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Population Demographics for Galveston County, Texas in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population291,309100
Hispanic or Latino65,27022
Black or African American40,11213
Some Other Race21,6317
Two or More Races7,8912
American Indian1,748Below 1%
Three or more races409Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander149Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population144,234147,075291,309
Hispanic or Latino33,00532,26565,270
Black or African American18,94221,17040,112
Some Other Race11,23510,39621,631
Two or More Races3,9513,9407,891
American Indian8728761,748
Three or more races213196409
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander7079149

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Galveston County

Total Population:291,309
Male Population:144,234
Female Population:147,075

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Galveston County

Both sexes37

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Galveston County

Total Population:287,012
Male Population:141,715
Under 5 years:10,189
5 to 9 years:10,483
10 to 14 years:10,676
15 to 17 years:6,460
18 and 19 years:3,881
20 years:1,756
21 years:1,603
22 to 24 years:5,143
25 to 29 years:9,011
30 to 34 years:9,178
35 to 39 years:9,362
40 to 44 years:9,547
45 to 49 years:11,187
50 to 54 years:11,444
55 to 59 years:9,754
60 and 61 years:3,305
62 to 64 years:4,476
65 and 66 years:2,432
67 to 69 years:2,952
70 to 74 years:3,566
75 to 79 years:2,463
80 to 84 years:1,745
85 years and over:1,102
Female Population:145,297
Under 5 years:9,775
5 to 9 years:10,067
10 to 14 years:10,124
15 to 17 years:6,239
18 and 19 years:3,546
20 years:1,582
21 years:1,520
22 to 24 years:5,232
25 to 29 years:9,438
30 to 34 years:9,480
35 to 39 years:9,858
40 to 44 years:9,988
45 to 49 years:11,523
50 to 54 years:11,497
55 to 59 years:10,056
60 and 61 years:3,446
62 to 64 years:4,438
65 and 66 years:2,468
67 to 69 years:3,210
70 to 74 years:4,069
75 to 79 years:3,186
80 to 84 years:2,443
85 years and over:2,112

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Galveston County

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Galveston County

Family led homes:75,747
Husband-wife family:55,367
Other family:20,380
Population of male led with no wife present:5,723
Population female led with no husband present:14,657
Population of Nonfamily homes:33,222
Population living alone:26,931
Population not living alone:6,291

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

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

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:39,505
Population of family homes:39,161
Husband-wife family:26,083
Under 6 years only:5,824
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:6,075
6 to 17 years only:14,184
Other family:13,078
Male householder, no wife present:3,338
Under 6 years only:854
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:608
6 to 17 years only:1,876
Female led with no husband present:9,740
Under 6 years only:2,045
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,154
6 to 17 years only:5,541
Nonfamily households:344
Male led households:264
Under 6 years only:67
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:29
6 to 17 years only:168
Female led householder:80
Under 6 years only:18
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:8
6 to 17 years only:54
Households with no people under 18 years:69,464
Family households:36,586
Husband-wife family:29,284
Other family:7,302
Male led with no wife present:2,385
Female led with no husband present:4,917
Nonfamily households:32,878
Male led householder:16,663
Female led householder:16,215

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Galveston County, by type

Total Home Population:108,969
Population of Family homes:75,747
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:2,141
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:11,986
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:16,460
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:18,871
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:8,021
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:6,303
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:7,493
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:3,616
Population of 85 year olds and over:856
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:33,222
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:2,217
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:4,478
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:3,706
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:6,932
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:3,674
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:3,228
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:4,447
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:3,133
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,407

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Galveston County containing people over 60

Total Population:108,969
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:34,476
1-person household:11,176
2-or-more-person household:23,300
Family households:22,004
Nonfamily households:1,296
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:74,493
1-person household:15,755
2-or-more-person household:58,738
Family homes:53,743
Nonfamily homes:4,995

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Galveston County with multiple generations.

Total Population:108,969
Home has three or more generations:5,524
Home does not have three or more generations:103,445

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Galveston County under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:73,961
Unmarried partner of home lead present:5,717
In family homes:5,494
Population of male led and male partner homes:164
Population of male led and female partner households:2,293
Population of female led and female partner households:281
Population of female led and male partner households:2,756
In nonfamily homes:223
Population of male led and male partner homes:3
Population of male led and female partner homes:193
Population of female led and female partner homes:11
Population of female led and male partner homes:16
No unmarried partner of home lead present:68,244
In family homes:68,005
Population of husband-wife family homes:49,987
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:3,135
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:14,883
In nonfamily homes:239

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Galveston County

Total Population:239,215
Population Under 18 years:72,871
Population 18 years and over:166,344

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Galveston County have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:74,944
Family home:57,288
Nonfamily homess:17,656
Male led home:8,719
Living alone:6,928
Not living alone:1,791
Female led home:8,937
Living alone:7,709
Not living alone:1,228
Population of Renter occupied homes:34,025
Family run homes:18,459
Husband-wife family:8,914
Other family:9,545
Male led with no wife present:2,355
Female led with no husband present:7,190
Nonfamily Homes:15,566
Male led homes:8,208
Male living alone:6,222
Male not living alone:1,986
Female led homes:7,358
Females living alone:6,072
Females not living alone:1,286

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

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