Moore 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 2022:20,996More data
Estimate 2021:21,122 
Census 2020:21,362More data
Census 2010:21,904More data
Census 2000:20,121More data
Population of the County Seat (Dumas)
Census 2020:14,501 
Census 2010:14,691 
Census 2000:13,747 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN MOORE 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.
Cactus city:3,052More data
Dumas city:14,166More data
Fritch city (pt.):10More data
Sunray city:1,697More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:899.7More data
Water Area:9.9More data
Total Area:909.6More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:23.74More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:83.19More data
Percent Rural:16.81More data
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:59.1%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:86.8%More data
Percent African American Alone:4.7%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.7%More data
Percent Asian Alone:5.1%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.3%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.4%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:30.4%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:4.1%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:31.3%More data
65 and Older:12.0%More data
85 and Older:1.3%More data
Median Age:31.9More data
Per Capita Income - 2021 (BEA):$56,634More data
Total Personal Income - 2021 (BEA):$1,195,988,000More data
Median Household Income - 2021 (Census Bureau):$61,833More data
Poverty - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:11.9%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:15.6%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2017-2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:67.1% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:12.9% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$53,336More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$50,466 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$47,714 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$46,724 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$45,318 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2022:2.6More data
Unemployment Rate - 2021:3.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2020:3.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:2.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:2.7 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.550001More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$2,769,750,260More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$2,270,108,981More data
Total Actual Levy:$12,480,732More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2022:$N/AMore data
CY 2021:$N/A 
CY 2020:$N/A 
CY 2019:$N/A 
CY 2018:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2021
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:41.313More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:31.393More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:126.364More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:3.106More data
On-System Subtotal:202.176More data
City Streets:100.174More data
Certified County Roads:336.715More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:8.017More data
Off-System Subtotal:444.906More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:647.082More data
Lane Miles - 2021
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:157.127More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:65.926More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:256.728More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:7.386More data
On-System Subtotal:487.167More data
City Streets:203.454More data
Certified County Roads:673.430More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:16.034More data
Off-System Subtotal:892.918More data
County Total:1,380.085More 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):     «Moore County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Moore County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Moore County»

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

Airports in Moore County.
Hospitals in Moore County.
Prisons in Moore County.