In 2020, Rusk County, TX had a population of 54k people with a median age of 38.2 and a median household income of $56,223. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Rusk County, TX grew from 53,755 to 53,988, a 0.433% increase and its median household income grew from $55,234 to $56,223, a 1.79% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Rusk County, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (63.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (16.3%), White (Hispanic) (12.9%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.59%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (2.58%).
None of the households in Rusk County, TX reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
94.7% of the residents in Rusk County, TX are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Rusk County, TX was $131,200, and the homeownership rate was 79.2%. Most people in Rusk County, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Rusk County, TX was 2 cars per household.