Kerr 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 2019:52,600More data
Estimate 2018:52,415 
Estimate 2017:51,892 
Estimate 2016:51,426 
Estimate 2015:50,880 
Estimate 2014:50,343 
Estimate 2013:49,787 
Estimate 2012:49,719 
Estimate 2011:49,641 
Census 2010:49,625More data
Census 2000:43,653More data
Population of the County Seat (Kerrville)
Census 2010:22,347 
Census 2000:20,425 
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.
Ingram city:1,877More data
Kerrville city:23,729More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:1,103.3More data
Water Area:4.0More data
Total Area:1,107.3More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:44.98More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:58.90More data
Percent Rural:41.10More data
Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:27.5%More data
Race - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:93.9%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.9%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.1%More data
Percent Asian Alone:1.1%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.8%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:68.4%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:1.5%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:19.2%More data
65 and Older:27.7%More data
85 and Older:3.6%More data
Median Age:48.1More data
Per Capita Income - 2018 (BEA):$50,150More data
Total Personal Income - 2018 (BEA):$2,628,122,000More data
Median Household Income - 2018 (Census Bureau):$53,704More data
Poverty - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:13.9%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:23.3%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:88.5% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:25.6% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$41,998More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$41,234 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$40,533 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$39,309 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$37,595 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.0More data
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:3.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:3.7 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.515000More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$7,119,284,653More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$4,895,745,779More data
Total Actual Levy:$25,227,317More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2019:$4,242,039More data
CY 2018:$4,017,846 
CY 2017:$3,829,287 
CY 2016:$3,694,231 
CY 2015:$3,540,579 
Centerline Miles - 2018
IH Highways:37.501More data
US Highways:16.772More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:139.599More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:79.746More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:17.419More data
On-System Subtotal:291.037More data
City Streets:161.744More data
Certified County Roads:450.900More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:612.644More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:903.681More data
Lane Miles - 2018
IH Highways:150.004More data
US Highways:35.674More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:329.199More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:161.740More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:34.838More data
On-System Subtotal:711.455More data
City Streets:327.084More data
Certified County Roads:902.766More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,229.850More data
County Total:1,941.305More 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):     «Kerr County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Kerr County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Kerr County»

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

Airports in Kerr County.
Hospitals in Kerr County.
Prisons in Kerr County.