Dallam County Profile

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The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History»   «Group Quarters»  «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2022:7,241More data
Estimate 2021:7,188 
Census 2020:7,121More data
Census 2010:6,703More data
Census 2000:6,222More data
Population of the County Seat (Dalhart)
Census 2020:8,447 
Census 2010:7,930 
Census 2000:7,237 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN DALLAM 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.
Dalhart city (pt.):5,579More data
Texline town:463More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:1,503.1More data
Water Area:2.0More data
Total Area:1,505.1More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:4.74More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:76.46More data
Percent Rural:23.54More data
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:47.6%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:91.3%More data
Percent African American Alone:2.7%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:2.5%More data
Percent Asian Alone:1.7%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.7%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:47.7%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:1.9%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:32.8%More data
65 and Older:11.8%More data
85 and Older:1.1%More data
Median Age:31.6More data
Per Capita Income - 2021 (BEA):$70,511More data
Total Personal Income - 2021 (BEA):$505,704,000More data
Median Household Income - 2021 (Census Bureau):$70,895More data
Poverty - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:10.5%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:16.4%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2017-2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:70.4% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:15.7% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$53,553More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$50,496 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$45,744 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$44,322 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$41,990 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2022:2.4More data
Unemployment Rate - 2021:2.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2020:2.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:2.0 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:2.0 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.335015More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$1,792,357,143More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,216,596,829More data
Total Actual Levy:$4,075,782More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2022:$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:101.659More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:27.318More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:172.793More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:301.770More data
City Streets:53.371More data
Certified County Roads:495.964More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:549.335More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:851.105More data
Lane Miles - 2021
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:296.668More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:55.570More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:346.200More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:698.438More data
City Streets:106.742More data
Certified County Roads:991.928More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,098.670More data
County Total:1,797.108More 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):     «Dallam County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
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.