Hopkins 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 Chart»   «Group Quarters»   «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2022:37,804More data
Estimate 2021:37,237 
Census 2020:36,787More data
Census 2010:35,161More data
Census 2000:31,960More data
Population of the County Seat (Sulphur Springs)
Census 2020:15,941 
Census 2010:15,449 
Census 2000:14,551 
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.
Como town:737More data
Cumby city:699More data
Sulphur Springs city:16,408More data
Tira town:331More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:767.4More data
Water Area:25.3More data
Total Area:792.8More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:47.94More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:40.37More data
Percent Rural:59.63More data
Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:18.7%More data
Race - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:88.3%More data
Percent African American Alone:7.3%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.1%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.2%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.4%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:71.2%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:6.9%More data
Age - 2022 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups Chart»
17 and Under:24.0%More data
65 and Older:18.7%More data
85 and Older:2.0%More data
Median Age:39.2More data
Per Capita Income - 2021 (BEA):     «Per Capita Income History Chart»$50,272More data
Total Personal Income - 2021 (BEA):$1,870,658,000More data
Median Household Income - 2021 (Census Bureau):$56,680More data
Poverty - 2021 (Census Bureau)     «Poverty Chart»
Percent of Population in Poverty:14.5%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:20.6%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2017-2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)     «ACS 5-Year Estimates, S1501, Educational Attainment»
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:86.2% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:21.0% 
Pay (BLS)     «Pay History Chart»
Average Annual Pay - 2022:$48,366More data
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$45,893 
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$42,242 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$40,013 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$39,227 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)     «Unemployment History Chart»
Unemployment Rate - 2022:3.5More data
Unemployment Rate - 2021:4.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2020:5.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.4 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»   «Tax Rate History with Chart»$0.584035More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»   «Levy History with Chart»$3,723,627,693More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$2,352,000,187More data
Total Actual Levy:$13,982,368More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History     «Sales Tax History Chart»
CY 2022:$4,062,626More data
CY 2021:$2,981,688 
CY 2020:$2,676,199 
CY 2019:$2,496,774 
CY 2018:$2,329,768 
Centerline Miles - 2021
IH Highways:33.518More data
US Highways:9.164More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:89.679More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:249.327More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:56.605More data
On-System Subtotal:438.293More data
City Streets:110.860More data
Certified County Roads:841.714More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:11.965More data
Off-System Subtotal:964.539More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,402.832More data
Lane Miles - 2021
IH Highways:134.072More data
US Highways:18.328More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:242.094More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:498.654More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:113.210More data
On-System Subtotal:1,006.358More data
City Streets:221.123More data
Certified County Roads:1,683.428More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:23.930More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,928.481More data
County Total:2,934.839More data
Miles Travelled on County Roads     «Mileage History with Chart»
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2021»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2021»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»     «2017 County Profile»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Hopkins County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Hopkins County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Hopkins County»

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

Airports in Hopkins County.
Hospitals in Hopkins County.
Prisons in Hopkins County.