Wood County, TX Demographic Data

Wood County, TX Summary

Wood County is located in Texas
  • Population: 42,015
  • Area: 695.72 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 645.23 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 50.48 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 60.39 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 411.09 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Wood County, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
21,553
51%
50.8
Male
21,159
50%
49.2
Total Population
42,712
 
321,419,000

Wood County, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
2,035
4.8% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
2,317
5.4% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
2,557
6.0% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
2,676
6.3% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
2,226
5.2% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
3,797
8.9% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
4,196
9.8% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
5,367
12.6% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
3,176
7.4% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
3,254
7.6% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
6,497
15.2% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
3,508
8.2% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
1,106
2.6% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
34,304
80.3%
77.1
Female
17,449
50.9%
51.4
Male
16,855
49.1%
48.6
21 Years and over
32,657
76.5%
72.9
62 Years and over
13,148
30.8%
18.3
65 Years and over
11,111
26.0%
14.9
Female
5,948
53.5%
55.9
Male
5,163
46.5%
44.1
Median Age (years)
48
NR
NR

Wood County, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
42,196
98.8% 
96.9
White
38,551
90.3% 
73.1
Black or African American
2,044
4.8% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
247
0.6% 
0.8
Asian
252
0.6% 
5.4
Asian Indian
8
0.0% 
1.2
Chinese
39
0.1% 
1.3
Filipino
19
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
24
0.1% 
0.5
Vietnamese
157
0.4% 
0.5
Other Asian
5
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
1,102
2.6% 
4.8
Two or More Races
516
1.2% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
3,998
9.4% 
17.6
Mexican
3,618
8.5% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
13
0.0% 
1.7
Cuban
0
0.0% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
367
0.9% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
38,714
90.6% 
82.4

Wood County, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
1,663
5.4% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
3,099
10.0% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
10,738
34.7% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
8,313
26.9% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
1,820
5.9% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
3,755
12.2% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
1,513
4.9% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
4,762
15.4%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
26,139
84.6%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
5,268
17.1%
30.6

Wood County, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
7,069
19.7%
33.5%
Now Married
19,850
55.4%
47.5
Divorced
5,262
14.7%
11.0%
Separated
742
2.1%
2.1
Widowed
2,880
8.0
5.8%

Wood County, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
37,562
92.3%
78.5%
Languages other than english
3,115
7.7%
21.5%
Spanish
2,719
6.7%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
150
0.4%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
231
0.6%
3.5%
Other Languages
15
0.0%
1.0%

Wood County, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
1,195
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
894
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
2,069
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
1,969
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
2,620
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
3,219
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
1,683
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
1,507
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
510
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
398
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
45,686
 
55,775
Per capita income
24,561
 
29,979

Wood County, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
707
4.5%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
943
5.9%
9.8
Construction
1,266
8.0%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
3,615
22.8%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
947
6.0%
6.5
Information
351
2.2%
2.1
Manufacturing
1,402
8.8%
10.3
Other services except public administration
1,024
6.5%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
1,055
6.6%
11.3
Public administration
945
6.0%
4.6
Retail trade
2,220
14.0%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
980
6.2%
5.1
Wholesale trade
413
2.6%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
2,036
12.8%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
4,684
29.5%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
2,438
15.4%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
3,803
24.0%
23.6%
Service occupations
2,907
18.3%
18.0%

Wood County, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
15,505
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
12,307
79.4%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
1,607
10.4%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
28
0.2%
5.2
Walked
432
2.8%
2.8
Other means
178
1.1%
1.8
Worked at home
953
6.1%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
29.0
 
26.0

Wood County, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
505
3.1%
8.9
1 vehicles
4,686
29.2%
33.5
2 vehicles
7,580
47.2%
37.2
3 or more
3,293
20.5%
20.3

Wood County, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
16,064
76.8%
87.7
Owner Occupied
12,849
80.0%
63.0
Renter Occupied
3,215
20.0%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
4,864
23.2%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
2
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
8
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

Wood County, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
20,928
1 room
290
1.4%
2.3
2 rooms
412
2.0%
2.5
3 rooms
1,401
6.7%
9.0
4 rooms
3,379
16.1%
16.6
5 rooms
5,778
27.6%
20.0
6 rooms
4,325
20.7%
17.9
7 rooms
2,562
12.2%
12.1
8 rooms
1,184
5.7%
8.5
9 rooms or more
1,597
7.6%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Wood County, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
20,928
 
 
1-unit, detached
15,694
75.0%
61.4
1-unit, attached
187
0.9%
5.8
2-units
220
1.1%
3.7
3 or 4 units
516
2.5%
4.5
5 to 9 units
212
1.0%
4.8
10 to 19 units
56
0.3%
4.6
20 or more units
149
0.7%
8.8
Mobile home
3,723
17.8%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
171
0.8%
0.1

Wood County, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
1,065
5.1%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
906
4.3%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
1,194
5.7%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
1,701
8.1%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
3,352
16.0%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
3,997
19.1%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
3,822
18.3%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
4,378
20.9%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
482
2.3%
2.5%
2014 or later
31
0.1%
0.5%

Wood County, TX Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
2,550
15.9%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
1,755
10.9%
4.7
Electricity
10,960
68.2%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
0
0.0%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
769
4.8%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
20
0.1%
0.5
No fuel used
10
0.1%
1.2

Wood County, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
5,842
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
91
1.6%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
101
1.7%
6.8%
$3,000 or more
111
1.9%
9.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
333
5.7%
11.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
715
12.2%
20.3%
$500 to $999
2,195
37.6%
20.5%
$1,000 to 1,499
2,296
39.3%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
2,296
39.6%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
724
12.5%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
812
14.0%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
581
10.0%
7.3%
35.0% or more
1,378
23.8%
22.3%
Not Computed
51
NR
NR

Wood County, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
2,626 
 
41,410,200 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.7%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.5%
$2,000 to $2,499
47
1.8%
4.1%
$1,500 to $1,999
71
2.7%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
311
11.8%
27.9%
Less than $500
313
11.9%
11.0%
$500 to $999
1,884
71.7%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
589
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
738
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
478
18.3%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
270
10.3%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
364
13.9%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
113
4.3%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
253
9.7%
9.2%
35.0% or more
1,141
43.6%
41.4%
Not Computed
596
NR
NR

Wood County, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
12,849
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
2,227
17.3%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
3,568
27.8%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
2,435
19.0%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
1,993
15.5%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
1,478
11.5%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
823
6.4%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
308
2.4%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
17
0.1%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
111,100
 
194,500
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