Blanco County Profile

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The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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Map of County

POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History»   «Group Quarters»  «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Census 2020:11,374More data
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 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN BLANCO COUNTY - 2020 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.
Blanco city:2,156More data
Johnson City city:2,202More data
Round Mountain town:169More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:709.3More data
Water Area:4.2More data
Total Area:713.4More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:16.04More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:0.00More data
Percent Rural:100.00More data
Ethnicity - 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:18.4%More data
Race - 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:81.4%More data
Percent African American Alone:0.6%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.4%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:10.2%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:76.6%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:0.6%More data
Age - 2020 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:17.2%More data
65 and Older:26.2%More data
85 and Older:2.3%More data
Median Age:50.5More data
Per Capita Income - 2020 (BEA):$58,805More data
Total Personal Income - 2020 (BEA):$721,473,000More data
Median Household Income - 2019 (Census Bureau):$68,404More data
Poverty - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:8.6%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:14.7%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:90.1% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:26.5% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$52,746More data
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$49,686 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$48,527 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$47,106 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$41,770 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2020:3.8More data
Unemployment Rate - 2019:2.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:2.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:2.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:3.1 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2019
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.397000More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$5,794,733,815More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,794,138,403More data
Total Actual Levy:$7,122,729More data
Preliminary County Rates & Levies for 2020: County Rates & Levies
Preliminary City Rates & Levies for 2020: City Rates & Levies
Preliminary School District Rates & Levies for 2020: School District Rates & Levies
Preliminary Special District Rates & Levies for 2020: Special District Rates & Levies
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2020:$948,950More data
CY 2019:$874,580 
CY 2018:$664,167 
CY 2017:$587,507 
CY 2016:$504,509 
Centerline Miles - 2020
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:59.967More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:3.533More 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:183.998More data
City Streets:40.871More data
Certified County Roads:210.858More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.977More data
Off-System Subtotal:252.706More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:436.704More data
Lane Miles - 2020
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:213.320More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:8.698More 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:463.014More data
City Streets:81.742More data
Certified County Roads:421.716More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:1.954More data
Off-System Subtotal:505.412More data
County Total:968.426More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2019»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2019»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Blanco County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
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.