Atascosa County Profile

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The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History»   «Group Quarters»  «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2021:49,939More data
Census 2020:48,981More data
Census 2010:44,911More data
Census 2000:38,628More data
Population of the County Seat (Jourdanton)
Census 2020:4,094 
Census 2010:3,871 
Census 2000:3,732 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN ATASCOSA COUNTY - 2021 Estimates (Census Bureau)
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.
Charlotte city:1,554More data
Christine town:344More data
Jourdanton city:4,127More data
Lytle city (pt.):2,124More data
Pleasanton city:10,780More data
Poteet city:2,880More data
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:1,219.5More data
Water Area:1.9More data
Total Area:1,221.5More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:40.16More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:39.29More data
Percent Rural:60.71More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:66.2%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:94.6%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.5%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.5%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.2%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.4%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:31.2%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:0.9%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:27.2%More data
65 and Older:14.8%More data
85 and Older:1.5%More data
Median Age:36.1More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2020 (BEA):$41,599More data
Total Personal Income - 2020 (BEA):$2,151,669,000More data
Median Household Income - 2020 (Census Bureau):$60,594More data
Poverty - 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:14.9%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:22.0%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2016-2020 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:79.0% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:15.3% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$52,030More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$51,506 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$55,264 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$51,710 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$46,656 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2021:6.2More data
Unemployment Rate - 2020:8.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:4.3 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.577073More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$6,714,431,774More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$4,637,314,884More data
Total Actual Levy:$26,745,057More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2021:$4,818,296More data
CY 2020:$4,367,579 
CY 2019:$7,885,718 
CY 2018:$7,849,587 
CY 2017:$5,025,305 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN ATASCOSA COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2020
IH Highways:37.432More data
US Highways:27.550More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:108.052More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:218.207More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:34.177More data
On-System Subtotal:425.418More data
City Streets:162.423More data
Certified County Roads:764.898More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:927.321More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,352.739More data
Lane Miles - 2020
IH Highways:149.728More data
US Highways:95.334More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:260.528More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:437.178More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:68.354More data
On-System Subtotal:1,011.122More data
City Streets:325.542More data
Certified County Roads:1,529.796More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,855.338More data
County Total:2,866.460More data
LINKS TO ADDITIONAL DATA
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2020»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2020»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Atascosa County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Atascosa County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Atascosa County»

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

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Hospitals in Atascosa County.
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