In 2017, Rusk County, TX had a population of 53k people with a median age of 38.5 and a median household income of $49,270. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Rusk County, TX declined from 53,197 to 53,026, a -0.321% decrease and its median household income grew from $47,424 to $49,270, a 3.89% increase.
The population of Rusk County, TX is 64.7% White Alone, 17% Black or African American Alone, and 16.1% Hispanic or Latino. 13.3% of the people in Rusk County, TX speak a non-English language, and 95.1% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Rusk County, TX is $111,200, and the homeownership rate is 76.1%. Most people in Rusk County, TX commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Rusk County, TX is 2 cars per household.