King 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 2021:258More data
Census 2020:265More data
Census 2010:286More data
Census 2000:356More data
Population of the County Seat (Guthrie)
Census 2020:151 
Census 2010:160 
Census 2000:Unknown 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN KING 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.
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:910.9More data
Water Area:2.5More data
Total Area:913.3More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:0.29More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:0.00More data
Percent Rural:100.00More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:17.8%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:93.4%More data
Percent African American Alone:2.3%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.2%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.4%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.7%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:76.4%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:2.3%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:29.5%More data
65 and Older:17.4%More data
85 and Older:2.3%More data
Median Age:40.3More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2020 (BEA):$81,541More data
Total Personal Income - 2020 (BEA):$23,076,000More data
Median Household Income - 2020 (Census Bureau):$78,210More data
Poverty - 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:12.4%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:21.3%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2016-2020 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:78.4% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:13.5% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$80,974More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$46,390 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$40,803 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$41,427 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$41,875 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2021:0.9More data
Unemployment Rate - 2020:1.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:2.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:2.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.7 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.934700More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$552,390,144More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$127,728,909More data
Total Actual Levy:$1,193,663More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2021:$N/AMore data
CY 2020:$N/A 
CY 2019:$N/A 
CY 2018:$N/A 
CY 2017:$N/A 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN KING COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2020
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:63.788More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:7.208More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:22.589More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:93.585More data
City Streets:0.000More data
Certified County Roads:199.141More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:199.141More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:292.726More data
Lane Miles - 2020
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:169.009More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:14.416More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:45.178More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:228.603More data
City Streets:0.000More data
Certified County Roads:398.282More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:398.282More data
County Total:626.885More 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):     «King County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «King County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «King County»

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

Airports in King County.
Hospitals in King County.
Prisons in King County.