TABLE 13
EDUCATIONAL STATUS OF UNMARRIED MOTHERS
BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE 
TEXAS, 2013

COUNTY TOTAL UNMARRIED NUMBER % OF ALL MOTHERS(1) UNMARRIED, LESS THAN 12 YEARS EDUCATION % OF UNMARRIED(2) UNMARRIED, 12 YEARS OR MORE EDUCATION % OF UNMARRIED(2) UNMARRIED, EDUCATION UNKNOWN % OF UNMARRIED(2)
TEXAS 164,249 42.4 51,734 31.5 112,318 68.5 197 0.1
REGION 1 5,482 43.5 1,531 27.9 3,948 72.1 3 0.1
REGION 2 3,121 45.4 771 24.7 2,347 75.3 3 0.1
REGION 3 40,706 40.3 11,181 27.5 29,485 72.5 40 0.1
REGION 4 6,720 46.4 1,914 28.6 4,787 71.4 19 0.3
REGION 5 4,994 49.5 1,354 27.1 3,636 72.9 4 0.1
REGION 6 40,448 41.9 14,413 35.7 25,974 64.3 61 0.2
REGION 7 15,281 35.1 4,304 28.2 10,952 71.8 25 0.2
REGION 8 17,209 44.3 5,215 30.3 11,969 69.7 25 0.1
REGION 9 4,525 45.0 1,300 28.8 3,220 71.2 5 0.1
REGION 10 6,314 45.4 1,701 26.9 4,612 73.1 1 0.0
REGION 11 19,449 49.5 8,050 41.4 11,388 58.6 11 0.1
ANDERSON 275 46.9 73 26.5 202 73.5 0 -
ANDREWS 154 46.5 46 29.9 108 70.1 0 -
ANGELINA 613 49.4 140 22.8 473 77.2 0 -
ARANSAS 131 49.4 42 32.3 88 67.7 1 0.8
ARCHER 30 44.1 5 16.7 25 83.3 0 -
ARMSTRONG 9 34.6 1 * 8 * 0 -
ATASCOSA 345 53.7 92 26.7 253 73.3 0 -
AUSTIN 154 46.7 47 30.7 106 69.3 1 0.6
BAILEY 40 35.7 18 46.2 21 53.8 1 2.5
BANDERA 52 32.9 12 23.1 40 76.9 0 -
BASTROP 427 43.6 129 30.2 298 69.8 0 -
BAYLOR 10 33.3 1 * 9 * 0 -
BEE 224 56.7 73 32.6 151 67.4 0 -
BELL 1,968 31.0 342 17.4 1,623 82.6 3 0.2
BEXAR 11,920 44.5 3,579 30.1 8,320 69.9 21 0.2
BLANCO 21 31.3 4 19.0 17 81.0 0 -
BORDEN 2 * 1 * 1 * 0 -
BOSQUE 86 43.0 26 30.2 60 69.8 0 -
BOWIE 656 55.4 142 21.7 511 78.3 3 0.5
BRAZORIA 1,692 36.2 397 23.5 1,292 76.5 3 0.2
BRAZOS 967 36.7 289 29.9 676 70.1 2 0.2
BREWSTER 49 42.6 4 8.2 45 91.8 0 -
BRISCOE 2 * 0 - 2 * 0 -
BROOKS 94 69.6 39 41.5 55 58.5 0 -
BROWN 197 47.1 52 26.4 145 73.6 0 -
BURLESON 73 41.2 12 16.4 61 83.6 0 -
BURNET 192 40.3 56 29.2 136 70.8 0 -
CALDWELL 212 46.0 48 22.6 164 77.4 0 -
CALHOUN 141 45.9 46 32.9 94 67.1 1 0.7
CALLAHAN 49 38.3 7 14.3 42 85.7 0 -
CAMERON 3,561 48.3 1,426 40.1 2,134 59.9 1 0.0
CAMP 89 42.8 20 22.5 69 77.5 0 -
CARSON 17 32.7 4 * 13 * 0 -
CASS 176 47.8 46 26.1 130 73.9 0 -
CASTRO 62 52.5 20 32.3 42 67.7 0 -
CHAMBERS 136 29.5 42 30.9 94 69.1 0 -
CHEROKEE 385 49.9 134 35.4 245 64.6 6 1.6
CHILDRESS 33 47.1 10 30.3 23 69.7 0 -
CLAY 39 38.6 2 5.1 37 94.9 0 -
COCHRAN 19 46.3 4 * 15 * 0 -
COKE 11 36.7 3 * 8 * 0 -
COLEMAN 40 46.0 15 37.5 25 62.5 0 -
COLLIN 2,236 21.1 463 20.7 1,770 79.3 3 0.1
COLLINGSWORTH 15 34.9 3 * 12 * 0 -
COLORADO 108 43.9 35 32.4 73 67.6 0 -
COMAL 474 34.8 122 25.7 352 74.3 0 -
COMANCHE 66 43.4 19 28.8 47 71.2 0 -
CONCHO 6 * 3 * 3 * 0 -
COOKE 240 45.5 91 37.9 149 62.1 0 -
CORYELL 303 28.4 36 11.9 266 88.1 1 0.3
COTTLE 12 * 3 * 9 * 0 -
CRANE 26 32.1 7 26.9 19 73.1 0 -
CROCKETT 22 44.0 3 13.6 19 86.4 0 -
CROSBY 35 53.8 8 22.9 27 77.1 0 -
CULBERSON 19 59.4 5 * 14 * 0 -
DALLAM 67 47.5 27 40.3 40 59.7 0 -
DALLAS 19,086 49.3 5,286 27.7 13,784 72.3 16 0.1
DAWSON 101 53.4 39 38.6 62 61.4 0 -
DEAF SMITH 176 52.2 59 33.5 117 66.5 0 -
DELTA 22 38.6 7 31.8 15 68.2 0 -
DENTON 2,470 25.8 605 24.5 1,864 75.5 1 0.0
DEWITT 135 50.6 43 31.9 92 68.1 0 -
DICKENS 9 36.0 4 * 5 * 0 -
DIMMIT 122 62.6 41 33.6 81 66.4 0 -
DONLEY 20 58.8 4 * 16 * 0 -
DUVAL 114 74.0 35 30.7 79 69.3 0 -
EASTLAND 94 45.0 32 34.0 62 66.0 0 -
ECTOR 1,442 49.5 427 29.7 1,012 70.3 3 0.2
EDWARDS 14 63.6 2 * 12 * 0 -
ELLIS 800 38.8 190 23.8 609 76.2 1 0.1
EL PASO 6,171 45.5 1,657 26.9 4,513 73.1 1 0.0
ERATH 172 35.5 54 31.4 118 68.6 0 -
FALLS 102 50.2 33 32.4 69 67.6 0 -
FANNIN 154 47.2 37 24.0 117 76.0 0 -
FAYETTE 89 36.3 30 34.1 58 65.9 1 1.1
FISHER 10 34.5 3 * 7 * 0 -
FLOYD 43 53.1 13 31.0 29 69.0 1 2.3
FOARD 5 * 1 * 2 * 2 *
FORT BEND 2,078 24.4 460 22.2 1,615 77.8 3 0.1
FRANKLIN 47 40.2 14 30.4 32 69.6 1 2.1
FREESTONE 99 46.3 29 29.3 70 70.7 0 -
FRIO 159 60.5 57 35.8 102 64.2 0 -
GAINES 83 21.1 24 28.9 59 71.1 0 -
GALVESTON 1,746 44.1 456 26.1 1,290 73.9 0 -
GARZA 36 55.4 12 33.3 24 66.7 0 -
GILLESPIE 83 34.4 13 15.9 69 84.1 1 1.2
GLASSCOCK 3 * 0 - 3 * 0 -
GOLIAD 25 41.0 6 24.0 19 76.0 0 -
GONZALES 139 49.5 54 38.8 85 61.2 0 -
GRAY 151 44.0 42 27.8 109 72.2 0 -
GRAYSON 709 47.0 197 27.8 511 72.2 1 0.1
GREGG 935 49.8 296 31.7 639 68.3 0 -
GRIMES 161 49.4 38 23.8 122 76.3 1 0.6
GUADALUPE 648 37.5 171 26.4 476 73.6 1 0.2
HALE 245 47.6 77 31.4 168 68.6 0 -
HALL 15 48.4 3 * 12 * 0 -
HAMILTON 29 35.8 9 31.0 20 69.0 0 -
HANSFORD 29 35.4 6 20.7 23 79.3 0 -
HARDEMAN 16 41.0 7 * 9 * 0 -
HARDIN 282 39.6 80 28.4 202 71.6 0 -
HARRIS 30,586 44.8 11,798 38.6 18,738 61.4 50 0.2
HARRISON 397 46.9 102 25.8 294 74.2 1 0.3
HARTLEY 23 33.3 8 34.8 15 65.2 0 -
HASKELL 22 48.9 2 9.1 20 90.9 0 -
HAYS 650 30.5 163 25.1 486 74.9 1 0.2
HEMPHILL 30 46.2 13 43.3 17 56.7 0 -
HENDERSON 405 46.2 102 25.2 302 74.8 1 0.2
HIDALGO 7,266 45.2 3,313 45.6 3,948 54.4 5 0.1
HILL 172 44.4 48 27.9 124 72.1 0 -
HOCKLEY 153 48.9 45 29.4 108 70.6 0 -
HOOD 217 35.9 56 25.8 161 74.2 0 -
HOPKINS 191 44.6 44 23.0 147 77.0 0 -
HOUSTON 127 53.6 26 20.6 100 79.4 1 0.8
HOWARD 245 54.9 88 35.9 157 64.1 0 -
HUDSPETH 22 55.0 7 31.8 15 68.2 0 -
HUNT 497 46.4 140 28.2 356 71.8 1 0.2
HUTCHINSON 128 42.2 27 21.1 101 78.9 0 -
IRION 6 * 2 * 4 * 0 -
JACK 47 48.5 20 42.6 27 57.4 0 -
JACKSON 79 41.4 23 29.1 56 70.9 0 -
JASPER 220 48.7 67 30.5 153 69.5 0 -
JEFF DAVIS 1 * 1 * 0 - 0 -
JEFFERSON 1,820 51.5 467 25.7 1,352 74.3 1 0.1
JIM HOGG 60 63.8 20 33.3 40 66.7 0 -
JIM WELLS 410 62.4 143 34.9 267 65.1 0 -
JOHNSON 781 38.9 211 27.0 570 73.0 0 -
JONES 93 51.4 16 17.2 77 82.8 0 -
KARNES 95 54.6 27 28.4 68 71.6 0 -
KAUFMAN 545 36.4 117 21.5 427 78.5 1 0.2
KENDALL 83 26.3 23 27.7 60 72.3 0 -
KENEDY 2 * 1 * 1 * 0 -
KENT 2 * 1 * 1 * 0 -
KERR 213 42.9 58 27.2 155 72.8 0 -
KIMBLE 17 41.5 4 * 13 * 0 -
KING 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
KINNEY 13 39.4 4 * 9 * 0 -
KLEBERG 258 51.8 78 30.5 178 69.5 2 0.8
KNOX 25 53.2 4 16.0 21 84.0 0 -
LAMAR 313 48.0 100 32.1 212 67.9 1 0.3
LAMB 109 55.6 43 39.4 66 60.6 0 -
LAMPASAS 104 40.9 18 17.5 85 82.5 1 1.0
LA SALLE 65 65.7 20 30.8 45 69.2 0 -
LAVACA 88 44.4 34 38.6 54 61.4 0 -
LEE 74 40.7 18 24.3 56 75.7 0 -
LEON 79 40.3 24 30.4 55 69.6 0 -
LIBERTY 534 49.5 155 29.1 378 70.9 1 0.2
LIMESTONE 130 47.3 42 32.3 88 67.7 0 -
LIPSCOMB 17 32.7 7 * 10 * 0 -
LIVE OAK 43 37.1 9 20.9 34 79.1 0 -
LLANO 64 39.5 18 28.1 46 71.9 0 -
LOVING 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
LUBBOCK 1,715 41.6 365 21.3 1,350 78.7 0 -
LYNN 30 37.5 7 23.3 23 76.7 0 -
MCCULLOCH 39 47.0 12 30.8 27 69.2 0 -
MCLENNAN 1,548 44.0 448 29.0 1,099 71.0 1 0.1
MCMULLEN 4 * 0 - 4 * 0 -
MADISON 66 44.0 13 19.7 53 80.3 0 -
MARION 61 58.1 15 24.6 46 75.4 0 -
MARTIN 51 51.5 21 41.2 30 58.8 0 -
MASON 19 50.0 6 * 13 * 0 -
MATAGORDA 256 49.0 72 28.1 184 71.9 0 -
MAVERICK 448 41.0 166 37.1 282 62.9 0 -
MEDINA 228 43.2 57 25.0 171 75.0 0 -
MENARD 8 33.3 1 * 7 * 0 -
MIDLAND 1,070 39.6 298 27.9 771 72.1 1 0.1
MILAM 168 55.6 44 26.2 124 73.8 0 -
MILLS 13 26.5 2 * 11 * 0 -
MITCHELL 50 52.1 18 36.0 32 64.0 0 -
MONTAGUE 96 43.2 28 29.2 68 70.8 0 -
MONTGOMERY 2,323 35.1 706 30.4 1,616 69.6 1 0.0
MOORE 199 45.3 89 44.9 109 55.1 1 0.5
MORRIS 93 59.2 14 15.1 79 84.9 0 -
MOTLEY 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
NACOGDOCHES 416 47.2 139 33.4 277 66.6 0 -
NAVARRO 347 51.3 128 37.0 218 63.0 1 0.3
NEWTON 68 47.6 15 22.1 53 77.9 0 -
NOLAN 125 56.8 35 28.2 89 71.8 1 0.8
NUECES 2,751 55.6 838 30.5 1,912 69.5 1 0.0
OCHILTREE 70 38.7 24 34.3 46 65.7 0 -
OLDHAM 8 25.8 1 * 7 * 0 -
ORANGE 570 49.3 138 24.3 431 75.7 1 0.2
PALO PINTO 171 45.4 53 31.0 118 69.0 0 -
PANOLA 133 43.6 45 34.1 87 65.9 1 0.8
PARKER 465 36.2 111 23.9 354 76.1 0 -
PARMER 61 38.9 32 52.5 29 47.5 0 -
PECOS 136 56.7 42 31.1 93 68.9 1 0.7
POLK 293 56.0 80 27.3 213 72.7 0 -
POTTER 1,078 52.0 374 34.7 704 65.3 0 -
PRESIDIO 52 39.7 27 51.9 25 48.1 0 -
RAINS 39 42.4 11 28.2 28 71.8 0 -
RANDALL 570 33.7 91 16.0 479 84.0 0 -
REAGAN 37 45.1 19 51.4 18 48.6 0 -
REAL 15 46.9 5 * 10 * 0 -
RED RIVER 77 49.0 19 24.7 58 75.3 0 -
REEVES 129 66.5 43 33.3 86 66.7 0 -
REFUGIO 52 67.5 15 28.8 37 71.2 0 -
ROBERTS 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
ROBERTSON 120 58.0 28 23.3 92 76.7 0 -
ROCKWALL 220 22.6 42 19.1 178 80.9 0 -
RUNNELS 57 58.8 16 28.1 41 71.9 0 -
RUSK 288 46.5 94 32.6 194 67.4 0 -
SABINE 45 47.4 9 20.0 36 80.0 0 -
SAN AUGUSTINE 49 49.5 9 18.4 40 81.6 0 -
SAN JACINTO 159 56.0 67 42.1 92 57.9 0 -
SAN PATRICIO 530 54.4 166 31.3 364 68.7 0 -
SAN SABA 25 42.4 10 40.0 15 60.0 0 -
SCHLEICHER 17 41.5 4 * 13 * 0 -
SCURRY 133 55.0 48 36.1 85 63.9 0 -
SHACKELFORD 14 41.2 1 * 13 * 0 -
SHELBY 172 45.1 69 40.4 102 59.6 1 0.6
SHERMAN 14 33.3 5 * 9 * 0 -
SMITH 1,329 43.0 404 30.5 920 69.5 5 0.4
SOMERVELL 46 48.4 8 17.4 38 82.6 0 -
STARR 540 39.5 244 45.3 295 54.7 1 0.2
STEPHENS 43 38.4 14 32.6 29 67.4 0 -
STERLING 9 * 3 * 6 * 0 -
STONEWALL 6 * 2 * 4 * 0 -
SUTTON 30 51.7 8 26.7 22 73.3 0 -
SWISHER 57 51.8 17 29.8 40 70.2 0 -
TARRANT 11,270 40.5 3,318 29.5 7,937 70.5 15 0.1
TAYLOR 814 40.7 180 22.1 634 77.9 0 -
TERRELL 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
TERRY 86 42.0 30 34.9 56 65.1 0 -
THROCKMORTON 5 * 0 - 5 * 0 -
TITUS 202 40.9 78 38.6 124 61.4 0 -
TOM GREEN 677 43.5 144 21.3 533 78.7 0 -
TRAVIS 5,615 35.7 2,033 36.3 3,574 63.7 8 0.1
TRINITY 70 56.0 22 31.4 48 68.6 0 -
TYLER 90 41.1 26 28.9 64 71.1 0 -
UPSHUR 205 41.9 47 22.9 158 77.1 0 -
UPTON 21 35.6 5 23.8 16 76.2 0 -
UVALDE 241 57.2 59 24.5 182 75.5 0 -
VAL VERDE 388 43.9 192 49.5 196 50.5 0 -
VAN ZANDT 242 41.1 67 27.7 175 72.3 0 -
VICTORIA 669 50.0 223 33.4 445 66.6 1 0.1
WALKER 322 51.0 69 21.4 253 78.6 0 -
WALLER 250 42.1 89 35.7 160 64.3 1 0.4
WARD 97 50.0 24 24.7 73 75.3 0 -
WASHINGTON 190 48.1 48 25.3 142 74.7 0 -
WEBB 3,073 55.3 1,468 47.8 1,605 52.2 0 -
WHARTON 263 49.5 87 33.2 175 66.8 1 0.4
WHEELER 34 43.6 15 44.1 19 55.9 0 -
WICHITA 846 48.0 189 22.3 657 77.7 0 -
WILBARGER 89 54.6 22 24.7 67 75.3 0 -
WILLACY 178 56.7 58 32.6 120 67.4 0 -
WILLIAMSON 1,534 25.4 266 17.4 1,262 82.6 6 0.4
WILSON 176 33.9 36 20.5 140 79.5 0 -
WINKLER 67 51.1 23 34.3 44 65.7 0 -
WISE 280 35.5 74 26.4 206 73.6 0 -
WOOD 160 39.3 40 25.0 120 75.0 0 -
YOAKUM 77 39.9 23 29.9 54 70.1 0 -
YOUNG 86 38.4 28 32.6 58 67.4 0 -
ZAPATA 158 57.7 82 51.9 76 48.1 0 -
ZAVALA 151 74.0 50 33.1 101 66.9 0 -

Note: Denominators for (1) and (2) exclude missing data. 
1. Denominator is live births to Texas residents.
2. Denominator is live births to unmarried Texas residents only.
- Percent is not computed if numerator is equal to 0. 
* Percent is not computed if denominator is less than or equal to 20. 


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