In 2019, Rusk County, TX had a population of 53.8k people with a median age of 38.2 and a median household income of $55,234. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Rusk County, TX grew from 53,595 to 53,755, a 0.299% increase and its median household income grew from $52,329 to $55,234, a 5.55% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Rusk County, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (63.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (16.8%), White (Hispanic) (14.3%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.91%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.63%). 0% of the households in Rusk County, TX speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 94.9% of the residents in Rusk County, TX are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Rusk County, TX was $124,900, and the homeownership rate was 77.8%. Most people in Rusk County, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26 minutes. The average car ownership in Rusk County, TX was 2 cars per household.