In 2019, Polk County, TX had a population of 48.9k people with a median age of 43.7 and a median household income of $49,279. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Polk County, TX grew from 47,837 to 48,913, a 2.25% increase and its median household income grew from $46,182 to $49,279, a 6.71% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Polk County, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (70.9%), White (Hispanic) (13.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (9.69%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.78%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.66%). 0% of the households in Polk County, TX speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
95.8% of the residents in Polk County, TX are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Polk County, TX was $110,200, and the homeownership rate was 76%. Most people in Polk County, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 30.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Polk County, TX was 2 cars per household.