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»   «Group Quarters»  «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2021:37,211More data
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 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN HOPKINS 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.
Como town:732More data
Cumby city:695More data
Sulphur Springs city:15,995More data
Tira town:327More data
GENERAL INFORMATION
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
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:18.3%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:88.5%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:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.1%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:71.9%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:6.8%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:24.3%More data
65 and Older:18.5%More data
85 and Older:1.9%More data
Median Age:39.3More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2020 (BEA):$45,219More data
Total Personal Income - 2020 (BEA):$1,680,787,000More data
Median Household Income - 2020 (Census Bureau):$53,634More data
Poverty - 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:12.7%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:18.9%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2016-2020 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:84.9% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:21.3% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$45,893More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$42,242 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$40,013 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$39,227 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$38,449 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2021:4.3More data
Unemployment Rate - 2020:5.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.6 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.584035More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$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
CY 2021:$2,981,688More data
CY 2020:$2,676,199 
CY 2019:$2,496,774 
CY 2018:$2,329,768 
CY 2017:$2,110,446 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN HOPKINS COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2020
IH Highways:33.466More data
US Highways:9.164More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:89.679More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:249.309More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:56.604More data
On-System Subtotal:438.222More data
City Streets:110.558More data
Certified County Roads:834.812More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:11.965More data
Off-System Subtotal:957.335More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,395.557More data
Lane Miles - 2020
IH Highways:133.864More data
US Highways:18.328More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:242.094More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:498.618More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:113.208More data
On-System Subtotal:1,006.112More data
City Streets:220.519More data
Certified County Roads:1,669.624More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:23.930More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,914.073More data
County Total:2,920.185More 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):     «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.