Cass 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 2019:30,026More data
Estimate 2018:30,106 
Estimate 2017:29,966 
Estimate 2016:30,058 
Estimate 2015:30,140 
Estimate 2014:30,123 
Estimate 2013:30,237 
Estimate 2012:30,031 
Estimate 2011:30,281 
Census 2010:30,464More data
Census 2000:30,438More data
Population of the County Seat (Linden)
Census 2010:1,988 
Census 2000:2,256 
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:5,515More data
Avinger town:429More data
Bloomburg town:399More data
Domino town:80More data
Douglassville town:224More data
Hughes Springs city (pt.):1,730More data
Linden city:1,933More data
Marietta town:130More data
Queen City city:1,453More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:937.0More data
Water Area:23.4More data
Total Area:960.3More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:32.51More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:25.99More data
Percent Rural:74.01More data
Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:4.7%More data
Race - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:80.3%More data
Percent African American Alone:16.9%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.7%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.5%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.6%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:76.3%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:16.7%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:22.6%More data
65 and Older:22.1%More data
85 and Older:2.6%More data
Median Age:44.1More data
Per Capita Income - 2018 (BEA):$36,905More data
Total Personal Income - 2018 (BEA):$1,111,548,000More data
Median Household Income - 2018 (Census Bureau):$44,154More data
Poverty - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:20.4%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:32.0%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:85.5% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:16.4% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$36,834More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$37,366 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$36,774 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$35,124 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$35,901 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2019:4.3More data
Unemployment Rate - 2018:5.0 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:5.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:7.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:6.8 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.573702More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$2,880,720,700More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,793,998,399More data
Total Actual Levy:$10,385,631More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2019:$N/AMore data
CY 2018:$N/A 
CY 2017:$N/A 
CY 2016:$N/A 
CY 2015:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:37.707More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:121.448More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:273.454More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:2.823More data
Frontage Roads:1.104More data
On-System Subtotal:436.536More data
City Streets:135.840More data
Certified County Roads:952.735More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:10.067More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,098.642More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,535.178More data
Lane Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:147.698More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:266.071More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:551.707More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:6.422More data
Frontage Roads:1.481More data
On-System Subtotal:973.379More data
City Streets:274.784More data
Certified County Roads:1,903.026More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:20.134More data
Off-System Subtotal:2,197.944More data
County Total:3,171.323More 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):     «Cass County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
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.