Comanche 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 2019:13,635More data
Estimate 2018:13,540 
Estimate 2017:13,533 
Estimate 2016:13,543 
Estimate 2015:13,395 
Estimate 2014:13,472 
Estimate 2013:13,554 
Estimate 2012:13,723 
Estimate 2011:13,867 
Census 2010:13,974More data
Census 2000:14,026More data
Population of the County Seat (Comanche)
Census 2010:4,335 
Census 2000:4,482 
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.
Comanche city:4,197More data
De Leon city:2,198More data
Gustine town:468More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:937.8More data
Water Area:9.9More data
Total Area:947.7More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:14.90More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:28.54More data
Percent Rural:71.46More data
Ethnicity - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:28.4%More data
Race - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:95.6%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.1%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.2%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.7%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.4%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:69.0%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:0.5%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:22.2%More data
65 and Older:24.3%More data
85 and Older:2.7%More data
Median Age:45.4More data
Per Capita Income - 2018 (BEA):$42,465More data
Total Personal Income - 2018 (BEA):$574,718,000More data
Median Household Income - 2018 (Census Bureau):$52,251More data
Poverty - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:16.4%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:25.0%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:83.8% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:19.8% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$34,632More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$33,298 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$32,037 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$31,548 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$31,337 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.2More data
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:4.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:4.2 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.629960More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$2,688,258,229More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$921,803,770More data
Total Actual Levy:$5,786,114More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2019:$604,962More data
CY 2018:$614,842 
CY 2017:$528,986 
CY 2016:$478,735 
CY 2015:$573,225 
Centerline Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:27.113More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:101.226More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:228.019More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.300More data
Frontage Roads:1.104More data
On-System Subtotal:357.762More data
City Streets:75.828More data
Certified County Roads:744.471More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:14.336More data
Off-System Subtotal:834.635More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,192.397More data
Lane Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:78.972More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:205.473More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:456.506More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.600More data
Frontage Roads:2.208More data
On-System Subtotal:743.759More data
City Streets:151.656More data
Certified County Roads:1,488.942More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:28.672More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,669.270More data
County Total:2,413.029More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2018»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2018»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Comanche County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Comanche County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Comanche County»

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

Airports in Comanche County.
Hospitals in Comanche County.
Prisons in Comanche County.