Jack County Profile

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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 2022:8,922More data
Estimate 2021:8,718 
Census 2020:8,474More data
Census 2010:9,044More data
Census 2000:8,763More data
Population of the County Seat (Jacksboro)
Census 2020:4,184 
Census 2010:4,511 
Census 2000:4,533 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN JACK COUNTY - 2022 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.
Bryson city:454More data
Jacksboro city:4,339More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:911.0More data
Water Area:9.2More data
Total Area:920.1More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:9.30More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:46.78More data
Percent Rural:53.22More data
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:18.2%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:92.3%More data
Percent African American Alone:4.5%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.3%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.6%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.2%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:75.5%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:4.2%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:21.6%More data
65 and Older:16.8%More data
85 and Older:1.6%More data
Median Age:38.6More data
Per Capita Income - 2021 (BEA):$45,263More data
Total Personal Income - 2021 (BEA):$394,334,000More data
Median Household Income - 2021 (Census Bureau):$51,846More data
Poverty - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:16.0%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)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:81.6% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:14.8% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$53,733More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$52,540 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$50,017 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$60,768 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$50,161 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2022:3.8More data
Unemployment Rate - 2021:5.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2020:7.0 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:2.5 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.543780More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$2,503,956,286More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,214,321,645More data
Total Actual Levy:$6,603,238More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2022:$0More data
CY 2021:$0 
CY 2020:$0 
CY 2019:$0 
CY 2018:$0 
Centerline Miles - 2021
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:71.777More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:61.578More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:135.916More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:2.199More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:271.470More data
City Streets:39.936More data
Certified County Roads:405.253More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:445.189More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:716.659More data
Lane Miles - 2021
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:175.472More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:131.323More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:271.832More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:4.398More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:583.025More data
City Streets:79.872More data
Certified County Roads:810.506More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:890.378More data
County Total:1,473.403More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2021»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2021»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Jack County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Jack County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Jack County»

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

Airports in Jack County.
Hospitals in Jack County.
Prisons in Jack County.