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Young County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2016: 19,188 (66% urban, 34% rural); it was 17,943 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,342
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,040
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,286
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,961 (it was 1,881 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

36%

Land area: 922 sq. mi.

Water area: 8.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 21 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Young County: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Construction (43.5%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (12.4%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (11.3%), Educational, health and social services (10.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 43%
  • Government: 9%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 48%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Young County, TX (2017)
    • 14,64081.6%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3,46019.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2441.4%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1801.0%Two or more races
    • 1250.7%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1000.6%Asian alone
Median resident age:

42.4 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years
Males: 9,456  (49.3%)
Females: 9,732  (50.7%)
Average household size:
Young County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $50,822 ($30,499 in 1999)
This county:

$50,822
Texas:

$59,206

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $460 (lower quartile is $365, upper quartile is $614)
This county:

$460
State:

$843


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $103,143 (it was $46,600 in 2000)
Young:

$103,143
Texas:

$172,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $54,327 - $164,590
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,100
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $400

Institutionalized population: 279

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 13
  • Burglaries: 35
  • Thefts: 26
  • Auto thefts: 2

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 22
  • Thefts: 41
  • Auto thefts: 5
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $102,000
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $87,800
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $125,700
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $108,700
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $114,700
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $51,300
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $64,900
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $171,400
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $198,000
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $174,500
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $191,700
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $98,400
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $106,100
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $106,100
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $106,100
  • 2012: 29 buildings, average cost: $114,100
  • 2013: 36 buildings, average cost: $116,500
  • 2014: 33 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2015: 12 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2016: 10 buildings, average cost: $170,200
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $162,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Young, TX residents
Average permit cost in Young, TX
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,758 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,168 (1.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Young, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Young, TX in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Young, TX in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.5%
Young County:

13.5%
Texas:

14.7%
(11.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.0% for Black residents, 21.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.8% for American Indian residents, 2.3% for other race residents, 41.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 42.4 years old
(Males: 41.8 years old, Females: 43.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.4 years old, Black residents: 47.3 years old, American Indian residents: 60.8 years old, Asian residents: 63.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23.6 years old, Other race residents: 21.1 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Young County is $367 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $614 a month.

Cities in this county include: Graham, Olney, Jean-Loving, Newcastle.

Young County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Young County: Center Windmill (A), Cottonwood Windmill (B), Coyote Windmill (C), Cross H Ranch (D), Dick Woods Windmill (E), Dutchman Windmill (F), George Windmill (G), Holly Windmill (H), Horseshoe Windmill (I), Kirkpatrick Ranch (J), Lazy K Ranch (K), McCrary Ranch (L), Red Tower Windmill (M), Round Mountain Windmill (N), Schoolhouse Windmill (O), Shinnery Windmill (P), Slicknasty Windmill (Q), Swenson Ranch (R), Cow Spur (S), U Lazy S Ranch (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Resthaven Cemetery (1), Terrace Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lake Alan Henry (A), Sandy Creek Lake (B), Rood Tank (C), Rock Tank (D), Pit Tank (E), Pipe Tank (F), Kildugan Tank (G), Kelly Tank (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: McDonald Creek (A), Salt Creek (B), Salt Branch (C), Rocky Creek (D), Red Branch (E), Middle Creek (F), Gobbler Creek (G), Grape Creek (H), Griffin Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Eddy County, New Mexico , Baylor County , Collin County , Crosby County , Garza County , Knox County , Rains County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.9%
Texas:

3.5%

Unemployment by year in Young, TX
County total employment by year in Young, TX
County average yearly wages by year in Young, TX

Current college students: 443
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 81.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,063 (28.0% naturalized citizens)

Young County:

5.5%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 2192010 or later
  • 4622000 to 2009
  • 1551990 to 1999
  • 2471980 to 1989
  • 1101970 to 1979
  • 24Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 87.6%

Young County marital status for males Young County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,284
  • One, attached: 130
  • Two: 212
  • 3 or 4: 113
  • 5 to 9: 186
  • 10 to 19: 29
  • 20 to 49: 68
  • 50 or more: 31
  • Mobile homes: 964
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 4

Housing units in Young County with a mortgage: 2,515 (0 second mortgage, 80 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,397

Here:

40.0% with mortgage
State:

57.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Young County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,71951
Mainline Protestant2,43910
Catholic9502
Other3662
None3,076-
Young County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Young County:

1.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Young County:

5.10 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Young County:

10.5%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Young County:

26.4%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.7%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Young County:

Average size of farms: 675 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $31,690
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $47.32
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 92.81%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $32,973
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 7.14%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.10%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $25,450
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.87%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 11.29
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.26%
Corn for grain: 14 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 12446 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 1010 harvested acres
Vegetables: 14 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 512 acres

Tornado activity:

Young County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 10243119.8 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Young County-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 122.7 miles away from Young County center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 343.2 miles away from the county center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 162.3 miles away from the county center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 109.6 miles away from the county center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 265.3 miles away from Young County center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 124.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Texas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 04, 2015 to June 23, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4223: May 29, 2015, FEMA Id: 4223, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Texas PK East Fire, Incident Period: April 16, 2011 to May 04, 2011, Fire Management Assistance Declared: April 16, 2011, FEMA Id: 2895, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas PK West Fire, Incident Period: April 13, 2011 to May 12, 2011, Fire Management Assistance Declared: April 15, 2011, FEMA Id: 2888, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Hohertz Fire, Incident Period: April 09, 2011 to May 12, 2011, Fire Management Assistance Declared: April 16, 2011, FEMA Id: 2893, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Wildfires, Incident Period: March 14, 2008 to September 01, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3284: March 14, 2008, FEMA Id: 3284, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 23, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1606: September 24, 2005, FEMA Id: 1606, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 20, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3261: September 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 3261, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3216: September 02, 2005, FEMA Id: 3216, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Extreme Fire Hazards, Incident Period: August 01, 1999 to December 10, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3142: September 01, 1999, FEMA Id: 3142, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Extreme Fire Hazard, Incident Period: August 30, 1993 to November 15, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3113: September 10, 1993, FEMA Id: 3113, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 4 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Young County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 6, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Young

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,654 (83.3%)
  • Carpooled: 778 (8.5%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 8 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 133 (1.4%)
  • Bicycle: 9 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 23 (0.3%)
  • Worked at home: 642 (7.0%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (81%)
  • Thailand (5%)
  • Taiwan (4%)
  • Guatemala (2%)
  • South Africa (1%)
  • England (1%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Young County


  • American (17%)
  • German (8%)
  • English (6%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • European (3%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • Norwegian (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Young County, Texas in 2000:

  • 270 people in nursing homes
  • 89 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 32 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded
194 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
85 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $64,124.

5.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($50,801 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.90% relocated from other counties in Texas ($44,657 average AGI)
0.51% relocated from other states ($6,147 average AGI)
Young County:

0.51%
Texas average:

2.52%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Tarrant County, TX  0.55% ($50,371 average AGI)
from Wichita County, TX  0.44% ($29,607)
from Palo Pinto County, TX  0.31% ($47,000)


5.59% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,081 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.59%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.90% relocated to other counties in Texas ($35,178 average AGI)
0.68% relocated to other states ($2,903 average AGI)
Young County:

0.68%
Texas average:

2.32%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Wichita County, TX  0.65% ($30,905 average AGI)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.53% ($46,706)
to Palo Pinto County, TX  0.31% ($54,650)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.0

Births per 1000 population in Young County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 13.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Young County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Young County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 27.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Young County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Young County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Young County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Young County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Young County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Young County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,847 (3,251 aged, 596 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 708 (17%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Young County, Texas in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (372)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (277)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (263)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (243)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (207)
  • Congestive heart failure (189)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (122)
  • Unspecified dementia (90)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (89)
  • Sudden cardiac death, so described (86)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 11.15
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 15,358
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 346
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 81,230

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,228
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,472
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 11

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 40
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 106

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11

Household type by relationship:

Households: 19,188
  • In family households: 16,889 (2,721 male householders, 2,914 female householders)
    4,492 spouses, 5,407 children (4,879 natural, 53 adopted, 473 stepchildren), 588 grandchildren, 86 brothers or sisters, 138 parents, 194 other relatives, 312 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,018 (758 male householders (624 living alone)), 1,020 female householders (925 living alone)), 231 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 291

Size of family households: 3,070 2-persons, 1,027 3-persons, 876 4-persons, 468 5-persons, 78 6-persons, 114 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,550 1-person, 225 2-persons.

2,670 married couples with children.
1,294 single-parent households (287 men, 1,007 women).

86.6% of residents of Young speak English at home.
12.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (39% speak English very well, 44% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (91% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $108,847,000 ($6,068 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,481,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $51,803,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $31,146,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,627,000
Federal grants: $18,447,000
Federal procurement contracts: $784,000 ($53,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,040,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,779,000
Federal Government insurance: $9,688,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,226
Here:

68 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,299
Here:

72 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +120
Here:

+7 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +27
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Young County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.84 millions of gallons per day (1% from ground, 99% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.1

Year house built in Young County, Texas
  • Year house built in Young County, Texas
  • 2352014 or later
  • 582010 to 2013
  • 7142000 to 2009
  • 6691990 to 1999
  • 1,4051980 to 1989
  • 1,4141970 to 1979
  • 1,0271960 to 1969
  • 1,9281950 to 1959
  • 5711940 to 1949
  • 7401939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Young County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Young County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Young County, Texas
  • 281 room
  • 452 rooms
  • 1453 rooms
  • 6604 rooms
  • 1,6825 rooms
  • 1,5626 rooms
  • 7767 rooms
  • 6528 rooms
  • 2689+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Young County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Young County, Texas
  • 01 room
  • 272 rooms
  • 1403 rooms
  • 4904 rooms
  • 4795 rooms
  • 1786 rooms
  • 607 rooms
  • 438 rooms
  • 989+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Young County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Young County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Young County, Texas
  • 25no bedroom
  • 1281 bedroom
  • 1,3052 bedrooms
  • 3,5893 bedrooms
  • 6514 bedrooms
  • 555+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Young County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Young County, Texas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 2041 bedroom
  • 6542 bedrooms
  • 5713 bedrooms
  • 1044 bedrooms
  • 25+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Young County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Young County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Young County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 178no vehicle
  • 1,2111 vehicle
  • 2,8372 vehicles
  • 1,2333 vehicles
  • 2894 vehicles
  • 1035+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Young County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Young County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 182no vehicle
  • 8111 vehicle
  • 4112 vehicles
  • 873 vehicles
  • 404 vehicles
  • 105+ vehicles

88.8% of Young County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 94% lived in Texas.

Young County:

88.8%
State average:

84.3%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 14,692
  • Other state: 3,080
  • Northeast: 161
  • Midwest: 408
  • South: 1,315
  • West: 1,216
Year householders moved into unit in Young County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Young County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 46.1%Electricity
  • 40.0%Utility gas
  • 9.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.3%Wood
  • 0.7%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 52.7%Electricity
  • 42.0%Utility gas
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Wood
  • 0.7%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 152
Here:

7.2%
Texas:

6.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 96
Here:

7.9%
Texas:

6.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 3
Here:

0.8%
Texas:

15.0%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Young County government finances - Expenditure in 2012:

  • Charges - Other: $617,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,863,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,517,000
    Police Protection: $1,020,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $897,000
    Financial Administration: $651,000
    Central Staff Services: $555,000
    Corrections - Other: $386,000
    General Public Buildings: $274,000
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000
    Health - Other: $137,000
    Parks and Recreation: $65,000
    Libraries: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $346,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,883,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,057,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $826,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $961,000
    Interest Earnings: $34,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,501,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $130,000
    General Local Government Support: $11,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,938,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $985,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $295,000
    Other License: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,453,000

Young County government finances - Revenue in 2012:

  • Charges - Other: $617,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,863,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,517,000
    Police Protection: $1,020,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $897,000
    Financial Administration: $651,000
    Central Staff Services: $555,000
    Corrections - Other: $386,000
    General Public Buildings: $274,000
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000
    Health - Other: $137,000
    Parks and Recreation: $65,000
    Libraries: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $346,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,883,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,057,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $826,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $961,000
    Interest Earnings: $34,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,501,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $130,000
    General Local Government Support: $11,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,938,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $985,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $295,000
    Other License: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,453,000

Young County government finances - Debt in 2012:

  • Charges - Other: $617,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,863,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,517,000
    Police Protection: $1,020,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $897,000
    Financial Administration: $651,000
    Central Staff Services: $555,000
    Corrections - Other: $386,000
    General Public Buildings: $274,000
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000
    Health - Other: $137,000
    Parks and Recreation: $65,000
    Libraries: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $346,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,883,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,057,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $826,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $961,000
    Interest Earnings: $34,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,501,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $130,000
    General Local Government Support: $11,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,938,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $985,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $295,000
    Other License: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,453,000

Young County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012:

  • Charges - Other: $617,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,863,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,517,000
    Police Protection: $1,020,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $897,000
    Financial Administration: $651,000
    Central Staff Services: $555,000
    Corrections - Other: $386,000
    General Public Buildings: $274,000
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000
    Health - Other: $137,000
    Parks and Recreation: $65,000
    Libraries: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $346,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,883,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,057,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $826,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $961,000
    Interest Earnings: $34,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,501,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $130,000
    General Local Government Support: $11,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,938,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $985,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $295,000
    Other License: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,453,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 469
  • Number of aged recipients: 45
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 424
  • Number of recipients under 18: 61
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 317
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 91
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 175
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 206
Most common first names in Young County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William11075.2 years
Mary10681.0 years
James9775.6 years
John8777.1 years
Robert5673.1 years
Charles4973.0 years
Billy4168.3 years
Ruby3882.2 years
George3679.3 years
Ruth3582.7 years
Most common last names in Young County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5178.9 years
Williams4977.0 years
Johnson4876.5 years
Davis4678.7 years
Brown4179.2 years
Jones3578.4 years
Cox3179.9 years
Kunkel2784.8 years
Wilson2779.5 years
Rogers2681.9 years
Businesses in Young County, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
Ace Hardware1Nike1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Best Western1SONIC Drive-In1
Dairy Queen3Sears1
Domino's Pizza1Subway3
FedEx5True Value1
Ford1U-Haul1
H&R Block2UPS4
Holiday Inn1Verizon Wireless1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1

Young County on our top lists:

  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election"