Harrison 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 2021:69,150More data
Census 2020:68,839More data
Census 2010:65,631More data
Census 2000:62,110More data
Population of the County Seat (Marshall)
Census 2020:23,392 
Census 2010:23,523 
Census 2000:23,935 
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.
Hallsville city:4,528More data
Longview city (pt.):2,409More data
Marshall city:22,662More data
Scottsville city:338More data
Uncertain city:88More data
Waskom city:1,946More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:900.1More data
Water Area:15.7More data
Total Area:915.8More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:76.48More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:43.95More data
Percent Rural:56.05More data
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:14.3%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:75.1%More data
Percent African American Alone:20.6%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.4%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.0%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:62.8%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:20.1%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:24.7%More data
65 and Older:18.0%More data
85 and Older:1.8%More data
Median Age:39.3More data
Per Capita Income - 2020 (BEA):$45,396More data
Total Personal Income - 2020 (BEA):$3,013,683,000More data
Median Household Income - 2020 (Census Bureau):$55,198More data
Poverty - 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:15.6%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:21.9%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2016-2020 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:86.4% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:20.3% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$53,158More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$51,295 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$51,401 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$49,400 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$47,003 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2021:6.6More data
Unemployment Rate - 2020:7.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:4.0 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:4.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:5.3 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.435260More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$8,622,307,297More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$7,082,316,628More data
Total Actual Levy:$30,826,491More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2021:$N/AMore data
CY 2020:$N/A 
CY 2019:$N/A 
CY 2018:$N/A 
CY 2017:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2020
IH Highways:39.129More data
US Highways:62.951More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:69.731More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:263.897More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:2.592More data
Frontage Roads:36.941More data
On-System Subtotal:475.241More data
City Streets:273.616More data
Certified County Roads:724.850More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:32.887More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,031.353More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,506.594More data
Lane Miles - 2020
IH Highways:156.516More data
US Highways:211.357More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:199.104More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:532.544More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:4.441More data
Frontage Roads:73.882More data
On-System Subtotal:1,177.844More data
City Streets:550.924More data
Certified County Roads:1,449.700More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:65.774More data
Off-System Subtotal:2,066.398More data
County Total:3,244.242More 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):     «Harrison County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Harrison County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Harrison County»

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

Airports in Harrison County.
Hospitals in Harrison County.
Prisons in Harrison County.