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 2022:50,864More data
Estimate 2021:49,886 
Census 2020:48,985More 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 
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:1,575More data
Christine town:347More data
Jourdanton city:4,260More data
Lytle city (pt.):2,187More data
Pleasanton city:11,004More data
Poteet city:2,948More data
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
2020:40.17More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:39.29More data
Percent Rural:60.71More data
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
Per Capita Income - 2021 (BEA):$46,737More data
Total Personal Income - 2021 (BEA):$2,333,988,000More data
Median Household Income - 2021 (Census Bureau):$57,905More data
Poverty - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:16.4%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:23.8%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2017-2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:80.7% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:14.8% 
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 - 2022:4.0More data
Unemployment Rate - 2021:6.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2020:8.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.8 
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 2022:$6,438,678More data
CY 2021:$4,818,296 
CY 2020:$4,367,579 
CY 2019:$7,885,718 
CY 2018:$7,849,587 
Centerline Miles - 2021
IH Highways:37.436More data
US Highways:27.549More 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:34.324More data
On-System Subtotal:425.568More data
City Streets:162.544More data
Certified County Roads:764.924More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:927.468More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,353.036More data
Lane Miles - 2021
IH Highways:149.744More data
US Highways:95.330More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:270.836More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:437.178More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:68.648More data
On-System Subtotal:1,021.736More data
City Streets:325.784More data
Certified County Roads:1,529.848More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,855.632More data
County Total:2,877.368More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2021»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2021»
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.

Airports in Atascosa County.
Hospitals in Atascosa County.
Prisons in Atascosa County.