0%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
253
8.3%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
179
5.9%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
37
1.2%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
0
0.0%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
0
0.0%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
68,800
 
194,500
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