Bosque 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)»
Estimate 2021:18,503More data
Census 2020:18,235More 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 - 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.
Clifton city:3,488More data
Cranfills Gap city:282More data
Iredell city:310More data
Meridian city:1,407More data
Morgan city:457More data
Valley Mills city (pt.):1,229More data
Walnut Springs city:815More data
GENERAL INFORMATION
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, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:18.78More data
Percent Rural:81.22More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:19.8%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:94.0%More data
Percent African American Alone:2.5%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.7%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.7%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:75.7%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:1.9%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:20.7%More data
65 and Older:25.1%More data
85 and Older:2.6%More data
Median Age:46.7More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2020 (BEA):$45,635More data
Total Personal Income - 2020 (BEA):$848,954,000More data
Median Household Income - 2020 (Census Bureau):$58,056More data
Poverty - 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:12.5%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:19.2%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2016-2020 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:88.3% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:18.5% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$45,356More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$44,802 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$41,632 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$38,772 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$36,694 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2021:4.6More data
Unemployment Rate - 2020:5.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:4.0 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.462800More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$5,155,881,095More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$2,199,034,607More data
Total Actual Levy:$10,177,132More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2021:$817,038More data
CY 2020:$734,008 
CY 2019:$625,717 
CY 2018:$632,423 
CY 2017:$565,748 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN BOSQUE COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2020
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:0.000More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:111.990More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:230.192More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:3.853More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:346.035More data
City Streets:88.693More data
Certified County Roads:665.747More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:12.703More data
Off-System Subtotal:767.143More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,113.178More data
Lane Miles - 2020
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:0.000More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:226.605More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:460.384More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:7.706More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:694.695More data
City Streets:177.386More data
Certified County Roads:1,331.494More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:25.406More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,534.286More data
County Total:2,228.981More 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):     «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.