Dallam 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 2019:7,287More data
Estimate 2018:7,303 
Estimate 2017:7,272 
Estimate 2016:7,357 
Estimate 2015:7,301 
Estimate 2014:7,214 
Estimate 2013:7,110 
Estimate 2012:7,059 
Estimate 2011:6,888 
Census 2010:6,703More data
Census 2000:6,222More data
Population of the County Seat (Dalhart)
Census 2010:7,930 
Census 2000:7,237 
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.
Dalhart city (pt.):5,695More data
Texline town:539More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:1,503.3More data
Water Area:2.0More data
Total Area:1,505.3More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:4.46More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:76.46More data
Percent Rural:23.54More data
Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:47.4%More data
Race - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:92.5%More data
Percent African American Alone:2.4%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:2.3%More data
Percent Asian Alone:1.2%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.2%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.5%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:48.0%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:1.8%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:31.6%More data
65 and Older:11.4%More data
85 and Older:1.3%More data
Median Age:31.9More data
Per Capita Income - 2018 (BEA):$52,148More data
Total Personal Income - 2018 (BEA):$375,466,000More data
Median Household Income - 2018 (Census Bureau):$50,587More data
Poverty - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:12.1%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:18.1%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:69.2% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:13.6% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$44,322More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$41,990 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$42,452 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$41,767 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$41,674 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2019:1.9More data
Unemployment Rate - 2018:2.0 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:2.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:2.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:2.2 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.355000More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$1,628,531,651More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$906,083,633More data
Total Actual Levy:$0More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2019:$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:101.762More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:27.321More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:172.790More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:301.873More data
City Streets:52.593More data
Certified County Roads:495.364More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:547.957More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:849.830More data
Lane Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:284.982More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:55.582More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:346.192More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:686.756More data
City Streets:105.186More data
Certified County Roads:989.792More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,094.978More data
County Total:1,781.734More 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):     «Dallam County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Dallam County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Dallam County»

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

Airports in Dallam County.
Hospitals in Dallam County.
Prisons in Dallam County.