Harrison 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 2019:66,553More data
Estimate 2018:66,584 
Estimate 2017:66,468 
Estimate 2016:66,611 
Estimate 2015:66,685 
Estimate 2014:66,581 
Estimate 2013:66,267 
Estimate 2012:66,256 
Estimate 2011:66,338 
Census 2010:65,631More data
Census 2000:62,110More data
Population of the County Seat (Marshall)
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:4,296More data
Longview city (pt.):1,958More data
Marshall city:22,831More data
Scottsville city:354More data
Uncertain city:92More data
Waskom city:2,190More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:900.1More data
Water Area:15.7More data
Total Area:915.8More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:72.92More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:43.95More data
Percent Rural:56.05More data
Ethnicity - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:13.3%More data
Race - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:75.0%More data
Percent African American Alone:21.1%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.2%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.7%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:63.4%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:20.6%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:25.3%More data
65 and Older:16.9%More data
85 and Older:1.9%More data
Median Age:38.3More data
Per Capita Income - 2018 (BEA):$41,917More data
Total Personal Income - 2018 (BEA):$2,796,985,000More data
Median Household Income - 2018 (Census Bureau):$50,131More data
Poverty - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:14.7%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:22.8%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:84.9% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:19.1% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$49,400More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$47,003 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$46,864 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$48,422 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$49,579 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2019:4.0More data
Unemployment Rate - 2018:4.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:5.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:6.0 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:5.2 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.349800More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$7,733,226,748More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$6,251,228,445More data
Total Actual Levy:$21,866,797More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2019:$N/AMore data
CY 2018:$N/A 
CY 2017:$N/A 
CY 2016:$N/A 
CY 2015:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2018
IH Highways:39.129More data
US Highways:62.902More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:69.722More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:263.896More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:2.592More data
Frontage Roads:36.938More data
On-System Subtotal:475.179More data
City Streets:270.588More data
Certified County Roads:725.864More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:32.887More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,029.339More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,504.518More data
Lane Miles - 2018
IH Highways:156.516More data
US Highways:214.941More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:202.252More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:532.940More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:4.441More data
Frontage Roads:73.876More data
On-System Subtotal:1,184.966More data
City Streets:544.868More data
Certified County Roads:1,451.728More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:52.637More data
Off-System Subtotal:2,049.233More data
County Total:3,234.199More 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):     «Harrison County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
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.