Fisher 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 2019:3,830More data
Estimate 2018:3,821 
Estimate 2017:3,874 
Estimate 2016:3,877 
Estimate 2015:3,877 
Estimate 2014:3,874 
Estimate 2013:3,859 
Estimate 2012:3,838 
Estimate 2011:3,947 
Census 2010:3,974More data
Census 2000:4,344More data
Population of the County Seat (Roby)
Census 2010:643 
Census 2000:673 
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.
Hamlin city (pt.):0More data
Roby city:619More data
Rotan city:1,438More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:899.0More data
Water Area:2.8More data
Total Area:901.8More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:4.42More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:0.00More data
Percent Rural:100.00More data
Ethnicity - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:28.5%More data
Race - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:91.9%More data
Percent African American Alone:4.2%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.2%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.5%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.2%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.1%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:65.9%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:3.5%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:21.2%More data
65 and Older:24.6%More data
85 and Older:3.6%More data
Median Age:46.3More data
Per Capita Income - 2018 (BEA):$46,444More data
Total Personal Income - 2018 (BEA):$178,298,000More data
Median Household Income - 2018 (Census Bureau):$45,261More data
Poverty - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:15.5%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:21.3%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:85.9% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:18.2% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$42,362More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$39,913 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$38,145 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$37,001 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$36,554 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2019:2.9More data
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:4.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:3.8 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.815649More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$1,000,985,410More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$402,030,080More data
Total Actual Levy:$3,279,154More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2019:$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:32.197More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:53.560More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:188.926More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:274.683More data
City Streets:36.733More data
Certified County Roads:637.337More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:674.070More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:948.753More data
Lane Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:70.588More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:108.790More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:378.246More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:557.624More data
City Streets:73.466More data
Certified County Roads:1,274.674More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,348.140More data
County Total:1,905.764More 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):     «Fisher County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Fisher County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Fisher County»

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

Airports in Fisher County.
Hospitals in Fisher County.
Prisons in Fisher County.