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Demographics

Lufkin is the largest community between Houston to the South and Tyler to the North and serves a broad service area for jobs, education, entertainment, governmental services, medical services, and retail shopping. This creates a daytime population estimated at over 100,000 and comprises a service sector that supports this community.

Angelina County Demographics:

Gender:

  • Male: 42,515
  • Female: 44,256

Age:

  • 1-14: 9,483
  • 15-24: 11,701
  • 25-44: 21,967
  • 45-64: 21,777
  • 65+: 11,843

50.4% of Angelina County residents are 25-64 years old.

Population
Angelina County is growing!

Angelina County Population: 86,771

  • 2015 Estimated: 88,255
  • 2010 Census: 86,771 Increased more than 26% from 1990.
  • 2000 Census: 80, 130
  • 1990 Census: 69,884

Lufkin Population: 36,333

  • 2015 Estimated: 36,333
  • 2010 Census: 35,067

Diboll Population: 5,400

More Angelina County Communities:

  • Burke: 735
  • Hudson: 4,821
  • Huntington: 2,140
  • Zavalla: 715

Angelina County businesses draw from a 12-county region with a population of nearly 400,000.

Angelina is the largest county in the Deep East Texas Council of Governments (DETCOG). Estimated populations for 2015 follow:

  • Angelina County, 88,255
  • Houston County, 22,785
  • Jasper County, 35,506
  • Nacogdoches County, 65,664
  • Newton  County, 13,986
  • Polk County, 46,972
  • Sabine County, 13,368
  • San Jacinto County, 27,413
  • Shelby County, 25,402
  • San Augustine  County, 8,473
  • Tyler County, 21,347
  • Trinity County, 14,402