In 2018, Rusk County, TX had a population of 53.6k people with a median age of 38.5 and a median household income of $52,329. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Rusk County, TX grew from 53,026 to 53,595, a 1.07% increase and its median household income grew from $49,270 to $52,329, a 6.21% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Rusk County, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (64%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (17%), White (Hispanic) (14.6%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.59%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.47%). 0% of the people in Rusk County, TX speak a non-English language, and 95% are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Rusk County, TX was $118,500, and the homeownership rate was 76.7%. Most people in Rusk County, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Rusk County, TX was 2 cars per household.