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Population Demographics for Cameron County, Texas in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population406,220100
Hispanic or Latino357,74788
Some Other Race39,9059
Two or More Races6,2471
Asian2,689Below 1%
Black or African American2,155Below 1%
American Indian1,688Below 1%
Three or more races203Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander113Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population195,394210,826406,220
Hispanic or Latino170,860186,887357,747
Some Other Race19,19320,71239,905
Two or More Races3,0413,2066,247
Black or African American1,1889672,155
American Indian8478411,688
Three or more races94109203
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander5954113

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Cameron County

Total Population:406,220
Male Population:195,394
Female Population:210,826

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Cameron County

Both sexes30

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Cameron County

Total Population:402,490
Male Population:193,069
Under 5 years:18,308
5 to 9 years:19,369
10 to 14 years:19,322
15 to 17 years:11,327
18 and 19 years:6,627
20 years:2,883
21 years:2,657
22 to 24 years:7,275
25 to 29 years:12,094
30 to 34 years:11,913
35 to 39 years:12,370
40 to 44 years:11,276
45 to 49 years:10,781
50 to 54 years:10,321
55 to 59 years:9,119
60 and 61 years:3,445
62 to 64 years:4,751
65 and 66 years:2,715
67 to 69 years:3,452
70 to 74 years:4,980
75 to 79 years:3,756
80 to 84 years:2,560
85 years and over:1,768
Female Population:209,421
Under 5 years:17,525
5 to 9 years:18,882
10 to 14 years:18,260
15 to 17 years:10,843
18 and 19 years:6,356
20 years:2,873
21 years:2,724
22 to 24 years:7,766
25 to 29 years:13,472
30 to 34 years:13,810
35 to 39 years:14,528
40 to 44 years:13,272
45 to 49 years:12,678
50 to 54 years:11,830
55 to 59 years:10,877
60 and 61 years:3,836
62 to 64 years:5,331
65 and 66 years:3,192
67 to 69 years:4,104
70 to 74 years:5,994
75 to 79 years:4,930
80 to 84 years:3,572
85 years and over:2,766

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Cameron County

Under 18 years:1
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Cameron County

Family led homes:96,579
Husband-wife family:66,105
Other family:30,474
Population of male led with no wife present:6,519
Population female led with no husband present:23,955
Population of Nonfamily homes:23,052
Population living alone:19,593
Population not living alone:3,459

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Cameron County with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:60,210
Population of family homes:59,915
Husband-wife family:38,859
Under 6 years only:7,059
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:12,901
6 to 17 years only:18,899
Other family:21,056
Male householder, no wife present:3,981
Under 6 years only:908
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,106
6 to 17 years only:1,967
Female led with no husband present:17,075
Under 6 years only:2,735
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:5,288
6 to 17 years only:9,052
Nonfamily households:295
Male led households:193
Under 6 years only:49
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:30
6 to 17 years only:114
Female led householder:102
Under 6 years only:27
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:20
6 to 17 years only:55
Households with no people under 18 years:59,421
Family households:36,664
Husband-wife family:27,246
Other family:9,418
Male led with no wife present:2,538
Female led with no husband present:6,880
Nonfamily households:22,757
Male led householder:10,405
Female led householder:12,352

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Cameron County, by type

Total Home Population:119,631
Population of Family homes:96,579
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:3,371
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:16,197
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:22,963
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:20,532
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:8,530
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:7,440
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:10,187
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:5,889
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,470
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:23,052
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:941
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,366
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,147
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:3,437
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:2,325
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:2,418
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:4,196
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:3,682
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,540

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Cameron County containing people over 60

Total Population:119,631
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:43,161
1-person household:10,876
2-or-more-person household:32,285
Family households:31,166
Nonfamily households:1,119
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:76,470
1-person household:8,717
2-or-more-person household:67,753
Family homes:65,413
Nonfamily homes:2,340

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Cameron County with multiple generations.

Total Population:119,631
Home has three or more generations:13,700
Home does not have three or more generations:105,931

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Cameron County under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:133,734
Unmarried partner of home lead present:8,557
In family homes:8,390
Population of male led and male partner homes:309
Population of male led and female partner households:3,661
Population of female led and female partner households:538
Population of female led and male partner households:3,882
In nonfamily homes:167
Population of male led and male partner homes:8
Population of male led and female partner homes:141
Population of female led and female partner homes:6
Population of female led and male partner homes:12
No unmarried partner of home lead present:125,177
In family homes:124,855
Population of husband-wife family homes:87,417
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:4,259
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:33,179
In nonfamily homes:322

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Cameron County

Total Population:366,622
Population Under 18 years:132,235
Population 18 years and over:234,387

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Cameron County have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:80,412
Family home:67,530
Nonfamily homess:12,882
Male led home:5,484
Living alone:4,559
Not living alone:925
Female led home:7,398
Living alone:6,546
Not living alone:852
Population of Renter occupied homes:39,219
Family run homes:29,049
Husband-wife family:15,660
Other family:13,389
Male led with no wife present:2,627
Female led with no husband present:10,762
Nonfamily Homes:10,170
Male led homes:5,114
Male living alone:4,111
Male not living alone:1,003
Female led homes:5,056
Females living alone:4,377
Females not living alone:679

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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