Hood 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 2019:61,643More data
Estimate 2018:60,177 
Estimate 2017:57,973 
Estimate 2016:56,569 
Estimate 2015:55,227 
Estimate 2014:53,812 
Estimate 2013:52,860 
Estimate 2012:52,129 
Estimate 2011:51,563 
Census 2010:51,182More data
Census 2000:41,100More data
Population of the County Seat (Granbury)
Census 2010:7,978 
Census 2000:5,718 
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.
Brazos Bend city:356More data
Cresson city (pt.):426More data
DeCordova city:3,040More data
Granbury city:10,730More data
Lipan city:488More data
Tolar city:1,004More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:420.6More data
Water Area:16.2More data
Total Area:436.8More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:121.68More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:67.15More data
Percent Rural:32.85More data
Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:12.9%More data
Race - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:95.5%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.1%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.9%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.4%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:83.5%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:1.0%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:21.3%More data
65 and Older:24.6%More data
85 and Older:2.7%More data
Median Age:46.2More data
Per Capita Income - 2018 (BEA):$50,741More data
Total Personal Income - 2018 (BEA):$3,071,694,000More data
Median Household Income - 2018 (Census Bureau):$60,917More data
Poverty - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:10.2%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:16.8%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:89.4% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:26.1% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$43,893More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$40,697 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$40,329 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$42,757 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$44,410 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.4More data
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:4.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:4.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:4.5 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.418059More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$7,873,190,667More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$6,429,613,786More data
Total Actual Levy:$26,908,508More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2019:$4,968,419More data
CY 2018:$4,425,428 
CY 2017:$3,881,318 
CY 2016:$3,953,664 
CY 2015:$3,977,543 
Centerline Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:26.355More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:22.547More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:129.215More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:178.117More data
City Streets:91.939More data
Certified County Roads:447.498More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:539.437More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:717.554More data
Lane Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:83.234More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:55.194More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:264.006More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:402.434More data
City Streets:185.306More data
Certified County Roads:894.996More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,080.302More data
County Total:1,482.736More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2017»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2018»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Hood County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Hood County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Hood County»

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

Airports in Hood County.
Hospitals in Hood County.
Prisons in Hood County.