Texas Population, 2016 (Projections)

Note: Anglo, Black, Hispanic and Other populations are defined here using the current Single Multi-Race Category (SMRC) race/ethnicity definitions. The figures in the table are based on Texas State Data Center projections created in 2014 using the 2000-2010 migration scenario. Please see the FAQ section on race/ethnicity categories and estimates and projections for more information.

Projected Texas Population by Area, 2016
Area Name Total Anglo Black Hispanic Other
Texas 28,240,245 11,729,618 3,230,618 11,439,402 1,840,607
Metropolitan** 25,041,790 9,937,005 2,982,877 10,352,733 1,769,175
NonMetropolitan 3,198,455 1,792,613 247,741 1,086,669 71,432
Abilene MSA 171,754 111,668 12,136 40,697 7,253
Amarillo MSA 272,427 163,352 15,886 78,471 14,718
Austin-Round Rock MSA 2,050,719 1,059,868 137,820 692,622 160,409
Beaumont-Port Arthur MSA 420,372 235,323 100,965 64,499 19,585
Brownsville-Harlingen MSA 457,823 41,805 1,344 409,668 5,006
College Station-Bryan MSA 256,511 142,746 29,629 66,352 17,784
Corpus Christi MSA 453,633 149,825 13,746 275,252 14,810
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington MSA 7,268,910 3,325,962 1,085,061 2,222,029 635,858
Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan Division 4,830,544 2,061,575 771,813 1,535,278 461,878
Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan Division 2,438,366 1,264,387 313,248 686,751 173,980
El Paso MSA 892,695 99,818 21,839 750,285 20,753
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land MSA 6,772,852 2,395,230 1,116,006 2,620,627 640,989
Killeen-Temple MSA 464,927 237,847 84,731 104,554 37,795
Laredo MSA 288,922 8,595 533 277,486 2,308
Longview MSA 232,266 144,068 39,282 41,327 7,589
Lubbock MSA 311,778 165,721 21,777 111,010 13,270
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission MSA 907,355 64,922 3,185 826,989 12,259
Midland MSA 155,146 74,822 9,306 65,960 5,058
Odessa MSA 150,463 54,057 5,984 86,928 3,494
San Angelo MSA 114,713 62,730 4,121 44,145 3,717
San Antonio-New Braunfels MSA 2,429,802 817,072 147,792 1,356,416 108,522
Sherman-Denison MSA 128,394 96,389 7,246 18,258 6,501
Texarkana MSA 94,087 59,812 23,515 7,093 3,667
Tyler MSA 229,067 132,521 40,629 47,627 8,290
Victoria MSA 98,401 44,613 5,839 45,427 2,522
Waco MSA 265,432 143,716 40,715 71,870 9,131
Wichita Falls MSA 153,341 104,523 13,790 27,141 7,887
Region (PHR) 01 899,512 476,207 47,602 340,212 35,491
Region (PHR) 02 568,459 387,178 33,732 127,649 19,900
Region (PHR) 03 7,596,324 3,563,468 1,103,473 2,281,223 648,160
Region (PHR) 04 1,186,116 776,759 180,861 191,630 36,866
Region (PHR) 05 808,167 493,553 159,864 124,939 29,811
Region (PHR) 06 6,946,624 2,483,808 1,144,378 2,673,000 645,438
Region (PHR) 07 3,411,407 1,842,624 325,643 1,010,828 232,312
Region (PHR) 08 2,923,361 1,007,227 163,555 1,634,307 118,272
Region (PHR) 09 614,031 280,895 25,394 292,165 15,577
Region (PHR) 10 915,995 108,302 21,963 764,456 21,274
Region (PHR) 11 2,370,249 309,597 24,153 1,998,993 37,506
** Metropolitan Areas utilize the 2013 designation specified
by the Office of Management and Budget.
Information about current Metropolitan Areas.

Projected Texas Population by County, 2016
FIPS County County Name Total Anglo Black Hispanic Other
1 1 Anderson 60,739 35,954 12,580 10,770 1,435
3 2 Andrews 16,383 7,257 206 8,568 352
5 3 Angelina 91,314 54,671 13,572 20,631 2,440
7 4 Aransas 25,023 17,110 270 6,691 952
9 5 Archer 9,567 8,523 34 842 168
11 6 Armstrong 1,980 1,794 11 135 40
13 7 Atascosa 51,408 17,650 283 32,813 662
15 8 Austin 33,048 19,997 3,139 9,243 669
17 9 Bailey 7,914 2,684 71 5,083 76
19 10 Bandera 23,255 18,393 88 4,325 449
21 11 Bastrop 88,852 45,813 6,459 33,856 2,724
23 12 Baylor 3,721 3,086 69 514 52
25 13 Bee 32,842 10,966 2,516 18,827 533
27 14 Bell 360,731 173,596 72,031 84,984 30,120
29 15 Bexar 1,917,932 521,695 133,393 1,168,117 94,727
31 16 Blanco 11,988 9,375 61 2,341 211
33 17 Borden 680 574 0 99 7
35 18 Bosque 19,576 15,310 296 3,635 335
37 19 Bowie 94,087 59,812 23,515 7,093 3,667
39 20 Brazoria 368,706 175,407 48,143 111,601 33,555
41 21 Brazos 219,410 120,153 23,465 58,637 17,155
43 22 Brewster 9,854 5,248 79 4,273 254
45 23 Briscoe 1,676 1,156 39 458 23
47 24 Brooks 7,533 590 19 6,878 46
49 25 Brown 39,746 28,492 1,424 8,785 1,045
51 26 Burleson 18,721 12,236 2,271 3,927 287
53 27 Burnet 48,377 35,368 817 11,176 1,016
55 28 Caldwell 44,428 18,194 2,780 22,453 1,001
57 29 Calhoun 23,670 9,833 550 11,944 1,343
59 30 Callahan 14,238 12,452 141 1,268 377
61 31 Cameron 457,823 41,805 1,344 409,668 5,006
63 32 Camp 13,611 7,682 2,294 3,243 392
65 33 Carson 6,392 5,599 34 604 155
67 34 Cass 31,473 24,069 5,380 1,338 686
69 35 Castro 8,586 2,938 155 5,406 87
71 36 Chambers 42,211 27,897 3,406 9,780 1,128
73 37 Cherokee 54,785 32,326 7,749 13,396 1,314
75 38 Childress 7,298 4,362 698 2,075 163
77 39 Clay 11,306 10,387 53 528 338
79 40 Cochran 3,343 1,356 118 1,835 34
81 41 Coke 3,193 2,467 7 653 66
83 42 Coleman 9,100 7,055 198 1,665 182
85 43 Collin 986,904 564,534 92,598 172,624 157,148
87 44 Collingsworth 3,163 1,880 123 1,075 85
89 45 Colorado 21,978 12,309 2,843 6,493 333
91 46 Comal 132,578 92,724 2,146 34,169 3,539
93 47 Comanche 14,505 10,028 25 4,236 216
95 48 Concho 4,237 1,825 57 2,306 49
97 49 Cooke 40,388 30,469 1,095 7,460 1,364
99 50 Coryell 82,355 48,495 12,063 15,116 6,681
101 51 Cottle 1,578 1,068 141 352 17
103 52 Crane 4,944 1,856 127 2,872 89
105 53 Crockett 3,948 1,344 13 2,549 42
107 54 Crosby 6,746 2,554 202 3,925 65
109 55 Culberson 2,597 522 8 2,002 65
111 56 Dallam 7,537 3,953 86 3,298 200
113 57 Dallas 2,524,470 690,117 561,986 1,076,336 196,031
115 58 Dawson 14,446 5,295 883 8,071 197
117 59 Deaf Smith 21,311 5,712 170 15,151 278
119 60 Delta 5,561 4,581 407 336 237
121 61 Denton 817,359 475,783 72,999 177,855 90,722
123 62 De Witt 20,575 10,929 1,869 7,383 394
125 63 Dickens 2,491 1,586 92 761 52
127 64 Dimmit 10,565 1,262 86 9,125 92
129 65 Donley 3,799 3,191 178 361 69
131 66 Duval 12,313 1,222 86 10,940 65
133 67 Eastland 19,385 15,489 361 3,186 349
135 68 Ector 150,463 54,057 5,984 86,928 3,494
137 69 Edwards 2,136 968 10 1,140 18
139 70 Ellis 178,372 109,167 16,399 48,164 4,642
141 71 El Paso 888,912 99,153 21,809 747,249 20,701
143 72 Erath 39,942 29,735 515 8,717 975
145 73 Falls 18,752 9,427 4,723 4,257 345
147 74 Fannin 36,169 28,631 2,355 4,032 1,151
149 75 Fayette 26,766 18,858 1,709 5,819 380
151 76 Fisher 3,938 2,664 132 1,089 53
153 77 Floyd 6,591 2,573 216 3,754 48
155 78 Foard 1,356 1,078 54 215 9
157 79 Fort Bend 754,968 239,806 160,808 195,935 158,419
159 80 Franklin 11,345 8,898 442 1,711 294
161 81 Freestone 21,133 14,199 3,347 3,237 350
163 82 Frio 18,949 2,907 520 14,939 583
165 83 Gaines 19,946 12,096 280 7,314 256
167 84 Galveston 317,213 179,017 40,225 78,769 19,202
169 85 Garza 6,794 2,999 419 3,309 67
171 86 Gillespie 27,768 21,185 51 6,148 384
173 87 Glasscock 1,302 859 15 420 8
175 88 Goliad 7,988 4,668 311 2,902 107
177 89 Gonzales 21,379 8,695 1,438 10,937 309
179 90 Gray 23,869 15,189 1,116 6,930 634
181 91 Grayson 128,394 96,389 7,246 18,258 6,501
183 92 Gregg 130,315 72,931 25,271 27,357 4,756
185 93 Grimes 29,092 16,957 4,612 6,998 525
187 94 Guadalupe 160,756 83,563 10,053 60,736 6,404
189 95 Hale 37,611 12,943 1,895 22,143 630
191 96 Hall 3,335 1,858 244 1,196 37
193 97 Hamilton 8,679 7,517 41 994 127
195 98 Hansford 6,126 3,103 31 2,923 69
197 99 Hardeman 4,345 2,923 225 1,094 103
199 100 Hardin 59,248 51,231 3,541 3,241 1,235
201 101 Harris 4,551,437 1,301,030 815,405 2,035,480 399,522
203 102 Harrison 69,524 43,066 14,550 10,063 1,845
205 103 Hartley 6,191 4,091 416 1,586 98
207 104 Haskell 5,988 4,008 208 1,630 142
209 105 Hays 206,220 114,339 6,192 78,881 6,808
211 106 Hemphill 4,176 2,795 4 1,311 66
213 107 Henderson 81,959 63,804 4,995 10,923 2,237
215 108 Hidalgo 907,355 64,922 3,185 826,989 12,259
217 109 Hill 37,688 26,738 2,356 7,810 784
219 110 Hockley 24,276 11,769 935 11,176 396
221 111 Hood 57,122 48,730 248 6,800 1,344
223 112 Hopkins 37,105 26,513 2,632 6,819 1,141
225 113 Houston 24,661 15,072 6,341 2,740 508
227 114 Howard 36,737 19,128 2,214 14,380 1,015
229 115 Hudspeth 3,783 665 30 3,036 52
231 116 Hunt 94,944 66,778 7,985 16,053 4,128
233 117 Hutchinson 22,412 16,038 534 4,960 880
235 118 Irion 1,691 1,191 11 461 28
237 119 Jack 9,435 7,428 337 1,532 138
239 120 Jackson 14,253 8,578 978 4,483 214
241 121 Jasper 36,670 27,197 6,125 2,374 974
243 122 Jeff Davis 2,452 1,536 10 852 54
245 123 Jefferson 261,031 104,528 86,906 54,462 15,135
247 124 Jim Hogg 5,586 348 18 5,179 41
249 125 Jim Wells 43,132 7,760 165 34,791 416
251 126 Johnson 171,358 122,706 4,888 37,867 5,897
253 127 Jones 21,427 12,869 2,341 5,832 385
255 128 Karnes 15,696 6,158 1,367 8,021 150
257 129 Kaufman 128,865 84,662 13,574 26,518 4,111
259 130 Kendall 40,169 30,155 146 8,994 874
261 131 Kenedy 444 91 1 342 10
263 132 Kent 806 660 6 127 13
265 133 Kerr 53,995 37,782 802 14,091 1,320
267 134 Kimble 4,890 3,590 16 1,219 65
269 135 King 295 251 0 39 5
271 136 Kinney 3,745 1,419 38 2,230 58
273 137 Kleberg 34,035 7,442 1,185 24,213 1,195
275 138 Knox 3,753 2,246 225 1,221 61
277 139 Lamar 51,822 37,924 7,096 4,248 2,554
279 140 Lamb 14,366 5,609 577 7,995 185
281 141 Lampasas 21,841 15,756 637 4,454 994
283 142 La Salle 7,718 943 18 6,701 56
285 143 Lavaca 19,599 14,366 1,333 3,604 296
287 144 Lee 18,131 11,401 1,928 4,425 377
289 145 Leon 18,398 13,928 1,217 2,932 321
291 146 Liberty 84,504 55,423 8,777 18,266 2,038
293 147 Limestone 25,044 14,863 4,248 5,408 525
295 148 Lipscomb 3,594 2,263 7 1,244 80
297 149 Live Oak 11,752 6,647 456 4,428 221
299 150 Llano 20,617 18,320 107 1,797 393
301 151 Loving 81 59 0 18 4
303 152 Lubbock 298,916 160,250 21,457 104,085 13,124
305 153 Lynn 6,116 2,917 118 3,000 81
307 154 Mcculloch 8,710 5,642 135 2,821 112
309 155 Mclennan 246,680 134,289 35,992 67,613 8,786
311 156 Mcmullen 755 457 8 284 6
313 157 Madison 14,850 8,552 2,822 3,163 313
315 158 Marion 11,151 7,873 2,509 383 386
317 159 Martin 5,258 2,736 72 2,383 67
319 160 Mason 4,145 3,122 14 968 41
321 161 Matagorda 38,581 17,162 4,199 15,944 1,276
323 162 Maverick 59,874 1,673 77 57,274 850
325 163 Medina 52,408 23,429 962 27,060 957
327 164 Menard 2,352 1,423 11 902 16
329 165 Midland 149,888 72,086 9,234 63,577 4,991
331 166 Milam 25,967 16,215 2,524 6,798 430
333 167 Mills 5,084 4,051 26 937 70
335 168 Mitchell 9,780 4,784 1,054 3,808 134
337 169 Montague 20,779 17,839 38 2,453 449
339 170 Montgomery 569,235 375,149 24,565 144,130 25,391
341 171 Moore 24,262 8,225 312 13,313 2,412
343 172 Morris 13,529 8,640 3,175 1,326 388
345 173 Motley 1,216 1,002 24 180 10
347 174 Nacogdoches 69,514 40,576 12,579 14,062 2,297
349 175 Navarro 52,236 29,370 6,566 14,624 1,676
351 176 Newton 14,409 10,586 2,992 451 380
353 177 Nolan 15,789 9,158 712 5,634 285
355 178 Nueces 361,555 106,261 12,526 230,431 12,337
357 179 Ochiltree 11,667 5,071 19 6,402 175
359 180 Oldham 2,146 1,753 66 277 50
361 181 Orange 85,684 68,978 7,526 6,345 2,835
363 182 Palo Pinto 30,285 22,912 635 6,103 635
365 183 Panola 25,122 18,015 4,047 2,541 519
367 184 Parker 140,735 114,945 2,223 19,427 4,140
369 185 Parmer 11,462 3,775 95 7,516 76
371 186 Pecos 16,527 4,329 530 11,415 253
373 187 Polk 49,287 34,671 5,444 7,419 1,753
375 188 Potter 128,970 56,793 12,373 50,476 9,328
377 189 Presidio 8,397 1,178 27 7,044 148
379 190 Rains 12,239 10,637 257 1,044 301
381 191 Randall 132,939 97,413 3,402 26,979 5,145
383 192 Reagan 3,684 1,254 63 2,335 32
385 193 Real 3,408 2,392 22 915 79
387 194 Red River 13,286 9,549 2,382 1,024 331
389 195 Reeves 14,494 2,605 675 11,012 202
391 196 Refugio 7,479 3,148 464 3,747 120
393 197 Roberts 980 882 0 84 14
395 198 Robertson 18,380 10,357 3,893 3,788 342
397 199 Rockwall 99,630 70,534 6,272 17,728 5,096
399 200 Runnels 10,792 6,650 177 3,820 145
401 201 Rusk 59,148 37,134 10,231 10,314 1,469
403 202 Sabine 11,617 10,175 817 387 238
405 203 San Augustine 9,196 6,275 2,152 613 156
407 204 San Jacinto 29,984 22,182 3,151 3,914 737
409 205 San Patricio 67,055 26,454 950 38,130 1,521
411 206 San Saba 6,312 4,052 197 1,970 93
413 207 Schleicher 3,758 1,973 32 1,732 21
415 208 Scurry 18,083 9,729 801 7,291 262
417 209 Shackelford 3,587 3,129 14 381 63
419 210 Shelby 27,393 17,063 4,677 5,267 386
421 211 Sherman 3,259 1,741 12 1,473 33
423 212 Smith 229,067 132,521 40,629 47,627 8,290
425 213 Somervell 9,647 7,256 58 2,083 250
427 214 Starr 65,894 2,654 15 63,046 179
429 215 Stephens 10,015 7,342 196 2,329 148
431 216 Sterling 1,198 754 13 401 30
433 217 Stonewall 1,512 1,204 38 233 37
435 218 Sutton 4,460 1,669 6 2,761 24
437 219 Swisher 8,078 3,846 583 3,510 139
439 220 Tarrant 1,991,639 919,870 305,206 605,956 160,607
441 221 Taylor 136,089 86,347 9,654 33,597 6,491
443 222 Terrell 1,028 502 6 504 16
445 223 Terry 13,092 5,527 587 6,826 152
447 224 Throckmorton 1,659 1,459 9 165 26
449 225 Titus 35,469 15,681 3,240 15,759 789
451 226 Tom Green 113,022 61,539 4,110 43,684 3,689
453 227 Travis 1,170,977 561,539 88,870 414,224 106,344
455 228 Trinity 15,821 12,672 1,519 1,326 304
457 229 Tyler 22,338 17,676 2,522 1,707 433
459 230 Upshur 42,803 34,003 3,780 3,656 1,364
461 231 Upton 3,688 1,680 48 1,909 51
463 232 Uvalde 27,749 7,458 117 19,802 372
465 233 Val Verde 51,636 8,336 613 42,009 678
467 234 Van Zandt 55,976 46,904 1,516 6,075 1,481
469 235 Victoria 90,413 39,945 5,528 42,525 2,415
471 236 Walker 70,694 40,030 15,542 12,836 2,286
473 237 Waller 51,530 21,504 11,538 17,423 1,065
475 238 Ward 11,008 4,803 502 5,491 212
477 239 Washington 36,116 22,743 6,440 5,990 943
479 240 Webb 288,922 8,595 533 277,486 2,308
481 241 Wharton 42,519 19,077 5,788 17,100 554
483 242 Wheeler 5,683 3,724 123 1,723 113
485 243 Wichita 132,468 85,613 13,703 25,771 7,381
487 244 Wilbarger 14,359 8,500 1,132 4,267 460
489 245 Willacy 24,899 2,297 401 21,973 228
491 246 Williamson 540,242 319,983 33,519 143,208 43,532
493 247 Wilson 51,296 29,463 721 20,202 910
495 248 Winkler 7,870 3,180 130 4,412 148
497 249 Wise 67,865 50,880 625 14,618 1,742
499 250 Wood 46,000 38,242 2,184 4,584 990
501 251 Yoakum 8,854 3,042 60 5,635 117
503 252 Young 19,353 14,968 230 3,784 371
505 253 Zapata 15,852 828 11 14,950 63
507 254 Zavala 12,443 658 35 11,718 32
Last updated December 17, 2014