Gray 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»   «Group Quarters»  «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2021:21,030More data
Census 2020:21,227More data
Census 2010:22,535More data
Census 2000:22,744More data
Population of the County Seat (Pampa)
Census 2020:16,867 
Census 2010:17,994 
Census 2000:17,887 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN GRAY COUNTY - 2021 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.
Lefors town:412More data
McLean town:654More data
Pampa city:16,474More data
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:926.0More data
Water Area:3.4More data
Total Area:929.3More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:22.92More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:80.61More data
Percent Rural:19.39More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:30.8%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:89.0%More data
Percent African American Alone:5.8%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.8%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.5%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:60.6%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:5.2%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:25.0%More data
65 and Older:16.5%More data
85 and Older:2.0%More data
Median Age:38.0More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2020 (BEA):$45,091More data
Total Personal Income - 2020 (BEA):$976,573,000More data
Median Household Income - 2020 (Census Bureau):$54,141More data
Poverty - 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:14.2%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:18.0%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2016-2020 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:79.7% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:15.1% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$51,763More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$50,606 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$50,227 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$49,587 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$48,287 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2021:6.7More data
Unemployment Rate - 2020:8.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:5.3 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.650560More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$2,117,092,433More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,463,985,937More data
Total Actual Levy:$9,524,107More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2021:$N/AMore data
CY 2020:$N/A 
CY 2019:$N/A 
CY 2018:$N/A 
CY 2017:$N/A 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN GRAY COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2020
IH Highways:25.942More data
US Highways:23.395More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:106.977More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:137.577More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:39.617More data
On-System Subtotal:333.508More data
City Streets:162.339More data
Certified County Roads:600.391More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:762.730More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,096.238More data
Lane Miles - 2020
IH Highways:103.768More data
US Highways:66.407More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:236.225More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:276.846More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:78.816More data
On-System Subtotal:762.062More data
City Streets:331.604More data
Certified County Roads:1,200.782More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,532.386More data
County Total:2,294.448More data
LINKS TO ADDITIONAL DATA
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2020»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2020»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Gray County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Gray County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Gray County»

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

Airports in Gray County.
Hospitals in Gray County.
Prisons in Gray County.