Cooke County, TX

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2020 Population
40,428
0.967% 1-year growth
US Senator
John Cornyn
Republican Party
US Senator
Ted Cruz
Republican Party
2020 Median Age
41.2
1.23% 1-year increase
2020 Poverty Rate
12.8%
0.024% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$62,733
4.2% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$166,700
3.48% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
19,544
1.25% 1-year growth

About

In 2020, Cooke County, TX had a population of 40.4k people with a median age of 41.2 and a median household income of $62,733. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Cooke County, TX grew from 40,041 to 40,428, a 0.967% increase and its median household income grew from $60,202 to $62,733, a 4.2% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Cooke County, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (75.1%), White (Hispanic) (14.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.75%), Two+ (Hispanic) (2.65%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.35%).

None of the households in Cooke 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.

93.9% of the residents in Cooke County, TX are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Cooke County, TX are North Central Texas College (224110) (1,249 degrees awarded in 2020).

In 2020, the median property value in Cooke County, TX was $166,700, and the homeownership rate was 70%.

Most people in Cooke County, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Cooke County, TX was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Cooke County, TX is home to a population of 40.4k people, from which 93.9% are citizens. As of 2020, 8.03% of Cooke County, TX residents were born outside of the country (3.25k people).

In 2020, there were 5.16 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (30.4k people) in Cooke County, TX than any other race or ethnicity. There were 5.89k White (Hispanic) and 1.11k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

93.9%
2020 Citizenship
93.5%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 93.9% of Cooke County, TX residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Cooke County, TX was 93.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Cooke County, TX
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    30.4k ± 8
  2. White (Hispanic)
    5.89k ± 336
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    1.11k ± 204
18.2%
Hispanic Population
7.38k people

In 2020, there were 5.16 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (30.4k people) in Cooke County, TX than any other race or ethnicity. There were 5.89k White (Hispanic) and 1.11k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

18.2% of the people in Cooke County, TX are hispanic (7.38k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Cooke County, TX as a share of the total population.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    2,484,512 ± 36,982 people
  2. India
    279,123 ± 12,908 people
  3. El Salvador
    219,615 ± 11,461 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Texas was Mexico, the natal country of 2,484,512 Texas residents, followed by India with 279,123 and El Salvador with 219,615.

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Foreign-Born Population

8.03%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
3.25k people
8.87%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
3.55k people

As of 2020, 8.03% of Cooke County, TX residents (3.25k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Cooke County, TX was 8.87%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,131 ± 226
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    445 ± 167
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    252 ± 88

Cooke County, TX has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.54 times greater than any other conflict.

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briefcaseEconomy

The economy of Cooke County, TX employs 19.5k people. The largest industries in Cooke County, TX are Manufacturing (2,591 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (2,180 people), and Educational Services (2,007 people), and the highest paying industries are Finance & Insurance ($76,806), Information ($75,450), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($73,948).

Males in Texas have an average income that is 1.39 times higher than the average income of females, which is $50,589. The income inequality in Texas (measured using the Gini index) is 0.478, which is higher than than the national average.

Occupations

19.5k
2020 Value
± 1,052
1.25%
1 Year growth
± 7.52%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Cooke County, TX grew at a rate of 1.25%, from 19.3k employees to 19.5k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Cooke County, TX, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,122 people), Production Occupations (2,027 people), and Management Occupations (1,980 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Cooke County, TX.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

19.5k
2020 Value
± 1,052
1.25%
1 Year growth
± 7.52%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Cooke County, TX grew at a rate of 1.25%, from 19.3k employees to 19.5k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Cooke County, TX, are Manufacturing (2,591 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (2,180 people), and Educational Services (2,007 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Cooke County, TX, though some of these residents may live in Cooke County, TX and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$44,715
Median earning men ± $3,534
$31,013
Median earning women ± $1,662

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($100,744), Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($71,314), and Wholesale Trade ($62,609).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Information ($82,895), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($42,375), and Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($41,250).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Texas. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Texas.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 293
    Manufacturing
  2. 270
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  3. 191
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing

The visualization shows the distribution of establishments by industry and by size according to the number of employees.

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Payroll by Industry Sector

The industries with the highest total annual payroll
  1. $598k
    Manufacturing
  2. $88.5k
    Wholesale Trade
  3. $79.4k
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing

The chart shows the total annual payroll and the average annual payroll by industry.

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Texas to other states, or from other states to Texas.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $292B
  2. $210B
  3. $178B

In 2020, the top outbound Texas product (by dollars) was Electronics with $292B, followed by Gasoline ($210B) and Fuel oils ($178B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Texas products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$2.36T
2020 Value in Texas
$4.5T
Projected 2050 Value in Texas
90.9% growth

In 2020, total outbound Texas trade was $2.36T. This is expected to increase 90.9% to $4.5T by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Texas trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Texas to other states, or from other states to Texas.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $78.1B
  2. $76.4B
  3. $74.9B

In 2020, the top outbound Texas domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Louisiana with $78.1B, followed by California with $76.4B and Michigan and $74.9B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Texas shares with each state (excluding itself).

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In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Cooke County, TX went to Donald J. Trump with 82.1% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (16.9%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (0.821%).

John Cornyn and Ted Cruz are the senators currently representing the state of Texas. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Texas is currently represented by 36 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Texas

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John Cornyn
Senator from Texas2
Assumed office on December 2, 2002
Phil Gramm resigned (effective November 30, 2002) a few weeks before the expiration of his term in hopes that his successor, fellow Republican John Cornyn, could gain seniority over other newly elected senators. However, Cornyn did not gain additional seniority due to a 1980 Rules Committee policy.
Ted Cruz
Senator from Texas1
Assumed office on January 3, 2013

John Cornyn and Ted Cruz are the senators currently representing Texas.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Texas over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Texas

Texas is currently represented by 36 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Texas have changed over time starting in 2008.

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In 2020, universities in Cooke County, TX awarded 1,249 degrees. The student population of Cooke County, TX in 2020 is skewed towards women, with 3,428 male students and 4,924 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Cooke County, TX are White (769 and 63.6%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (270 and 22.3%), Black or African American (86 and 7.11%), and Two or More Races (43 and 3.55%).

The largest universities in Cooke County, TX by number of degrees awarded are North Central Texas College (224110) (1,249 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Cooke County, TX are General Studies (720 and 57.6%), Registered Nursing (109 and 8.73%), and Licensed Practical & Vocational Nurse Training (102 and 8.17%).

Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2020 there were 8,352 students enrolled in Cooke County, TX, 41% men and 59% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 4,688 records, of which 57.7% were women and 42.3% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 720 degree-majors awarded
  2. 109 degree-majors awarded
  3. 25 degree-majors awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Cooke County, TX was General Studies with 720 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Cooke County, TX according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
1,249 degrees awarded

In 2020, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was North Central Texas College (224110) with 1,249 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

In 2020, 464 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Cooke County, TX, which is 0.591 times less than the 785 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 769 degrees mean that there were 2.85 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 270 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Public, 2-year ($2,760) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2020.

Public, 2-year ($1,800) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2020.

Public, 2-year ($1,680) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

The graph shows the average net price by sector and year.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2020, 1.35% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.35% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2020 were High School or Equivalent (5.56M), Some college (5.02M), and Bachelors Degree (3.9M).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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homeHousing & Living

The median property value in Cooke County, TX was $166,700 in 2020, which is 0.725 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $161,100 to $166,700, a 3.48% increase. The homeownership rate in Cooke County, TX is 70%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in Cooke County, TX have an average commute time of 24.9 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Cooke County, TX is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Cooke County, TX is $62,733. In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Cooke County, TX was Census Tract 2 with a value of $83,047, followed by Census Tract 9 and Census Tract 1, with respective values of $76,184 and $65,472.

In 2021, 11.6% of the population was living with severe housing problems in Cooke County, TX. From 2014 to 2021, the indicator declined 6.81%.

Property

$166,700
Median Property Value 2020
±$14,876
$10,869
Median Property Taxes
±$682

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Cooke County, TX the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Cooke County, TX compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

70%
Homeownership
2020
63%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 70% of the housing units in Cooke County, TX were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 69.3%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 2
  2. Census Tract 9
  3. Census Tract 1

In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Cooke County, TX was Census Tract 2 with a value of $83,047, followed by Census Tract 9 and Census Tract 1, with respective values of $76,184 and $65,472.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Cooke County, TX colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$62,733
Median Household Income
± $4,416
15.5k
Number of Households
± 891

In 2020, the median household income of the 15.5k households in Cooke County, TX grew to $62,733 from the previous year's value of $60,202.

The following chart displays the households in Cooke County, TX distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Cooke County, TX is from Texas.
0.478
2020 Wage GINI in Texas
0.48
2019 Wage GINI in Texas

In 2020, the income inequality in Texas was 0.478 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.474% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Texas was higher than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in Texas in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Texas across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (77%)
  2. Carpooled (14%)
  3. Worked At Home (6.13%)

In 2020, 77% of workers in Cooke County, TX drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (14%) and those who worked at home (6.13%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

24.9 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Cooke County, TX have a shorter commute time (24.9 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 3.44% of the workforce in Cooke County, TX have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Cooke County, TX distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Cooke County, TX have 2 cars.

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Severe Housing Problems

In 2021, 11.6% of the population was living with severe housing problems in Cooke County, TX. From 2014 to 2021, the indicator declined 6.81%.

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Poverty & Diversity

12.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Cooke County, TX (5.08k out of 39.6k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males < 5, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 35 - 44.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Cooke County, TX is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Children in Poverty

In 2021, 18.4% of the children was living in poverty in Cooke County, TX. From 2014 to 2021, the indicator declined 5.4%.

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Crimes & Accidents

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In 2021, the number of reported violent crimes offenses per 100,000 population was 343 in Cooke County, TX. From 2014 to 2021, the indicator grew 82.2 per 100,000 population.

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pulseHealth

84.7% of the population of Cooke County, TX has health coverage, with 45.4% on employee plans, 11.6% on Medicaid, 14.4% on Medicare, 11.8% on non-group plans, and 1.5% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Texas was $6,998 in 2014. This is a 5.06% increase from the previous year ($6,661).

Primary care physicians in Cooke County, TX see 3121 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.69% increase from the previous year (3069 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 2292 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1650 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.6% were men and 50.4% were women.

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Texas, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

3,121 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Cooke County, TX

Primary care physicians in Cooke County, TX see an average of 3,121 patients per year. This represents a 1.69% increase from the previous year (3,069 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Cooke County, TX in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Texas across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 25.5% under 18 years, 18.8% between 18 and 34 years, 37.7% between 35 and 64 years, and 18% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.6% were men and 50.4% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

15.3%
Uninsured
45.4%
Employer Coverage
11.6%
Medicaid
14.4%
Medicare
11.8%
Non-Group
1.5%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Cooke County, TX grew by 6.19% from 14.4% to 15.3%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Cooke County, TX changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Outcomes

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In 2021, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was 72.9 in Cooke County, TX.

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Health Behaviors

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 24.2% in Cooke County, TX.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 20.4% in Cooke County, TX.

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