Gregg County Profile

Compiled by
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 2021:124,201More data
Census 2020:124,239More data
Census 2010:121,730More data
Census 2000:111,379More data
Population of the County Seat (Longview)
Census 2020:81,638 
Census 2010:80,455 
Census 2000:73,344 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN GREGG 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.
Clarksville City city (pt.):780More data
East Mountain city (pt.):0More data
Easton city (pt.):468More data
Gladewater city (pt.):3,768More data
Kilgore city (pt.):10,115More data
Lakeport city:972More data
Longview city (pt.):79,353More data
Warren City city (pt.):315More data
White Oak city:6,169More data
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:273.4More data
Water Area:2.4More data
Total Area:275.8More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:454.46More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:86.64More data
Percent Rural:13.36More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:20.1%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:74.2%More data
Percent African American Alone:21.0%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:1.4%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.3%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:56.0%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:20.3%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:25.8%More data
65 and Older:15.8%More data
85 and Older:1.8%More data
Median Age:36.0More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2020 (BEA):$49,152More data
Total Personal Income - 2020 (BEA):$6,106,055,000More data
Median Household Income - 2020 (Census Bureau):$51,394More data
Poverty - 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:18.1%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:26.3%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2016-2020 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:84.6% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:21.2% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$50,131More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$48,465 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$48,485 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$47,516 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$45,650 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2021:6.5More data
Unemployment Rate - 2020:8.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:4.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:5.2 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.297500More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$10,947,643,030More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$9,489,343,747More data
Total Actual Levy:$28,230,797More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2021:$17,264,097More data
CY 2020:$15,187,120 
CY 2019:$16,549,661 
CY 2018:$16,104,528 
CY 2017:$13,988,212 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN GREGG COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2020
IH Highways:16.903More data
US Highways:40.140More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:89.607More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:110.434More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:12.376More data
On-System Subtotal:269.460More data
City Streets:637.133More data
Certified County Roads:255.230More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:892.363More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,161.823More data
Lane Miles - 2020
IH Highways:67.612More data
US Highways:145.848More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:331.891More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:253.021More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:24.517More data
On-System Subtotal:822.889More data
City Streets:1,357.436More data
Certified County Roads:510.460More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,867.896More data
County Total:2,690.785More 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):     «Gregg County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Gregg County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Gregg County»

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

Airports in Gregg County.
Hospitals in Gregg County.
Prisons in Gregg County.