Young County, TX Demographic Data

Young County, TX Summary

Young County is located in Texas
  • Population: 18,368
  • Area: 930.86 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 914.47 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 16.39 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 19.73 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 1,230.31 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Young County, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
9,171
50%
50.8
Male
9,158
50%
49.2
Total Population
18,329
 
321,419,000

Young County, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
1,282
7.0% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
1,018
5.6% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
1,402
7.6% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
1,189
6.5% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
938
5.1% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
1,871
10.2% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
1,978
10.8% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
2,572
14.0% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
1,385
7.6% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
1,212
6.6% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
1,813
9.9% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
1,128
6.2% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
541
3.0% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
13,871
75.7%
77.1
Female
7,078
51.0%
51.4
Male
6,793
49.0%
48.6
21 Years and over
13,166
71.8%
72.9
62 Years and over
4,001
21.8%
18.3
65 Years and over
3,482
19.0%
14.9
Female
1,992
57.2%
55.9
Male
1,490
42.8%
44.1
Median Age (years)
42
NR
NR

Young County, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
18,029
98.4% 
96.9
White
17,243
94.1% 
73.1
Black or African American
201
1.1% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
104
0.6% 
0.8
Asian
61
0.3% 
5.4
Asian Indian
0
0.0% 
1.2
Chinese
8
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
9
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.5
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.5
Other Asian
44
0.2% 
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
420
2.3% 
4.8
Two or More Races
300
1.6% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
3,214
17.5% 
17.6
Mexican
2,868
15.6% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
0
0.0% 
1.7
Cuban
0
0.0% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
346
1.9% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
15,115
82.5% 
82.4

Young County, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
1,043
8.3% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
1,336
10.7% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
4,482
35.9% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
2,878
23.0% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
566
4.5% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
1,458
11.7% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
737
5.9% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
2,379
19.0%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
10,121
81.0%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
2,195
17.6%
30.6

Young County, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
3,309
22.6%
33.5%
Now Married
8,499
58.1%
47.5
Divorced
1,369
9.4%
11.0%
Separated
253
1.7%
2.1
Widowed
1,197
8.2
5.8%

Young County, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
14,635
85.9%
78.5%
Languages other than english
2,412
14.1%
21.5%
Spanish
2,380
14.0%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
24
0.1%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
8
0.0%
3.5%
Other Languages
0
0.0%
1.0%

Young County, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
429
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
402
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
1,029
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
978
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
927
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
1,099
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
903
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
929
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
296
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
123
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
44,693
 
55,775
Per capita income
25,524
 
29,979

Young County, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
1,226
14.8%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
633
7.6%
9.8
Construction
853
10.3%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
1,771
21.4%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
386
4.7%
6.5
Information
75
0.9%
2.1
Manufacturing
705
8.5%
10.3
Other services except public administration
487
5.9%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
390
4.7%
11.3
Public administration
377
4.5%
4.6
Retail trade
905
10.9%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
352
4.2%
5.1
Wholesale trade
128
1.5%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
1,376
16.6%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
2,516
30.4%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
1,151
13.9%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
1,821
22.0%
23.6%
Service occupations
1,424
17.2%
18.0%

Young County, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
8,206
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
6,799
82.9%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
836
10.2%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
0
0.0%
5.2
Walked
39
0.5%
2.8
Other means
108
1.3%
1.8
Worked at home
424
5.2%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
16.0
 
26.0

Young County, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
380
5.3%
8.9
1 vehicles
2,274
32.0%
33.5
2 vehicles
3,037
42.7%
37.2
3 or more
1,424
20.0%
20.3

Young County, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
7,115
82.4%
87.7
Owner Occupied
5,513
77.5%
63.0
Renter Occupied
1,602
22.5%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
1,519
17.6%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
2
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
6
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

Young County, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
8,634
1 room
85
1.0%
2.3
2 rooms
141
1.6%
2.5
3 rooms
454
5.3%
9.0
4 rooms
1,425
16.5%
16.6
5 rooms
2,569
29.8%
20.0
6 rooms
1,948
22.6%
17.9
7 rooms
894
10.4%
12.1
8 rooms
772
8.9%
8.5
9 rooms or more
346
4.0%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Young County, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
8,634
 
 
1-unit, detached
7,001
81.1%
61.4
1-unit, attached
104
1.2%
5.8
2-units
251
2.9%
3.7
3 or 4 units
181
2.1%
4.5
5 to 9 units
115
1.3%
4.8
10 to 19 units
38
0.4%
4.6
20 or more units
89
1.0%
8.8
Mobile home
840
9.7%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
15
0.2%
0.1

Young County, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
822
9.5%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
467
5.4%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
1,720
19.9%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
1,137
13.2%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
1,553
18.0%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
1,546
17.9%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
650
7.5%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
685
7.9%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
41
0.5%
2.5%
2014 or later
13
0.2%
0.5%

Young County, TX Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
2,803
39.4%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
700
9.8%
4.7
Electricity
3,345
47.0%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
0
0.0%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
227
3.2%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
13
0.2%
0.5
No fuel used
27
0.4%
1.2

Young County, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
2,361
 
47140700.0
$3,000 or more
16
0.7%
9.9%
$2,500 to $2,999
43
1.8%
6.8%
Less than $500
80
3.4%
1.5%
$2,000 to $2,499
112
4.7%
11.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
216
9.1%
20.3%
$1,000 to 1,499
900
38.1%
29.2%
$500 to $999
994
42.1%
20.5%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
1,413
59.8%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
207
8.8%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
219
9.3%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
146
6.2%
7.3%
35.0% or more
376
15.9%
22.3%
Not Computed
0
NR
NR

Young County, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
1,360 
 
41,410,200 
$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%
$2,500 to $2,999
11
0.8%
1.7%
$1,000 to $1,499
86
6.3%
27.9%
Less than $500
420
30.9%
11.0%
$500 to $999
843
62.0%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
242
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
622
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
169
12.6%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
220
16.3%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
240
17.8%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
171
12.7%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
63
4.7%
9.2%
35.0% or more
483
35.9%
41.4%
Not Computed
256
NR
NR

Young County, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
5,513
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
1,497
27.2%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
1,847
33.5%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
745
13.5%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
747
13.5%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
340
6.2%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
262
4.8%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
57
1.0%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
18
0.3%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
82,000
 
194,500
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