Live Oak 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 2021:11,377More data
Census 2020:11,335More data
Census 2010:11,531More data
Census 2000:12,309More data
Population of the County Seat (George West)
Census 2020:2,171 
Census 2010:2,445 
Census 2000:2,524 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN LIVE OAK 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.
George West city:2,192More data
Three Rivers city:1,562More data
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:1,039.7More data
Water Area:39.2More data
Total Area:1,078.9More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:10.90More 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:41.3%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:91.0%More data
Percent African American Alone:5.2%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.4%More data
Percent Asian Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.3%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:51.7%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:4.4%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:20.0%More data
65 and Older:21.6%More data
85 and Older:2.7%More data
Median Age:41.5More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2020 (BEA):$38,734More data
Total Personal Income - 2020 (BEA):$477,359,000More data
Median Household Income - 2020 (Census Bureau):$54,031More data
Poverty - 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:17.0%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:23.8%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2016-2020 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:77.6% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:11.1% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$56,158More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$60,583 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$61,089 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$55,304 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$53,684 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2021:6.8More data
Unemployment Rate - 2020:7.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:4.7 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.301630More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$5,121,086,700More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$3,180,162,459More data
Total Actual Levy:$9,592,324More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2021:$2,222,143More data
CY 2020:$1,859,376 
CY 2019:$2,106,394 
CY 2018:$1,688,050 
CY 2017:$1,651,980 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN LIVE OAK COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2020
IH Highways:44.266More data
US Highways:75.495More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:22.509More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:201.787More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:72.645More data
On-System Subtotal:416.702More data
City Streets:44.643More data
Certified County Roads:501.885More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:13.170More data
Off-System Subtotal:559.698More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:976.400More data
Lane Miles - 2020
IH Highways:177.064More data
US Highways:240.294More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:47.076More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:403.574More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:144.783More data
On-System Subtotal:1,012.791More data
City Streets:89.286More data
Certified County Roads:1,003.770More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:26.340More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,119.396More data
County Total:2,132.187More 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):     «Live Oak County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Live Oak County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Live Oak County»

Special Districts in Live Oak County.
School Districts in Live Oak County.
History of City Tax Rates in Live Oak County.

Airports in Live Oak County.
Hospitals in Live Oak County.
Prisons in Live Oak County.