Culberson 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 Chart»   «Group Quarters»   «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2022:2,155More data
Estimate 2021:2,182 
Census 2020:2,188More data
Census 2010:2,398More data
Census 2000:2,975More data
Population of the County Seat (Van Horn)
Census 2020:1,941 
Census 2010:2,063 
Census 2000:2,435 
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.
Van Horn town:1,920More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:3,812.2More data
Water Area:0.2More data
Total Area:3,812.4More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:0.57More 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:69.6%More data
Race - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:90.2%More data
Percent African American Alone:2.0%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:2.5%More data
Percent Asian Alone:2.3%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:3.0%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:24.5%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:1.8%More data
Age - 2022 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups Chart»
17 and Under:22.8%More data
65 and Older:21.4%More data
85 and Older:2.7%More data
Median Age:40.7More data
Per Capita Income - 2021 (BEA):     «Per Capita Income History Chart»$71,297More data
Total Personal Income - 2021 (BEA):$156,354,000More data
Median Household Income - 2021 (Census Bureau):     «Median Household Income History Chart»$48,217More data
Poverty - 2021 (Census Bureau)     «Poverty Chart»
Percent of Population in Poverty:19.6%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)     «ACS 5-Year Estimates, S1501, Educational Attainment»
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:63.7% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:17.2% 
Pay (BLS)     «Pay History Chart»
Average Annual Pay - 2022:$78,798More data
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$66,865 
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$60,932 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$55,299 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$51,634 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)     «Unemployment History Chart»
Unemployment Rate - 2022:2.9More data
Unemployment Rate - 2021:4.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2020:6.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:4.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.1 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2022
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»   «Tax Rate History with Chart»$0.078031More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»   «Levy History with Chart»$7,509,306,207More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$6,974,887,748More data
Total Actual Levy:$5,442,538More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2022:$N/AMore data
CY 2021:$N/A 
CY 2020:$N/A 
CY 2019:$N/A 
CY 2018:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2022
IH Highways:43.579More data
US Highways:53.138More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:59.477More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:128.284More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:35.488More data
On-System Subtotal:319.966More data
City Streets:27.875More data
Certified County Roads:516.102More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:19.332More data
Off-System Subtotal:563.309More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:883.275More data
Lane Miles - 2022
IH Highways:174.316More data
US Highways:130.205More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:124.410More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:256.568More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:70.976More data
On-System Subtotal:756.475More data
City Streets:55.750More data
Certified County Roads:1,032.204More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:38.664More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,126.618More data
County Total:1,883.093More data
Miles Travelled on County Roads     «Mileage History with Chart»
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2021»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2021»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»     «2017 County Profile»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Culberson County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Culberson County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Culberson County»

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

Airports in Culberson County.
Hospitals in Culberson County.
Prisons in Culberson County.