Bosque County Profile

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History Chart»   «Population Projection Chart»   «Group Quarters»   «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2023:18,996More data
Estimate 2022:18,707 
Estimate 2021:18,499 
Census 2020: See note at the bottom of the page.18,235More data
Census 2010:18,212More data
Census 2000:17,204More data
Population of the County Seat (Meridian)
Census 2020:1,396 
Census 2010:1,493 
Census 2000:1,491 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN BOSQUE COUNTY - 2023 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.
Clifton city:3,532More data
Cranfills Gap city:286More data
Iredell city:318More data
Meridian city:1,429More data
Morgan city:471More data
Valley Mills city (pt.):1,273More data
Walnut Springs city:878More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:983.0More data
Water Area:19.6More data
Total Area:1,002.5More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:18.55More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:0.00More data
Percent Rural:100.00More data
Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)     «Population Estimates by Age, Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin»
Percent Hispanic:20.4%More data
Race - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:93.7%More data
Percent African American Alone:2.5%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.1%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.8%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:75.0%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:1.9%More data
Age - 2022 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups Chart»
17 and Under:20.7%More data
65 and Older:25.1%More data
85 and Older:2.8%More data
Median Age:46.4More data
Per Capita Income - 2022 (BEA):     «Per Capita Income History Chart»$52,462More data
Total Personal Income - 2022 (BEA):$980,882,000More data
Median Household Income - 2022 (Census Bureau):     «Median Household Income History Chart»$61,048More data
Poverty - 2022 (Census Bureau)     «Poverty Chart»
Percent of Population in Poverty:12.4%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:18.9%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2018-2022 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)     «ACS 5-Year Estimates, S1501, Educational Attainment 🗗»
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:87.7% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:19.0% 
Pay (BLS)     «Pay History Chart»
Average Annual Pay - 2023:$51,348More data
Average Annual Pay - 2022:$48,314 
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$45,356 
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$44,802 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$41,632 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)     «Unemployment History Chart»
Unemployment Rate - 2023:3.5More data
Unemployment Rate - 2022:3.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2021:4.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2020:5.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.4 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2022
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»   «Tax Rate History with Chart»$0.400000More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»   «Levy History with Chart»$6,973,388,821More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$2,629,363,851More data
Total Actual Levy:$10,517,455More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History     «Sales Tax History Chart»
CY 2023:$1,167,177More data
CY 2022:$893,498 
CY 2021:$817,038 
CY 2020:$734,008 
CY 2019:$625,717 
Centerline Miles - 2022
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:0.000More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:111.993More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:230.200More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:3.853More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:346.046More data
City Streets:88.693More data
Certified County Roads:665.753More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:12.703More data
Off-System Subtotal:767.149More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,113.195More data
Lane Miles - 2022
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:0.000More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:229.103More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:460.400More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:7.706More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:697.209More data
City Streets:177.386More data
Certified County Roads:1,331.506More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:25.406More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,534.298More data
County Total:2,231.507More data
Miles Travelled on County Roads     «Mileage History with Chart»
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2021»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2022»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017 🗗»     «2017 County Profile 🗗»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Bosque County QuickFacts 🗗»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles 🗗»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Bosque County History 🗗»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Bosque County 🗗»

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

Airports in Bosque County.
Hospitals in Bosque County.
Prisons in Bosque County.