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Texas / Harris County
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All Harris County population data above are from the US Census Bureau.
With 4,441,370 people, Harris County is the 1st most populated county in the state of Texas out of 254 counties. But watch out, Harris County, because Dallas County with 2,518,638 people and Tarrant County with 1,945,360 people are right behind you.
The largest Harris County racial/ethnic groups are Hispanic (41.6%) followed by White (31.7%) and Black (18.4%).
In 2013, the median household income of Harris County residents was $52,489. Harris County households made slightly more than Hardin County households ($51,799) and Victoria County households ($52,304) . However, 18.5% of Harris County residents live in poverty.
The median age for Harris County residents is 32.6 years young.