Harrison County Profile

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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Map of County

Note: Corrected/updated 2013 property tax data for Anderson, Andrews, Angelina, Ector, Hale, Hood and Montgomery on April 29, 2015.

POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History»   «Group Quarters»
Estimate 2017:66,661More data
Estimate 2016:66,730 
Estimate 2015:66,760 
Estimate 2014:66,626 
Estimate 2013:66,254 
Estimate 2012:66,242 
Estimate 2011:66,324 
Census 2010:65,631More data
Census 2000:62,110More data
Population of the County Seat (Marshall)
Census 2010:23,523 
Census 2000:23,935 
Note: City and town populations include only those parts of each place found within this county. Use our «Town & City Search» to find the total population of each place.
Hallsville city:4,243More data
Longview city (pt.):1,944More data
Marshall city:23,195More data
Scottsville city:366More data
Uncertain city:94More data
Waskom city:2,184More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:900.0More data
Water Area:15.8More data
Total Area:915.8More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:72.93More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:43.95More data
Percent Rural:56.05More data
Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:13.5%More data
Race - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:75.1%More data
Percent African American Alone:21.1%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.2%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.7%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:63.3%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:20.7%More data
Age - 2017 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:25.5%More data
65 and Older:16.5%More data
85 and Older:1.9%More data
Median Age:38.1More data
Per Capita Income - 2017 (BEA):$40,068More data
Total Personal Income - 2017 (BEA):$2,670,975,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$50,584More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:17.3%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:22.7%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:82.8% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:17.7% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$47,017More data
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$46,864 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$48,422 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$49,579 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$50,170 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2017:5.2More data
Unemployment Rate - 2016:6.0 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:5.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:5.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:6.8 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2017
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.349800More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$7,551,871,192More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$6,071,545,252More data
Total Actual Levy:$21,238,265More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2017:$N/AMore data
CY 2016:$N/A 
CY 2015:$N/A 
CY 2014:$N/A 
CY 2013:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:39.129More data
US Highways:62.805More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:70.064More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:264.353More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:2.594More data
Frontage Roads:35.104More data
On-System Subtotal:474.049More data
City Streets:270.575More data
Certified County Roads:726.279More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:31.595More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,028.449More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,502.498More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:156.516More data
US Highways:214.604More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:202.733More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:533.994More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:4.449More data
Frontage Roads:70.208More data
On-System Subtotal:1,182.504More data
City Streets:544.852More data
Certified County Roads:1,452.558More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:51.345More data
Off-System Subtotal:2,048.755More data
County Total:3,231.259More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2016»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Harrison County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Harrison County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Harrison County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Harrison County»

Special Districts in Harrison County.
School Districts in Harrison County.
History of City Tax Rates in Harrison County.

Airports in Harrison County.
Hospitals in Harrison County.
Prisons in Harrison County.