Parker 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 2021:156,764More data
Census 2020:148,222More data
Census 2010:116,927More data
Census 2000:88,495More data
Population of the County Seat (Weatherford)
Census 2020:30,854 
Census 2010:25,250 
Census 2000:19,000 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN PARKER 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.
Aledo city:5,380More data
Annetta town:3,153More data
Annetta North town:572More data
Annetta South town:637More data
Azle city (pt.):2,631More data
Cool city:214More data
Cresson city (pt.):716More data
Fort Worth city (pt.):1,333More data
Hudson Oaks city:2,478More data
Millsap town:386More data
Mineral Wells city (pt.):161More data
Reno city (pt.):3,093More data
Sanctuary town:347More data
Springtown city (pt.):3,355More data
Weatherford city:33,710More data
Willow Park city:5,194More data
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:903.7More data
Water Area:6.4More data
Total Area:910.1More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:164.01More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:43.92More data
Percent Rural:56.08More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:14.0%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:94.4%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.8%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.0%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:81.3%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:1.6%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:24.8%More data
65 and Older:15.7%More data
85 and Older:1.3%More data
Median Age:39.3More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2020 (BEA):$59,929More data
Total Personal Income - 2020 (BEA):$8,881,342,000More data
Median Household Income - 2020 (Census Bureau):$88,617More data
Poverty - 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:8.0%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:9.8%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2016-2020 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:89.0% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:26.7% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$49,562More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$47,844 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$45,586 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$46,502 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$44,030 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2021:4.4More data
Unemployment Rate - 2020:5.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:2.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.5 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.329362More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$25,018,854,725More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$18,465,121,305More data
Total Actual Levy:$60,817,093More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2021:$13,254,298More data
CY 2020:$11,089,477 
CY 2019:$10,281,940 
CY 2018:$9,055,069 
CY 2017:$8,172,778 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN PARKER COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2020
IH Highways:34.231More data
US Highways:27.811More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:41.261More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:194.721More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.743More data
Frontage Roads:56.487More data
On-System Subtotal:355.254More data
City Streets:398.796More data
Certified County Roads:1,201.448More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,600.244More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,955.498More data
Lane Miles - 2020
IH Highways:152.042More data
US Highways:111.348More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:105.191More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:406.519More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:1.486More data
Frontage Roads:112.813More data
On-System Subtotal:889.399More data
City Streets:806.944More data
Certified County Roads:2,402.896More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:3,209.840More data
County Total:4,099.239More 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):     «Parker County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Parker County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Parker County»

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

Airports in Parker County.
Hospitals in Parker County.
Prisons in Parker County.