Swisher County, TX Demographic Data

Swisher County, TX Summary

Swisher County is located in Texas
  • Population: 7,816
  • Area: 900.69 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 890.16 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 10.53 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 8.67 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 3,435.70 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Swisher County, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
3,672
48%
50.8
Male
4,041
52%
49.2
Total Population
7,713
 
321,419,000

Swisher County, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
612
7.9% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
646
8.4% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
403
5.2% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
509
6.6% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
587
7.6% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
985
12.8% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
835
10.8% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
908
11.8% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
371
4.8% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
501
6.5% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
680
8.8% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
520
6.7% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
156
2.0% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
5,734
74.3%
77.1
Female
2,652
46.3%
51.4
Male
3,082
53.7%
48.6
21 Years and over
5,402
70.0%
72.9
62 Years and over
1,670
21.7%
18.3
65 Years and over
1,356
17.6%
14.9
Female
752
55.5%
55.9
Male
604
44.5%
44.1
Median Age (years)
36
NR
NR

Swisher County, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
7,276
94.3% 
96.9
White
6,461
83.8% 
73.1
Black or African American
491
6.4% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
82
1.1% 
0.8
Asian
27
0.4% 
5.4
Asian Indian
2
0.0% 
1.2
Chinese
0
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
12
0.2% 
0.9
Japanese
7
0.1% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.5
Vietnamese
6
0.1% 
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
215
2.8% 
4.8
Two or More Races
437
5.7% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
3,219
41.7% 
17.6
Mexican
3,098
40.2% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
61
0.8% 
1.7
Cuban
0
0.0% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
60
0.8% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
4,494
58.3% 
82.4

Swisher County, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
453
9.1% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
626
12.6% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
1,734
35.0% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
1,157
23.3% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
197
4.0% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
553
11.2% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
236
4.8% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
1,079
21.7%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
3,877
78.3%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
789
16.0%
30.6

Swisher County, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
1,632
27.0%
33.5%
Now Married
3,319
54.8%
47.5
Divorced
575
9.5%
11.0%
Separated
115
1.9%
2.1
Widowed
411
6.8
5.8%

Swisher County, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
5,312
74.8%
78.5%
Languages other than english
1,789
25.2%
21.5%
Spanish
1,761
24.8%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
4
0.1%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
23
0.3%
3.5%
Other Languages
1
0.0%
1.0%

Swisher County, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
243
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
180
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
504
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
299
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
359
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
461
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
271
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
233
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
14
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
30
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
37,040
 
55,775
Per capita income
18,437
 
29,979

Swisher County, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
358
12.9%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
215
7.7%
9.8
Construction
162
5.8%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
523
18.8%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
91
3.3%
6.5
Information
42
1.5%
2.1
Manufacturing
220
7.9%
10.3
Other services except public administration
208
7.5%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
78
2.8%
11.3
Public administration
119
4.3%
4.6
Retail trade
419
15.1%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
177
6.4%
5.1
Wholesale trade
172
6.2%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
410
14.7%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
764
27.4%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
530
19.0%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
590
21.2%
23.6%
Service occupations
490
17.6%
18.0%

Swisher County, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
2,685
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
2,200
81.9%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
309
11.5%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
0
0.0%
5.2
Walked
35
1.3%
2.8
Other means
48
1.8%
1.8
Worked at home
93
3.5%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
19.0
 
26.0

Swisher County, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
85
3.3%
8.9
1 vehicles
908
35.0%
33.5
2 vehicles
1,056
40.7%
37.2
3 or more
545
21.0%
20.3

Swisher County, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
2,594
80.6%
87.7
Owner Occupied
1,901
73.3%
63.0
Renter Occupied
693
26.7%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
623
19.4%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
1
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
2
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

Swisher County, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
3,217
1 room
8
0.2%
2.3
2 rooms
33
1.0%
2.5
3 rooms
215
6.7%
9.0
4 rooms
499
15.5%
16.6
5 rooms
960
29.8%
20.0
6 rooms
785
24.4%
17.9
7 rooms
424
13.2%
12.1
8 rooms
174
5.4%
8.5
9 rooms or more
119
3.7%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Swisher County, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
3,217
 
 
1-unit, detached
2,733
85.0%
61.4
1-unit, attached
41
1.3%
5.8
2-units
135
4.2%
3.7
3 or 4 units
37
1.2%
4.5
5 to 9 units
11
0.3%
4.8
10 to 19 units
29
0.9%
4.6
20 or more units
15
0.5%
8.8
Mobile home
216
6.7%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Swisher County, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
414
12.9%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
480
14.9%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
673
20.9%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
694
21.6%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
423
13.1%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
209
6.5%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
161
5.0%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
139
4.3%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
24
0.7%
2.5%
2014 or later
0
0.0%
0.5%

Swisher County, TX Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
1,792
69.1%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
109
4.2%
4.7
Electricity
620
23.9%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
59
2.3%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
13
0.5%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
1
0.0%
0.5
No fuel used
0
0.0%
1.2

Swisher County, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
757
 
47140700.0
$2,500 to $2,999
3
0.4%
6.8%
$3,000 or more
5
0.7%
9.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
12
1.6%
11.8%
Less than $500
57
7.5%
1.5%
$1,500 to 1,999
65
8.6%
20.3%
$1,000 to 1,499
218
28.8%
29.2%
$500 to $999
397
52.4%
20.5%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
439
58.0%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
157
20.7%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
38
5.0%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
7
0.9%
7.3%
35.0% or more
116
15.3%
22.3%
Not Computed
0
NR
NR

Swisher County, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
598 
 
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
51
8.5%
27.9%
Less than $500
153
25.6%
11.0%
$500 to $999
394
65.9%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
95
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
608
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
78
13.4%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
94
16.1%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
108
18.5%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
59
10.1%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
13
2.2%
9.2%
35.0% or more
231
39.6%
41.4%
Not Computed
110
NR
NR

Swisher County, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
1,901
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
659
34.7%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
790
41.6%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
297
15.6%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
86
4.5%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
38
2.0%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
3
0.2%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
21
1.1%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
7
0.4%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
67,200
 
194,500
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