Young County , Texas

Young County: County in Texas, United States

About

Young County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 18,550 and a population density of 8 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 17,904 inhabitants. Its county seat is Graham. The county was created 165 years ago in 1855.

Young County Quick Facts

Population : 17,904 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
Area : 2411 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.8%
Land as percent of area : 98.2%
Named for : William Cocke Young
Altitude : 1,155 feet / 352 meters
Capital : Graham
Establishment : January 01, 1856
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 23:28:09 (28th November 2021)
Density : 7 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.61% (2010-2020)
Young County locator map
Location of Young County on Texas map.
Young County courthouse in Graham  Texas image
Young County courthouse in Graham Texas
Young County courthouse in Graham  Texas image

Geography

Young County is located at 33°10'36"N 98°41'16"W (33.1767000, -98.6877700). It has 5 neighbors: Archer County, Jack County, Palo Pinto County, Stephens County and Throckmorton County.

Young County map

The largest city of Young County is Graham with a population of 8,568. Other cities include, Olney population 3,074 and Newcastle population 567. See all Young County cities & populated places.

Young County has 5 neighbours.

  • Graham

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Young County decreased by 3.61% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 18,550 - census
2011 18,355 -1.06% estimation process
2012 18,278 -0.42% estimation process
2013 18,354 0.41% estimation process
2014 18,274 -0.44% estimation process
2015 18,163 -0.61% estimation process
2016 18,098 -0.36% estimation process
2017 17,922 -0.98% estimation process
2018 17,986 0.36% estimation process
2019 18,010 0.13% estimation process
2020 17,904 -0.59% estimation process

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Local Places in Young County

People born in Young County (1)

American football player (1937-1993) Mike Dowdle was born in Young County

Other places with the same name (1)

Young County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Young County.

City Name Population Title
Graham 8,568 City in north central Texas
Olney 3,074 City in Young County, Texas, United States of America
Newcastle 567 City in Young County, Texas, United States

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