Morris 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 2021:12,030More data
Census 2020:11,973More data
Census 2010:12,934More data
Census 2000:13,048More data
Population of the County Seat (Daingerfield)
Census 2020:2,522 
Census 2010:2,560 
Census 2000:2,517 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN MORRIS 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.
Daingerfield city:2,510More data
Hughes Springs city (pt.):3More data
Lone Star city:1,407More data
Naples city:1,391More data
Omaha city:936More data
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:252.0More data
Water Area:6.7More data
Total Area:258.7More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:47.51More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:21.58More data
Percent Rural:78.42More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:11.5%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:72.1%More data
Percent African American Alone:22.6%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.5%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.2%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.8%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:62.6%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:21.8%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:23.3%More data
65 and Older:21.9%More data
85 and Older:2.4%More data
Median Age:42.2More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2020 (BEA):$43,036More data
Total Personal Income - 2020 (BEA):$533,340,000More data
Median Household Income - 2020 (Census Bureau):$45,122More data
Poverty - 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:17.0%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:25.1%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2016-2020 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:91.1% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:14.1% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$51,877More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$49,755 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$52,542 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$52,675 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$47,229 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2021:10.5More data
Unemployment Rate - 2020:11.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:5.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:6.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:8.7 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.551057More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$1,136,257,515More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$824,067,081More data
Total Actual Levy:$4,541,079More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2021:$406,339More data
CY 2020:$466,156 
CY 2019:$493,386 
CY 2018:$469,252 
CY 2017:$403,249 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN MORRIS COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2020
IH Highways:7.122More data
US Highways:40.572More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:29.724More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:55.883More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:1.242More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:134.543More data
City Streets:73.674More data
Certified County Roads:258.013More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.557More data
Off-System Subtotal:332.244More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:466.787More data
Lane Miles - 2020
IH Highways:28.488More data
US Highways:136.684More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:79.401More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:113.534More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:2.484More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:360.591More data
City Streets:147.348More data
Certified County Roads:518.266More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:1.114More data
Off-System Subtotal:666.728More data
County Total:1,027.319More 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):     «Morris County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Morris County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Morris County»

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

Airports in Morris County.
Hospitals in Morris County.
Prisons in Morris County.