Blanco 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 2019:11,931More data
Estimate 2018:11,648 
Estimate 2017:11,481 
Estimate 2016:11,301 
Estimate 2015:11,029 
Estimate 2014:10,805 
Estimate 2013:10,636 
Estimate 2012:10,616 
Estimate 2011:10,567 
Census 2010:10,497More data
Census 2000:8,418More data
Population of the County Seat (Johnson City)
Census 2010:1,656 
Census 2000:1,191 
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.
Blanco city:2,012More data
Johnson City city:2,052More data
Round Mountain town:168More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:709.3More data
Water Area:4.2More data
Total Area:713.4More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:14.80More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:0.00More data
Percent Rural:100.00More data
Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:19.8%More data
Race - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:94.4%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.6%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.3%More data
Percent Asian Alone:1.1%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.5%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:76.4%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:1.1%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:18.2%More data
65 and Older:24.3%More data
85 and Older:2.0%More data
Median Age:49.7More data
Per Capita Income - 2018 (BEA):$51,968More data
Total Personal Income - 2018 (BEA):$608,130,000More data
Median Household Income - 2018 (Census Bureau):$64,832More data
Poverty - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:10.1%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:17.2%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:90.7% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:27.1% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$48,527More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$47,106 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$41,770 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$40,358 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$40,027 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2019:2.4More data
Unemployment Rate - 2018:2.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:2.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:3.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:3.1 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.397000More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$5,394,850,217More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,627,035,437More data
Total Actual Levy:$6,459,331More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2019:$874,580More data
CY 2018:$664,167 
CY 2017:$587,507 
CY 2016:$504,509 
CY 2015:$455,579 
Centerline Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:59.967More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:3.532More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:119.413More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:1.085More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:183.997More data
City Streets:39.997More data
Certified County Roads:211.712More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.977More data
Off-System Subtotal:252.686More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:436.683More data
Lane Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:212.161More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:8.694More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:238.826More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:2.170More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:461.851More data
City Streets:79.994More data
Certified County Roads:423.424More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.977More data
Off-System Subtotal:504.395More data
County Total:966.246More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2017»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2018»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Blanco County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Blanco County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Blanco County»

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

Airports in Blanco County.
Hospitals in Blanco County.
Prisons in Blanco County.