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Jefferson County, TX

Population 2005: 231,311
Square miles: 903.55
Metro area: Beaumont-Port Arthur


2000 CENSUS DATA
JEFFERSON COUNTY TX US
POPULATION
Number Number Number
Total population 252,051
Square miles (land) 903.55
Population per square mile 278.96 79.65 79.56
GENDER
Number Pct Pct Pct
Male 126,689 50.3 49.6 49.1
Female 125,362 49.7 50.4 50.9
AGE
Number Pct Pct Pct
15 or younger 53,588 21.3 23.5 21.4
16-24 37,002 14.7 15.2 13.9
25-44 73,943 29.3 31.1 30.2
45-64 53,249 21.1 20.2 22.0
65+ 34,269 13.6 9.9 12.4
Number Number Number
Average age (years) 36.47 33.91 36.22
RACE AND ETHNICITY
Number Pct Pct Pct
White 144,274 57.2 71.0 75.1
Black or African American 85,046 33.7 11.5 12.3
American Indian and Alaska native 857 0.3 0.6 0.9
Asian 7,274 2.9 2.7 3.6
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific islander 81 0.0 0.1 0.1
Some other race 10,733 4.3 11.7 5.5
Two or more races 3,786 1.5 2.5 2.4
Hispanic or Latino 26,536 10.5 32.0 12.5
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census; ePodunk

Note: Hispanic ethnicity is a separate data category from race. This number should not be added to race totals.


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