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Population Demographics for Matagorda County, Texas in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population36,702100
Hispanic or Latino14,07438
Some Other Race4,53012
Black or African American4,20011
Two or More Races8502
American Indian258Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population18,36318,33936,702
Hispanic or Latino7,2196,85514,074
Some Other Race2,4022,1284,530
Black or African American2,0042,1964,200
Two or More Races445405850
American Indian136122258

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Matagorda County

Total Population:36,702
Male Population:18,363
Female Population:18,339

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Matagorda County

Both sexes38

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Matagorda County

Total Population:36,302
Male Population:18,148
Under 5 years:1,321
5 to 9 years:1,387
10 to 14 years:1,409
15 to 17 years:919
18 and 19 years:525
20 years:222
21 years:200
22 to 24 years:637
25 to 29 years:1,054
30 to 34 years:1,004
35 to 39 years:908
40 to 44 years:1,018
45 to 49 years:1,361
50 to 54 years:1,469
55 to 59 years:1,297
60 and 61 years:517
62 to 64 years:577
65 and 66 years:342
67 to 69 years:456
70 to 74 years:653
75 to 79 years:404
80 to 84 years:286
85 years and over:182
Female Population:18,154
Under 5 years:1,256
5 to 9 years:1,226
10 to 14 years:1,320
15 to 17 years:833
18 and 19 years:459
20 years:227
21 years:228
22 to 24 years:644
25 to 29 years:1,069
30 to 34 years:1,037
35 to 39 years:1,025
40 to 44 years:1,096
45 to 49 years:1,365
50 to 54 years:1,382
55 to 59 years:1,251
60 and 61 years:412
62 to 64 years:614
65 and 66 years:342
67 to 69 years:479
70 to 74 years:664
75 to 79 years:516
80 to 84 years:375
85 years and over:334

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Matagorda County

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Matagorda County

Family led homes:9,675
Husband-wife family:7,058
Other family:2,617
Population of male led with no wife present:759
Population female led with no husband present:1,858
Population of Nonfamily homes:4,219
Population living alone:3,670
Population not living alone:549

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

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

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:4,873
Population of family homes:4,834
Husband-wife family:3,078
Under 6 years only:589
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:756
6 to 17 years only:1,733
Other family:1,756
Male householder, no wife present:457
Under 6 years only:113
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:93
6 to 17 years only:251
Female led with no husband present:1,299
Under 6 years only:302
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:302
6 to 17 years only:695
Nonfamily households:39
Male led households:33
Under 6 years only:7
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:7
6 to 17 years only:19
Female led householder:6
Under 6 years only:1
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:4
Households with no people under 18 years:9,021
Family households:4,841
Husband-wife family:3,980
Other family:861
Male led with no wife present:302
Female led with no husband present:559
Nonfamily households:4,180
Male led householder:2,167
Female led householder:2,013

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Matagorda County, by type

Total Home Population:13,894
Population of Family homes:9,675
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:418
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,474
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,740
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,298
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:980
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:851
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,190
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:577
Population of 85 year olds and over:147
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:4,219
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:204
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:343
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:345
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:813
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:464
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:470
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:731
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:584
Population of 85 year olds and over:265

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Matagorda County containing people over 60

Total Population:13,894
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:5,205
1-person household:1,927
2-or-more-person household:3,278
Family households:3,133
Nonfamily households:145
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:8,689
1-person household:1,743
2-or-more-person household:6,946
Family homes:6,542
Nonfamily homes:404

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Matagorda County with multiple generations.

Total Population:13,894
Home has three or more generations:665
Home does not have three or more generations:13,229

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Matagorda County under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:9,657
Unmarried partner of home lead present:855
In family homes:827
Population of male led and male partner homes:21
Population of male led and female partner households:368
Population of female led and female partner households:25
Population of female led and male partner households:413
In nonfamily homes:28
Population of male led and male partner homes:1
Population of male led and female partner homes:27
Population of female led and female partner homes:0
Population of female led and male partner homes:0
No unmarried partner of home lead present:8,802
In family homes:8,767
Population of husband-wife family homes:6,235
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:453
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:2,079
In nonfamily homes:35

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Matagorda County

Total Population:30,660
Population Under 18 years:9,544
Population 18 years and over:21,116

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Matagorda County have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:9,248
Family home:6,885
Nonfamily homess:2,363
Male led home:1,212
Living alone:1,074
Not living alone:138
Female led home:1,151
Living alone:1,053
Not living alone:98
Population of Renter occupied homes:4,646
Family run homes:2,790
Husband-wife family:1,406
Other family:1,384
Male led with no wife present:329
Female led with no husband present:1,055
Nonfamily Homes:1,856
Male led homes:988
Male living alone:792
Male not living alone:196
Female led homes:868
Females living alone:751
Females not living alone:117

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

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