Cass County Profile

Compiled by
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 2022:28,539More data
Estimate 2021:28,557 
Census 2020:28,445More data
Census 2010:30,464More data
Census 2000:30,438More data
Population of the County Seat (Linden)
Census 2020:1,825 
Census 2010:1,988 
Census 2000:2,256 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN CASS COUNTY - 2022 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.
Atlanta city:5,427More data
Avinger town:369More data
Bloomburg town:326More data
Domino town:75More data
Douglassville town:211More data
Hughes Springs city (pt.):1,545More data
Linden city:1,814More data
Marietta town:110More data
Queen City city:1,394More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:937.0More data
Water Area:23.4More data
Total Area:960.3More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:30.36More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:25.99More data
Percent Rural:74.01More data
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:5.6%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:79.8%More data
Percent African American Alone:16.7%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:1.9%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:75.0%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:16.4%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:22.5%More data
65 and Older:22.4%More data
85 and Older:2.4%More data
Median Age:43.9More data
Per Capita Income - 2021 (BEA):$46,101More data
Total Personal Income - 2021 (BEA):$1,316,644,000More data
Median Household Income - 2021 (Census Bureau):$42,896More data
Poverty - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:18.2%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:29.9%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2017-2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:86.9% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:17.3% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$40,512More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$39,871 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$37,854 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$36,834 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$37,366 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2022:4.7More data
Unemployment Rate - 2021:6.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2020:7.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:4.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:5.1 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.506873More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$3,390,855,601More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,981,019,975More data
Total Actual Levy:$10,041,255More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2022:$N/AMore data
CY 2021:$N/A 
CY 2020:$N/A 
CY 2019:$N/A 
CY 2018:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2021
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:37.763More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:121.476More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:273.483More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:2.823More data
Frontage Roads:0.992More data
On-System Subtotal:436.537More data
City Streets:135.970More data
Certified County Roads:957.648More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:10.067More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,103.685More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,540.222More data
Lane Miles - 2021
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:149.464More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:272.989More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:550.720More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:5.646More data
Frontage Roads:1.370More data
On-System Subtotal:980.189More data
City Streets:275.044More data
Certified County Roads:1,915.117More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:20.134More data
Off-System Subtotal:2,210.295More data
County Total:3,190.484More 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):     «Cass County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Cass County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Cass County»

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

Airports in Cass County.
Hospitals in Cass County.
Prisons in Cass County.