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Texas Counties by Population

Below are the 254 Texas counties sorted by population from 1 to 253 (there are some ties). The population data are from the 2020 Census Redistricting dataset. If 2020 Census data are not available for a geography, then the population data are from the Census’ 2019 American Community Survey. You can copy and paste this list directly into your favorite spreadsheet program. Don't you just adore lovely numbers listed nicely in columns & rows? We do!

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Rank County Population
1 Harris County 4,731,145
2 Dallas County 2,613,539
3 Tarrant County 2,110,640
4 Bexar County 2,009,324
5 Travis County 1,290,188
6 Collin County 1,064,465
7 Denton County 906,422
8 Hidalgo County 870,781
9 El Paso County 865,657
10 Fort Bend County 822,779
11 Montgomery County 620,443
12 Williamson County 609,017
13 Cameron County 421,017
14 Brazoria County 372,031
15 Bell County 370,647
16 Nueces County 353,178
17 Galveston County 350,682
18 Lubbock County 310,639
19 Webb County 267,114
20 McLennan County 260,579
21 Jefferson County 256,526
22 Hays County 241,067
23 Brazos County 233,849
24 Smith County 233,479
25 Ellis County 192,455
26 Johnson County 179,927
27 Guadalupe County 172,706
28 Midland County 169,983
29 Ector County 165,171
30 Comal County 161,501
31 Parker County 148,222
32 Kaufman County 145,310
33 Taylor County 143,208
34 Randall County 140,753
35 Grayson County 135,543
36 Wichita County 129,350
37 Gregg County 124,239
38 Tom Green County 120,003
39 Potter County 118,525
40 Rockwall County 107,819
41 Hunt County 99,956
42 Bastrop County 97,216
43 Bowie County 92,893
44 Liberty County 91,628
45 Victoria County 91,319
46 Angelina County 86,395
47 Orange County 84,808
48 Coryell County 83,093
49 Henderson County 82,150
50 Walker County 76,400
51 Harrison County 68,839
52 San Patricio County 68,755
53 Wise County 68,632
54 Starr County 65,920
55 Nacogdoches County 64,653
56 Hood County 61,598
57 Van Zandt County 59,541
58 Anderson County 57,922
59 Maverick County 57,887
60 Waller County 56,794
61 Hardin County 56,231
62 Navarro County 52,624
63 Kerr County 52,598
64 Rusk County 52,214
65 Medina County 50,748
66 Cherokee County 50,412
67 Polk County 50,123
68 Lamar County 50,088
69 Wilson County 49,753
70 Burnet County 49,130
71 Atascosa County 48,981
72 Val Verde County 47,586
73 Chambers County 46,571
74 Caldwell County 45,883
75 Wood County 44,843
76 Kendall County 44,279
77 Erath County 42,545
78 Cooke County 41,668
79 Wharton County 41,570
80 Upshur County 40,892
81 Jim Wells County 38,891
82 Brown County 38,095
83 Hopkins County 36,787
84 Matagorda County 36,255
85 Hill County 35,874
86 Washington County 35,805
87 Fannin County 35,662
88 Howard County 34,860
89 Jasper County 32,980
90 Hale County 32,522
91 Titus County 31,247
92 Bee County 31,047
93 Kleberg County 31,040
94 Austin County 30,167
95 Grimes County 29,268
96 Cass County 28,454
97 Palo Pinto County 28,409
98 San Jacinto County 27,402
99 Gillespie County 26,725
100 Milam County 24,754
101 Uvalde County 24,564
102 Fayette County 24,435
103 Shelby County 24,022
104 Aransas County 23,830
105 Panola County 22,491
106 Limestone County 22,146
107 Houston County 22,066
108 Lampasas County 21,627
109 Gaines County 21,598
110 Hockley County 21,537
111 Moore County 21,358
112 Llano County 21,243
113 Gray County 21,227
114 Bandera County 20,851
115 Hutchinson County 20,617
116 Colorado County 20,557
117 Lavaca County 20,337
118 Willacy County 20,164
119 Calhoun County 20,106
120 Montague County 19,965
121 DeWitt County 19,824
122 Tyler County 19,798
123 Jones County 19,663
124 Gonzales County 19,653
125 Freestone County 19,435
126 Andrews County 18,610
127 Deaf Smith County 18,583
128 Frio County 18,385
129 Bosque County 18,235
130 Young County 17,867
131 Eastland County 17,725
132 Burleson County 17,642
133 Lee County 17,478
134 Falls County 16,968
135 Scurry County 16,932
136 Robertson County 16,757
137 Leon County 15,719
138 Pecos County 15,193
139 Jackson County 14,988
140 Reeves County 14,748
141 Nolan County 14,738
142 Karnes County 14,710
143 Zapata County 13,889
144 Callahan County 13,708
145 Trinity County 13,602
146 Comanche County 13,594
147 Madison County 13,455
148 Lamb County 13,045
149 Wilbarger County 12,887
150 Camp County 12,464
151 Dawson County 12,456
152 Newton County 12,217
153 Rains County 12,164
154 Morris County 11,973
155 Terry County 11,831
156 Ward County 11,644
157 Red River County 11,587
158 Blanco County 11,374
159 Live Oak County 11,335
160 Franklin County 10,359
161 Clay County 10,218
162 Ochiltree County 10,015
163 Runnels County 9,900
164 Sabine County 9,894
165 Parmer County 9,869
166 Duval County 9,831
167 Marion County 9,725
168 Zavala County 9,670
169 Brewster County 9,546
170 Somervell County 9,205
171 Stephens County 9,101
172 Mitchell County 8,990
173 Dimmit County 8,615
174 Archer County 8,560
175 Jack County 8,472
176 Hamilton County 8,222
177 San Augustine County 7,918
178 Winkler County 7,791
179 Yoakum County 7,694
180 Coleman County 7,684
181 McCulloch County 7,630
182 Castro County 7,371
183 Dallam County 7,115
184 Brooks County 7,076
185 Goliad County 7,012
186 Swisher County 6,971
187 Bailey County 6,904
188 Refugio County 6,741
189 TIE La Salle County and Childress County 6,664
190 Presidio County 6,131
191 Garza County 5,816
192 Carson County 5,807
193 San Saba County 5,730
194 Lynn County 5,596
195 Haskell County 5,416
196 Floyd County 5,402
197 Hartley County 5,382
198 Hansford County 5,285
199 Martin County 5,237
200 Delta County 5,230
201 Crosby County 5,133
202 Wheeler County 4,990
203 Jim Hogg County 4,838
204 Crane County 4,675
205 Mills County 4,456
206 Kimble County 4,286
207 Mason County 3,953
208 Fisher County 3,672
209 Hardeman County 3,549
210 Baylor County 3,465
211 Reagan County 3,385
212 Hemphill County 3,382
213 Sutton County 3,372
214 Knox County 3,353
215 Upton County 3,308
216 Concho County 3,303
217 Coke County 3,285
218 Donley County 3,258
219 Hudspeth County 3,202
220 Kinney County 3,129
221 Shackelford County 3,105
222 Crockett County 3,098
223 Lipscomb County 3,059
224 Hall County 2,825
225 Sherman County 2,782
226 Real County 2,758
227 Collingsworth County 2,652
228 Cochran County 2,547
229 Schleicher County 2,451
230 Culberson County 2,188
231 Jeff Davis County 1,996
232 Menard County 1,962
233 Armstrong County 1,848
234 Dickens County 1,770
235 Oldham County 1,758
236 Irion County 1,513
237 Throckmorton County 1,440
238 Briscoe County 1,435
239 Edwards County 1,422
240 Cottle County 1,380
241 Sterling County 1,372
242 Stonewall County 1,245
243 Glasscock County 1,116
244 Foard County 1,095
245 Motley County 1,063
246 Roberts County 827
247 Terrell County 760
248 Kent County 753
249 Borden County 631
250 McMullen County 600
251 Kenedy County 350
252 King County 265
253 Loving County 64

United States Census Bureau. B01001 SEX BY AGE, 2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey Office. Web. 10 December 2020. http://www.census.gov/.

United States Census Bureau. "P2 Hispanic or Latino, and Not Hispanic or Latino by Race." 2020 Census State Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File. U.S. Census Bureau, 2020 Census. Web. 12 August 2021. https://www.census.gov/.

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