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    Report was generated on: Monday, September 26, 2016


    Population
    Year Texas Non-Metro Counties Metro Counties
    Total Population 2010 25,145,561 3,060,392 22,085,169
    Male Population 2010 12,472,280 1,555,801 10,916,479
    Female Population 2010 12,673,281 1,504,591 11,168,690
    Median Age 2010 33.6 38.6 33.0
    Population Rank Among Counties 2010 NA NA NA
    Population Per Square Mile 2010 96.0 15.8 323.7
    Area in Square Miles 2000 261,797.1 193,567.7 68,230.9
    Population Sources and Links to More Detailed Data


    Marriage and Divorce
    Year Texas Non-Metro Counties Metro Counties
    Marriages 2009 172,395 21,056 151,339
    Divorces 2009 81,822 9,814 72,008
    Marriage Rate per 1,000 Residents 2009 7.0 6.9 7.0
    Divorce Rate per 1,000 Residents 2009 3.3 3.2 3.3
    Marriage and Divorce Sources and Links to More Detailed Data


    Population Change
    Year Texas Non-Metro Counties Metro Counties
    Census Population 2000 20,851,820 2,907,272 17,944,548
    Change Since Census 2000-2010 4,293,741 153,120 4,140,621
    Change Since Census (%) 2000-2010 20.6% 5.3% 23.1%
    Population Projection 2015 28,015,550 3,251,101 24,764,449
    Projected Change 2010-2015 2,869,989 190,709 2,679,280
    Projected Change (%) 2010-2015 11.4% 6.2% 12.1%
    Population Change Sources and Links to More Detailed Data


    Population by Race/Ethnicity
    Year Texas Non-Metro Counties Metro Counties
    Total Anglo 2010 11,562,682 1,821,348 9,741,334
    Total Black 2010 3,003,149 249,415 2,753,734
    Total Hispanic 2010 9,460,921 954,856 8,506,065
    Total Other 2010 1,118,809 34,773 1,084,036
    Total Anglo (%) 2010 46.0% 59.5% 44.1%
    Total Black (%) 2010 11.9% 8.1% 12.5%
    Total Hispanic (%) 2010 37.6% 31.2% 38.5%
    Total Other (%) 2010 4.4% 1.1% 4.9%
    Population by Race/Ethnicity Sources and Links to More Detailed Data


    Population by Select Age Groups
    Year Texas Non-Metro Counties Metro Counties
    Age 0-4 2010 1,928,473 206,974 1,721,499
    Age 5-14 2010 3,810,117 418,895 3,391,222
    Age 15-44 2010 10,772,058 1,141,135 9,630,923
    Age 45-64 2010 6,033,027 804,094 5,228,933
    Age 65+ 2010 2,601,886 489,294 2,112,592
    Age 13-17 2010 1,870,555 216,373 1,654,182
    Age 13-19 2010 2,626,445 305,828 2,320,617
    Age <18 2010 6,865,824 757,623 6,108,201
    Age 85+ 2010 305,179 59,511 245,668
    Population by Select Age Groups Sources and Links to More Detailed Data


    Population by Percent of Total Population for Select Age Groups
    Year Texas Non-Metro Counties Metro Counties
    Age 0-4 (%) 2010 7.7% 6.8% 7.8%
    Age 5-14 (%) 2010 15.2% 13.7% 15.4%
    Age 15-44 (%) 2010 42.8% 37.3% 43.6%
    Age 45-64 (%) 2010 24.0% 26.3% 23.7%
    Age 65+ (%) 2010 10.3% 16.0% 9.6%
    Age 13-17 (%) 2010 7.4% 7.1% 7.5%
    Age 13-19 (%) 2010 10.4% 10.0% 10.5%
    Age <18 (%) 2010 27.3% 24.8% 27.7%
    Age 85+ (%) 2010 1.2% 1.9% 1.1%
    Population by Percent Sources and Links to More Detailed Data


    Foreign Born Population by Region and Selected Countries of Origin
    Year Texas Non-Metro Counties Metro Counties
    Total Foreign Born Population (ACS) 2006-2010 3,913,577 266,351 3,647,226
    Total Foreign Born Population (ACS %) 2006-2010 16.1% 8.8% 17.1%
    Total Foreign Born Population 2000 2,899,642 213,632 2,686,010
    Total Foreign Born Population (%) 2000 13.9% 7.3% 15.0%
    Africa 2006-2010 122,449 1,823 120,626
       Nigeria 2006-2010 35,750 339 35,411
    Asia 2006-2010 702,771 13,345 689,426
       China 2006-2010 62,682 701 61,981
       Taiwan 2006-2010 28,603 197 28,406
       Japan 2006-2010 13,945 524 13,421
       Korea 2006-2010 51,365 797 50,568
       India 2006-2010 146,828 2,333 144,495
       Iran 2006-2010 19,937 187 19,750
       Pakistan 2006-2010 41,198 534 40,664
       Phillipines 2006-2010 74,158 2,789 71,369
       Vietnam 2006-2010 142,467 2,421 140,046
    Australia and New Zealand Subregion 2006-2010 6,182 334 5,848
    Caribbean 2006-2010 54,263 1,456 52,807
       Cuba 2006-2010 20,731 543 20,188
    Central America 2006-2010 2,697,238 236,940 2,460,298
       Mexico 2006-2010 2,383,298 227,894 2,155,404
       El Salvador 2006-2010 160,899 3,614 157,285
       Guatemala 2006-2010 51,036 1,883 49,153
       Honduras 2006-2010 71,612 2,402 69,210
    Europe 2006-2010 170,519 7,665 162,854
       United Kingdom 2006-2010 42,600 2,122 40,478
       Germany 2006-2010 37,662 2,339 35,323
    North America 2006-2010 43,873 2,499 41,374
       Canada 2006-2010 43,462 2,467 40,995
    South America 2006-2010 112,957 2,174 110,783
       Colombia 2006-2010 34,547 936 33,611
    Foreign Born by Region and Selected Countries Sources and Links to More Detailed Data




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