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Population Demographics for Merkel, Texas in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population2,590100
Hispanic or Latino46117
Some Other Race2369

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population1,2111,3792,590
Hispanic or Latino236225461
Some Other Race122114236

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Merkel

Total Population:2,590
Male Population:1,211
Female Population:1,379

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Merkel

Both sexes37

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Merkel

Total Population:2,537
Male Population:1,199
Under 5 years:85
5 to 9 years:83
10 to 14 years:84
15 to 17 years:47
18 and 19 years:42
20 years:16
21 years:9
22 to 24 years:45
25 to 29 years:76
30 to 34 years:82
35 to 39 years:88
40 to 44 years:70
45 to 49 years:97
50 to 54 years:103
55 to 59 years:55
60 and 61 years:32
62 to 64 years:29
65 and 66 years:20
67 to 69 years:30
70 to 74 years:43
75 to 79 years:32
80 to 84 years:16
85 years and over:15
Female Population:1,338
Under 5 years:91
5 to 9 years:98
10 to 14 years:95
15 to 17 years:78
18 and 19 years:28
20 years:12
21 years:9
22 to 24 years:42
25 to 29 years:91
30 to 34 years:81
35 to 39 years:85
40 to 44 years:83
45 to 49 years:99
50 to 54 years:99
55 to 59 years:81
60 and 61 years:24
62 to 64 years:38
65 and 66 years:23
67 to 69 years:31
70 to 74 years:47
75 to 79 years:53
80 to 84 years:18
85 years and over:32

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Merkel

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Merkel

Family led homes:681
Husband-wife family:493
Other family:188
Population of male led with no wife present:52
Population female led with no husband present:136
Population of Nonfamily homes:336
Population living alone:291
Population not living alone:45

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

Total occupied homes in Merkel with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:357
Population of family homes:352
Husband-wife family:222
Under 6 years only:49
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:53
6 to 17 years only:120
Other family:130
Male householder, no wife present:40
Under 6 years only:7
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:11
6 to 17 years only:22
Female led with no husband present:90
Under 6 years only:20
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:13
6 to 17 years only:57
Nonfamily households:5
Male led households:4
Under 6 years only:1
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:3
Female led householder:1
Under 6 years only:0
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:1
Households with no people under 18 years:660
Family households:329
Husband-wife family:271
Other family:58
Male led with no wife present:12
Female led with no husband present:46
Nonfamily households:331
Male led householder:141
Female led householder:190

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Merkel, by type

Total Home Population:1,017
Population of Family homes:681
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:25
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:111
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:145
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:170
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:51
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:51
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:77
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:42
Population of 85 year olds and over:9
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:336
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:17
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:34
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:30
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:62
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:28
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:33
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:51
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:51
Population of 85 year olds and over:30

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Merkel containing people over 60

Total Population:1,017
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:365
1-person household:160
2-or-more-person household:205
Family households:199
Nonfamily households:6
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:652
1-person household:131
2-or-more-person household:521
Family homes:482
Nonfamily homes:39

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Merkel with multiple generations.

Total Population:1,017
Home has three or more generations:45
Home does not have three or more generations:972

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Merkel under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:660
Unmarried partner of home lead present:63
In family homes:60
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner households:32
Population of female led and female partner households:5
Population of female led and male partner households:23
In nonfamily homes:3
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:3
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:597
In family homes:594
Population of husband-wife family homes:430
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:45
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:119
In nonfamily homes:3

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Merkel

Total Population:2,089
Population Under 18 years:649
Population 18 years and over:1,440

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Merkel have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:732
Family home:522
Nonfamily homess:210
Male led home:91
Living alone:77
Not living alone:14
Female led home:119
Living alone:107
Not living alone:12
Population of Renter occupied homes:285
Family run homes:159
Husband-wife family:73
Other family:86
Male led with no wife present:24
Female led with no husband present:62
Nonfamily Homes:126
Male led homes:54
Male living alone:47
Male not living alone:7
Female led homes:72
Females living alone:60
Females not living alone:12

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

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